Articles of Interest
February 09, 2017, 1:49pm

By Andrew Rosenthal – The New York Times.

Any parent who has had children in middle school is familiar with their teenage excuses. First, they complain that the teachers are mean and assign too much homework, then that the reading … Read more »

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February 09, 2017, 1:48pm

To the Editor:

Re “Republicans Vote to Formally Silence Warren” (news article, Feb. 8):

The Republican silencing of Senator Elizabeth Warren on the Senate floor was shameful. That Senator Warren was silenced for reading a letter from the … Read more »

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February 09, 2017, 1:47pm

White House leaks are common, but leakers suggesting the president might be unfit for office are not.

The Huffington Post.

WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump was confused about the dollar: Was it a strong one that’s good for the economy?

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February 08, 2017, 5:08pm

The Editorial Board – The Washington Post.

THE EXECUTIVE ORDER that President Trump signed on Friday calling a temporary halt to travel to the United States from seven predominantly Muslim nations — and indefinitely blocking refugees from the world’s largest … Read more »

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February 08, 2017, 5:07pm

By Dana Milbank – The Washington Post.

Rarely is the question asked: Is our Cabinet secretaries learning?

And if we is being honest with ourself, we says: No, they is not.

Today’s lesson: the education of Betsy DeVos.

DeVos, a … Read more »

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February 07, 2017, 5:58pm

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A sizable minority of Americans don’t understand that Obamacare is just another name for the Affordable Care Act.

This finding, from a poll by Morning Consult, illustrates the extent … Read more »

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February 07, 2017, 5:56pm

Lee C. Bollinger Joins 47 University Presidents Asking President Trump to ‘Rectify or Rescind’ Immigration Order

President Lee C. Bollinger joined 47 leaders at colleges and universities across the U.S. in a letter urging President Trump to “rectify or rescind”

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February 07, 2017, 5:54pm

By Richard Cohen – The Washington Post.

My friend has a teenage son. He’s a good kid, well-behaved, impeccably mannered and exasperatingly unpredictable, as many teenagers are — a man one minute, a boy the next. My friend has schooled … Read more »

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February 07, 2017, 5:50pm

By Eugene Robinson – The Washington Post.

No one should have been surprised when President Trump raged that the “so-called judge” who blocked his travel ban should be blamed “if something happens.” It is clear by … Read more »

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February 07, 2017, 11:37am

When President Trump doesn’t get what he wants, he tends to look for someone to blame — crooked pollsters, fraudulent voters, lying journalists. Anyone who questions him or his actions becomes his foe.

Over the past few days, he’s added … Read more »

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