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20150905_155052 (1)I collect links to articles, blogs, publications, and online destinations as I travel in cyberspace.  I try to maintain alphabetical organisation but where articles present alternative analyses of the same topic or subject, I place them in close proximity to make reading easier.  The links should reflect a wide range of perspective, opinion, and bias.

Links are grouped under sub-headings:  Articles, Blogs, China Primer, Environment, Health Research, Media, Opinion and Perspective, Reference Sources News, Trump’s America, Ukraine Crisis.  Groupings are added as needed.  Scrolling through the links seems to take forever, a point my younger brother once made but a small effort is handsomely rewarded.

I test each link prior to publication.

Articles

Add Your Own Egg  http://thepointmag.com/2016/examined-life/add-your-own-egg

After I Lived in Norway, America Seemed Backward  http://www.thenation.com/article/after-i-lived-in-norway-america-felt-backward-heres-why/

Aftermath: Sixteen Writers on Trump’s America  http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/11/21/aftermath-sixteen-writers-on-trumps-America

After These Days of Rage  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/11/09/opinion/after-these-days-of-rage.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&version=Moth-Visible&moduleDetail=inside-nyt-region-1&module=inside-nyt-region&region=inside-nyt-region&WT.nav=inside-nyt-region

Angela Merkel and her Press Corps Show How Big Democracies Are Supposed to Operate  http://www.economist.com/blogs/democracyinamerica/2017/03/german-lessons

Angry History: The Deep Roots of Modern Resentment (book review)  http://www.economist.com/news/books-and-arts/21715636-original-attempt-explain-todays-paranoid-hatreds-deep-roots-modern-resentment

Atheism: Christopher Hitchens Was Shaky About His Atheism (book review)  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/14/us/christopher-hitchens-was-shaky-in-his-atheism-new-book-suggests.html

Atheism: The Closed Mind of Richard Dawkins  http://www.newstatesman.com/culture/2014/10/closed-mind-richard-dawkins

Atheism: Richard Dawkins: I Can’t Be Sure God Does Not Exist  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/religion/9102740/Richard-Dawkins-I-cant-be-sure-God-does-not-exist.html

Atheism:  Lunging, Flailing, Mispunching by Terry Eagleton (book review) The God Delusion by Richard Dawkins  http://www.lrb.co.uk/v28/n20/terry-eagleton/lunging-flailing-mispunching

Atheism: Why Humans Find it Hard to Do Away with Religion  http://www.newstatesman.com/culture/books/2016/01/why-humans-find-it-hard-do-away-religion

Authoritarianism Goes Global  (book review)  https://literaryreview.co.uk/fatal-attraction-2

Aziz Ansari: He Lays into Donald Trump’s Casual ‘White Supremacy’ on SNL  http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2017/01/21/aziz-ansari-lays-into-donald-trump-s-casual-white-supremacy-on-snl.html

Beethoven’s Moonlight Sonata  http://all-about-beethoven.com/moonsonata.html

Beyond Anger: The Emotion that Saturates Our Politics and Culture  https://aeon.co/essays/there-s-no-emotion-we-ought-to-think-harder-about-than-anger

Big Data, Google, and the End of Free Will   http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/50bb4830-6a4c-11e6-ae5b-a7cc5dd5a28c.html#axzz4ITEeTSei

Bitcoin: Peer to Peer Electronic Cash System  https://bitcoin.org/bitcoin.pdf

Blockchain: A Primer  http://www.pcmag.com/article/351486/blockchain-the-invisible-technology-thats-changing-the-wor

Brexit: Aftershocks and More Rifts  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/25/world/europe/brexit-aftershocks-more-rifts-in-europe-and-in-britain-too.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=span-abc-region&region=span-abc-region&WT.nav=span-abc-region&_r=0

Brexit: Britain Votes to Leave EU http://ipolitics.ca/2016/06/24/britain-votes-to-leave-eu/

Brexit: Can They Change Their Minds?  http://www.theatlantic.com/news/archive/2016/06/brexit-can-they-change-their-minds/488738/

Brexit: Here Are The Basics  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/25/world/europe/overwhelmed-by-brexit-here-are-the-basics.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=span-abc-region&region=span-abc-region&WT.nav=span-abc-region&_r=0

Brexit: The Aftershocks (collection of articles)  http://www.economist.com/brexit

Brexit: Britain Votes on Brexit Today and Here’s What’s at Stake  https://www.firstthings.com/web-exclusives/2016/06/britain-votes-on-brexit-today-heres-whats-at-stake

Brexit: Why Remain Lost  http://www.newyorker.com/news/john-cassidy/why-the-remain-campaign-lost-the-brexit-vote

Britain is a Free Country Thanks to the Queen  http://www.standpointmag.co.uk/features-january-february-2016-andrew-gimson-monarchy-safeguards-liberty?page=0%2C0%2C0%2C0%2C0%2C0%2C0%2C0%2C0%2C0%2C0

Canada Leading the Free World (oped piece)  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/04/opinion/sunday/canada-leading-the-free-world.html?ref=opinion

Can We Live with Contradiction?  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/29/opinion/can-we-live-with-contradiction.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-right-region&region=opinion-c-col-right-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-right-region

The Case Against Democracy  http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/11/07/the-case-against-democracy

The Case for the Liberal Arts  http://www.theimaginativeconservative.org/2015/05/why-the-case-for-the-liberal-arts-is-stronger-than-ever.html

The Case for the Liberal Arts and Philosophy  https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/grade-point/wp/2015/12/24/a-harvard-medical-school-professor-makes-the-case-for-the-liberal-arts-and-philosophy/

Castles in the Air: American democracy and dream are castles in the air.  Whither goeth the one, so goeth the other, these days, Up in Smoke and the Spout  http://www.laphamsquarterly.org/home/castles-air

The Centenary of the Russian Revolution Should Be Mourned, Not Celebrated  http://www.spectator.co.uk/2016/12/the-centenary-of-the-russian-revolution-should-be-mourned-not-celebrated/

The Centenary of the Russian Revolution: Ten Days that Shook the World by John Reed (digital version)  http://libcom.org/files/Ten%20Days%20That%20Shook%20the%20World%20-%20Reed,%20John.pdf

A Christmas Eve Carol  https://www.firstthings.com/web-exclusives/2016/12/a-christmas-eve-carol

The Closing of the Liberal Mind  http://www.newstatesman.com/politics/uk/2016/11/closing-liberal-mind

Confronting Religious Revivalism  http://bostonreview.net/forum/avishai-margalit-assaf-sharon-confronting-religious-revivalism

Conservatism in Canada:  Social Conservatives Have Chosen Andrew Scheer and his Perma-smirk  https://www.hilltimes.com/2017/05/28/social-conservatives-chosen-andrew-scheer-perma-smirk/108546

Conservatism in Canada:  Andrew Scheer and the Conservative Party’s Future  http://www.macleans.ca/politics/ottawa/andrew-scheer-and-the-conservative-partys-future/

Corporate Executives Make More Money Than Anyone Reports  http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2016/09/executives-making-way-more-than-reported/499850/

Consider a Monarchy, America  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/11/06/opinion/sunday/consider-a-monarchy-america.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&version=Moth-Visible&moduleDetail=inside-nyt-region-1&module=inside-nyt-region&region=inside-nyt-region&WT.nav=inside-nyt-region&_r=0

Craig Wright: Is He Satoshi Nakamoto?  http://www.economist.com/news/briefings/21698061-craig-steven-wright-claims-be-satoshi-nakamoto-bitcoin

Craig Wright: Where is the Proof?  http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-36213580

Craig Wright: How Blockchain Will Revolutionise Your Life  https://aeon.co/essays/how-blockchain-will-revolutionise-far-more-than-money

David’s Ankles: How Imperfections Could Bring Down the World’s Perfect Statue  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/21/magazine/davids-ankles-how-imperfections-could-bring-down-the-worlds-most-perfect-statue.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=photo-spot-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

The Distribution of Wealth in America, 1983-2013  https://hudson.org/research/13095-the-distribution-of-wealth-in-america-1983-2013

Don’t Fight Sober (book review)  http://www.lrb.co.uk/v39/n01/mike-jay/dont-fight-sober

Donald Trump’s Plot Against America  https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/donald-trump-philip-roth-plot-by-bernard-henri-levy-2017-01

