In the most memorable scene in the most anticipated government report in recent history, the special counsel, Robert Mueller, takes us inside the Oval Office on May 17, 2017. President Trump, having fired
There are incidents sprinkled throughout the special counsel’s report in which President Trump’s behavior is clearly unethical, if not conclusively illegal. Some of them are already public, such as Trump’s
In the Mueller Report, Erik Prince Funds a Covert Effort to Obtain Clinton’s E-mails from a Foreign State
Erik Prince, the billionaire founder of Blackwater, a former private-security company embroiled in controversy surrounding its use of lethal force against civilians in Iraq, makes a strange cameo appearance
“Grass,” the new movie by the South Korean director Hong Sang-soo (which opens Friday), is centered on a café on a cobblestoned alley off another alley off a street, with inviting flowerpots outside. for
On Monday, a fire severely damaged the nearly nine-hundred-year-old Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, one of France’s most beloved cultural landmarks. In the wake of the fire, President Emmanuel Macron a
Now we know why Attorney General William Barr went to such great lengths to spin the contents of the special counsel Robert Mueller’s report. Although Mueller’s team didn’t establish that Trump or anybody
For much of the time that the special counsel Robert Mueller was at work, a battle played out, mostly in secret, between the special counsel’s office and Donald Trump’s legal team over what the President
In a highly anticipated press conference at the Justice Department on Thursday morning, Attorney General William Barr sounded more like President Trump’s personal lawyer than like the country’s chief officer.
When it comes to dinner-table talk with your family, whom you see every single day, it’s easy to fall into a rut. “How was work?” Probably the same as most other days—thanks for pretending to care. “How
Summer Rayne Oakes understands why so many millennials have developed houseplant fever. Until very recently, I went about my days with a moderate case of “plant blindness”—a term coined, in 1998, by the
On Monday, Bill Weld, the Republican former governor of Massachusetts, confirmed that he is challenging Donald Trump in the 2020 G.O.P. primary, thereby insuring that Trump will be the first Oval Office
Kim Foxx, the Cook County state’s attorney, nearly six feet tall and dressed in a canary-yellow jacket, took the microphone at an April 6th gathering of the Reverend Jesse Jackson’s Rainbow/PUSH Coalition.
In February of 2018, Francis Cissna, the director of Citizenship and Immigration Services (U.S.C.I.S.), announced that he was changing the agency’s mission statement. It would no longer make reference
Setting up a potential constitutional crisis between Congress and the Presidency, the Attorney General, William Barr, is expected on Thursday to release a redacted version of the special counsel Robert