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With “Fear” and Trump, Bob Woodward Has a Bookend to the Nixon Story | The New Yorker
Almost half a century later, the ghost of the scandal that launched Woodward’s career haunts the Trump White House
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2 days ago by robward
A Sexual-Misconduct Allegation Against the Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh Stirs Tension Among Democrats in Congress
The allegation dates back to the early nineteen-eighties, when Kavanaugh was a high-school student at Georgetown Preparatory School, in Bethesda, Maryland, and the woman attended a nearby high school. In the letter, the woman alleged that, during an encounter at a party, Kavanaugh held her down, and that he attempted to force himself on her. She claimed in the letter that Kavanaugh and a classmate of his, both of whom had been drinking, turned up music that was playing in the room to conceal the sound of her protests, and that Kavanaugh covered her mouth with his hand. She was able to free herself. Although the alleged incident took place decades ago and the three individuals involved were minors, the woman said that the memory had been a source of ongoing distress for her, and that she had sought psychological treatment as a result.
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3 days ago by HispanicPundit
What Can We Expect of Vladimir Putin When He Is Scared? | The New Yorker
But Putin also loves to be loved. The suppression of dissent in Russia will probably intensify in the wake of last weekend’s protests, but that will not satisfy him fully. It may secure his power, but it will not repair his numbers. Only war can do that. All he needs is a worthy enemy, and a fitting propaganda campaign, to take people’s minds off their worries and make them feel a part of something great. Expect Russia’s neighbors, once again, to pay for the Kremlin’s instability.
VladimirPutin  politics  dissent  totalitarianism  censorship  protests  internationalrelations  Russia  NewYorker  2018 
5 days ago by inspiral
Can Mark Zuckerberg Fix Facebook Before It Breaks Democracy? | The New Yorker
The most famous entrepreneur of his generation is facing a public reckoning with the power of Big Tech.
facebook  politics  newyorker 
8 days ago by jorgebarba
Doomsday Prep for the Super-Rich | The New Yorker
@mpedson Not what you’re looking for but that reminds me of this piece about rich doomsday preppers
toread  newyorker  apocolypse  thefuture  idiocracy 
10 days ago by edsonm
Treasures from the Color Archive
The historic pigments in the Forbes Collection include the esoteric, the expensive, and the toxic. By Simon Schama
newyorker  colour  color  coms475  history 
13 days ago by intermediated
David Remnick’s Steve Bannon Flop Was a Journalistic Embarrassment – Rolling Stone
When I first heard about his episode, I thought it was a pathetic example of a journalist caving to public pressure. I assumed his motive in inviting Bannon was the same dumb curiosity most reporters have. But in the context of the ludicrous festival, it was really just a crass attempt to monetize the Trump phenomenon, followed by Remnick chickening out and draping himself in the cloak of journalistic martyrdom when he got called on it.
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14 days ago by auerbach
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RT : ⭐️👌😘 editor David Remnick's excuse for inviting Steve Bannon to headline its festival works pretty well…
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15 days ago by kevinmarks
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RT : ⭐️👌😘 editor David Remnick's excuse for inviting Steve Bannon to headline its festival works pretty well…
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15 days ago by theory
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⭐️👌😘 editor David Remnick's excuse for inviting Steve Bannon to headline its festival works pretty well…
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15 days ago by kitoconnell
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⭐️👌😘 editor David Remnick's excuse for inviting Steve Bannon to headline its festival works pretty well…
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