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‘The Place Wolves Like To Fuck.’ Wonkagenda For Mon., Jan. 15, 2018

 Morning Wonketariat! Here’s some of the things we may be talking about today. The fallout over Shithole-gate continued this weekend as Republicans dodged questions and bullshitted their way through excuses, while others simply broke out [...]
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Chef Gives Up a Star, Reflecting Hardship of ‘the Other France’

On the streets of Montceau there was nobody to reproach Mr. Brochot. The reasons for his gesture appeared obvious. “If they gave me a star I wouldn’t take it, because I wouldn’t be able to sell it,” laughed Olivier Michalak, the [...]
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A Man Among Female Leaders: ‘The Risk of Mansplaining Is Very High’

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His topic: maternal health. “When you speak to an audience of women about motherhood and you are a man, the risk of mansplaining is very high,” he admitted. I had sought out Mr. Prats Monné because I was curious: At an international [...]
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How Ireland Moved to the Left: ‘The Demise of the Church’

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Ireland moved to the left on other social issues, too. It decriminalized homosexuality in 1992, removed restrictions on the sale of contraception in 1993 and legalized divorce in 1996. The Irish voted twice, in 1992 and 2002, to permit [...]
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‘The Russians Have Succeeded Beyond Their Wildest Expectations’

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Subscribe to The Global POLITICO on Apple Podcasts here. | Subscribe via Stitcher here. America’s former top spymaster has a few things he’d like to clear up about the Russia investigation. Story Continued Below James Clapper, a crusty [...]
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Showtime drops Halperin from program ‘The Circus’

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NEW YORK (AP) – Another media outlet has cut ties with Mark Halperin. Showtime released a brief statement Saturday saying Halperin would not be brought back as a host of “The Circus” should the political program be renewed. “The [...]
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The Interpreter: ‘The Social Contract Is Broken’: Inequality Becomes Deadly in Mexico

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As the war on drugs fractured large cartels in recent years, smaller and more predatory groups rose in their place. Extortions and kidnappings spiked, targeting not just businesses and the rich but also middle-class workers. In response, [...]
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4 lessons for Donald Trump about North Korea from “The Interview”

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Then in November 2014, a month before the release date, a group largely considered to be connected to North Korea hacked the computer networks of Columbia Pictures’ parent company Sony Pictures Entertainment. They leaked internal [...]
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They Don’t Call It ‘The Great Tweet of China’

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During the campaign, Donald J. Trump made lots of promises — he’d be the greatest jobs president God ever created, he’d cut taxes, he’d balance the budget, he’d give all Americans fantastic health care, he’d renegotiate NAFTA, [...]
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Rex Tillerson, secretary of state: ‘The president speaks for himself’ on his values

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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Sunday said the president speaks for himself when it comes to Mr. Trump’s own personal values. “I don’t believe anyone doubts the American people’s values or the commitment of the American government [...]