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How do we reduce political polarization? America's veterans can show us the way

Last month, I had the honor of helping a group of military veterans prepare for a new expedition — a foray into politics as candidates for elected office. The participants in the newly launched Veterans Program for Politics and Civic Engagement, created by Syracuse University’s Maxwell School of Citizenship and its Institute for Veterans and Military Families, were Read More…

Most-read USA TODAY Opinion columns of 2019

Dear Readers: Of the hundreds of columns USA TODAY Opinion publishes each year, some strike more of a chord than others. Below are 10 of our most-read op-eds from 2019, including several you might have missed amid the daily fire hose of news developments. Some of the top pieces had nothing to do with Washington politics: Actor Rob Lowe wrote Read More…