Sex, Death, Suffering and Surrealism, in New Books of Poetry

Sex, Death, Suffering and Surrealism, in New Books of Poetry

STILL LIFE WITH TWO DEAD PEACOCKS AND A GIRL Poems By Diane Seuss 108 pp. Graywolf. Paper, $16. Image Death, class, gender and artwork are among the many entwined preoccupations on this marvelous, complicated, enticing, horrifying e-book, which permits life to spill out of the frames of the artworks offering events for the poems. Ekphrasis […]

How Much Patience Does the White House Have for a Hawkish Fed?

How Much Patience Does the White House Have for a Hawkish Fed?

Get the DealBook newsletter to make sense of main enterprise and coverage headlines — and the power-brokers who form them.__________ The Federal Reserve, the highly effective entity that steers the United States economic system, has loads of critics in Washington, however the White House usually holds its tongue. Is that now altering? When requested final […]

Next Task for Vegas Golden Knights: Attract Free Agents

Next Task for Vegas Golden Knights: Attract Free Agents

LAS VEGAS — Since finishing essentially the most exceptional season for an enlargement group within the N.H.L., George McPhee, the overall supervisor of the Vegas Golden Knights, has had little time to relaxation on his laurels. Less than two weeks after the Golden Knights’ stirring inaugural season ended with a five-game loss to the Washington […]

Hungary Passes ‘Stop Soros’ Law Criminalizing Aid to Migrants

Hungary Passes ‘Stop Soros’ Law Criminalizing Aid to Migrants

Collectively, the strikes reinforce efforts by Mr. Orban to create a more illiberal and homogeneous society since regaining energy in 2010. He has undermined the country’s checks and balances, gamed the electoral system, appointed loyalists to key positions within the judiciary, and eroded the independence of the information media. To preserve public assist for these […]

Filipinos Convicted of Killing U.S. Marine in 2012 Are Captured

Filipinos Convicted of Killing U.S. Marine in 2012 Are Captured

MANILA — Two Filipinos convicted within the 2012 killing of a United States Marine have been captured in Manila after years of avoiding jail time, the Philippine authorities stated on Monday. The two, Galicano Datu and Crispin dela Paz, had been seized individually final week by brokers of the Philippine National Bureau of Investigation, the […]

The Wounds of the Drone Warrior

The Wounds of the Drone Warrior

To learn how heavy the burden of killing truly was, Maguen, who’s now a workers psychologist on the V.A. Medical Center in San Francisco, started combing by way of databases through which veterans of conflicts courting again to the Vietnam War have been requested if that they had killed somebody whereas in uniform. In some […]

The Trouble With Hollywood’s Gender Flips

The Trouble With Hollywood’s Gender Flips

Back in the summertime of 2016, when the feminine “Ghostbusters” remake hit theaters, aggrieved followers of the unique regarded the new film as a politically motivated assassination. Replacing their childhood comedy idols with girls was a form of narrative homicide, dedicated by a cabal of Hollywood moguls and humorless feminists. This summer season’s personal splashy […]

A Secretive Owner of Triple-Crown Contender Justify: George Soros

A Secretive Owner of Triple-Crown Contender Justify: George Soros

Mr. Soros is likely one of the world’s most profitable traders, who could also be best-known for his wager in 1992 in opposition to the fortunes of the British pound. Mr. Soros is alleged to have made greater than $1 billion by shorting the pound — a transfer that cemented his fame as one of […]

Opinion

Opinion

During Barack Obama’s administration, the conservative writer and activist Dinesh D’Souza wrote a ebook, “Obama’s America,” stuffed with gross speculations in regards to the intercourse lifetime of the president’s mom, Stanley Ann Dunham, who was a pioneering anthropologist. “Ann’s sexual adventuring may seem a little surprising in view of the fact that she was a […]

The ‘Lone Mujahid,’ Who Threatened Prince George, Pleads Guilty

The ‘Lone Mujahid,’ Who Threatened Prince George, Pleads Guilty

LONDON — In a shocking courtroom reversal, Husnain Rashid, a self-described jihadist accused of encouraging a terrorist assault on the varsity of Four-year-old Prince George, the third in line to the British throne, modified his plea on Thursday and admitted a collection of terrorism offenses that would deliver life imprisonment. The case fused two conflicting […]