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12 Days of NewsHour: Download the 2014 Shields and Brooks Guide to Holiday Civility

Download our Mark Shields & David Brooks 2014 guide to civility. It’s a handsome addition to any holiday table or political battleground. And while you’re at it, you can grab our 2013 edition for even more sage wisdom from the captains...Show More Summary

12 Days of NewsHour: Unscramble this word jumble!

Can you find these words hidden in the puzzle above? Mark Shields, David Brooks, Judy Woodruff, Gwen Ifill, Hari Sreenivasan, Jeffrey Brown, PBS NewsHour, Marcia Coyle, Margaret Warner, Steve Goldbloom, Culture at Risk, Making Sen$e,...Show More Summary

David Brooks: Warren Can Win

So is David Brooks really writing what he believes to be true, or is he trying to start a bloody primary fight? Either way, this column about Elizabeth Warren is bound to raise some hackles in the Clinton camp -- and put even more pressure...Show More Summary

Brooks: Hillary the Week's 'Big Loser' As Warren Leads New Populist Surge

Friday on PBS's "NewsHour," host Judy Woodruff discussed this weeks political developments with syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks. In that disccusion, Brooks declared "this weeks big loser was Hillary Clinton" since Sen. Show More Summary

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6 days agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

Saturday, 8:45 a.m. to noon: “The Quest for Character” conference. New York Times columnist David Brooks and “Christianity Today” executive editor Andy Crouch what it means to live a life of character, how to have lives filled with meaning and not just accomplishments and more. Show More Summary

The Belief That Career Success Can Make Us Happy Is the Central Illusion of Our Time

From David Brooks in the Times — “The real contradiction of capitalism is that it arouses enormous ambition, but it doesn’t help you define where you should focus it. It doesn’t define an end to which you should devote your life. It nurtures the illusion that career and economic success can lead to fulfillment, which…

David Brooks Loves Cops

David Brooks, a man with a national newspaper platform upon which he can reflect and analyze events for potentially millions of readers, is using that rich platform to ruminate on the recent grand jury non-indictments in the deaths of Eric Garner and Michael Brown, innocent men who were killed for no reason by police officers. Read more...

Former Green Power Ranger Jason David Frank Wants A Crack At CM Punk

Now that former WWE superstar Phil “CM Punk” Brooks has signed on with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), just about every middleweight UFC fighter wants to be the first to fight him. Now the latest person to throw his name into the...Show More Summary

Thomas Frank: Ann Coulter and David Brooks play a sneaky, unserious class card

Post-Ferguson and Staten Island, conservatives are trying to divide with the snob card again. Too bad Dems let them

David Brooks Rows Down River Denial

David Brooks is a kinder, softer version of the Fox talkers. What he says is just as evil, but he shovels it down everyone's throat with a spoonful of sugar and gentle talk. There was really good news on Friday on the jobs front. In spite of Republicans, we had record job creation in November -- over 300,000 jobs. Show More Summary

Actress and Global Leader Kristin Davis Is Well on Her Way Toward Eradicating Global Issues

As an Ambassador of Oxfam and Patron of David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, Kristin Davis Takes A Stand In Hopes To Gain A Following Of This Generation By Brooke Rudisill Above: Kristin Davis meets with students at Lynn University. Photo Credit/P. Show More Summary

Brooks: Whites ‘Need To Acknowedge Legacy Of [Police] Racism’

David Brooks said on “Meet the Press” that we can’t ignore the history of white police and how they’ve mistreated blacks. [Brooks says] white police forces and black communities, and that white people needed to see issues of race and law enforcement from the point of view of black communities.“We all have to have a [...]

Chuck Todd Pretends David Brooks Is An Expert On Race Relations

This is an uncomfortable conversation, Chuck and Brooks both admit. I suppose it's because two white guys, with absolutely no idea what it's like to live with the institutionalized racism that plagues our society, are offering theirShow More Summary

David Brooks: White People ‘Need to Acknowledge Legacy of Racism’ in Police Issues

2 weeks agoNews : Mediaite

New York Times columnist David Brooks told Meet the Press Sunday morning that the legacy of racism had to be confronted when discussing matters of white police forces and black communities, and that white people needed to see issues of race and law enforcement from the point of view of black communities.

Brooks, Shields Slam Obama Over Hagel

Columnists David Brooks and Mark Shields slammed the Obama administration for their treatment of outgoing Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel on Friday's "PBS NewsHour." Shields, who admitted he was a "sympathizer" of Hagel's, said "when you're...Show More Summary

Elizabeth Hurley & Kelly Brook Meet Up & Make It Sexy at Louis Dundas Centre Dinner

Elizabeth Hurley shows off her legs in a little black dress while stepping out of her home with close friend David Furnish on Thursday (November 27) in London, England. The night before, the 49-year-old actress kept it sexy in a plunging dress while hitting the Louis Dundas Centre Dinner at the Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, [...]

Brooks and Marcus: Obama Made Gridlock Worse With Exec Amnesty

Columnists David Brooks and Ruth Marcus argued that President Obama's unilateral action on immigration will make gridlock in Washington worse on Friday's "PBS NewsHour." Brooks stated, "the ones [legal scholars] who think it was an unprecedented...Show More Summary

Mike Fleiss: Harassing Brooke Burke and David Charvet With Physical Threats, Fake Barking Dogs!

The Bachelor creator and executive producer Mike Fleiss is facing criminal charges for harassing David Charvet and Brooke Burke. You won't believe how. An arrest warrant was issued by the Los Angeles County D.A., charging Fleiss with...Show More Summary

What David Brooks Gets Wrong About 'Partyism'

In a recent column, David Brooks announced to parents throughout the United States that if they are judging a potential son or daughter-in-law on political grounds, their "values are out of whack." So I take it that if liberal parents...Show More Summary

Bachelor Creator Mike Fleiss Arrested For Harassing Neighbors David Charvet And Super Talented Lovely Wife, Brooke Burke

If you think you have neighbor problems well, maybe you do, but at least with this latest news regarding the neighborly feud between some Hollywood celebrities, you will know that you’re not alone Mike Fleiss, creator of the Bachelor...Show More Summary

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