An article in which the writer expresses their personal opinion, typically one which is controversial or provocative, about a particular issue or item of news: an opinion piece in the Wall Street Journal predicted the closing of practices to new patients
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- The Sunday Independent reported the claim in an article positioned opposite a full-page opinion piece by the minister.
- Coverage in the local papers is nearly daily, from opinion pieces on evicted musicians to straight news stories on protests at City Hall.
- They have an opinion piece from a professor who decided she wanted to download some music legally.
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