Paul Thornton

Paul Thornton is the Los Angeles Times’ letters editor. He joined the editorial pages in 2005 as a researcher and occasional editorial writer and also served as a Web producer. A UC Berkeley graduate, he lives in Alhambra with his wife, two sons and two cats.
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‘Total exoneration’ by Mueller — another Trump whopper

On President Trump's flailing reaction to the Mueller report release, and more from the week in Opinion.

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The L.A. Times did not endorse Jackie Goldberg, and educators weren’t pleased

In response to an L.A. Times school board endorsement, not one letter sent to us agreed with the editorial board's pick.