Articles of Interest
March 13, 2017, 3:07pm

 – The New York Times.

We have now passed the 50-day mark of the Donald Trump administration and one thing is clear: There is no new Trump.

There is only the same old Trump: Dangerous and unpredictable, … Read more »

March 13, 2017, 2:45pm

By Anne Applebaum – The Washington Post.

The Enlightenment belief that we can know and understand reality — that we can measure it, weigh it, judge it, use reason to explain it — underlies all of the achievements of Western … Read more »

March 13, 2017, 2:36pm

By John Podesta – The Washington Post.

John Podesta, the chair of Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign, served as counselor to President Barack Obama and chief of staff to President Bill Clinton.

President Trump’s fake-news pivot isn’t subtle. First he … Read more »

March 11, 2017, 11:15am

By Paul Krugman – The New York Times.
It has long been obvious to anyone following health policy that Republicans would never devise a workable replacement for Obamacare. But the bill unveiled this week is worse than even the cynics … Read more »

March 09, 2017, 4:01pm


The relationship between a new president and the intelligence agencies that serve him can be difficult in the best of times. But it’s hard to imagine a more turbulent transition than

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March 09, 2017, 3:59pm

By Nicholas Kristof – The New York Times.

I enjoyed the show “House of Cards” but always felt that it went a bit too far, that its plot wasn’t plausible. After seven weeks of President Trump, I owe “House of … Read more »

March 08, 2017, 6:32pm
March 08, 2017, 6:30pm
March 08, 2017, 6:29pm

By Jennifer Rubin – The Washington Post.

FBI director tells Justice Department to reject Trump’s wiretap claim

President Trump was “mad — steaming, raging mad,” The Post reports. No one was defending his harebrained assertion that President Barack Obama … Read more »

March 08, 2017, 6:28pm

By Dana Milbank – The Washington Post.

President Trump, long at the forefront of intellectual discovery, last week came up with a major finding: Health-care reform is hard. “Unbelievably complex,” in fact.

“Nobody knew that health care could … Read more »