Malta, Where the West Was Born

What I am reading: St. Paul’s Street in Malta’s capital, Valletta. Alex Majoli MALTA’S CENTER UNTIL the 16th century, the golden-walled city of Mdina, sits on a hill with a view…, Malta, Where the West Was Born, https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/30/t-magazine/malta-cultural-crossroads.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Textbook co-authored by Roy Moore in 2011 says women shouldn’t run for office

What I am reading: Alabama Republican Senate Candidate Roy Moore co-authored a study course, published in 2011 and recently obtained by ThinkProgress, that instructs students that…, Textbook co-authored by Roy Moore in 2011 says women shouldn’t run for office, https://thinkprogress.org/moore-study-course-vison-forum-135402ed8816/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Michael Flynn’s role in Middle Eastern nuclear project could compound legal issues

What I am reading: In June 2015, retired lieutenant general Michael Flynn took a little-noticed trip to Egypt and Israel, paid for by a U.S. company he was advising. The company…, Michael Flynn’s role in Middle Eastern nuclear project could compound legal issues, https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/michael-flynns-role-in-middle-eastern-nuclear-project-could-compound-legal-issues/2017/11/26/51ce7ec8-ce18-11e7-81bc-c55a220c8cbe_story.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

A historian on the myths of American trade

What I am reading: Clashing over Commerce: A History of US Trade Policy. By Douglas Irwin. University of Chicago Press; 832 pages; $35 . Upgrade your inbox Receive our Daily…, A historian on the myths of American trade, https://www.economist.com/news/books-and-arts/21731616-douglas-irwin-agrees-trade-policy-important-all-manner-powers-are-wrongly, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

An Open Letter to the FCC: – Eric Schneiderman – Medium

What I am reading: Dear FCC Chairman Ajit Pai: As you recently announced, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), under your leadership, soon will release rules to dismantle…, An Open Letter to the FCC: – Eric Schneiderman – Medium, https://medium.com/@AGSchneiderman/an-open-letter-to-the-fcc-b867a763850a, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

In Search of the Perfect Record – Attorney at Work

What I am reading: Winning and Losing In the competitive world of law, it is not uncommon to feel (consciously or unconsciously) that failure is not an option. However, the quest…, In Search of the Perfect Record – Attorney at Work, https://www.attorneyatwork.com/perfect-record-the-price-of-trying-to-be-the-best/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

How Robert Mugabe held on to power for so long

What I am reading: IT WAS the dismissal and flight abroad of Robert Mugabe’s oldest and trustiest lieutenant that finally led to his downfall. Grace Mugabe, the 93-year-old…, How Robert Mugabe held on to power for so long, https://www.economist.com/news/middle-east-and-africa/21731449-his-secret-was-talk-eloquently-and-carry-big-stick-how-robert-mugabe-held, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Opinion | The Russia investigation’s spectacular accumulation of lies

What I am reading: Donald Trump, Jr. (Saul Loeb/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images) I spent part of my convalescence from a recent illness reading some of the comprehensive…, Opinion | The Russia investigation’s spectacular accumulation of lies, https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/the-russia-investigations-spectacular-accumulation-of-lies/2017/11/16/741024bc-cb0e-11e7-8321-481fd63f174d_story.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

America’s Wildest Place Is Open for Business

What I am reading: The upper Colville River and headwaters on Alaska’s North Slope | Joel Sartore By Christopher Solomon Solomon is a contributing editor at Outside magazine.…, America’s Wildest Place Is Open for Business, https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/11/10/opinion/sunday/wildest-place-in-america.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Board Games Are the Hidden Feature of 280-Character Tweets

What I am reading: Image: Getty Anyone who tells you Twitter is social media’s closest approximation to hell on Earth is utterly, unimpeachably correct. This is, after all, the…, Board Games Are the Hidden Feature of 280-Character Tweets, https://gizmodo.com/board-games-are-the-hidden-feature-of-280-character-twe-1820306020, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,