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The New York Times
– May 20, 3:02 PM
Access to a government jet 24 hours a day. An office in the West Wing, plus guaranteed weekends off for family time. And an assurance of being made secretary of homeland security by November. Those were among a list of 10 conditions that Kris…
Conservative peer Michael Heseltine has had the party whip withdrawn after saying he would vote for the Lib Dems. The ex-deputy prime minister has said he would not back the Tories in this week's vote because of its pro-Brexit stance.
The New York Review of Books
– May 20, 1:45 PM
Edward Said's Orientalism is one of the most influential works of intellectual history of the postwar era. It is also one of the most misunderstood. Perhaps the most common misunderstanding is that it is “about” the Middle East; on…
Wall Street Journal
– May 20, 3:05 PM
As President Trump's attorney general, William Barr has come under criticism from Democrats and even some Republicans who say he is acting more like the president's personal lawyer than the nation's top law-enforcement officer. But Mr. Barr, who as…