Posted:Jan 24, 2010
- WashPost on Cindy McCain’s support for marriage equality
- David Brooks on Haiti
- Matt Taibbi’s response to Brooks
- Guardian on Royal Caribbean decision to port at Labadie
- France bickering with US on Haiti control
- In Haiti, UN Paid $94, a Month for Now Collapsed Hotel, Called It Safe
- UN Doesn’t Count Haitian Staff – But Treats Them Equally, Ban Says
- At UN, Haiti Spun from Katrina, Clinton Supports Royal Caribbean Resort Cruise
- For IMF, Canceling Haiti’s Debt is Medium Term, UN’s IFAD Is Creditor
- On Haiti, While US Says $7M of Obama’s $1M Through UN, Overhead Costs In
- On Haiti, Ban Says All Through UN, Through U.S. Not, Watchdog Possible, Staff Questions
- Holbrooke Scoops UN’s Ban as de Mistura Brags, Nepotism by Proxy
- UN’s Afghan Selection Colored by Nepotism and No-Show Jobs, Karzai Veto Threats
- UNV Job of SRSG Choi’s Nephew in Ivory Coast Falsely Denied, Ban Question
- On War Crimes, UN’s Ban Listens to Sri Lanka President over Alston’s Views
- On Sri Lanka, Last Act of UN’s Ban Was Three Months Ago, Despite War Crimes
- NPR interview with Royal Caribbean CEO
- Oscar Lewis’s book “La Vida”
- NYT editorial on UN Afghanistan head
UN Plaza | Jan 24, 2010 | Matthew Lee & Jacqueline Shire
The Glenn Show
Glenn Loury speaks with John Wood, Jr., media director of the bipartisan dialogue group Better Angels, about the history of polarized politics in the United States.
Aryeh Cohen-Wade and Phoebe Maltz Bovy consider how much power “cancellation culture” really has.
The Glenn Show
In a panel discussion at Harvard with Glenn Loury, John McWhorter explains what led to endemic black poverty in America.
Historians Bill Black and Varsha Venkatasubramanian discuss Varsha’s encounters with Hindu nationalists in the Bay Area dating scene.
Kat Rosenfield and Phoebe Maltz Bovy critique the new publishing industry practice of reviewing manuscripts for potentially offensive content.
Aryeh Cohen-Wade and Michael Sweeney consider whether there will ever be another show with such cultural resonance.