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THE FEED
our climate
our climate
Toward an Energy Democracy
Why political transformation is necessary to combat climate change.
2022 midterms
2022 midterms
Democrats Need Republican Mistakes to Hang On to the Senate
A normal midterm swing could help Republicans sweep close Senate races. But Trump and intraparty problems could help Democrats keep control.
the intelligencer profile
the intelligencer profile
Was Larry Summers Right All Along?
How the ultimate establishment figure became the preeminent critic of the Biden era’s economic consensus.
the law
the law
Biden’s Monopoly Games
Biden’s team was supposed to bring a shift in antitrust thinking, but its leaders sound a lot like the traditionalists they were supposed to replace.
business
business
How Museums Are Trying to Figure Out What NFT Art Is Worth
Among other complexities, the often secretive process for establishing the insured value of a painting doesn’t work with a Bored Ape.
new york city
new york city
What We Know About the Shooting of Two NYPD Officers in Harlem
Officer Jason Rivera, 22, was shot and killed in the line of duty in Harlem on Friday. Officer Wilbert Mora, 27, remains in critical condition.
covid-19
covid-19
How to Get Free N95 Masks From the Government
Beginning next week, the Biden administration will start distributing 400 million free N95 masks. Here’s everything we know about the program.
politics
politics
Biden Didn’t Have the Power or Luck to Become FDR or LBJ
Biden is trying to govern in an era totally unlike the 1930s or 1960s with little margin for error and a lot of nasty surprises. Give him a break.
wall street
wall street
The End of the Pandemic Boom Is Nigh
Netflix, Peloton, and other Wall Street winners of the pandemic economy are running out of steam.
covid-19
covid-19
Where to Get Home COVID Tests and Why They’re So Hard to Find
Here are all your current options, including where tests are in stock, insurance reimbursement, and how to get free tests from the government.
the city politic
the city politic
Everyone Needs to Take a Deep Breath About Alvin Bragg
His criminal-justice reforms have prompted a freak-out, but they’re reasonable — and exactly what he promised.
aviation
aviation
5G Will Not Make Your Plane Fall Out of the Sky
Why did U.S. airlines fly into a panic over this?
the national interest
the national interest
Trump Unable to Grasp Hannity’s ‘Banging Head Against Wall’ Metaphor
Former president thinks he’s being asked about literal wall.
encounter
encounter
Is the Next Great Pastime … Pickleball?
Connor Pardoe wants to turn the racquet sport, once a game for retirees, into a primetime event.
criminal justice
criminal justice
Is Solitary Confinement Here to Stay at Rikers Island?
The movement to ban it slammed into a wall of opposition, first from Bill de Blasio and now from Eric Adams.
election coup
election coup
The Election Law Central to January 6 Might Actually Get Fixed
Both Mitch McConnell and Kevin McCarthy are “open” to reform of the Electoral Count Act.
literature
literature
Trump Invites Congress to Election-Lie Book Club
Sending every House Republican a book about the “rigged” election just makes him look desperate.
politics
politics
Never Mind the Facts. Trump Fans Feel Like a Majority
When you’ve been convinced polls are fake and actual elections are rigged, it is easy to confuse visible signs of enthusiasm as a ticket to power.
questions
questions
Can I Eat M&M’s Without Having to Think About Their Personalities?
Corporate America has gone too far.
havana syndrome
havana syndrome
CIA: (Most) Havana Syndrome (Probably) Not Caused by Foreign Attack
The agency’s interim findings bolster the “mass sociogenic illness” theory but are frustratingly inconclusive.
politics
politics
Of Course, Eric Adams Is Turning His Paycheck Into Crypto
The mayor once talked about getting paid in bitcoin, but he’ll have to settle for the next best thing.
labor
labor
Miners vs. Vultures
A lengthy strike calls attention to the practices of private equity.
the national interest
the national interest
The Filibuster Is Living on Borrowed Time
Mitch McConnell wants you to think the fight is over. It’s not.
games
games
The Decade That Defined the Knicks
Talking with Chris Herring, whose new book looks back at the ugly-great teams of the 1990s.
build back better
build back better
Give Manchin What He Wants Already
Before Democrats give up on passing Biden’s climate agenda, they should see if the West Virginia senator will take yes for an answer.