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The Left’s War Against The New York Times | New Republic

The paper has been accused of everything from electing Trump to normalizing neo-Nazis. Are its liberal critics right or unreasonable? Last week, liberal Twitter was outraged yet again by the New York Times’ David Brooks, this time for a column suggesting that the Democratic Party’s support for late-term abortion undermined other progressive priorities. Impersonating …

Jefferson told lawyers to read these; now they’ll be online

This Friday, June 30, 2017 shows a rare book at the University of Virginia School of Law rare books collection Charlottesville, Va. Nearly 200 years ago, Thomas Jefferson came up with a legal reading list for lawyers. Now, the University of Virginia is putting those books online. (AP Photo/Steve Helber) …

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Today is Wednesday, June 11, the 162nd day of 2014 with 203 to follow. The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Neptune, Uranis and Venus. Evening stars Jupiter, Mars, Mercury and Saturn. Those born on this date are under the sign of Gemini. They include English playwright/poet Ben Jonson in …