FROM Nancy Zarse
The Psychology of Sexual Assault Over the weekend, the New York Times published details of a 10-year-old deposition in which Bill Cosby admitted to drugging women he wanted to have sex with. In the deposition Cosby casually — almost jokingly — talks about manipulating and drugging women for sex. Yet at the same time he denies being a predator or rapist.
George Saunders: Lincoln in the Bardo (Part I) Lincoln in the Bardo dramatizes a grieving President Lincoln as he visits the grave of his beloved son Willie, who died at age eleven. In the novel, the buried dead believe they're not dead -- "they're sick and refer to their coffins as "sick boxes."
Terrorism in London: Lessons for the US This weekend’s terrorist attack in London left seven people dead and almost 50 injured. London police fatally shot the attackers, and ISIS claimed responsibility.
Why did Jared Kushner want a back channel with Russians? News broke Friday that President Trump’s son-in-law and senior advisor, Jared Kushner, tried setting up a back channel between the Trump transition team and the Russian government. What are the consequences for Kushner, President Trump, and the investigation into Russian meddling?