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Susan J. Demas: How long will Michigan LGBTQs have to wait...

Amid the unfettered joy unleashed by this week's surprise U.S. Supreme Court decision barring LGBTQ discrimination in federal law — thanks in great part...

Susan J. Demas: Michigan gets a true movement for freedom —...

The arguments against Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's emergency orders to fight a pandemic that's killed almost 5,800 in Michigan were always fundamentally unserious, spread through...

Column: Police officers accused of brutal violence often have a history...

As protests against police violence and racism continue in cities throughout the U.S., the public is learning that several of the officers involved in...

Rick Haglund: An economic tsunami is hitting Michigan — and it...

As businesses slowly reopen and workers return to jobs, President Donald Trump is predicting the economy will emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic stronger than...

Column: It’s never been more important to fix Michigan’s broken unemployment...

We are in unprecedented times. The ongoing COVID-19 crisis has disrupted the lives of Michigan’s hardworking families and small business owners like nothing we’ve...

Column: Trump’s environmental rollbacks put Michiganders at risk at the worst...

In the middle of a pandemic, doing everything possible to protect public health should be our leaders’ priority. But instead, the President Trump administration...

Gilda Z. Jacobs: Protests can be a catalyst for racial justice...

The Michigan League for Public Policy has fought against injustice since we were founded in 1912, and right now is one of the most...

Column: Being pro-life has to be more than a slogan

As of this writing, almost 5,600 Michiganders have died as a result of the novel coronavirus.  Those are people – living, breathing humans who had...

Column: U of M resident physicians have stepped up in the...

Across the state and country, health care professionals have been praised as heroes and rightfully so. But for these heroes, they deserve more than...

Susan J. Demas: Women keep having to fight the same battles...

More than eight years ago, a backbencher state senator called the female head of the most powerful public relations firm in Lansing a "hooker." Kelly...

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