Happening – bookforum.com / omnivore
Apr 5 2019 11:00AM
Travis Timmerman (Seton Corridor): Doomsday Needn’t Be So Dangerous. Nathan Atkinson (Stanford): If Not the Index Funds, Then Who? Scientists discover genetic mutation that makes girl really feel no ache. U.Okay. politicians are in full-blown Brexit panic mode. “Dozens” of whistle-blowers are secretly cooperating with Home Democrats. What’s happening with Mar-a-Lago and Chinese language spies, defined. Emily Witt evaluations Dopesick by Beth Macy; American Overdose: The Opioid Tragedy in Three Acts by Chris McGreal; and Dreamland: The True Story of America’s Opiate Epidemic by Sam Quinones. Why France is dropping the battle on anti-Semitism. Gary C. Jacobson on his guide Presidents and Events within the Public Thoughts.
Katherine Yon Ebright (PILPG): Taking #MeToo Significantly within the Authorized Occupation. William Barr appears to be protecting up one thing unhealthy for Trump (and extra). Formal demand for Trump’s tax returns touches off historic struggle (and extra). Home Democrats clarify why it’s taken three months to authorize subpoenas into Trump. Jamie Dimon desires you to beware the pink menace. Locking immigrants in “camps” is the brand new American regular. From physique armor to well being care, the US navy has been sluggish to adapt to girls in its ranks — feminine service members are paying the value, usually with lifelong penalties. Public debt: Olivier Blanchard on fiscal and welfare prices in a time of low rates of interest.