The president is doing nothing useful

Somebody should tell President Trump there’s a viral pandemic and a terrible recession. We could use some help getting to the other side of both. Trump spent the week waging rhetorical war on media critics, China and Twitter, while the tally of death and distress reached alarming new levels. More than 100,000 Americans have now […]

New York City targets June 8 reopening date, marking a milestone

New York City on Friday was poised to mark a major milestone in the global coronavirus crisis, with the city targeting June 8 to join other regions in relaxing the restrictions that have throttled the world’s largest economy. Up until very recently, the Big Apple was...