Articles of Interest
January 16, 2017, 5:10pm

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ROANOKE, Va. — On March 18, 1991, my life changed. I was an 18-year-old student at a community college in southwestern Virginia, working out at the gym, when I got a headache. … Read more »

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January 16, 2017, 5:08pm

By Charles M. Blow – The New York Times.

On Friday, the Georgia congressman, civil rights icon and Donald Trump inauguration-boycotter John Lewis told NBC’s Chuck Todd something that I believe millions of Americans are thinking.

“I don’t see this

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January 16, 2017, 5:07pm

By The Editorial Board – The New York Times.

Donald Trump has been consistent on one thing. He wants to weaken or end regulations on businesses and industries. As if on cue, House Republicans and a handful of Democrats recently … Read more »

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January 16, 2017, 5:05pm

By Paul Krugman – The New York Times.

As a young man, Congressman John Lewis, who represents most of Atlanta, literally put his life on the line in pursuit of justice. As a key civil rights leader, he endured multiple

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January 14, 2017, 4:25pm

In 1965, fewer than 2 percent of eligible African Americans living in Selma, Ala., were registered to vote. As we all know, this was the result of laws and policies … Read more »

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January 14, 2017, 4:24pm

By Kathleen Parker – The New York Times

Republicans can argue until their last breath that Trump objectors are sore losers, but isn’t more at stake than “mere politics”? This phrase has been rendered quaint by such serious issues as … Read more »

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January 14, 2017, 4:22pm

By Roger Cohen – The New York Times.

There’s a mood of confidence in Moscow bordering on triumphalism. Russia is dictating the grim outcome in Syria. It has annexed with impunity part of Ukraine and set limits on the country’s … Read more »

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January 14, 2017, 4:20pm

By Nick Cohen – The Guardian

Post-truth politics isn’t a coherent description of the world but a cry of despair. Propositions have not stopped being right or wrong just because of the invention of Facebook. Whatever the authoritarian cults who … Read more »

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January 14, 2017, 3:46am

By Paul Krugman – The New York Times.

Thanks, Comey.

The Justice Department’s inspector general is now investigating the way the F.B.I. director conveyed the false impression of an emerging Clinton scandal just days before the election, even as he … Read more »

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January 14, 2017, 3:02am

The New York Times Editorial Board.

President-elect Donald Trump’s decision to appoint his son-in-law, Jared Kushner, as a senior White House adviser very likely violates a federal anti-nepotism law, and shows again how little he seems to care about … Read more »

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