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Opinion: The Glory of a Summer Sleep

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 18:49:44 GMT

There are worse things to do than nothing.


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Editorial: The Bogus Voter-Fraud Commission

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 18:30:17 GMT

Fraud is essentially nonexistent, but that hasn’t stopped the crusaders from trying to make voting harder.



Op-Ed Columnist: Charlie Gard and the Experts

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 18:30:01 GMT

Charlie Gard’s parents Connie Yates and Chris Gard leave after a hearing at the High Court in London.The moral and medical costs of coming between parents and their dying child.


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Op-Ed Columnist: The Mooch and the Mogul

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 18:30:02 GMT

In memoriam, Sean Spicer. We hardly believed ye.


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Op-Ed Columnist: Jared Kushner, the Prince of Having It Both Ways

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 18:30:02 GMT

He throws his weight around. Then floats above it all. But gravity has a way of catching up.


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Op-Ed Columnist: Jared Kushner’s Got Too Many Secrets to Keep Ours

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 18:20:02 GMT

Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump in Hamburg, Germany, two weeks ago.The president’s son-in-law is a security risk and shouldn’t be a senior White House adviser.


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Opinion: Let’s Get Excited About Maintenance!

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 18:52:57 GMT

Innovation is overrated. When it comes to technology, we need to celebrate upkeep.


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Opinion: Donald Trump’s Plan to Save Western Civilization

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 18:30:16 GMT

President Trump arrives at the G-20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, this month.The president promised an “America First” foreign policy, but he’s taken on something far more ambitious.


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Editorial: President Trump and His Way-Back Machine

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 18:30:17 GMT

President Trump and Vice President Mike Pence viewing a display of American-made products on the White House lawn.Rather than churning out false promises of big factory revival, Mr. Trump should be driving manufacturing’s real-life future.


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Editorial: The Wall With Mexico, and Xanadu

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 18:30:18 GMT

A section of the border wall in Hidalgo, Tex.It becomes more fantastical each time Mr. Trump brings it up. But that may not keep Congress from throwing bags of money at it.


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News Analysis: Why Women Aren’t C.E.O.s, According to Women Who Almost Were

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:42:11 GMT

It’s not a pipeline problem. It’s about loneliness, competition and deeply rooted barriers.


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Opinion: Shakespeare’s Torture Test

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 18:47:53 GMT

Christopher Plummer as Iago in “Othello” in 1982.Iago’s villainy makes us cheer his tormentors.


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Contributing Op-Ed Writer: The Men Who Never Have to Grow Up

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 19:49:15 GMT

Donald Trump Jr. at his father’s estate in Bedford, N.Y., earlier this year.Peter Pan, Donald Jr., Ryan Seacrest and the boys.


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Opinion: Don’t Let Detroit’s Revival Rest on an Injustice

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 18:35:27 GMT

A soldier standing guard over a group of men near Detroit’s 10th Police Precinct in 1967.Many longtime residents have lost their homes unfairly.


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Opinion: Help! My 3-Year-Old Is Obsessed With Trump

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 20:46:42 GMT

We had to leave a play date early after one little girl dissolved into tears.


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Opinion: Why Are the Baby Boomers in Such a Bad Mood?

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 18:58:37 GMT

The new middle age in America is a sad tale of artisanal stress.


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Contributing Op-Ed Writer: What Is America to Me?

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 18:30:19 GMT

I found the heart of my own country in a classroom full of newcomers.


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Opinion: We’ll Miss You, Sean Spicer

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 20:04:20 GMT

Sean Spicer at a press briefing in March.No one else could possibly convey the combination of chutzpah and shame that Mr. Spicer embodied.


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Opinion: A Warrant to Search Your Vagina

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:45:37 GMT

The Homestead Correctional Institution in Florida City, Fla., earlier this year.Black women have been choked, molested, raped and killed by police officers fighting the war on drugs.


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Contributing Op-Ed Writer: My Grandfather, My ‘Bona Fide’ Best Friend

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 19:00:54 GMT

Protest of the travel ban at Los Angeles International Airport earlier this year.I didn’t need the latest ruling on the Trump administration’s Muslim ban to understand that our relationship was real.


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Gray Matter: Don’t Believe in God? Maybe You’ll Try U.F.O.s

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 19:08:37 GMT

The less religious people are, the more likely they are to think aliens exist.


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Letters: Trump Critics, All Around

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:51:49 GMT

President Trump in New Jersey.Six months into his presidency, our inbox is flooded with criticism of Donald Trump. Here is a sampling.


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Op-Docs: Skip the Opera. Go See Some Pro Wrestling.

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 19:18:30 GMT

Love it or hate it, pro wrestling is one of the world’s great art forms.



Op-Ed Contributor: What Should Europe Do With the Children of ISIS?

Sun, 23 Jul 2017 22:10:02 GMT

Children born under ‘the Caliphate’ are returning home, but governments are focused on short-term security, not the needs of these damaged young people.


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Opinion: Manhattan’s District Attorney vs. Aeschylus

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 15:01:49 GMT

Actors in a performance of “The Eumenides,” staged by the Theater of Law in a Manhattan courtroom Wednesday.A performance of an ancient Greek play forces prosecutors to reflect on the nature of justice.


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Op-Ed Contributor: Macron’s Shaky Embrace of de Gaulle

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 15:00:01 GMT

President Emmanuel Macron, left, with General Pierre de Villiers at a Bastille Day parade earlier this month.How will the French president wed his commitment to hard power with the country’s need for budgetary restraint?


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Editorial: What Did Trump and Putin Tell Each Other?

