Magazine September 21, 2020, Issue

The Week

(Roman Genn)

• Jerry Falwell Jr. got a $10.5 million severance from Liberty, payable in a golden calf.

• The shooting of Jacob Blake by Kenosha, Wis., police led to riots well before the key facts were known; indeed, as we go to press more than a week later, much remains unclear. The outline of what happened, though, is finally coming into view. Police were called to the scene by a woman who said Blake had taken her keys and was not supposed to be there, and they knew there was a warrant for his arrest stemming from charges of third-degree sexual assault,

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On the menu today: Another reminder that “People of Praise” and “People of Hope” are not the same group, and proof that “People of Hope” did not inspire Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale; wondering what Joe Biden is doing with his time these days; and two Senate committees release their ... Read More