Opinion | How the Bidens Treat Hunter’s Daughter

More from our inbox: To the Editor: Re “It’s Seven Grandkids, Mr. President,” by Maureen Dowd (column, July 9), about her sister’s letter to the president urging him to acknowledge a daughter fathered by Hunter Biden: While I completely agree

Opinion | Should Colleges End Legacy Admissions?

More from our inbox: To the Editor: Re “Harvard Faces Complaint Over Legacy Admissions” (news article, July 4): Eliminate legacy admissions? In a word, yes. Harvard purports to promote diversity and equity in its admissions — and yet offers preference

Opinion | St. Louis Is the Struggling Downtown You Haven’t Heard Of — and Right-Wing Policies Are Making Things Worse

Empty storefronts dot most of the blocks around my downtown neighborhood these days and have overtaken some of them. Once a buzzy destination for shoppers and diners, downtown today frequently looks deserted, its visitors presumably repelled by reports of violent