Hackers May Be Coming for Your City’s Water Supply

I first saw the inside of a water-treatment plant in 2015. I was conducting a site…

The Khashoggi Sanction

The Biden Administration’s release Friday of a classified report on the 2018 murder of Saudi journalist…

If Nice Guys Finish Last, How Could Trump Have Lost?

‘Nice guys finish last,” said Brooklyn Dodgers manager Leo Durocher, whom no one ever called a…

California’s Climate Contradictions

The contradictions of green energy policies are becoming more obvious in the real world, and now…

Joe Biden’s Mixed Iran Messages

Friday morning’s airstrike against Iran-backed militias in eastern Syria sends a clear message: President Biden will…

What Altered the Public’s Taste for Lies?

Any claim you can imagine can be put into words. That’s why we in journalism don’t…

Remember the Good Old Days? No Need to Feel Ashamed If You Do

Nostalgia has a bad reputation. Some people view it as unhealthy, a mental weakness signifying fear…

The American Dream Is Alive on Mars

There’s some confusion about the time at which Vandi Verma and I are supposed to connect…

The Sound of Liberty in Cuba

Thirty years after the collapse of the Soviet military empire, one of the world’s remaining communist…

Prayer and Science Led Me to the Vaccine

Like many African-Americans, I had a great deal of trepidation about the Covid-19 vaccine. But last…

The Censorship Party

Imagine if a pair of Donald Trump’s allies in Congress had sent a letter to cable…

The Markets and Mr. Powell

So much for Jerome Powell’s reassurances. Only a day after the Federal Reserve Chairman’s two-day, nothing-to-worry-about…

The Old New York Won’t Come Back

You can know something yet not fully absorb it. I think that’s happened with the pandemic.…

How Many Jobs Will the ‘Stimulus’ Kill?

President Biden’s $1.9 trillion Covid-relief package is being sold as an effort to “get America back…

Do Democrats Trust Biden?

Old Democratic friends have been warning President Joe Biden not to inflict his supersized stimulus plan…