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Warren and Trump Speeches Attack Corruption, but Two Different Kinds - The New York Times
Warren and Trump Speeches Attack Corruption, but Two Different Kinds  The New York TimesIn New York, Senator Elizabeth Warren described a government compromised by the influence of the wealthy. President Trump, in New Mexico, denounced a ...[read more]

Andrew Yang Knows You May Disagree With Him About Shane Gillis - The New York Times
Andrew Yang Knows You May Disagree With Him About Shane Gillis  The New York TimesMr. Gillis was dropped by “Saturday Night Live” after making racist comments about Asian-Americans and using a slur to refer to Mr. Yang, and Mr. Yang, ...[read more]

How billionaire philanthropy provides reproductive health care when politicians won’t - Vox.com
How billionaire philanthropy provides reproductive health care when politicians won’t  Vox.comHow philanthropists brought us modern contraception — and where we'd be without them.[read more]

Trump is trapped between two impulses on Iran - CNN
Trump is trapped between two impulses on Iran  CNNWashington (CNN) President Donald Trump is stuck in a political box -- largely of his own making -- on Iran, a predicament that becomes more intractable with ...[read more]

Twitter got somewhat more civil when tweets doubled in length. Here’s how we know. - Washington Post
Twitter got somewhat more civil when tweets doubled in length. Here’s how we know.  Washington PostIn November 2017, Twitter announced its decision to double the permissible length of tweets from 140 to 280 characters: Many people complained about the ...[read more]

When Politics Smothers Everyday Life - RealClearPolitics
When Politics Smothers Everyday Life  RealClearPoliticsPartisan politics has crept into every corner of American life. Every topic, from jokes to films, is now refracted through that lens. It's a revoltin' development, as one ...[read more]

Netanyahu fights for his political life as Israel heads to the polls - NBCNews.com
Netanyahu fights for his political life as Israel heads to the polls  NBCNews.comIsraeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was fighting for his political life Tuesday as the country heads to the polls in an unprecedented do-over election.[read more]

5 things to know for September 17: Saudi Arabia, Israel, politics, Ecuador - CNN
5 things to know for September 17: Saudi Arabia, Israel, politics, Ecuador  CNN(CNN) Need some extra cash? Florida is looking to hire 50 new citizen python hunters. Here's what else you need to know to Get Up to Speed and Out the Door.[read more]

Why Marianne Williamson’s Brand Of Spirituality Isn’t Working - FiveThirtyEight
Why Marianne Williamson’s Brand Of Spirituality Isn’t Working  FiveThirtyEightAndrew Yang and Tom Steyer, two of the three nontraditional contenders in the 2020 race, have managed to secure covered spots in the next Democratic ...[read more]

Mitch McConnell: The Man Who Sold America - Rolling Stone
Mitch McConnell: The Man Who Sold America  Rolling StoneHear an audio version of this story below: Fittingly enough, it was hot as blazes in Kentucky when Mitch McConnell slunk back home for Congress' annual ...[read more]