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In his first 100 days in office, Mexico's new president, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, seems intent on steering the country toward an idealistic, but ultimately... [Read More]
What would Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher do in respect of Brexit? That's the question with which we're wrestling as the second woman premier to lead... [Read More]
If, as I wrote last week here, Joe Biden may save the Democratic party from a horrible debacle at the polls next year, Beto O'Rourke... [Read More]
The passengers of the Ethiopian Airlines jet that crashed March 10 had not even been identified or buried before some commentators thought they had identified... [Read More]
In a week of grim news, one bright spot stands out, at least for us — Secretary of State Pompeo's announcement that America will block... [Read More]
The attempt by students at New York University to blame Chelsea Clinton for the massacre of Muslims in New Zealand is a shocking marker of... [Read More]
Condolences are going out to the Muslim community in New Zealand from persons of all religions around the world. The Sun joins in the condolences... [Read More]
"Infamy, infamy, they've all got it in for me." Fans of British comedy will recognize the cry from Kenneth Williams's portrayal of Julius Caesar. Brexiteers... [Read More]
In Van Dyck: The Anatomy of Portraiture, the largest special exhibition ever mounted at the Frick Collection, towering portraits look very much at home on... [Read More]
The National Portrait Gallery in Washington DC is paying tribute to First Lady Nancy Reagan, who died March 6th at the age of 94. A... [Read More]
Occupying a townhouse on Park Avenue, the Italian Cultural Institute has filled its rooms with 19th century "Neapolitan School" paintings. Artworks from regions across Southern... [Read More]
Nicknamed "Il Monaco" (The Monk), painter and printmaker Giorgio Morandi (1890 -1964) is known for having lived a simple existence devoted to art. A lifelong... [Read More]
With the possibility that Judge Brett Kavanaugh's accuser will appear before the Judiciary Committee next week, Senate Republicans need to get one thing clear: This... [Read More]
The current standing of the Democrats in the midterm election polls is a levitation. Their record when they had the administration was poor. Their official... [Read More]
It's hard to imagine the horror that must have come over the editorial board of the New York Times when it discovered that a public... [Read More]
NY First Super Model from Roberto Serrini on Vimeo. June will mark the 125th anniversary of the birth of Audrey Munson, the greatest artist's muse... [Read More]
Could the fact that President Obama refused to submit his Iran agreement to the Senate for a standard up-or-down treaty vote turn around and, as... [Read More]
Thriller novelists couldn't script a plot more suspenseful than today's Republican primary in New York and what it means for frontrunner Donald Trump. Will his... [Read More]
I teach economics. If any of my freshmen students were to submit to me a paper on the minimum wage as full of errors as... [Read More]
"The shot heard round the world." That's how history remembers that fateful day in April 1775 when Massachusetts militia engaged British regulars on the fields... [Read More]
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