Magazine June 12, 2017, Issue

The Week

(Roman Genn)

‐ Hostile congressmen vow to use any means available to block Trump’s outrageous budget plan. And the Democrats are pretty mad too.

‐ North Korea tested two missiles in a week, including a successful launch of a Hwasong-12 that reached an altitude of 1,300 miles and traveled almost 500 miles. It’s another step toward a nuclear-capable ICBM that could reach the United States. Despite Trump’s saber-rattling, there is no good military option in North Korea. We should ratchet up sanctions, and punish Chinese banks that do business with North Korea; engage in covert efforts at internal subversion of the regime; and

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What Counts as Climate Consensus? Oren Cass’s article “Who’s the Denier Now?” (May 1) condemns the misuse of scientific data in climate-change policy debates, but to support his position Cass misrepresents ...
The Week

The Week

‐ Hostile congressmen vow to use any means available to block Trump’s outrageous budget plan. And the Democrats are pretty mad too. ‐ North Korea tested two missiles in a week, ...
Athwart

Foodie Feud

People of Portland: The Council of Making Every Damned Thing a Problem has come up with a list of restaurants to hate.
Poetry

Poetry

LAST BLOOMS A vantage point for any pot Of small, bronzed marigold Is next to a bare, molting tree, Where several pale green stems uphold Odd milkweed pods that fill the spot – They’re edible, I’m ...

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