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INSIGHT • Opinions
California's Second Shutdown
July 14, 2020
Gov. Newsom succumbs to pressure and locks the economy again.
The Justices' Wakeup Call to Congress
July 14, 2020
When it created the CFPB, the legislature gave it immense power. Now, the presidency has a hold of it.
World Opinion
U.S. and China, Caught in ‘Ideological Spiral,’ Drift Toward Cold War
July 14, 2020
Relations are in free fall. Lines are being drawn. As the two superpowers clash over technology, territory and clout, a new geopolitical era is dawning.
Coronavirus News: Live Updates
July 14, 2020
Florida broke its record for most deaths in a single day, and Republicans are rethinking their convention there. People in England will be required to wear masks inside shops and supermarkets.
Zindzi Mandela, Activist in South Africa and Ambassador, Dies at 59
July 14, 2020
She was ambassador to Denmark after years as a voice against apartheid (sometimes in poetry) alongside her parents, Nelson Mandela and Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.
Egyptian Dissident Battles Extradition in Spanish Court
July 14, 2020
Mohamed Ali made videos critical of Egypt’s government, touching off protests. Now he is a target of that government, as President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi of Egypt pushes to silence critics abroad.
After Months of Debate, England Requires Face Masks for Shoppers
July 14, 2020
Many parts of Europe and the United States already require masks in stores, but in Britain the idea has come up against the twin fears of appearing either perturbed or ridiculous.
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INSIGHT • Editorials
New York Times has double standards & serves woke mob? Bari Weiss’ shocking resignation letter only states the obvious
July 14, 2020
Resigning from the New York Times, writer Bari Weiss lamented the degradation of language in service of ideology. Yet for three years, she was all too happy to be the paper’s token centrist and demonize anyone to her right. Read Full Article at RT.com
Editorial View
World Editorial
America Drank Away Its Children’s Future
July 13, 2020
As the school year looms, the pandemic is still raging.
The Deadly Delusions of Mad King Donald
July 9, 2020
He won’t give up on a failing pandemic strategy.
Biden Should Not Debate Trump Unless …
July 8, 2020
Here are two conditions the Democrat should set.
How America Lost the War on Covid-19
July 6, 2020
It wasn’t because of our culture, it was because of our leadership.
Trump’s Virus Is Spreading, and His Economy Is Stalling
July 2, 2020
The president leads a transition to sickness.
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INSIGHT • Comments
Johnson risks a disunited UK over state aid
July 13, 2020
The Westminster government must carry devolved nations with it
The time is right to power up hydrogen
July 13, 2020
The EU must consider all options if it is to achieve carbon neutrality


Johnson risks a disunited UK over state aid
July 13, 2020
The Westminster government must carry devolved nations with it
The time is right to power up hydrogen
July 13, 2020
The EU must consider all options if it is to achieve carbon neutrality
Rutte’s resistance will harm Europe’s recovery
July 12, 2020
The Dutch leader wants the final say on which countries deserve EU aid
Pharma can redeem itself through the pandemic
July 12, 2020
The industry can reverse years of scandals if it takes a fresh approach
Trump’s misguided attack on US universities
July 10, 2020
A new policy on foreign students will damage America’s interests
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INSIGHT • Views
A Newly Discovered Comet Is Currently Passing by Earth — Here’s How to Catch a Glimpse
July 10, 2020
(CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.) — A newly discovered comet is streaking past Earth, providing a stunning nighttime show after buzzing the sun and expanding its tail. NASA’s Neowise infrared space telescope discovered the comet in March. Comet Neowise — the brightest comet visible from the Northern Hemisphere in a quarter-century — swept within Mercury’s orbit a…
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INSIGHT • Talks
A blueprint for reparations in the US | William "Sandy" Darity
July 14, 2020
With clarity and insight, economist and author William "Sandy" Darity discusses how the grievous injustice of slavery in the US led to the immense wealth gap that currently exists between Black and white Americans. He explains how reparations for descendants of enslaved people would work -- and why it's necessary that the US engage in this act of compensation and redemption to make progress towards true equality. (This virtual conversation, hosted by TED's current affairs curator Whitney Pennington Rodgers, was recorded June 30, 2020.)

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