Wednesday, 8 Feb 2023

Analysis & Comment

Opinion | Sarah Huckabee Sanders, From Trump’s Mouthpiece to G.O.P. Mascot

Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Frank Bruni Mr. Bruni is a professor of journalism and public policy at Duke University, the author of “The Beauty of Dusk” and a contributing Opinion writer. I keep hearing and […]

Opinion | The Great Construction Mystery

Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Ezra Klein Opinion Columnist Here’s something odd: We’re getting worse at construction. Think of the technology we have today that we didn’t in the 1970s. The new generations of power tools […]

Opinion | How We Construct and Reconstruct Race

Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Jamelle Bouie Opinion Columnist I wrote both my columns this week on policing and democracy. My second column drew from a 2017 paper, “Police Are Our Government: Politics, Political Science, and […]

Opinion | The Logic of Escalation in Ukraine

Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Ross Douthat Opinion Columnist When the Ukrainian military made rapid advances in its autumn campaign, the fears of Russian nuclear retaliation were connected to a longstanding American interpretation of Russian strategic […]

Opinion | The Problem(s) With China’s Population Drop

Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Paul Krugman Opinion Columnist China’s population declined last year, for the first time since the mass deaths associated with Mao Zedong’s disastrous Great Leap Forward in the 1960s. Or maybe it […]

Opinion | Will There Be a Biden Comeback?

Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Ross Douthat Opinion Columnist Something unusual happened to Joe Biden this week. A reputable poll, from The Economist and YouGov, showed him with a positive job approval rating — even hitting […]

Opinion | The Republicans Are Putting Trump Out to Pasture

Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Charles M. Blow Opinion Columnist Many families have a grandfather or an uncle who, in his prime, was the patriarch, the family’s force and compass. His counsel was sought and heeded. […]

Opinion | What in the World Is Happening in Israel?

Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Thomas L. Friedman Opinion Columnist A week of reporting from Israel and the West Bank has left me feeling that the prospect for a two-state solution has all but vanished. But […]

Population Growth Is Making Hurricanes More Expensive

The 2022 Atlantic hurricane season, which ended this week, was one of the most destructive on record. Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Ian Prasad Philbrick and Ashley Wu Hurricane season in the Atlantic Ocean ended this […]

Opinion | Georgia Voters Defy Efforts to Suppress Them

Send any friend a story As a subscriber, you have 10 gift articles to give each month. Anyone can read what you share. By Charles M. Blow Opinion Columnist Tuesday afternoon, I waited over an hour and a half to vote in Atlanta in the Georgia Senate runoff between Democrat Raphael Warnock and Republican Herschel […]