Eat Your Spinach (book review by Tony Wood)  https://www.lrb.co.uk/v39/n05/tony-wood/eat-your-spinach

Economics: Minsky’s Moment  http://www.economist.com/news/economics-brief/21702740-second-article-our-series-seminal-economic-ideas-looks-hyman-minskys

Economics: The Six Big Ideas  http://www.economist.com/economics-briefs

The End of Christendom https://www.firstthings.com/article/2016/11/the-end-of-christendom

English Literature: You Have to Read It Anyway  http://www.slate.com/blogs/xx_factor/2016/05/24/yale_students_want_to_remake_the_english_major_requirements_but_there_s.html

Eric Trump Says He Will Keep His Father Updated on Business  https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/mar/24/eric-trump-business-conflicts-of-interest

Ethereum or Bitcoin?  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/28/business/dealbook/ethereum-a-virtual-currency-enables-transactions-that-rival-bitcoins.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=mini-moth&region=top-stories-below&WT.nav=top-stories-below

Fatal Attraction (book review)  https://literaryreview.co.uk/fatal-attraction-2

The Final Solution (book review)  http://www.the-tls.co.uk/articles/public/the-last-word/

Follow the Data: Does a Legal Document Link Brexit Campaigns to U.S. Billionaire?  https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/may/14/robert-mercer-cambridge-analytica-leave-eu-referendum-brexit-campaigns?CMP=share_btn_link

For the Love of Stuff  https://aeon.co/essays/why-i-love-my-possessions-as-a-mirror-and-a-gallery-of-me

For Twenty Somethings, Parents Help with The Rent  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/09/upshot/a-secret-of-many-urban-20-somethings-their-parents-help-with-the-rent.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=second-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0

From Augustine to Digital Humanists  http://iasc-culture.org/THR/THR_article_2015_Fall_Wellmon.php

The Future of the Liberal World Order  https://scholar.princeton.edu/sites/default/files/gji3/files/the_future_of_liberal_world_order-sept_2015_0.pdf

The Genius and The Labourer: The Troubled Friendship of Leo Tolstoy and Maxim Gorky  http://www.laphamsquarterly.org/roundtable/genius-and-laborer

God as Therapy in ‘The Shack’ (movie review)  https://www.firstthings.com/web-exclusives/2017/03/god-as-therapy-in-the-shack

God is a Question Not an Answer  http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2016/03/26/god-is-a-question-not-an-answer/?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&version=Moth-Visible&moduleDetail=inside-nyt-region-1&module=inside-nyt-region&region=inside-nyt-region&WT.nav=inside-nyt-region

God Is Real: The Stunning New Convergence of Science and Spirituality (book review)  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/science/large-hadron-collider/9374758/Higgs-boson-scientists-99.999-sure-God-Particle-has-been-found.html

Goethe: Design for Living  http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/02/01/design-for-living-books-adam-kirsch

Grace Notes (book review)  https://literaryreview.co.uk/grace-notes

Gravitational Waves Detected Confirms Einstein’s Theory  (audio/visual essay)  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/12/science/ligo-gravitational-waves-black-holes-einstein.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=photo-spot-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0

Have Scientists Discovered the ‘Graviton?’  http://www.prospectmagazine.co.uk/blogs/philip-ball/large-hadron-collider-discovered-graviton

Heidegger’s Ghosts  http://www.the-american-interest.com/2016/02/25/heideggers-ghosts/

Higgs Boson  http://topics.nytimes.com/top/reference/timestopics/subjects/h/higgs_boson/index.html

Higgs Boson: Scientists are 99.9% Sure God Particle Has Been Found  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/science/large-hadron-collider/9374758/Higgs-boson-scientists-99.999-sure-God-Particle-has-been-found.html

Higgs Boson: The God Particle  http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2008/03/god-particle/achenbach-text

Holodomor: Memories of Ukraine’s Silent Massacre  http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-25058256

Holodomor: Grappling with Holodomor  http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2014/01/grappling-with-holodomor/282816/

Holodomor:  Was it Genocide?  http://www.worldaffairsjournal.org/blog/alexander-j-motyl/was-holodomor-genocide

Holodomor: The Harriman Review (the University of Toronto Papers from 75th Anniversary Conference)  http://www.worldaffairsjournal.org/blog/alexander-j-motyl/was-holodomor-genocide

How A Patent Sparked Canada’s Opioid Crisis  http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/investigations/oxycontin/article33448409/

How A Sensational, Unverified Dossier Became A Crisis for Donald Trump  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/11/us/politics/donald-trump-russia-intelligence.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=a-lede-package-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0

How Canada Sold Out Its Publishing Industry  https://thewalrus.ca/no-one-blinked/

The Soviet Internyet  https://aeon.co/essays/how-the-soviets-invented-the-internet-and-why-it-didn-t-work

How Americans Lost Faith in the Presidency  https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/10/how-americans-lost-faith-in-the-presidency/537897/

How St.Augustine Invented Sex  http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/06/19/how-st-augustine-invented-sex

How The Twinkie Made the Super-Rich Even Richer http://www.nytimes.com/2016/12/10/business/dealbook/how-the-twinkie-made-the-super-rich-even-richer.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=photo-spot-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0

How to Beat Writer’s Block  http://www.newyorker.com/science/maria-konnikova/how-to-beat-writers-block

How To Save the Conservative Party (in Canada)  https://thewalrus.ca/how-to-save-the-conservative-party/

How to Write a Novel  http://www.themillions.com/2016/07/planners-pantsers-write-novel.html

Ideas Were Not Enough  https://aeon.co/essays/the-modern-state-not-ideas-brought-about-religious-freedom

In Hours, Online Readers Identify Nazi Photographer  http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/25/arts/design/mystery-of-a-nazi-photographer-solved-by-online-readers.html

In Hours: Mystery of a Nazi Photo Album  http://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/06/21/mysteries-of-a-nazi-photo-album/?action=click&contentCollection=Art%20%26%20Design&module=RelatedCoverage&region=EndOfArticle&pgtype=article

Intellectuals Are Freaks  http://thesmartset.com/intellectuals-are-freaks/

ISIL:  How ISIL Remotely Guides Terror Plots  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/04/world/asia/isis-messaging-app-terror-plot.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=photo-spot-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0

ISIL: ISIS in the Caribbean  https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2016/12/isis-trinidad/509930/

ISIL Is a Revolution  https://aeon.co/essays/why-isis-has-the-potential-to-be-a-world-altering-revolution

ISIL: The Anomaly of Barbarism  http://www.laphamsquarterly.org/disaster/anomaly-barbarism

ISIL: The Full Story  http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-35695648

Islam: Quick Guide  http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/5238014.stm

Islam: The Islamic Enlightenment: The Modern Struggle Against Faith and Reason (book review)  https://literaryreview.co.uk/righteous-reformations

Is Russia Hacking Democracy?  http://www.newstatesman.com/world/middle-east/2017/01/russia-hacking-democracy

Julian Barnes: I Was Wrong About EM Forster  https://www.theguardian.com/books/2016/dec/02/julian-barnes-i-was-wrong-about-em-forster

Kigali Deal: Nations Fighting Powerful Refrigerant that Warms Planet Reach Landmark Deal  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/15/world/africa/kigali-deal-hfc-air-conditioners.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0

The Leaders of U.S. Allies Feel Trump’s Sting  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/30/world/europe/donald-trump-us-alllies.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=a-lede-package-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

The Language Wars  http://thesmartset.com/the-language-wars/

Lessons of Demopolis  https://aeon.co/essays/the-marriage-of-democracy-and-liberalism-is-not-inevitable

Liberal Internationalism 3.0: America and Liberal World Order  https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/perspectives-on-politics/article/liberal-internationalism-30-america-and-the-dilemmas-of-liberal-world-order/129F6B11B2E3A7AA8DDBCE18362D9163#

Liberty Moves North  http://www.economist.com/news/leaders/21709305-it-uniquely-fortunate-many-waysbut-canada-still-holds-lessons-other-western?spc=scode&spv=xm&ah=9d7f7ab945510a56fa6d37c30b6f1709

A Modest Defence of Liberal World Order  https://www.firstthings.com/web-exclusives/2017/02/a-modest-defense-of-the-liberal-world-order

A Medieval Antidote to Isis  http://www.nytimes.com/2015/12/21/opinion/a-medieval-antidote-to-isis.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-left-region&region=opinion-c-col-left-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-left-region&_r=0

