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On Politics: Number of Children Separated From Parents May Be Much Higher – The New York Times

Jan 18, 2019

Supported by On Politics: Number of Children Separated From Parents May Be Much Higher Jan. 18, 2019 Good Friday morning. Here are some of the stories making news in Washington and politics today. _____________________ • The Department of Health and Human Services, which oversees the care of children in federal custody, has identified 2,737 children […]

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Trump's grounding of Pelosi's plane sparks political outcry: 'One sophomoric response does not deserve another' – Fox News

Jan 18, 2019

President Trump’s decision Thursday to deny House Speaker Nancy Pelosi military aircraft for an overseas trip drew sharp reactions from both Democrats and Republicans. In a letter to Pelosi, the president “postponed” the trip just minutes before the congressional delegation was set to depart. The “excursion” would be rescheduled following the end of the partial government […]

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The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: No-Fly Zone – The Atlantic

Jan 17, 2019

What We’re Following Today It’s Thursday, January 17. The partial government shutdown is now in its 27th day. ‘Zero-Tolerance’ Policy: Donald Trump’s administration likely separated thousands more children from their parents than previously thought since the practice of family separations first spiked in 2017, a new inspector general report finds. While administration officials had once […]

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Nancy Pelosi’s Political Flex – The New York Times

Jan 17, 2019

Supported by On Politics With Lisa Lerer Nancy Pelosi’s Political Flex ImageCreditCreditTom Brenner for The New York Times By Lisa Lerer Jan. 17, 2019 Hi. Welcome to On Politics, your guide to the day in national politics. I’m Lisa Lerer, your host. [Get On Politics delivered to your inbox.] We’re less than a month into […]

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Breezy And Irreverent 'Brexit' Captures Big Truths About Today's Politics – NPR

Jan 17, 2019

Enlarge this image Benedict Cumberbatch plays Dominic Cummings, the top strategist for Britain’s “Leave” campaign in the HBO film Brexit. Nick Wall/HBO hide caption toggle caption Nick Wall/HBO It’s impossible to talk about Great Britain these days without talking about Brexit, the United Kingdom’s pending departure from the European Union. Of course, it’s easier to […]

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Yalitza Aparicio of ‘Roma’ and the Politics of Stardom in Mexico – The New York Times

Jan 17, 2019

ImageShould she get an Oscar nomination for “Roma,” Yalitza Aparicio says, “I’d be breaking the stereotype that because we’re Indigenous we can’t do certain things.”CreditCreditNatalia Mantini for The New York Times SectionsSkip to contentSkip to site index Yalitza Aparicio of ‘Roma’ and the Politics of Stardom in Mexico The film’s star was on her way […]

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Politics Looms Over Empty Seats as Saudi Arabia Faces Qatar in Asian Cup – The New York Times

Jan 17, 2019

Supported by Politics Looms Over Empty Seats as Saudi Arabia Faces Qatar in Asian Cup ImageQatari players during a 6-0 win over North Korea on Sunday. Qatar will face Saudi Arabia, its neighbor and political rival, on Thursday.CreditCreditMahmoud Khaled/EPA, via Shutterstock By Tariq Panja Jan. 17, 2019 ABU DHABI — Qatar forward Almoez Ali joined […]

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The New York Times politics editor is building trust by tweeting context around political stories – Nieman Journalism Lab at Harvard

Jan 16, 2019

You can guess the kinds of complaints The New York Times gets about its political coverage. It’s too biased, too liberal. Too much coverage of the horserace, not enough coverage of the issues. Too much “But her emails!” in 2016 and not enough Trump/Russia. Too much “Racists: They’re just like us.” With a new personal […]

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