Mr. Reuss believes Scramble for Africa would have passed without widespread criticism if it had been published years ago, and he is glad people are talking about its shortcomings. “Having a contentious conversation about it is still much better than however many decades ago when there wasn’t even a conversation,” he said. The quarterly fund-raising report will be the first for Beto O’Rourke, the former Texas representative, since the shooting in his hometown of El Paso that appeared to give his candidacy fresh purpose.
This is where politics and philosophy come in. As with all other public goods, limiting climate change is subject to what is called a prisoner’s dilemma: If the rest of the world’s major polluters get together to curb emissions, the United States doesn’t have to and will still benefit. On the other hand, if China, the European Union, India, Russia and South Korea do nothing, there’s no point in the United States even trying. It can’t solve the problem alone. It looks as if either way, the United States should do nothing to curb its own emissions. If leaders of these other governments reason the same way, the result is likely to be catastrophic weather extremes everywhere. Yet unlike those shows, “The Wrong Man” feels like a repetitive internal monologue, one that never leaves its protagonist’s aching head to freely roam the world. And there’s little originality or variety in our hero’s thought patterns.
For a roundup of everything earlier this week, check out our recaps of the biggest news from Sunday and Monday. That operation, in the middle of the American-led campaign against the Islamic State in Syria, showed the extent to which the United States military was willing to protect the Syrian Kurds, its main ally on the ground.
The video can still be seen on Verizon's website, where it's introduced by two Verizon representatives. “Amazon welcomes the publication of these proposals by the O.E.C.D., which are an important step forward,” a spokeswoman said Wednesday in an email. “Reaching broad international agreement on changes to fundamental international tax principles is critical to limit the risk of double taxation and distortive unilateral measures and to provide an environment that fosters growth in global trade, which is vital for the millions of customers and sellers that Amazon supports around the globe.”
Mr. Fuentes, who attended the “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Va., in 2017 at which a man who had espoused white supremacist views fatally struck a woman with his car, has said that the First Amendment was not written for Muslims or immigrants, according to The Chicago Tribune, which interviewed Mr. Fuentes in 2017. He has also said that some members of the media should be hanged or sent out of the country for what he determined was intentional false reporting, The Tribune reported. Welcome to the Climate Fwd: newsletter. The New York Times climate team emails readers once a week with stories and insights about climate change. Sign up here to get it in your inbox. (And find the website version of this week’s letter here.)
The stream will follow the wedding procession, marriage ceremony at Windsor Castle and other events throughout the day. Afterwards, the footage will be shown again so you'll be able to enjoy the event no matter what your location or time zone. “These days we’re confronted with ideological regression and doctrinal shortcomings,” they wrote. “There is a spiritual malaise the likes of which hasn’t been seen for a century.”
“I have to be able to perform it with as much confidence and moxie and guts as he would,” he said. He helped persuade Ms. Hughes to sing, telling her, she recalled, “If you don’t do it, the piece dies with Matt.” The worst: “The worst Halloween candies are Reese’s Pieces, as I cannot resist them; they don’t require much chewing, so they slide right down; they leave a delicious aftertaste of peanut butter on the roof of the mouth; and they are quite bad for both one’s complexion and one’s waistline.”
Mr. Trump tried creative ways to persuade the Democrats that they should support his wall. At one point, he said Ms. Pelosi should back it because she was “a good Catholic” and Vatican City is surrounded by a wall, according to one of the officials familiar with the discussion. The consequences of missing vaccines for flu and whooping cough, also called pertussis, can be dire.