Weekend Reader

Jan
16
WEEKEND READER: Hospitals’ COVID Secrets

WEEKEND READER: Hospitals’ COVID Secrets

Medical facilities are escaping scrutiny for their pandemic mistakes.
Jan
09
WEEKEND READER: The Radicalization Of A “Hillbilly” Capitalist

WEEKEND READER: The Radicalization Of A “Hillbilly” Capitalist

J.D. Vance’s extremist campaign says less about him and more about shifting political winds.
Dec
19
WEEKEND READER: The Inside Stories of 2021

WEEKEND READER: The Inside Stories of 2021

On-the-ground accounts of the biggest developments of the year.
Dec
12
WEEKEND READER: The Biden Conundrum

WEEKEND READER: The Biden Conundrum

Why does his presidency feel like such a failure?
Dec
05
WEEKEND READER: The Crisis In Cuomo’s Crisis Team

WEEKEND READER: The Crisis In Cuomo’s Crisis Team

Newly released documents related to the disgraced former New York governor reveal a political spin team in freefall.
Nov
21
WEEKEND READER: Fact-Checking Exxon’s New York Times Ad

WEEKEND READER: Fact-Checking Exxon’s New York Times Ad

Why did the Times run a misleading fossil fuel ad during the Glasgow climate summit?
Nov
14
WEEKEND READER: Learning To Live With Forever COVID

WEEKEND READER: Learning To Live With Forever COVID

The virus might be with us forever — so it’s time to get real about what that means.
Oct
31
WEEKEND READER: It’s The Economy, Stupid

WEEKEND READER: It’s The Economy, Stupid

Despite all the doomsaying, the economy is on the mend.
Oct
24
WEEKEND READER: The Myth Of Left-Wing Illiberalism

WEEKEND READER: The Myth Of Left-Wing Illiberalism

Reports of a woke culture-inspired “new puritanism” have been greatly exaggerated.
Oct
17
WEEKEND READER: Making Sense Of The Great Supply Chain Disruption

WEEKEND READER: Making Sense Of The Great Supply Chain Disruption

Out-of-control monopolies and neoliberal outsourcing are to blame for the global shortage of parts and labor.