Sanctions have backed Putin into a corner. He just might lash out.
Illustration by Hsiao-Ron Cheng.
According to Michael Kiefer, a reporter with the Arizona Republic who witnessed the execution, Wood gasped 660 times before he died. …Wood looked “like a fish on shore gulping for air.”
By Tom Bissell
Illustration by Gel Jamlang
As a Dutchman, the crisis in Eastern Europe didn’t really hit home. Until it did.
“There are some things so horrible that decent men and women find them impossible to believe, so monstrous that the civilized world recoils incredulous before them. The recent reports of the systematic extermination of the Jews in Nazi Europe are of this order.”
“I used to think that we needed to create a world where every child had an equal chance to get to the Ivy League. I’ve come to see that what we really need is to create one where you don’t have to go to the Ivy League, or any private college, to get a first-rate education.”