Assad Is Still Defended By Russia. The United States Controls the Eastern Half of Syria. Iran Has Militias Everywhere. Turkey Just Invaded. The War Is Far From Over.
Der Spiegel – What Comes after War in Syria?
Trump Doubles Down, Offers Citizenship for 1.8 Million Dreamers
Bloomberg – Trump Sets High Price for Democrats on Immigration Deal
A Big Win, But Non-Partisan Redistrict Commissions, Coupled With Neutral Parameters, Would Avoid These Legal Battles
The Economist – Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court invalidates the state’s congressional map
EPA Looking Into Water Tainted With Cancer-Causing Chemical
The Intercept – EPA Orders Testing for GenX Contamination Near Chemours Plant in West Virginia
The Intercept – New Teflon Toxin Causes Cancer in Lab Animals
What’s The Best Way to Disperse Shadows? Shine A Little Light On Them. Sort of Like When Sanford Said He Was “Hiking the Appalachian Trail.”
McClatchy – Sanford wants you to see classified memo on Trump campaign
Okay, NSA, Find Me a Recipe for Shepherd’s Pie
The Intercept – Finding Your Voice
Hilarious, But I Assume He Already Has One
Yahoo News – The Guggenheim Tried to Lend Trump a Gold Toilet Instead of the Van Gogh He Asked For
Dollar Continues to Fall
CBS News – In unusual move, team Trump talks down the dollar
Eastern Cougars Extinct. Sorry Lads.
Yale Environment 360 – Cougars Officially Declared Extinct in Eastern U.S., Removed from Endangered Species List
The Gap Between What We Know and What We Think We Know
The Guardian – Oldest known human fossil outside Africa discovered in Israel
Physical Assault Still Accepted As Psychological Treatment in Many States
New York Times – I Was Tortured in Gay Conversion Therapy. And It’s Still Legal in 41 States.
The Internet Continues To Erode Legacy Media
Huffington Post – Dan Rather Launching Weekly Show With The Young Turks
The Democrats Are Their Own Worst Enemy
The Intercept – The Dead Enders
The Intercept – An Insurgent Campaign Is Targeting the Very Heart of the Chicago Democratic Machine – and Just Might Win