Mortal Marx (book review)  http://www.publicbooks.org//nonfiction/the-mortal-marx

Narcissism: A Reflection  http://www.spiked-online.com/newsite/article/narcissism-a-reflection/19371#.WI_AXN9b5Ld

The Neo-Nazi Murder Trial and Germany’s Darkest Secrets  https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/dec/15/neo-nazi-murders-revealing-germanys-darkest-secrets

New Terms for NAFTA?  http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2017/01/30/new-terms-for-nafta-7?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&version=Moth-Visible&moduleDetail=inside-nyt-region-4&module=inside-nyt-region&region=inside-nyt-region&WT.nav=inside-nyt-region

Not Yet Falling Apart (book review) Two Thinkers on the Left Offer a Guide to Navigating the Stormy Seas of Modernity  http://washingtonmonthly.com/2017/02/02/not-yet-falling-apart/

Ontario Electricity Has Never Been Cheaper and Bills Have Never Been Higher  http://business.financialpost.com/fp-comment/ontario-electricity-has-never-been-cheaper-but-bills-have-never-been-higher

The Panama Papers  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/04/06/opinion/the-panama-papers-sprawling-web-of-corruption.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-left-region&region=opinion-c-col-left-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-left-region

Pope Francis: Real Families Are Not Theological Abstractions  http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2016/04/pope-francis-why-poverty-makes-it-difficult-to-get-married-and-have-kids/477459/

Putin: Did Putin Direct Russian Hacking?  https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2016/12/russian-hacking-trump/510689/

Quantum Computing Breakthrough  http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/quantum-computers-quantum-physics-sussex-university-holy-grail-a7558036.html

The Reality and Mythology of an English Major  http://thesmartset.com/english-majors-twilight/

Rediscovering The Meaning of Realpolitik  http://www.newstatesman.com/culture/books/2015/12/art-possible-rediscovering-meaning-realpolitik

Revenge of The Greats:  Would We Understand the World Better if We Read and Studied Classics?  http://www.newstatesman.com/politics/education/2016/01/revenge-greats

The Rise of Germany’s New Right http://www.spiegel.de/international/germany/refugee-crisis-drives-rise-of-new-right-wing-in-germany-a-1067384.html

Risky Sex (book review)  http://www.the-tls.co.uk/tls/public/article1668942.ece

The Secret Life of Time  http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/12/19/the-secret-life-of-time

Shakespeare’s Cure for Xenophobia  http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/07/10/shakespeares-cure-for-xenophobia

South Africa Pivots from The West toward China  http://www.worldaffairsjournal.org/article/turning-west-south-africa%E2%80%99s-ominous-pivot

Spinoza: Why Spinoza Still Matters  https://aeon.co/essays/at-a-time-of-zealotry-spinoza-matters-more-than-ever

Sunnis and Shia: Islam’s Ancient Schism  http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-16047709

Teaching: Just Like Performing Magic  http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2016/01/what-classrooms-can-learn-from-magic/425100/

This Year Marks the 500th Anniversary of Protestant Reformation  https://www.firstthings.com/web-exclusives/2017/02/taking-responsibility-for-the-reformation

The Unbelievable Tale of Jesus’s Wife  http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2016/07/the-unbelievable-tale-of-jesus-wife/485573/

Vermeer as Scientist  http://www.the-tls.co.uk/tls/public/article1653131.ece

Waiting for a Young Pope  https://www.firstthings.com/article/2017/03/waiting-for-a-young-pope

Welcome to The Age of Anger  https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2016/dec/08/welcome-age-anger-brexit-trump

What are British Values?  http://www.prospectmagazine.co.uk/blogs/jay-elwes/what-are-british-values

What is The Point of the Commonwealth?  http://www.economist.com/news/international/21694706-new-secretary-general-will-have-be-tough-dynamic-and-crafty-if-oddest

What Jesus Can Teach Today’s Muslims  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/13/opinion/what-jesus-can-teach-todays-muslims.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-right-region&region=opinion-c-col-right-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-right-region

What You Need to Know About Trump and Russia  http://www.worldaffairsjournal.org/content/analysis-what-you-need-know-about-trump-and-Russia

We Could Have Been Canada  http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/05/15/we-could-have-been-canada

When Did Colonial America Gain Linguistic Independence ?  https://daily.jstor.org/colonial-america-gain-linguistic-independence/

Who Are the Figures Pushing Trump and Putin Together?  http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-38639327

Who Were the First Atheists?  (book review)  http://www.newstatesman.com/culture/books/2016/02/who-were-first-atheists

Whichcraft  (book review)  http://www.the-tls.co.uk/tls/public/article1681143.ece

Why a Pot Farmer Opposes Legal Marijuana  http://www.nytimes.com/video/us/politics/100000004726631/why-a-pot-farmer-opposes-legal-marijuana.html?playlistId=100000004687548

Why Introverted Teachers Are Burning Out  http://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2016/01/why-introverted-teachers-are-burning-out/425151/

Why We Never Die  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/29/opinion/why-we-never-die.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&version=Moth-Visible&moduleDetail=inside-nyt-region-1&module=inside-nyt-region&region=inside-nyt-region&WT.nav=inside-nyt-region&_r=0

Why Spinoza Still Matters  https://aeon.co/essays/at-a-time-of-zealotry-spinoza-matters-more-than-ever

Why We’re Post-Fact https://granta.com/why-were-post-fact/

Wikileaks Publishes Secret CIA Documents  https://www.theguardian.com/media/2017/mar/07/wikileaks-publishes-biggest-ever-leak-of-secret-cia-documents-hacking-surveillance

Young, Gifted, and Held Back: The World’s Young are An Oppressed Minority  http://www.economist.com/news/leaders/21688856-worlds-young-are-oppressed-minority-unleash-them-young-gifted-and-held-back

Blogs

China Change (news and commentary from those who work for change)  https://chinachange.org/

The China Beat  (scholarly articles)  http://www.thechinabeat.org/

China Real Time Report (Wall Street Journal)  http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2012/09/25/working-conditions-the-persistence-of-problems-in-chinas-factories/

East Asia Workshop  http://cas.uchicago.edu/workshops/eastasia/

Eric Brittan http://www.brittanart.com/Eric/

Labour Pains by Sean Bawden LLB (employment blog for the suddenly unemployed)  http://www.ottawaemploymentlaw.com/

Medium  https://medium.com/

Orville Schell  http://orvilleschell.com/category/articles/

The Peking Duck  http://www.pekingduck.org/

China Primer

Essential reading to understand the social, economic, political, and cultural forces shaping China deserves a quick reference.  I try to list articles that express a wide range of opinion.  Even radical views deserve to be appreciated. 

An Australian Impression of China (collection of articles from Sydney Morning Herald)  http://www.smh.com.au/business/china

Between Bullying and Flattery: A Theory of Chinese Politics  http://www.worldaffairsjournal.org/content/analysis-between-bullying-and-flattery-theory-chinese-politics

Brushwood and Gall: China’s Growing Military and Diplomatic Clout  http://www.economist.com/node/17601499

Chabuduo  https://aeon.co/essays/what-chinese-corner-cutting-reveals-about-modernity

A China of Citizens: Xu Zhiyong’s Quest for a Free China  https://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/china/2017-01-13/china-citizens?cid=int-lea&pgtype=hpg

A Chinese Mystery: Who Owns a Firm on a Global Shopping Spree?  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/02/business/dealbook/anbang-global-shopping-spree-china-mystery-ownership.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=second-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

Divorce in China  http://www.economist.com/news/china/21688901-while-government-talks-up-family-values-marriage-break-ups-are-soaring-divorce-love-story

Children of the Revolution  http://www.wsj.com/articles/SB10001424053111904491704576572552793150470

China: Before Europe’s Intrusion China had a Long Tradition of Maritime Commerce  http://www.thenation.com/article/before-europes-intrusion/

China: Collection of Articles from Prospect Magazine  http://www.prospectmagazine.co.uk/topics/china

China Country Profile  http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-pacific-13017877

China Deployed Missiles on Island in Disputed South China Sea  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/17/world/asia/china-is-arming-south-china-sea-island-us-says.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=second-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

China in the 20th Century  http://departments.kings.edu/history/20c/china.html

China is Winning the War in Ukraine  https://www.chathamhouse.org/publication/twt/why-china-winning-war-ukraine

