The planet is getting warmer in catastrophic ways. And fear may be the only thing that saves us.
David KlionThe Times publishes this on the same day as a Bret Stephens op-ed that shrugs off the scientific consensus on climate as hysteria and not worth doing anything drastic over. Decide for yourself which column is based on research and which is lazy hackwork.
A promise of 25,000 jobs isn’t exciting anymore — it’s ominous
David KlionBringing high-paying jobs to New York doesn't help the people who already live here unless the jobs are intended for them. If they're not, you're really just bringing a higher cost of living.
Music video by "Weird Al" Yankovic performing It's All About The Pentiums. YouTube view counts pre-VEVO: 73,860 (C) 1999 Volcano Entertainment lll, LLC
David KlionSmall brain: Ilhan Omar is an antisemite
Normal brain: It’s all about the Benjamins baby
Large brain: Omar’s point could have been more nuanced but was basically correct and doesn’t deserve the cynical right-wing backlash
David KlionObviously read my Matt Duss profile regardless, but in particular, read the section on CAP for a timely example of how pro-Israel activists smear and police anyone on the left who acknowledges that they exist. What’s happening to Omar is nothing new.
Building support for Stein was one of a “roster of themes” the Moscow-sanctioned internet trolls “turned to repeatedly,” report says.
David Klion[immediately before taking a shower and getting a late start to my day]
It has always been obvious that Jill Stein is a useful idiot of Russia and every thinking person on the left understands this when they're being honest about it.
When Vicky Ward profiled Jeffrey Epstein for Vanity Fair, allegations of his attempted seduction of two young sisters were excised from the final piece.
David Klion"he claimed he’d fueled a lifestyle of vast homes, a private jet, and endless travel by managing the money of billionaires and taking a commission, a story that no one I spoke to believed"
The former Obama speechwriter and deputy national-security adviser discusses the future of foreign policy and the Democratic party.
David KlionFor @thenation, I interviewed @brhodes on how his time in the White House might have been different if there had been a stronger left foreign policy infrastructure in Washington. He was generous with his time and had a lot of interesting things to say.