After Charlottesville, Colleges Vow to Do Something. But What?

Universities are grappling with a dramatic spike in white supremacist activity on their campuses, forcing them to weigh competing priorities: safety, free speech and diversity. Source : https://www.nytimes.com/2017/09/08/us/politics/colleges-racism-charlottesville.html?partner=rss&emc=rss Auteur : […]

McConnell, in Private, Doubts if Trump Can Save Presidency

The relationship between President Trump and Senator Mitch McConnell has disintegrated to the point that the men are no longer on speaking terms. Source : https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/22/us/politics/mitch-mcconnell-trump.html?partner=rss&emc=rss Auteur : ALEXANDER BURNS […]

‘The Lees Are Complex’: Descendants Grapple With Rebel General’s Legacy

Even within the family of Robert E. Lee, there are divisions over what should be done about Confederate monuments and what their ancestor stands for now. Source : https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/22/us/lee-family-confederate-monuments-legacy.html?partner=rss&emc=rss Auteur […]

Ryan Condemns Trump’s ‘Both Sides’ Remark but Tries to Move On

Paul D. Ryan, the House speaker, was repeatedly asked during a town hall in Wisconsin about the president’s remarks and tweets. Source : https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/21/us/politics/speaker-paul-ryan.html?partner=rss&emc=rss Auteur : EMILY COCHRANE Date de […]

On Technology: How Hate Groups Forced Online Platforms to Reveal Their True Nature

Internet companies annexed much of our public sphere, playacting as little democracies — a charade they gave up last week. Source : https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/21/magazine/how-hate-groups-forced-online-platforms-to-reveal-their-true-nature.html?partner=rss&emc=rss Auteur : JOHN HERRMAN Date de parution […]

White House Bracing for an Angry Reception in Phoenix

Rumors of a pardon for a former sheriff, Joe Arpaio, could deepen racial wounds exposed by the president’s comments on Charlottesville, Va. Source : https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/20/us/politics/white-house-bracing-for-an-angry-reception-in-phoenix.html?partner=rss&emc=rss Auteur : NOAH WEILAND and […]

Protesters Flood Streets, and Trump Offers a Measure of Praise

Thousands of demonstrators poured into the nation’s streets and parks on Saturday to denounce white supremacy and Nazism. Source : https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/18/us/demonstration-race-free-speech-boston-charlottesville.html?partner=rss&emc=rss Auteur : KATHARINE Q. SEELYE, ALAN BLINDER and JESS […]