Jeet Heer has posted a timely and excellent essay at New Republic titled "Trump's Racism and the Cultural Marxism Myth." In his essay, Heer recounts much of the background to the Higgins memo that I have documented here, here and here. Show More Summary
The New Republic has published Mark Peterson’s dramatic images of clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia, last weekend between white nationalists at the so-called “Unite the Right” rally, and counter-protesters who showed up to demonstrate against the rising fascist movement. Show More Summary
The United States has teetered on the brink of catastrophe before, and rebuilt itself by rethinking its institutions. It's time to do so again.
Just how desperate are the writers at the New Republic? All of a sudden, they’ve moved from saying that Donald Trump is a neo-Nazi president to saying “Donald Trump is Killing Us: Notes From the End of the World As We Know It.” Writer...Show More Summary
Facebook Inc. announced today that it is expanding its person-to-person e-commerce platform, Marketplace, which will be moving into 17 new countries across Europe, including Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland. Show More Summary
Liberal media outlets have now fully entered tin foil hat mode en masse, but none so more as the failing New Republic. And leading this merry band of lunatics is it’s Editor-at-Large Bob Moser, who today penned an article titled ‘Donald...Show More Summary
Preston striker Sean Maguire is a new face in the Republic of Ireland squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Georgia and Serbia.
Conservatives who’ve rallied behind former Google engineer James Damore traditionally have undermined workers like him, contended The New Republic’s Josephine Livingstone on Wednesday. Livingstone has no use for Damore’s now-famous,Show More Summary
"I just thought it was a cool painting," David Van Auker tells the Arizona Republic. He has good taste. It turns out the painting—which he purchased at a New Mexico estate sale—is a Willem de Kooning that was stolen 31 years ago from the University of Arizona Museum...
New research indicates both groups share a similar contempt for the poor. New research published in the Journal of Religion and Health suggests that Christian evangelical voters are more likely to support Donald Trump and the Republican...Show More Summary
New York, August 10, 2017--Authorities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo should thoroughly and credibly investigate an August 5 police raid on Radio Télévision Chrétienne (RTC), return all seized equipment, ensure the protection of journalist José Mbuyi, and hold all those responsible to account, the Committee to Protect...
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Sam Fossum at The New Republic writes—Trump hasn’t “modernized” the nuclear arsenal. He has made it less accountable: In a series of tweets earlier this morning, the president congratulated himself for updating America’s nuclear weapons system: The sheer number of lies packed into these two tweets is almost impressive. Show More Summary
"Data have turned journalism into a commodity, something to be marketed, tested, calibrated. Perhaps people in the media have always thought this way. But if that impulse existed, it was at least buffered. Journalism’s leaders were vigilant about separating the church of editorial from the secular concerns of business. We can now see the cause […]
The Central African Republic - a land-locked country bordered by Chad and Sudan - has been embroiled in civil war for decades, with new violence erupting in the past weeks.
The New Republic shared an excerpt from Ellen Ulman’s memoir Life in Code. Waxahatchee visited World Cafe for a live performance and interview. Molly Patterson discussed her debut novel Rebellion with Vol. 1 Brooklyn. Stream a recent Car Seat Headrest...
Modifications to the Panama Canal tolls structure have been approved by the Cabinet Council of the Republic of Panama. After a thorough analysis of the current utilization and productivity of the Neopanamax Locks, and after meetings with Panama Canal executives…
THE ATLANTIC ON HOW SILICON VALLEY TOOK OVER JOURNALISM. The piece is written by Franklin Foer, who describes how Chris Hughes, co-founder of Facebook, bought the New Republic and promptly began the Buzzfeed-ification of that once august center-left magazine: My master was Chartbeat, a site that provides writers, editors, and their bosses with a real-time […]
The pursuit of digital readership broke the New Republic—and an entire industry.
New York Times Noam Scheiber, former editor for the liberal New Republic magazine who now covers labor for the paper, sounded rather bitter about another autoworker union setback in the South, under the loaded headline “U.A.W. Accuses...Show More Summary