Articles of Interest
February 14, 2017, 6:14pm

By Richard Cohen – The Washington Post

Sooner or later in any administration, Casey Stengel comes to mind. The great Yankee manager, ending his career with the then-hapless New York Mets, looked down the dugout one dismal day in 1962 … Read more »

February 14, 2017, 6:12pm

By Charles M. Blow – The New York Times.

The Trump resistance movement is stretching its wings, engaging its muscles and feeling its power. It is large and strong and tough. It has moved past debilitating grief and into righteous

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February 13, 2017, 3:25pm

Intelligence Community pushes back against a White House it considers leaky, untruthful and penetrated by the Kremlin

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In a recent column, I explained how the still-forming Trump administration is already doing serious harm … Read more »

February 13, 2017, 3:24pm

By Nicholas Kristof – The New York Times.

With the President Trump Reality Show, it’s easy to be distracted by ANGRY ALL-CAPITAL TWEETS or Oval Office tantrums. But resist, and stay focused on matters of life and death.

Consider two

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February 11, 2017, 4:26pm

By Roger Cohen – The New York Times.

Fact-based journalism is a ridiculous, tautological phrase. It’s like talking about oxygen-based human life. There is no other kind. Facts are journalism’s foundation; the pursuit of them, without fear or favor, is

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February 11, 2017, 4:24pm

By Gail Collins – The New York Times.

All these Trumps are getting damned expensive.

Last month, taxpayers forked over nearly $100,000 to protect Eric Trump while he was on a business trip to Uruguay. And the Defense Department

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February 10, 2017, 3:37pm

By Paul Krugman – The New York Times.

What will you do when terrorists attack, or U.S. friction with some foreign power turns into a military confrontation? I don’t mean in your personal life, where you should keep calm and … Read more »

February 10, 2017, 3:35pm

Unfortunately, it’s no contest. Here’s what psychology tells us about life under a leader totally indifferent to the truth.

All presidents lie. Richard Nixon said he was not a crook, yet he orchestrated the most

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February 09, 2017, 1:52pm

By Thomas L. Friedman – The New York Times.

Every day, the president’s behavior becomes more worrying. One day he demeans a federal judge who challenges him; the next day, without evidence, he accuses the media of hiding illegal voting … Read more »

February 09, 2017, 1:50pm

The Editorial Board – The New York Times.

“Government really sucks.” This belief, expressed by the just-confirmed education secretary, Betsy DeVos, in a 2015 speech to educators, may be the only qualification she needed for President Trump.

Ms. DeVos is … Read more »