China News Today (collection of articles on a wide range of topics)  http://topics.nytimes.com/top/news/international/countriesandterritories/china/index.html?8qa

China Profile: Timeline  http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-pacific-13017882

China Remembers Mao Forty Years After His Death  https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/sep/08/great-helmsman-dictator-china-anniversary-mao-40-years-after-death

China Rises: A Scholarly Perspective on Major Issues Affecting China Today  (a collection of articles in NYT) http://www.nytimes.com/ref/college/coll-china-politics.html

China Rising  https://www.firstthings.com/web-exclusives/2016/12/china-rising

China’s Challenge to the Law of the Sea  https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/china-defies-ruling-south-china-sea-by-brahma-chellaney-2016-07

China’s Christian Future  https://www.firstthings.com/article/2016/08/chinas-christian-future

China’s Coal Problem  https://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/china/2017-08-04/chinas-coal-problem?cid=int-lea&pgtype=hpg

China’s Financial System is Big but Brittle  http://www.economist.com/news/special-report/21697983-china-needs-free-up-its-financial-system-even-if-it-hurts-says-simon-rabinovitch-big

China’s Global Ambitions:  Iran at the Centre of Everything  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/25/world/middleeast/iran-china-business-ties.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

China’s Great Famine  ( book review) http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/jan/01/china-great-famine-book-tombstone

China’s New Normal (a collection of articles and analysis)  http://www.bbc.com/news/correspondents/carriegracie

China’s Priorities for 2021  https://www.chathamhouse.org/publication/critical-transition-chinas-priorities-2021

China’s Three Gorges Damn  http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/chinas-three-gorges-dam-disaster/

China’s Transparency Problem  http://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/china-market-reforms-credibility-by-andrew-sheng-and-xiao-geng-2016-01

Chinese Gangs Kill Drifters in Elaborate Mining Scam  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/11/world/asia/china-mining-deaths-plot.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0

Chinese Politics: A Collection of Articles from The Economist Magazine http://www.economist.com/topics/chinese-politics

Chinese Politics: A Collection of Articles from Brookings Institute  http://www.brookings.edu/research/topics/chinese-politics

Chinese Society:  Freedom With an Asterisk http://www.economist.com/blogs/analects/2014/04/chinese-society

Chinese Start to Lose Confidence in Their Currency  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/14/business/dealbook/chinese-start-to-lose-confidence-in-their-currency.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

Crouching Tiger: China Acts and America Dithers  http://www.worldaffairsjournal.org/article/crouching-tiger-china-acts-america-dithers

Democracy in China: Please Vote For Me (video)  https://aeon.co/videos/see-real-democracy-in-action-how-chinese-third-graders-elect-a-class-monitor

The End of China’s Weird Architecture  http://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2016/03/chinas-weird-architecture/472590/

Examining The South China Sea Arbitration  (collection of articles)  http://amti.csis.org/a-case-of-rocks-islands/

Four Issues Facing China  http://www.heritage.org/research/lecture/2013/04/four-issues-facing-china

The Great Escape from China  http://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/china-devaluation-capital-flight-by-kenneth-rogoff-2016-02

Growing the Internet in China  http://www.hudson.org/research/12271-the-road-to-internet-serfdom

How China Sees Russia  https://www.foreignaffairs.com/

In China Books Make Money and Enemies  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/07/business/international/in-china-books-that-make-money-and-enemies.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&version=Moth-Visible&moduleDetail=inside-nyt-region-1&module=inside-nyt-region&region=inside-nyt-region&WT.nav=inside-nyt-region&_r=0

In China, Unregistered Churches Drive Religious Revolution  https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2017/04/china-unregistered-churches-driving-religious-revolution/521544/

Labour Protests Multiply in China  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/15/world/asia/china-labor-strike-protest.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=second-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

Mao and Me  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/18/insider/mao-and-me-a-beijing-correspondent-reflects.html?&storyKick=true&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&viewport=desktop-large&moduleDetail=inside-nyt-region-0&module=inside-nyt-region&region=inside-nyt-region&WT.nav=inside-nyt-region

Mao’s Great Leap to Famine  http://www.nytimes.com/2010/12/16/opinion/16iht-eddikotter16.html

Mistresses Are Big Business in China  https://aeon.co/essays/why-do-young-rural-women-in-china-become-mistresses

The New Citizens Movement in China  https://chinachange.org/2012/07/11/china-needs-a-new-citizens-movement-xu-zhiyongs-%e8%ae%b8%e5%bf%97%e6%b0%b8-controversial-essay/

Odes to Military March:  China Puts Nationalism into Overdrive  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/11/15/world/asia/china-long-march-xi-jinping-mao.html?rref=collection%2Ftimestopic%2FChina&action=click&contentCollection=world&region=stream&module=stream_unit&version=latest&contentPlacement=1&pgtype=collection

The Plan for China’s Water Crisis  http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/02/world/asia/02water.html

Re-education of a Stinking Intellectual (book review) http://www.nytimes.com/1984/11/25/books/the-re-education-of-a-stinking-intellectual.html

Renminbi: China’s Currency Continuing Slide  http://www.ibtimes.com/china-currency-continuing-slide-shows-beijings-dilemma-managing-decline-2252329

Renminbi: China Manipulates Its Currency but Not the Way Trump Claims  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/01/business/dealbook/china-trump-yuan-devaluation.html?rref=collection%2Ftimestopic%2FChina&action=click&contentCollection=world&region=stream&module=stream_unit&version=latest&contentPlacement=2&pgtype=collection

Renminbi: With Special Drawing Rights, RMB is an International Currency in the Making  https://www.chathamhouse.org/expert/comment/special-drawing-rights-rmb-international-currency-making

Rising Waters Threaten China’s Rising Cities  https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/04/07/world/asia/climate-change-china.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=second-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0

Rule of Law in China  (series of articles in NYT)  http://www.nytimes.com/ref/world/asia/rule_index.html

Scenes From 21st Century China  (photo album)  http://www.theatlantic.com/photo/2016/02/scenes-from-21st-century-china/459582/

Shifting Waters: China’s New Passive Assertiveness in Asian Maritime Security  http://www.worldaffairsjournal.org/content/shifting-waters-china%E2%80%99s-new-passive-assertiveness-asian-maritime-security

The Sky Is Not Falling in China  http://nationalinterest.org/feature/the-sky-not-falling-china-15020

Suicide Among the Elderly in Rural China  http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/how-chinas-rural-elderly-are-being-left-behind-and-taking-theirlives/article29179579/

Tea Leaf Nation (collection of articles)  http://foreignpolicy.com/channel/tea-leaf-nation/

Telescope Displaces 9,000 Villagers in China’s Poorest Province  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/18/world/asia/china-fast-telescope-guizhou-relocation.html?module=WatchingPortal&region=c-column-middle-span-region&pgType=Homepage&action=click&mediaId=thumb_square&state=standard&contentPlacement=3&version=internal&contentCollection=www.nytimes.com&contentId=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.nytimes.com%2F2016%2F02%2F18%2Fworld%2Fasia%2Fchina-fast-telescope-guizhou-relocation.html&eventName=Watching-article-click&_r=0

Three Gorges Dam has a Human Cost  http://www.nytimes.com/2007/11/19/world/asia/19dam.html

Trump Injects High Risk into Relations with China  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/24/world/asia/trump-us-china-trade-trans-pacific-partnership.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

Understanding China’s Middle Class  http://www.chinabusinessreview.com/understanding-chinas-middle-class/

Understanding Chinese Society  http://www.fpri.org/articles/2011/04/understanding-chinese-society

Understanding Chinese Women  http://middlekingdomlife.com/guide/understanding-chinese-women.htm

The West’s Caricature of Chinese Internet Firms Needs a Re-Boot  http://www.economist.com/news/leaders/21703371-western-caricature-chinese-internet-firms-needs-reboot-chinas-tech-trailblazers

With China’s Naval Base Djibouti Could Become Africa’s Singapore http://www.ibtimes.com/chinas-naval-base-djibouti-could-become-africas-singapore-2292581

Women in China: On The March  https://www.1843magazine.com/content/ideas/hilary-spurling/women-china-a-social-revolution

Women in China: The Long March from China to the Ivies  https://www.1843magazine.com/features/the-long-march-from-china-to-the-ivies

Why Did China Boom?  http://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/china-market-reforms-credibility-by-andrew-sheng-and-xiao-geng-2016-01

