In Ukraine, Corruption Is Now Undermining the Military

In Ukraine, Corruption Is Now Undermining the Military

The problem has throttled the hopes raised in February 2014 by the ouster of Ukraine’s notoriously corrupt, pro-Russian former president, Viktor F. Yanukovych. It has also left the country’s dispirited Western backers and many Ukrainians wondering what, after two revolutions since independence in 1991, it will take to curb the …

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Respect First, Then Gun Control

Microsoft Resumes Bitcoin Payments After Halt Over 'Instability'

One of the most successful parts of the structured conversations is built around stereotypes. Doherty, the head moderator, asks the people at each gathering to name five major stereotypes that the other side throws at them. The Republicans invariably list “racist” first, followed by, say, “uncaring,” “uneducated,” “misogynistic” and “science …

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Mueller is investigating Kushner’s contacts with Chinese investors

U.S. President Donald Trump talks with White House Senior Advisor to the President Jared Kushner. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Special Counsel Robert Mueller is investigating contacts between White House senior adviser Jared Kushner and foreign investors during the transition period, CNN reported. In particular, Mueller is investigating Kushner’s interactions with a …

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