Monday

The Briefing 04-17-17

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  • The fragility of liberty: Turkey referendum centralizes autocratic rule of President Erdogan
  • Paranoia on parade: North Korea's militaristic personality cult and the danger it poses to the world
  • In apparent moral surrender, Canada's Trudeau proposes bill to legalize recreational marijuana
Monday

The Briefing 08-22-16

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  • Turkish wedding suicide bomber who killed 50 was just a child, between 12 and 14 yrs old
  • The good, the bad, and the weird: What can we learn about humanity from the 2016 Olympics?
  • The "queerest" Olympics ever? The unsettled conscience and uncertain future of LGBT sport
  • The gender revolution arrives at the clothing store—but it's still organized male-female