Why Many Christians in China Turn to Underground Churches  http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-35900242

Why Might Vietnam Allow American Armed Forces to Return  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/20/world/asia/access-to-bay-adds-enticement-as-us-weighs-lifting-vietnam-embargo.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&viewport=desktop-large&module=more-stories&region=top-stories-below&contentIndexValue=4&subIndexValue=0&feedIndexValue=9&groupKick=true&summary=true&comments=true

Why Millions of Chinese Men are Staying Single  http://www.bbc.com/capital/story/20170213-why-millions-of-chinese-men-are-staying-single

Women in China Past and Present  http://acc6.its.brooklyn.cuny.edu/~phalsall/texts/chinwomn.html

Xi’s China: The Illusion of Change  http://www.nybooks.com/daily/2015/11/24/xi-china-illusion-of-change/

Xi Jinping:  Remedy for China’s Economic Gloom Echoes Reagan  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/04/world/asia/xi-jinping-china-economic-policy.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

Xi Jinping: Failed Promises  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/04/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-economic-reform.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0

You Will Never Be Chinese: Why I Left the Country I Loved  http://www.prospectmagazine.co.uk/features/mark-kitto-youll-never-be-chinese-leaving-china

Zhou Youguang, Who Made Writing Mandarin as Easy as ABC, Has Died at 111  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/14/world/asia/zhou-youguang-who-made-writing-chinese-as-simple-as-abc-dies-at-111.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=second-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

Environment

Appalachian Trail  http://www.appalachiantrail.org/home/explore-the-trail

Canada’s Freshwater Crisis is Escalating  http://www.canada.com/vancouversun/news/story.html?id=1d324e25-0a20-4e3e-b1ba-ea2f35386bb0

Climate Change is Here (article and video)  http://www.nationalgeographic.com/climate-change/special-issue/

Freshwater in Canada  http://www.wwf.ca/conservation/freshwater/

Kigali Deal: Nations Fighting Powerful Refrigerant that Warms Planet Reach Landmark Deal  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/15/world/africa/kigali-deal-hfc-air-conditioners.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0

Mexico City Faces a Water Crisis  https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/02/17/world/americas/mexico-city-sinking.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=photo-spot-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

A Mine VS A Million Monarchs  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/01/opinion/sunday/in-a-poor-mexican-town-saving-butterflies-or-creating-jobs.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-right-region&region=opinion-c-col-right-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-right-region

National Geographic Magazine  http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/

Polaris Institute  http://www.polarisinstitute.org/

The Road to the Top of the World  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/14/travel/canada-tuk-northwest-territory.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=second-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0

Thirsty Continents Are Slowing Expected Rise in Sea Level  http://www.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-water-land-gravity-sea-level-20160215-story.html

Water Wars: Severe Drought has US West Fearing the Worst  http://www.cnbc.com/2014/02/01/severe-drought-has-us-west-fearing-the-worst.html

Water Wars: Risk of Water Wars Rises with Scarcity  http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2011/06/2011622193147231653.html

Health Research

Alzheimer’s Drug Receives Federal Grant  http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/19/health/33-million-grant-for-effort-to-prevent-early-onset-alzheimers.html?rref=collection%2Ftimestopic%2FCollins%2C%20Francis%20S.&action=click&contentCollection=timestopics&region=stream&module=stream_unit&version=latest&contentPlacement=5&pgtype=collection&_r=0

Alzheimer’s: How Microbial Infections may be The Root of the Disease  https://aeon.co/essays/how-microbial-infections-might-cause-alzheimers-disease

Alzheimer’s: When Scientists Saw the Mouse Heads Glowing, they Knew that The Discovery was Big  https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/when-scientists-saw-the-mouse-heads-glowing-they-knew-the-discovery-was-big/2017/05/19/f33cc574-246a-11e7-a1b3-faff0034e2de_story.html?hpid=hp_hp-more-top-stories_lymphatic-910am%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.7f51ee906dce

Alzheimer’s Treatment Appears to Alleviate Memory Loss in Small Trial  http://www.nature.com/news/alzheimer-s-treatment-appears-to-alleviate-memory-loss-in-small-trial-1.20509

Clearing the Body’s Retired Cells Slows Aging and Extends Life  http://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2016/02/clearing-retired-cells-extends-life/459723/

Could Alzheimer’s Be Caused by Infections?  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/26/health/alzheimers-disease-infection.html?_r=0

Excitement about New Cancer Treatment  http://www.bbc.com/news/health-35586834

Editing Genes from Human Embryos  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/02/science/gene-editing-human-embryos.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

Fasting Diets Are Gaining Acceptance  http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2016/03/07/intermittent-fasting-diets-are-gaining-acceptance/?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=second-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

GI Diet (an food plan approved by Heart and Stroke Foundation)  http://gidiet.com/

Good Science on Marijuana is So Hard to Find  https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/in-theory/wp/2017/03/15/good-science-on-marijuana-is-so-hard-to-find/?hpid=hp_no-name_opinion-card-f%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.45a26675d41d

How to Beat Dengue and Zika: Add a Microbe to Mosquitoes  http://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2016/08/how-to-beat-dengue-and-zika-add-a-microbe-to-mosquitoes/494036/

Low Fat Diets Are Pointless for Losing Weight  http://news.nationalpost.com/news/world/top-british-surgeon-says-low-fat-diets-and-exercise-are-pointless-for-losing-weight

New Culprit in Lyme Disease  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/16/health/lyme-disease-cause-bacteria-borrelia-mayonii.html?module=WatchingPortal&region=c-column-middle-span-region&pgType=Homepage&action=click&mediaId=thumb_square&state=standard&contentPlacement=5&version=internal&contentCollection=www.nytimes.com&contentId=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.nytimes.com%2F2016%2F02%2F16%2Fhealth%2Flyme-disease-cause-bacteria-borrelia-mayonii.html&eventName=Watching-article-click

New Procedure Allows Kidney Transplants from Any Donor  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/10/health/kidney-transplant-desensitization-immune-system.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=second-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0

New Saliva Test May Catch Alzheimers Disease Early  http://www.cnn.com/2015/07/20/health/saliva-test-may-catch-alzheimers-disease/index.html

Resource for Heart Valve Replacement Surgery Information  http://www.mitralvalverepair.org/

Scientists Discover How Stress Causes Heart Attacks and Strokes  http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/2017/01/11/scientists-finally-discover-stress-causes-heart-attacks-strokes/

Shock Doses of Testosterone Used to Treat Prostate Cancer  http://news.nationalpost.com/news/world/his-disease-has-disappeared-man-cured-of-advanced-prostate-cancer-with-shock-doses-of-testosterone

Stanford Researchers Stunned by Stem Cell Experiment that Helped Stoke Patient Walk  https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/to-your-health/wp/2016/06/02/stanford-researchers-stunned-by-stem-cell-experiment-that-helped-stroke-patient-walk/

Study Questions Traditional Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes  http://www.cbc.ca/news/health/study-type-2-diabetes-questions-medical-dogma-no-evidence-1.3762658

Stunning Videos of Evolution in Action  http://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2016/09/stunning-videos-of-evolution-in-action/499136/

The Biggest Loser: How Contestants Fought to Keep the Weight Off and Lost  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/02/health/biggest-loser-weight-loss.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&version=Moth-Visible&moduleDetail=inside-nyt-region-1&module=inside-nyt-region&region=inside-nyt-region&WT.nav=inside-nyt-region&_r=0

War in the Womb  https://aeon.co/essays/why-pregnancy-is-a-biological-war-between-mother-and-baby

WebMD  http://www.webmd.com/

Zika Virus has Oncolytic Activity Against Glioblastoma Stem Cells  http://jem.rupress.org

Media

Aeon Magazine  https://aeon.co/

Arts and Letters Daily  http://www.aldaily.com/

Big Blue Swing Radio  http://bigblueswing.radio.net/

Born Magazine  http://archive.bornmagazine.org/

Coast to Coast AM  http://www.coasttocoastam.com/

Economist: Intelligent Life Magazine  http://www.intelligentlifemagazine.com/

First Things  https://www.firstthings.com/

Geist  http://www.geist.com/

Granta Magazine of New Writing  https://granta.com/

Guernica: A Magazine of Art and Politics  https://www.guernicamag.com/

Ideas with Paul Kennedy  http://www.cbc.ca/radio/ideas

Internet Sacred Text Archive  http://www.sacred-texts.com/

Jay Leno’s Garage  https://www.youtube.com/user/JayLenosGarage

Jesus Seminar Forum  http://virtualreligion.net/forum/about.html

Lens (photo journalism in the NYT)  http://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/

