Big Picture Daily News
- Liz Cheney’s Case Against Trump Is Resolutely Conservativeby William Saletan on May 14, 2021 at 8:41 pm
She believes in standing up to tyrants, including the one in her own country.
- Is What’s Happening in Israel a “Third Intifada”?by Dov Waxman on May 14, 2021 at 8:08 pm
There are similarities to previous Palestinian uprisings, but it’s unlikely to be as long-lasting or widespread.
- How Black Lives Matter Changed the American Conversation About Israel and Palestineby Marya Hannun on May 14, 2021 at 6:21 pm
The surge of attention to the occupation is unimaginable without last year’s protests.
- Biden’s tax hikes are in flux as Democrats grapple with competing pressuresby Sahil Kapur on May 15, 2021 at 10:00 am
Party leaders have yet to make tough decisions like how much tax revenue to raise, where to set rates and how to handle parochial demands.
- As vaccinations drop, outreach workers hit the streets to change mindsby Jon Schuppe and Erin Einhorn and Bracey Harris and Tyler Kingkade on May 15, 2021 at 8:30 am
Volunteers across the country are responding to people’s fears, coaxing the hesitant and removing obstacles for those who want to get vaccinated.
- Shelters, safe rooms and missile shields: Weary Israelis endure barrage of Hamas rocketsby Noah Smith on May 15, 2021 at 8:30 am
“What despairs us is that, if there will be a ceasefire, and then this is just going to happen again,” said Moran Segal.
- See Myanmar’s Crisis Through the Eyes of the Photographers Risking Their Lives to Bear Witnessby Mark Murrmann on May 14, 2021 at 6:41 pm
Civilians first took to the streets in Myanmar three months ago, after the Tatmadaw, as the country’s armed forces are known, seized power from the democratically elected National League for […]
- House Dems and Republicans Strike a Deal on a 1/6 Commission—But There’s One Big Catchby David Corn on May 14, 2021 at 5:58 pm
On Friday morning, big news hit: Democrats and Republicans in the House had reached a compromise to set up a bipartisan, independent commission that would investigate the January 6 assault on the US […]
- Leaked Video: Dark Money Group Brags About Writing GOP Voter Suppression Bills Across the Countryby Ari Berman on May 13, 2021 at 7:07 pm
In a private meeting last month with big-money donors, the head of a top conservative group boasted that her outfit had crafted the new voter suppression law in Georgia and was doing the same with […]