What Chinese News Reports Tell Us About Beijing’s View of Trump

What I am reading: They dined by candlelight, discussed thorny issues like trade and North Korea and took walks under palm trees. In public, President Trump and President Xi…, What Chinese News Reports Tell Us About Beijing’s View of Trump, https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/08/world/asia/china-trump-xi-jinping.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Austin-based Torchy’s sues Colorado restaurant over phrase ‘damn good tacos’

What I am reading: FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — A battle over the phrase “damn good tacos” is headed to federal court in Colorado. The Austin, Texas-based franchise Torchy’s Tacos…, Austin-based Torchy’s sues Colorado restaurant over phrase ‘damn good tacos’, http://kxan.com/2017/04/08/texas-taco-franchise-sues-over-phrase-damn-good-tacos/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Why Americans Are More Likely to Work for a Large Employer, in 20 Charts

What I am reading: The United States has long held itself out as a nation driven by entrepreneurs and small businesses. Presidents and politicians still invoke that image, and for…, Why Americans Are More Likely to Work for a Large Employer, in 20 Charts, http://www.wsj.com/graphics/big-companies-get-bigger/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

When a drug epidemic’s victims are white

What I am reading: Chris Christie Makes Emotional Plea To Rethink Drug Addiction … “Somehow, if it’s heroin or cocaine or alcohol, we say, ‘They decided it, they’re getting what…, When a drug epidemic’s victims are white, http://www.vox.com/identities/2017/4/4/15098746/opioid-heroin-epidemic-race, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Dwindling Odds of Coincidence

What I am reading: Michael T. Flynn with President Trump at the Central Intelligence Agency in Langley, Va., on Jan. 21. Doug Mills/The New York Times We are still not…, Dwindling Odds of Coincidence, https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/03/opinion/dwindling-odds-of-coincidence.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

In Trump Country, Shock at Trump Budget Cuts, but Still Loyalty

What I am reading: Rhonda McCracken voted for President Trump. Now he wants to cut funding for an organization she says saved her and her son’s lives. Andrea Morales for The New…, In Trump Country, Shock at Trump Budget Cuts, but Still Loyalty, https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/01/opinion/sunday/in-trump-country-shock-at-trump-budget-cuts-but-still-loyalty.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Climate Progress, With or Without Trump

What I am reading: Mikey Burton President Trump’s unfortunate and misguided rollback of environmental protections has led to a depressing and widespread belief that the United…, Climate Progress, With or Without Trump, https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/31/opinion/climate-progress-with-or-without-trump.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,