Longreads  http://longreads.com/

Macleans Magazine  http://www.macleans.ca/

Narrative Magazine  http://www.narrativemagazine.com/

The Millions  http://www.themillions.com/

The New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/

A Prairie Home Companion  http://prairiehome.org/

…….Garrison Keillor Retires from Prairie Home Companion:  The Garrison Keillor You Never Knew  http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/19/arts/the-garrison-keillor-you-never-knew.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=mini-moth&region=top-stories-below&WT.nav=top-stories-below&_r=0

Project Gutenberg  (free online ebooks and publishing)  http://www.gutenberg.org/wiki/Main_Page

Tablet Magazine  http://www.tabletmag.com/

Three Penny Review  http://www.threepennyreview.com/current.html

Vinyl Cafe  http://www.cbc.ca/vinylcafe/home.php

Walrus Magazine  http://thewalrus.ca/

Words Without Boarders  http://www.wordswithoutborders.org/

Opinion (mostly) and Perspective

The Gifford Lectures  http://www.giffordlectures.org/overview

The Hedgehog Review http://iasc-culture.org/THR/index.php

The Hill Times  https://www.hilltimes.com/

Huffington Post  http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/

John Oliver  http://iamjohnoliver.com

IPolitics  http://ipolitics.ca/

Lapham’s Quarterly  http://www.laphamsquarterly.org/

Lowy Institute for International Policy  http://www.lowyinstitute.org/

National Post  http://www.nationalpost.com/index.html

Nautilus  http://nautil.us/

The Point Magazine http://thepointmag.com/

Project Syndicate  http://www.project-syndicate.org/

Prospect Magazine  http://www.prospectmagazine.co.uk/

Royal Institute of International Affairs (Chatham House)  https://www.chathamhouse.org/

The Smart Set  http://thesmartset.com/

The Spectator  http://www.spectator.co.uk/

Times Insider  http://www.nytimes.com/section/insider

Reference, Sources, News

Anglicans Online  http://anglicansonline.org/

The Australian  http://www.theaustralian.com.au/

BBC News  http://www.bbc.com/news

Bibliomania Free Online Library  http://www.bibliomania.com/0/0/frameset.html

CBC http://www.cbc.ca/news

KyivPost  http://www.kyivpost.com/

The Economist http://www.economist.com/

Foreign Policy Research Institute  http://www.fpri.org/

The Globe and Mail http://www.theglobeandmail.com/

The Guardian  http://www.theguardian.com/uk

Grammar and Style Guides  http://www.libraryspot.com/grammarstyle.htm

International Business Times  http://www.ibtimes.com/

The Journal of Contemporary Chinese Art  http://yishu-online.com/

London Review of Books  http://www.lrb.co.uk/

Literary Review  https://literaryreview.co.uk/

Monarchist League of Canada  http://www.monarchist.ca/en/myths

New Advent http://www.newadvent.org/

New York Times  http://www.nytimes.com/

Reuters http://ca.reuters.com/

Sydney Morning Herald  http://www.smh.com.au/

Visuwords (online graphical dictionary)  http://www.visuwords.com/

WikiArt  http://www.wikiart.org/

Trump’s America

About Trump’s 3,500 Law Suits  http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/elections/2016/06/01/donald-trump-lawsuits-legal-battles/84995854/

All of Trump’s Campaign Statements Just Vanished from his Website. Let’s Remember Them  https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2017/05/09/all-of-trumps-campaign-statements-just-vanished-from-his-website-so-lets-remember-them/?hpid=hp_hp-more-top-stories_fix-trumpreleases-810pm%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.21a74d945447

Anarchists Protest Trump’s Inauguration  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/02/us/anarchists-respond-to-trumps-inauguration-by-any-means-necessary.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=second-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

America’s International Role Under Donald Trump  https://reader.chathamhouse.org/americas-international-role-under-donald-trump

Automakers are Cutting U.S. Jobs  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/04/business/automaker-jobs-trump.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

Bank That Lent $300M to Trump Linked to Money Laundering Scam  https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/mar/21/deutsche-bank-that-lent-300m-to-trump-linked-to-russian-money-laundering-scam

Bannon’s Origin Story Doesn’t Add Up  https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/bannons-origin-story-doesnt-add-up/2017/03/20/8f2ef9f8-0d90-11e7-9b0d-d27c98455440_story.html?hpid=hp_no-name_opinion-card-a%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.e0a7a14e99c4

A Bill So Bad It’s Awesome  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/10/opinion/a-bill-so-bad-its-awesome.html?ref=opinion&_r=0

Can President Trump Learn on the Job?  http://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/can-president-trump-learn-on-the-job

Can Trump Retrieve Super Bowl Ring Pilfered by Putin?  https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/early-lead/wp/2017/02/05/robert-kraft-hopes-trump-can-help-retrieve-super-bowl-ring-putin-pilfered/?utm_term=.435548fe4b87

A Clause in Trump’s Revised Travel Ban Could Cause Problems for All Visitors  http://www.economist.com/blogs/gulliver/2017/03/hard-place-leave

Connecting Trump’s Dots  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/08/opinion/connecting-trumps-dots.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-left-region&region=opinion-c-col-left-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-left-region

Don’t be fooled.  Donald Trump didn’t Pivot  http://www.newyorker.com/news/john-cassidy/dont-be-fooled-donald-trump-didnt-pivot

Donald The Menace  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/03/opinion/donald-the-menace.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-left-region&region=opinion-c-col-left-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-left-region

Donald Trump and the New Jersey Cemetery  https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/the-mystery-of-donald-trump-and-the-new-jersey-cemetery/2017/03/10/7823f63c-facb-11e6-bf01-d47f8cf9b643_story.html?hpid=hp_hp-top-table-main_trump-cemetery-1210p%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.25c094f973c4

Donald Trump is Gaslighting Us  http://www.cnn.com/2017/01/10/opinions/donald-trump-is-gaslighting-america-ghitis/index.html

Donald Trump’s Crisis of Legitimacy  http://www.newyorker.com/news/john-cassidy/donald-trumps-crisis-of-legitimacy

Donald Trump’s Farewell Tour  http://www.macleans.ca/news/world/donald-trumps-farewell-tour/

Donald Trump’s New World Disorder  http://www.newyorker.com/news/john-cassidy/donald-trumps-new-world-disorder

Donald Trump’s Private Russian Connections  http://www.the-american-interest.com/2016/12/19/the-curious-world-of-donald-trumps-private-russian-connections/

Donald Trump’s Sham Populism  http://www.newyorker.com/news/john-cassidy/exposed-donald-trumps-sham-populism

Donald Trump, Pirate-in-Chief  http://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/donald-trump-pirate-in-chief

Donald Trump’s Unhinged Press Conference Proved He is the Most Unfit Person Ever to be President  (video and text) http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/02/17/donald-trumps-unhinged-press-conference-proved-unfit-person/

Donald Trump Will Violate the U.S. Constitution of Inauguration Day  https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/dec/19/donald-trump-violate-us-constitution-inauguration-day

Donald Trump’s Worst Deal  http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/03/13/donald-trumps-worst-deal

The Economy isn’t Booming  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/04/business/automaker-jobs-trump.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

The Enlightenment Project  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/28/opinion/the-enlightenment-project.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-left-region&region=opinion-c-col-left-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-left-region

Eric Trump’s Business Trip to Uruguay Cost Taxpayers 97,830 in Hotel Bills  https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/eric-trumps-trip-to-uruguay-cost-taxpayers-97830-in-hotel-bills/2017/02/03/ababd64e-e95c-11e6-bf6f-301b6b443624_story.html?hpid=hp_hp-top-table-main_ericsecret-413pm%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.5eed5bfac3cd

Ethics Experts Critique Trump’s Plan to Avoid Conflicts of Interest, Point by Point  http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/01/12/us/politics/ethics-experts-trumps-conflicts-of-interest.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=b-lede-package-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

Executive Power Run Amok  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/06/opinion/executive-power-run-amok.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-right-region&region=opinion-c-col-right-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-right-region

