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Quote of the day, Aug. 25

Katharine Graham, from Personal History

“What the president never accepted, or even clearly understood—as most people don’t understand—is the autonomy editors have, and must have, to produce a good newspaper. 9 more words

Trump channels his inner Nixon in attacks on the press

Previously published at WGBHNews.org.

More than 40 years after he resigned as president, Richard Nixon remains the lodestar for political skullduggery. And so it was when Donald Trump threatened to retaliate against… 1,133 more words



What sets innovators and pioneers apart from mere dreamers is their courage and unwavering commitment to a cause without any need for immediate validation from their environment. 319 more words

Between The Lines

Horndog Bill Clinton sexually mauled Jackie Kennedy

Bill Clinton’s horndog reputation is well known.

In an interview with Aaron Klein, Linda Tripp — to whom we owe the discovery of Bill Clinton’s tawdry adulterous trysts with White House intern Monica Lewinsky — said Bill had had sexual relations with thousands of women. 307 more words


Once, power was considered a masculine attribute. In fact, power...

Once, power was considered a masculine attribute. In fact, power has no sex. – Katharine Graham: http://dlvr.it/CclThp

Katharine Graham