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- Feb 5 201726 minutos
America Is Still The Future
A love letter to my new country.
- Feb 6 20173 minutos
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THE OLD WASHINGTON ADAGE OF “Watch what we do, not what we say” is hard to apply to someone as serially outrageous as Donald Trump. But for all his untethered pronouncements about voter fraud and crowd size and media bias, it was President Trump’s br
- Dec 9 20163 minutos
Online 'Sextortion' Is On The Rise
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- Feb 3 201724 minutos
Can California Stop Trumpism At Its Borders?
California is preparing to lead the national revolt against the new president.
- Feb 1 20179 minutos
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- Jan 27 20173 minutos
How Trump-O-Nomics Will Bring Back The '80s
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- Jan 12 20173 minutos
The Revolt of Working Parents
Mothers—and some fathers—are increasingly suing employers for discriminating against working parents. They are succeeding.
- Jan 30 20175 minutos
What Trump's Executive Order on Immigration Does—and Doesn't Do
The Trump administration appears to have reversed the ban on green-card holders from seven predominantly Muslim countries.
- Feb 17 20179 minutos
This 'Swamp' Has No Drain!
It's a bright new day for lobbyists and special interests in Washington, D.C., who seem to have little trouble gaining access to Trump's White House.
- Jan 25 20173 minutos
1984 Isn’t the Only Book Enjoying a Revival
Works by Sinclair Lewis, John Steinbeck, and Hannah Arendt have also had a spike in interest over the past year.
- Jan 27 201711 minutos
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- Feb 6 20174 minutos
Trump Vs. The Rule Of Law
One weekend came close to undoing the firm legal foundation that’s let U.S. business thrive
- Jul 1 20132 minutos
The Art of Efficiency: How to Do One Thing at a Time
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- Jan 30 20175 minutos
Trump’s Uncertainty Principle
Pay no attention to the strongman who may or may not be behind the curtain
- Jan 30 20173 minutos
Denied Clemency, Snowden Remains Trapped In Putin’s Game
RUSSIA WAS NEVER MEANT TO BE Edward Snowden’s final destination. When he decided in 2013 to leave his comfortable job in Hawaii as a U.S. intelligence contractor and expose his government’s most invasive spying programs, the whistle-blower knew he wa
- Dec 29 20167 minutos
Democrats Have a Religion Problem
A conversation with Michael Wear, a former Obama White House staffer, about the party’s illiteracy on and hostility toward faith
- Feb 17 201716 minutos
Putin’s Middle East Dream: The Russia Takeover
Russia is clawing its way back to being a superpower—at the expense of U.S. influence and prestige.
- Jan 22 20175 minutos
Donald Trump's Authoritarian Politics of Memory
Driven by opportunism, pragmatism, or fear, many begin to forget that they used to think certain things were unacceptable.
- Jun 27 20161 minuto
American Slaves Emancipated Themselves
TO MANY AMERICANS, THE END OF SLAVERY is synonymous with Abraham Lincoln, who signed the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863. But that’s hardly the whole story. And it discounts the agency of thousands of slaves who voted with their feet for freedom.
- Dec 12 20164 minutos
La La Land, a Truly Modern Hollywood Musical, Strikes All the Best Chords
LOS ANGELES IS A CITY OF TRAFFIC. So it only makes sense that La La Land, in theaters Dec. 9, opens in the thick of it—a long, glittering caterpillar of cars stopped on an elevated freeway that stretches out to the horizon under an enamel-blue Califo
- Jan 20 201710 minutos
Why Obama Can't Pardon Snowden
A three-year investigation found that key parts of Snowden's story do not check out.
- Jan 10 20174 minutos
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Even America's own government analysts see the American Era drawing to a close.
- Feb 5 20172 minutos
The Circus Comes To America
Covering Washington’s big power shifts, then and now.
- Jan 23 20171 minuto
Why India’s Rupee Reform Isn’t Working
It was meant to stem the influence of “black money.” That requires political change
- Jan 23 20175 minutos
Life At 1600
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- Jan 6 20172 minutos
Why Cuba’s Muslim Population Is Growing
Fidel Castro banned religion when he first took over but in recent years the regime has been more tolerant.
- Dec 1 20163 minutos
Why Violence Against Nurses Has Spiked In The Last Decade
Hospital patients are attacking staff at an alarming rate, and there are no federal regulations requiring employers to provide any protection.
- Feb 5 20179 minutos
Russia: Life After Trust
Once you lose faith in one institution, you start to lose faith in them all. Lessons from Putin’s Moscow.
- Feb 6 20172 minutos
Donald Trump Heads For The War In Syria
Can his “foolproof” plan end a conflict that’s created millions of refugees?
- Feb 10 201710 minutos
Beijing Is Becoming The Global Champion Of Free Trade
In a world confused and disturbed by Trump, China will find it easier to play down its own lack of transparency and accountability. Maybe, finally, it will be able to convert its economic power into political influence.