Saturday, January 9, 2016

Iris Murdoch’s Tangled Life and Letters

The Rewards of Letting Your Kids Call the Shots

Heavily armed men offer 'security'

Do recruiters ‘really’ hang on to CVs when they promise to?

Before the Oscars, Some Films Face the Truth Test

The towns that love Trump

DiCaprio's ‘Revenant’ Tops ‘Star Wars’ on First Wide Release

Gandhi the Imperialist

Revolts, race, Russia: 60 years on, 1956 is disconcertingly similar to 2016

Largest ever 'age map' traces galactic history

Egypt’s President Turns to Religion to Bolster His Authority

Clinton, Sanders Trade Blows on Guns, Family Leave

Muslim woman ejected from Donald Trump rally after silent protest

Muslim woman ejected from Donald Trump rally after silent protest | US news | The Guardian
 I leave is trying to wreck the current grand old party.

Anatomy of a murder story

Amateur Sleuths on the Dinosaur Trail

‘Broken System’ Allows ISIS to Profit From Looted Antiquities

Over 200 Members of German Choir Were Abused, Investigator Says

Therapy wars: the revenge of Freud | Oliver Burkeman

Japanification Revisited | Ian Welsh

Visualizing the Four Freedoms: FDR’s Fighting Artist, Arthur Szyk

How to Calculate the Costs to Society of the VW Scandal

One Man’s 40-Year War on Salt Could Finally Succeed

Great Breakfast in New York, LA, Chicago, Atlanta

A Century of Political Spin

Behind Saudi Arabia’s bluster is a country that feels under grave threat

A Hydrogen Bomb by Any Other Name

With Film Supply Dwindling, a Photographer Known for Huge Polaroid Images Is Retiring -

When Teamwork Doesn’t Work for Women

Obama was right to weep: he’s got plenty to cry about

News executives urge Kerry to push Iran for release of Post reporter

Canadian loonie: what the world looked like on past lows

To Catch a Rapist

In Ramadi, Small Force Carried a Big Burden

How Truman Announced the Hydrogen Bomb in 1953

Regime Change in Poland, Carried Out From Within

Uber to Drop Prices in 80 Cities in the U.S. and Canada

Deportation raids to continue, despite outcry

No Shortage of Opinions about Daylight-Saving Time

Philae comet probe given one last shake to continue its search for life

How a Newspaper Unmasked Its Owners