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 02:13:49 GMT

Only Mr. Trump — and the Russians — can know for sure.


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Vietnam '67: What It Was Like to Be Drafted

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 01:42:22 GMT

The author on duty at the 527th Personnel Service Company.Fifty years ago this month, I boarded a bus to Fort Dix — and to war.


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Op-Ed Contributor: They’ll Shoot Horses, Won’t They?

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 01:17:46 GMT

Congress seems poised to allow the widespread culling of wild equine herds. But there’s a better way to control their populations.


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Op-Ed Columnist: Trump’s Foreign Policy: The Conservatives’ Report Card

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 00:58:34 GMT

President Trump delivered a speech in Poland in July, before attending the two-day summit meeting of the Group of 20 leaders in Hamburg, Germany.We know liberals give him an F. Some conservatives approve — but not all.


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Op-Ed Contributors: Don’t Tinker With Nafta. Fix It.

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 00:50:34 GMT

A worker at the Ford plant in Louisville, Ky.President Trump has an opportunity to help autoworkers. He should not squander it.


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Contributing Op-Ed Writer: How the Modern World Made Cowards of Us All

Sat, 22 Jul 2017 00:31:22 GMT

The ancient virtue of prudence once meant the wisdom to do the right thing. Now we use it to do nothing at all.


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Editorial: Sean Spicer, We’ll Always Have ‘Facts’

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 22:40:39 GMT

Sean Spicer took reporters’ questions at the White House for the first time on Jan. 23.In the glow of the gaslight, we bid the White House press secretary adieu.


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Letters: President Trump vs. Robert Mueller

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 21:11:48 GMT

Robert S. Mueller III, the special counsel leading the Russia investigation, in Washington in June.“We need transparency now, not a cover-up,” a reader writes.


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Sporting: How I Learned to Hate Golf

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 18:52:02 GMT

The selfish, elitist American players left me cold, but I’ll still watch the British Open.


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Disability

Fri, 02 Sep 2016 21:03:02 GMT




Red Century

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 15:00:14 GMT




Thomas B. Edsall

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 22:05:09 GMT




Timothy Egan

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 22:05:20 GMT




Linda Greenhouse

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 22:05:26 GMT




Steven Rattner

Mon, 25 Jan 2016 19:14:10 GMT




Mustafa Akyol

Tue, 26 Jan 2016 01:29:18 GMT




Wajahat Ali

Tue, 30 May 2017 16:31:33 GMT




Tahmima Anam

Tue, 26 Jan 2016 01:30:39 GMT




Allison Arieff

Tue, 26 Jan 2016 01:31:54 GMT




Julia Baird

Tue, 26 Jan 2016 01:33:03 GMT




Vanessa Barbara

Tue, 26 Jan 2016 01:33:57 GMT




Jochen Bittner

Tue, 26 Jan 2016 01:36:10 GMT




Antony J. Blinken

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:11:27 GMT




Jennifer Finney Boylan

Tue, 26 Jan 2016 01:38:44 GMT




Arthur C. Brooks

Tue, 26 Jan 2016 01:39:43 GMT




Brittany Bronson

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 16:17:59 GMT




Jennine Capó Crucet

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:12:42 GMT




Richard Conniff

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:24:09 GMT




Matthew d’Ancona

Tue, 26 Jan 2016 01:54:22 GMT




Pamela Druckerman

Tue, 26 Jan 2016 01:55:32 GMT




Michael Eric Dyson

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:19:33 GMT




Mona Eltahawy

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 16:28:55 GMT




Jill Filipovic

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:06:36 GMT




Richard A. Friedman

Wed, 29 Apr 2015 05:07:37 GMT




Roxane Gay

Thu, 19 Mar 2015 20:19:15 GMT




Masha Gessen

Tue, 26 Jan 2016 01:58:31 GMT




Adam Grant

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 16:45:00 GMT




Sandeep Jauhar

Wed, 29 Apr 2015 05:05:16 GMT




Sylvie Kauffmann

Tue, 26 Jan 2016 01:59:48 GMT




Pagan Kennedy

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:35:55 GMT




David L. Kirp

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:12:09 GMT




Nikos Konstandaras

Tue, 26 Jan 2016 02:01:40 GMT




Ivan Krastev

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:13:10 GMT




Kenan Malik

Tue, 26 Jan 2016 02:06:35 GMT




Lydia Millet

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:14:17 GMT




Margaret Renkl

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:34:31 GMT




Shmuel Rosner

Tue, 26 Jan 2016 02:10:24 GMT




Anna Sauerbrey

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:15:36 GMT




Beppe Severgnini

Tue, 26 Jan 2016 02:11:32 GMT




Ruchir Sharma

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:32:06 GMT




Judith Shulevitz

Thu, 19 Mar 2015 18:19:12 GMT




Mimi Swartz

Thu, 19 Mar 2015 18:19:18 GMT




Aatish Taseer

Tue, 16 Feb 2016 14:45:47 GMT




Héctor Tobar

Thu, 19 Mar 2015 20:19:15 GMT




Maxim Trudolyubov

Thu, 19 Mar 2015 20:16:34 GMT




Zeynep Tufekci

Wed, 29 Apr 2015 05:09:56 GMT




J.D. Vance

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:33:46 GMT




Moises Velasquez-Manoff

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 17:15:40 GMT




Peter Wehner

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:21:24 GMT




Jennifer Weiner

Thu, 19 Mar 2015 20:16:34 GMT




Molly Worthen

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:22:18 GMT




Tim Wu

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:30:30 GMT