Tag: debatable

Should the House Just Start Jailing Trump Officials?

ImageCreditIllustration by Nicholas Konrad; photographs by T.J. Kirkpatrick for The New York Times, Anna Moneymaker/The New York Times This article is part of the Debatable newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it Tuesdays and Thursdays. What just happened: The White House declared war on the House impeachment inquiry on Tuesday in an eight-page […]

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Did Trump Just Backstab Our Kurdish Allies for Turkey?

ImageCreditIllustration by Nicholas Konrad; photographs by T.J. Kirkpatrick for The New York Times, and Djordje Kojadinovic, via Reuters This article is part of the Debatable newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it Tuesdays and Thursdays. What just happened: In a rare feat, President Trump managed to elicit criticism from his own party on […]

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Do We Need to Break Up Facebook?

ImageCreditIllustration by Nicholas Konrad; Photographs by Lawrence Jackson and Elizabeth Frantz for The New York Times This article is part of the Debatable newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it Tuesdays and Thursdays. Senator Elizabeth Warren extracted an unwitting advertisement for her presidential campaign from Facebook’s chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg, on Tuesday. A […]

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When Should a President Be Impeached?

ImageCreditIllustration by Nicholas Konrad; Photographs by Tom Brenner for The New York Times and Anna Moneymaker/The New York Times This article is part of the Debatable newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it Tuesdays and Thursdays. What just happened: Having resisted calls for Donald Trump’s impeachment on various charges since she became speaker […]

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Are Biden and Sanders Too Old to Be President?

ImageCreditIllustration by Nicholas Konrad; Photographs by Ruth Fremson, Erin Schaff/The New York Times, Tamir Kalifa, Travis Dove, for The New York Times This article is part of the Debatable newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it Tuesdays and Thursdays. Life has seven stages, Shakespeare wrote, ending in oblivion, but he might have forgotten […]

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What’s the Right Way to Reverse the Obesity Epidemic?

ImageCreditIllustration by Nicholas Konrad; photographs by Michael Short for The New York Times, Janet Van Ham/HBO, Charles Sykes/Invision, via Associate Press, Matt Rourke/Associated Press This article is part of the Debatable newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it Tuesdays and Thursdays. James Corden drew on his own experience with weight management and stigma […]

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Should the Government Give Everyone $1,000 a Month?

ImageCreditIllustration by Nicholas Konrad; Photographs by Andrew Spear, Mike Belleme and Elizabeth Frantz for The New York Times This article is part of the Debatable newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it Tuesdays and Thursdays. If Andrew Yang has anything to say about the Democratic presidential debate tonight, there’s a good chance it […]

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‘It’s Sick That We Have to Do This’: Do We Really Need Shooter Drills?

ImageCreditIllustration by Nicholas Konrad, Photoraphs by Dougal Brownlie/The Gazette, via AP; Erin Schaff for The New York Times This article is part of the Debatable newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it Tuesdays and Thursdays. Two weeks ago, on Long Island, West Babylon Junior High School rang in the new school year by […]

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Have We Hit Peak Vape Panic?

ImageCreditIllustration by Nicholas Konrad, Photographs by Nicholas McComber/Getty Images, Nick Cote for The New York Times, Rachel Woolf for The New York Times, Cayce Clifford for The New York Times. This article is part of the Debatable newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it Tuesdays and Thursdays. What just happened: Gov. Gretchen Whitmer […]

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Do We Need the Green New Deal?

ImageCreditNicholas Konrad This article is part of the first edition of the Debatable newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it Tuesdays and Thursdays. Wednesday night, a month after enough ice melted off Greenland in a single day to flood Florida with five inches of water, 10 Democratic presidential hopefuls will join CNN to […]

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