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Author Archives: Ruth Marcus / Syndicated Columnist

Anonymous sources have a place

WASHINGTON – Let us now praise anonymous sources.The new White House press sec …

On impeaching: Palin 1, Boehner 0

WASHINGTON – – Sarah Palin is right about impeaching President Obama.No, not tha …

A humbling lesson in reconciliation

WASHINGTON – The Israeli soldier shot Yousef Bashir in the back in the front yard of his fat …

Human side shows through in high court’s actions

WASHINGTON – How did the Supreme Court manage to agree unanimously that police must obtain a warrant before searching cellphones, yet split on whether employers must offer contraception as part of their health care plans?

Clinton has unfinished business

WASHINGTON – The past few days have offered vivid illustrations of why Hillary Clinton could decide not to run for president – and why, in the end, I believe she will.

Will hiding the past hurt the future?

BEIJING – The young man approached with an air of furtive urgency, covering his mouth with his hand.

Arts can fuel change in failing schools

WASHINGTON – When Principal Patrick Pope arrived at Savoy Elementary School in the blighted Anacostia neighborhood in March 2011, his impression was bleak: “It was the saddest school I’d ever been in.”