Articles of Interest
September 03, 2017, 4:03pm


The story started, as many do, with our own confusion.

The most unusual of presidential elections — one marred by Russian trolls, a digital Watergate-style break-in and the winning candidate’s dire warnings

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September 03, 2017, 4:02pm

The calls started flooding in from hundreds of irate North Carolina voters just after 7 a.m. on Election Day last November.

Dozens were told they were … Read more »

August 30, 2017, 7:40pm

By Andrew Keh – The New York Times.

MUNICH — The gray space is carved directly into a grassy hillside, evoking an open wound.

In this way, the Munich 1972 Massacre Memorial, set to open on Sept. 6, is emblematic

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August 28, 2017, 7:12pm

Russian-born real estate developer Felix Sater encouraged then-candidate to consider opportunity before talks collapsed on eve of January 2016 primaries

Carol D. Leonnig, Tom Hamburger, Rosalind S. Helderman – The Independent.

While Donald Trump was running for President … Read more »

August 28, 2017, 6:46pm

This article first appeared on

Dear Trump voter,

If you voted for Donald Trump, I get it. Maybe you feel you’ve been so badly shafted by the system that you didn’t want to go back to politics as usual, … Read more »

August 27, 2017, 2:53pm

The Independent – Jon Sharman

‘It no longer takes a psychiatrist to recognise the alarming patterns of impulsive, reckless, and narcissistic behaviour,’ group claims.

A group of psychiatrists has written to Congress to warn Donald Trump poses a “clear and … Read more »

August 27, 2017, 2:51pm

By  – The New York Times.

What happens when the people of a great nation gradually realize that their leader may not be, er, quite right in the head?

When Caligula became Roman emperor in A.D. 37, the

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August 24, 2017, 7:06pm
On the twelfth of February, 1809, 200 years ago, a young, poor illiterate woman from Virginia, Nancy Hanks Lincoln, gave birth to a son, in a log cabin built along the banks of the south fork of Nolin Creek, near 
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August 24, 2017, 7:04pm


Despite Russia’s attempt to hack the 2016 U.S. election and the voter registration systems of 21 states, an NBC News investigation reveals that election officials in the most heavily populated counties of three crucial … Read more »

August 18, 2017, 6:09pm

By  – The New Yorker.

“President Trump’s weak pushback to hate groups—as if he was trying not to alienate them as voters—compelled me to take up my pen,” David Plunkert, the artist behind next week’s issue, said. Plunkert

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