Fact Check: Trump’s First Address to Congress  https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/02/28/us/politics/fact-check-trump-congress-address.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=b-lede-package-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

Fact Check: Here’s What We Know About Team Trump’s Ties to Russian Interests  https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/national/trump-russia/?hpid=hp_no-name_graphic-story-a%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.6f1e43e61c82

The Grandma Ban:  The Travel Order Rules Face a Court Challenge  http://www.economist.com/blogs/democracyinamerica/2017/06/grandma-ban

Holding Trump Accountable  http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/02/27/holding-trump-accountable

How Comey’s Firing Accelerates the Russia Investigations  http://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/how-comeys-firing-accelerates-the-russia-investigations

How Republican Leaders Came to View Climate Change as Fake Science  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/03/us/politics/republican-leaders-climate-change.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0

How Russian Cyberpower Invaded the U.S.  https://www.nytimes.com/2016/12/13/us/politics/russia-hack-election-dnc.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=b-lede-package-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0

How To Build Autocracy  https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/03/how-to-build-an-autocracy/513872/

How Trump Could Be Fired  http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/05/08/how-trump-could-get-fired

How Trump is Ending the American Era  https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/10/is-trump-ending-the-american-era/537888/

A Hundred Days of Trump  http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/05/01/a-hundred-days-of-trump

Insurgent in the White House  http://www.economist.com/news/leaders/21716026-donald-trump-rages-against-world-he-inherited-president-americas-allies-are-worriedand

In Trump’s Volleys, Echoes of Alex Jones’s Conspiracy Theories  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/19/business/media/alex-jones-conspiracy-theories-donald-trump.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0

Is Trump Trolling the White House Press Corps?  http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/03/20/is-trump-trolling-the-white-house-press-corps

The Immigration Facts that Donald Trump Doesn’t Like  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/25/opinion/the-costs-of-mr-trumps-dragnet.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-left-region&region=opinion-c-col-left-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-left-region

Impeachment: Clapper’s Remarks Constitute The Third Strike for Trump  https://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/right-turn/wp/2017/05/12/clappers-remarks-constitute-the-third-strike-for-trump/?tid=a_inl&utm_term=.7e5286c72e42

Impeachment: Trump Must Be Impeached, and Here’s Why  https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/trump-must-be-impeached-heres-why/2017/05/13/82ce2ea4-374d-11e7-b4ee-434b6d506b37_story.html?hpid=hp_no-name_opinion-card-c%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.7e6faa5590f5

Is Trump Mentally Ill?  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/17/opinion/is-it-time-to-call-trump-mentally-ill.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-right-region&region=opinion-c-col-right-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-right-region&_r=0

John McCain Systematically Dismantles Trump’s Worldview  (video and text)  https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2017/02/17/john-mccain-just-systematically-dismantled-donald-trumps-entire-worldview/?hpid=hp_hp-top-table-main_fix-mccain-315pm%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.8deb384f2291

John Oliver Explains Why Trump is a Pathological Liar ( text and video)  http://news.nationalpost.com/arts/television/john-oliver-explains-why-trump-is-a-pathological-liar-with-a-well-documented-40-year-history-of-bulls-t

Judge Orders Golf Club Owned by President Trump to Pay $5.7 Million to Former Members  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/02/us/politics/us-australia-trump-turnbull.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=a-lede-package-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

Lessons for Reporting on Trump from Reporting on Putin  https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/jan/23/reported-putin-journalists-trump-media

Lessons from Playing Golf with Trump  http://www.newyorker.com/culture/culture-desk/lessons-from-playing-golf-with-trump

Lobbyist for Russian Interests Says He Attended Dinners Hosted by Sessions  https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/jun/15/lobbyist-russian-interests-jeff-sessions-testimony

The Long Road to Impeachment  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/norman-solomon/the-long-road-to-impeach_b_14674200.html?

Making Sense of Unsubstantiated Accusations Against Obama  http://www.economist.com/blogs/democracyinamerica/2017/03/45th-president

The Man McMaster Couldn’t Fire  https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2017/07/ezra-cohen-watnick/534615/

A Map of the Many Countries President Trump has Rankled in the Last Two Weeks  https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2017/02/02/a-map-of-the-many-countries-president-trump-has-rankled-in-his-first-two-weeks/?hpid=hp_hp-cards_hp-card-politics%3Ahomepage%2Fcard&utm_term=.4b09937f6af5

The Mercers:  Trump Mega-Donors Back Group that Doubts Climate Change  https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/the-mercers-trump-mega-donors-back-group-that-casts-doubt-on-climate-science/2017/03/26/dc1fde86-109b-11e7-9b0d-d27c98455440_story.html?hpid=hp_hp-more-top-stories_mercers-610a%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.151be4813678

Maryland and D.C. Sue Trump Over His Private Businesses  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/12/us/trump-lawsuit-private-businesses.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0

A Most Dreadful Inaugural Address  https://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/post-partisan/wp/2017/01/20/a-most-dreadful-inaugural-address/?utm_term=.4e8ce267251b

Party to The Russian Connection  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/17/opinion/a-party-to-the-russian-connection.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-left-region&region=opinion-c-col-left-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-left-region&_r=0

President Repeats Lie About Popular Vote in Meeting with Regulators  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/23/us/politics/donald-trump-congress-democrats.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=a-lede-package-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

The Real Trump Agenda  http://www.newyorker.com/news/john-cassidy/the-real-trump-agenda-helping-big-business

The Reclusive Hedge Fund Tycoon behind the Trump Presidency  http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/03/27/the-reclusive-hedge-fund-tycoon-behind-the-trump-presidency

A Resistance Stands Against Trump but What will it Stand for?  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/31/magazine/a-resistance-stands-against-trump-but-what-will-it-stand-for.html?rref=collection%2Fsectioncollection%2Fmagazine&action=click&contentCollection=magazine&region=rank&module=package&version=highlights&contentPlacement=4&pgtype=sectionfront

The Senate GOP isn’t Fixing Healthcare.  It’s Waging Class War.  https://www.thenation.com/article/the-senate-gop-isnt-fixing-health-care-theyre-waging-class-war/

The Silence of Rex Tillerson  https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2017/04/rex-tillerson-state-department/521793/

A Special Report on Donald Trump’s America  http://www.economist.com/news/special-report/21724115-observers-donald-trumps-presidency-who-hope-politics-will-eventually-return

Spooked: Trump’s War Against U.S. Intelligence  http://www.prospectmagazine.co.uk/magazine/spooked-donald-trump-intelligence-agencies

State G.O.P. Leaders Move Swiftly as Party Bickers in Congress  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/11/us/state-republican-leaders-move-swiftly.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=a-lede-package-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0

Steve Bannon: What Does He Want?  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/25/opinion/what-does-steve-bannon-want.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-right-region&region=opinion-c-col-right-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-right-region&_r=0

Steve Bannon Wasn’t a Pretty Sight at CPAC Meeting  https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/feb/23/steve-bannon-cpac-rare-public-address-west-wing-power-trump-adviser

Surviving the Trump Era: Be Vigilant and Resist  https://www.theguardian.com/business/2017/feb/20/how-to-survive-trump-era-be-vigilant-resist-joseph-stiglitz

There is a Shriveled Emptiness Where Trump’s Soul Once Resided  https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/there-is-a-shriveled-emptiness-where-trumps-soul-once-resided/2017/08/17/bb9edd22-8370-11e7-b359-15a3617c767b_story.html?hpid=hp_no-name_opinion-card-c%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.dce6f60d2468

Thirty Days of Trump (video)  http://www.macleans.ca/politics/washington/thirty-days-of-donald-trump/

Trump Doesn’t Embody What is Wrong with Washington.  Pence Does.  https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/trump-doesnt-embody-whats-wrong-with-washington-pence-does/2017/05/15/1183895c-3995-11e7-a058-ddbb23c75d82_story.html?tid=hybrid_experimentrandom_1_na&utm_term=.6cf3c3402ba2

Trump and Celebrity Approval:  You Can’t Always Get What You Want  http://www.newyorker.com/culture/cultural-comment/trump-and-celebrity-approval-you-cant-always-get-what-you-want

Trump and Staff Rethink Tactics After Stumbles  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/05/us/politics/trump-white-house-aides-strategy.html

