Perspectives

Union solidarity will prevail

Worker organizing has quickened. Prominent among the efforts are statewide teachers’ walkouts in West Virginia, Oklahoma, and Arizona, the latter two right-to-work states.

Minnesota election security: Where do we stand?

As a computer scientist focusing on election technology, I spend half my time telling people to worry less, the other half telling them to worry more.

When the republic pollutes the personal

I’ve been thinking: It’s been a great summer. Coffee on patios, conversation with friends, family, peers. But talks that usually would focus on the Minnesota art of “catching up” have routinely devolved into a review of what is happening in our country.