Donald Trump junior’s meeting with a Russian lawyer

What I am reading: THE official version is as follows. In June 2016, the president’s eldest son, Donald Trump Jr. was asked by an acquaintance, someone whom he knew from the Miss…, Donald Trump junior’s meeting with a Russian lawyer, https://www.economist.com/blogs/democracyinamerica/2017/07/i-had-listen, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

The good and bad in Germany’s economic model are strongly linked

What I am reading: TALK to Germany’s policymakers in Berlin or Frankfurt and the chances are that somebody will invoke Goethe, the nation’s foremost literary figure, on the perils…, The good and bad in Germany’s economic model are strongly linked, https://www.economist.com/news/briefing/21724801-germany-admired-its-stability-derided-persistent-trade-surpluses-good-and-bad, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Free Yourself of Your Harshest Critic, and Plow Ahead

What I am reading: Carl Richards You’re fired. No, seriously. Pack up your stuff, and get out. But let me be clear: The job you’re fired from is one you never should have had in…, Free Yourself of Your Harshest Critic, and Plow Ahead, https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/13/your-money/free-yourself-of-your-harshest-critic-and-plow-ahead.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Opinion | Noam Chomsky: On Trump and the State of the Union

What I am reading: Kevin Lamarque/Reuters Over the past few months, as the disturbing prospect of a Trump administration became a disturbing reality, I decided to reach out to…, Opinion | Noam Chomsky: On Trump and the State of the Union, https://www.nytimes.com/2017/07/05/opinion/noam-chomsky-on-trump-and-the-state-of-the-union.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Opinion | It’s a Good Time to Listen to Young Lincoln

What I am reading: Independence Day arrives this year during a period of intense political polarization, anger and distrust, potentially jeopardizing the ideals for which the…, Opinion | It’s a Good Time to Listen to Young Lincoln, https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2017-07-02/it-s-a-good-time-to-listen-to-young-lincoln, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

a brief guide to the interstate highway system — 6/20/17

What I am reading: Today’s selection — from The Long Haul by Finn Murphy. A trucker’s tips for understanding the U.S. Interstate Highway system: “Here’s a kind of fun primer for…, a brief guide to the interstate highway system — 6/20/17, https://delanceyplace.com/view-archives.php?3360, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Silicon Valley Women, in Cultural Shift, Frankly Describe Sexual Harassment

What I am reading: Rachel Renock, the chief executive of Wethos, center, with her business partners, Claire Humphreys, left, and Kristen Ablamsky. Ms. Renock said they received…, Silicon Valley Women, in Cultural Shift, Frankly Describe Sexual Harassment, https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/30/technology/women-entrepreneurs-speak-out-sexual-harassment.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,