Trump Asks for Prayers  for Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Ratings at National Prayer Breakfast  https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/post-politics/wp/2017/02/02/trump-asks-for-prayers-for-arnold-schwarzeneggers-ratings-at-national-prayer-breakfast/?hpid=hp_hp-top-table-main_prayer-1020a%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.c4fd3bbcf5bb

The Trumpcare Disaster  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/04/opinion/obamacare-house-vote.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-left-region&region=opinion-c-col-left-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-left-region&_r=0

Trumpcare Disaster: The House G.O.P.’s Shameful Healthcare Victory  http://www.newyorker.com/news/john-cassidy/the-house-g-o-p-s-shameful-health-care-victory

Trump Embraces ‘Enemy of the People,’ a phrase with a Fraught History  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/26/world/europe/trump-enemy-of-the-people-stalin.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

The Trumps Embraced a Russian Plot https://kristof.blogs.nytimes.com/2017/07/11/the-trumps-embraced-a-russian-plot/?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-left-region&region=opinion-c-col-left-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-left-region

Trump Is a Unifying President for His Opponents  http://www.newstatesman.com/world/2017/01/now-everyone-has-seen-donald-trump-s-true-face-and-fightback-can-start

Trump Businesses Owe 1.8$ Billion to 150 Different Institutions  http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/donald-trump-businesses-owe-debt-18-billion-150-institutions-study-source-of-study-president-elect-a7512586.html

Trump Jr. Was Told in Email of Russian Effort to Aid Campaign  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/10/us/politics/donald-trump-jr-russia-email-candidacy.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=span-ab-top-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

Trump Keeps Creating his Personal Hell  https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2017/06/15/trump-keeps-creating-his-own-personal-hell/?hpid=hp_hp-top-table-main_fix-trump-pressure-545pm%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.93193dd1ce11

Trump on Race Opens Breach with C.E.O’s, Armed Forces, and G.O.P  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/16/us/politics/trump-charlottesville-military-jews-ceos.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=a-lede-package-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

Trump Orders Phones Covered in Aluminium Foil  http://www.newyorker.com/humor/borowitz-report/trump-orders-all-white-house-phones-covered-in-tin-foil?intcid=mod-latest

Trump Registered 8 Companies in Saudi Arabia During Campaign  http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/306990-trump-appeared-to-register-eight-companies-in-saudi-arabia

Trump’s Abuse of Government Data  http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/04/03/trumps-abuse-of-government-data

Trump’s Paris Speech Needs a Serious Fact Check  https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/powerpost/paloma/the-energy-202/2017/06/02/the-energy-202-trump-s-paris-speech-needs-a-serious-fact-check/59302a21e9b69b2fb981dc14/?hpid=hp_hp-top-table-main_energy202-920a%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.aefcc54e551f

Tump’s Plot Against America  https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/donald-trump-philip-roth-plot-by-bernard-henri-levy-2017-01

Trump, Putin and the New Cold War  http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2017/03/06/trump-putin-and-the-new-cold-war

Trump Says He has ‘Complete Power’ to Pardon  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/22/us/politics/donald-trump-jeff-sessions.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

Trump’s Two Year Presidency  https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/trumps-two-year-presidency/2017/02/10/32c2e4ce-efd9-11e6-9973-c5efb7ccfb0d_story.html?hpid=hp_no-name_opinion-card-d%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.6af734f05218

Trump’s Vacation is Over  https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2017/08/vacation-is-over/537681/

Trust Records Show that Trump is Closely Connected to his Empire  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/03/us/politics/donald-trump-business.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=b-lede-package-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news&_r=0

U.K. Was Given Details of alleged Contacts Between Trump Campaign and Moscow  https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/apr/28/trump-russia-intelligence-uk-government-m16-kremlin

Unravelling The Dodd-Frank Act  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/30/business/dealbook/republicans-unravel-dodd-frank-act.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=a-lede-package-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

U.S. Australia Rift is Possible as Trump Harrangues Prime Minister  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/02/us/politics/us-australia-trump-turnbull.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=a-lede-package-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

U.S. Eases Sanctions on Russian Intelligence Agency  http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/us-politics/us-eases-sanctions-on-russian-intelligence-agency/article33877079/

U.S. Starts the Year with Job Surge but Pay Gains are Weak  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/03/business/economy/unemployment-jobs-report-hiring.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=second-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

The Week When President Trump Resigned  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/18/opinion/sunday/president-trump-resignation.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-left-region&region=opinion-c-col-left-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-left-region

What Happens Next is Up to Republicans  https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2017/02/what-happens-next-is-up-to-republicans/516849/

What To Make of Trump’s Early Morning Wiretap Tweets  http://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/donald-trumps-early-morning-tweets

The White House Can’t Decide How to Attack James Comey  http://www.newyorker.com/news/benjamin-wallace-wells/the-white-house-cant-decide-how-to-attack-james-comey

White House Considering Action on Religious Freedom That Could Lead to Discrimination  https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/white-house-considering-order-on-religious-freedom-that-critics-warn-could-lead-to-discrimination/2017/02/02/631ea41a-e8ee-11e6-bf6f-301b6b443624_story.html?hpid=hp_hp-top-table-main_religiousfreedom-255pm%3Ahomepage%2Fstory&utm_term=.9ae2ceac80c7

Will The Supreme Court Stand UP to Trump?  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/04/opinion/sunday/will-the-supreme-court-stand-up-to-trump.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-right-region&region=opinion-c-col-right-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-right-region&_r=0

Who Better to Lecture Muslims than Islam Expert Donald Trump?  https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2017/may/21/muslims-islamic-donald-trump-saudis-Riyadh

Who Better to Lecture Muslims: This Wasn’t a Speech About Islam  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/21/opinion/this-wasnt-a-speech-about-islam.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-left-region&region=opinion-c-col-left-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-left-region&_r=0

Who Better to Lecture Muslims: Donald Trump Should Worry About Another 9/11 Rather Than Making Claims About Iran, Says Tehran  http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/donald-trump-riyadh-saudia-arabia-should-be-concerned-preventing-another-911-iran-foreign-minister-a7747906.html

Who is The Man Behind the Trump-Russia Dossier’s Most Salacious Claim?  https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/who-is-source-d-the-man-said-to-be-behind-the-trump-russia-dossiers-most-salacious-claim/2017/03/29/379846a8-0f53-11e7-9d5a-a83e627dc120_story.html?hpid=hp_no-name_no-name%3Apage%2Fbreaking-news-bar&tid=a_breakingnews&utm_term=.b99bf13a9318

Why Donald Trumpf Changed His Name  https://www.bostonglobe.com/ideas/2015/09/09/why-donald-trump-better-than-donald-drumpf/7ltKCyRasCa5TY2l1Tr4HP/story.html

Why Republicans Can’t Do Healthcare  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/08/opinion/why-republicans-cant-do-health-care.html?action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=opinion-c-col-left-region&region=opinion-c-col-left-region&WT.nav=opinion-c-col-left-region

Why Tumpanomics Won’t Make America Great Again  http://www.economist.com/news/leaders/21721904-impulsiveness-and-shallowness-americas-president-threaten-economy-well-rule

Will Trump be the Death of the Goldwater Rule?  http://www.newyorker.com/news/news-desk/will-trump-be-the-death-of-the-goldwater-rule

Ukraine Crisis

Russia’s Art of War:  State Branding by Other Means  https://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/russian-federation/2017-02-07/russias-art-war?cid=int-lea&pgtype=hpg

Ukraine at 25 (video)  https://www.chathamhouse.org/file/kyiv-ukraine-25

Ukraine Braces for Escalation in Eastern War  http://www.worldaffairsjournal.org/content/ukraine-braces-escalation-eastern-war

The Ukraine Example: Nuclear Disarmament Doesn’t Pay  http://www.worldaffairsjournal.org/article/ukraine-example-nuclear-disarmament-doesn’t-pay

Ukraine: Risk of Open War with Russia is More Serious Than Last Year  http://www.businessinsider.com/petro-poroshenko-bild-interview-2016-2?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=referral

Ukraine Crisis : BBC News Collection of Articles, Photos, and  Videos  http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-26270866

Ukraine Crisis: Timeline  http://csis.org/ukraine/index.htm

Ukraine Crisis in Maps (visual guide to the continuing conflict)  http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2014/02/27/world/europe/ukraine-divisions-crimea.html

Ukraine (collection of articles from the Guardian Newspaper)  http://www.theguardian.com/world/ukraine

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