Articles of Interest
January 30, 2017, 2:08pm

By Paul Krugman – The New York Times.

We’re just over a week into the Trump-Putin regime, and it’s already getting hard to keep track of the disasters. Remember the president’s temper tantrum over his embarrassingly small inauguration crowd? It … Read more »

January 30, 2017, 2:02pm

By Charles M. Blow – The New York Times.

When Barack Obama was in office — remember the good old days, just over a week ago, when we didn’t wake up every morning and wonder what new atrocity was emanating … Read more »

January 30, 2017, 2:00pm

– The Washington Post.

Michael Morell was deputy director and twice acting director of the CIA.

As you walk through the main lobby of the CIA, your gaze is drawn to the right — toward the Memorial … Read more »

January 29, 2017, 3:32pm

CHRIS SOMMERFELDT – New York Daily News.


President Trump’s most recent executive order effectively bans citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the U.S. for at least 90 days — but some Muslim countries were spared from the order’s … Read more »

January 29, 2017, 2:30pm


CHICAGO — On Friday afternoon, a group of suburban synagogue members clustered at O’Hare International Airport, waiting to greet one of the last Syrian refugee families to be accepted in the United … Read more »

January 29, 2017, 2:28pm

By Loveday Morris – The Washington Post.

Saif Ali quit his job in Baghdad and sold his home and car after his family received their visas to resettle in the United States last month. They were due to fly on … Read more »

January 29, 2017, 2:27pm

By Cindy Boren – The Washington Post.

Mo Farah, a runner who was knighted after becoming the most successful track athlete in Britain’s Olympic history, condemned the executive order banning people from certain Muslim countries, saying that “President Donald Trump … Read more »

January 29, 2017, 2:26pm

The Editorial Board – The New York Times.

First, reflect on the cruelty of President Trump’s decision on Friday to indefinitely suspend the resettlement of Syrian refugees and temporarily ban people from seven predominantly Muslim nations from entering the United … Read more »

January 28, 2017, 12:58pm

By Dana Milbank – The Washington Post.

The most worrisome moment for me in a very ominous week was not President Trump’s bizarre rant about crowd size, his bogus claims about election fraud or his moves toward bringing back torture, … Read more »

January 28, 2017, 12:57pm

By RON WYDEN – The New York Times.

The reason is simple. Without these returns, Americans cannot know whether he is using the presidency to enrich himself and his family. Americans won’t know whether a policy he proposes primarily benefits … Read more »