Young Kids Should Get the Covid Vaccine. Here’s Why. 

Vaccines to protect young children from Covid-19 are likely soon on their way. An advisory panel for the Food and Drug Administration is meeting on Tuesday to decide whether to recommend that the agency authorize the use of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine

Divestment Is Pushing Money Away From Fossil Fuels

And by this point, divestment has spread way beyond colleges and universities. Enormous pension funds serving New York City and state employees have announced that they will sell stocks; earlier this year, the Maine legislature ordered the state’s retirement fund to divest;

Cori Bush and AOC Are Right About Jan. 6 and 1866

Likewise, Representative Cori Bush of Missouri said on Twitter that the House must “investigate and expel members of Congress who helped incite the deadly insurrection on our Capitol.” Bush had actually introduced a House resolution for this purpose just days after the

Long Covid and the Blind Spots of American Medicine

Produced by ‘The Ezra Klein Show’ One of the most frightening, least understood aspects of the coronavirus pandemic is what’s come to be known as “long Covid.” Stories abound of young, healthy adults who experienced mild or asymptomatic coronavirus infections and recovered

Build Back Better Has Some Fans in Manchin’s Backyard

Appalachians don’t take kindly to outsiders telling them what to do. Who could blame them? For more than a century, the nation grew rapidly on their coal. Then they were left behind with scarred land, absentee landlords and high poverty rates. As

Tax the Rich, Help America’s Children

Democrats may — may — finally be about to agree on a revenue and spending plan. It will clearly be smaller than President Biden’s original proposal, and much smaller than what progressives wanted. It will, however, be infinitely bigger than what Republicans

After Merkel, Europe Will Be Led By No One

But the attempt failed. After China retaliated against the European Union’s sanctions on four Chinese officials because of human rights violations in Xinjiang, the agreement went unratified. In any case, the bloc is far from unified on what economic and technological engagement

Tax the Rich, Help America’s Children

Democrats may — may — finally be about to agree on a revenue and spending plan. It will clearly be smaller than President Biden’s original proposal, and much smaller than what progressives wanted. It will, however, be infinitely bigger than what Republicans

The CIA's Close Relationship with Poland

The C.I.A. has the closest relationships with the intelligence services from other English-speaking democracies — Britain, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. So close that their alliance is named the Five Eyes. Even make-believe American and British operatives are thick as thieves. James

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