I don’t see how anyone could remain in that position unless he was, at best, totally indifferent to the person’s survival.
Outrage is warranted. But outrage unaccompanied by analysis is a danger in itself.
Internet mobs go after those who break social-distancing rules, but society has a better way to enforce norms.
How do you operate institutions designed to mix people and ideas without also mixing viruses?
Sending health-care workers into hospitals with too few masks is a betrayal akin to sending soldiers into battle without armor.
Trump is yet again attempting to distract the public from his own failures.
The coronavirus has been slow to spread across Africa. But a wave may soon hit, and health-care workers are bracing for disaster.
These novel approaches could fail in many ways.
You should be more offended by Trump’s incompetence than by his attempt to racialize the pandemic.
Senior leaders are sick with the coronavirus.
The surprising number of Iranian government officials succumbing to COVID-19 offers a hint that the disease is far more widespread than the official statistics indicate.
As presidents slow down, more decisions get made by other people.
The government has refused to impose quarantines and is encouraging people to visit the city of Qom, the center of the outbreak.
For a time, Michael Avenatti fulfilled the left’s most destructive psychological needs—much as Donald Trump has done for the right.
The former national security adviser’s secrets are valuable, and will come at a cost.
The crown prince, who is accused of hacking Jeff Bezos’s phone, may presume that the U.S.-Saudi alliance is strong enough to withstand another disturbing act.
Mike Pompeo’s dig about not finding Ukraine on a map undermines his credibility.
The Iranian people are, for the first time in decades, worried about whether the leaders who have been their captors are not also their protectors.
The real questions are not of morality (did he have it coming?) but of timing.
The cases of Usman Khan and Lisa Marie Smith point to the problems with deradicalization.