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rickgladstone

Bio Reporter and editor on The New York Times Foreign Desk.
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Twitter Web App : NEW: Hong Kong police broke an unspoken rule to keep off campuses. Now universities are medieval citadels under siege. Students facing riot police hurl Molotov cocktails & practice firing flaming arrows. w/ Ezra Cheung & amazing Lam Yik Fei photos. nytimes.com/2019/11/13/wor…

Twitter Web App : Police have begun raiding the edges of Hong Kong campuses to make arrests, leading student activists to engage with them in pitched battles that resemble medieval sieges
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Twitter Web App : For generations, residents of the central Mexican highlands have embroidered the flora and fauna around them. Now major international brands are using the distinctive iconography in their own products --- often without recognition. nyti.ms/2pZb8EB

Twitter Web App : Word you will hear a lot today from Democrats: extortion

Phrase you will not hear a lot of today from Democrats: quid pro quo

They are going with the old English teacher's rule: When in doubt, skip the Latin

Twitter Web App : After John Solomon ran columns in The Hill that touched off a disinformation campaign against Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, the publication had discussions with Rudy Giuliani about a business venture. propublica.org/article/giulia…

Twitter Web App : F"ormer national security adviser John Bolton derided President Donald Trump’s daughter and son-in-law during a private speech last week and suggested his former boss’ approach to U.S. policy on Turkey is motivated by personal or financial interests..." nbcnews.com/politics/donal…

Twitter Web App : NEW: Trump has discussed firing the inspector general for the intelligence community, Michael Atkinson. The president believes Atkinson was disloyal when he deemed the whistleblower's complaint credible and reported it to Congress. #déjàvu? w/Maggie Haberman nytimes.com/2019/11/12/us/…

Twitter Web Client : “This is not Cuba! This is not Venezuela!” they chanted in La Paz. But the specter of anarchy threatened Bolivia and it remained unclear on Sunday night who would take power, as several officials in the line of succession had resigned. Ernesto Londoño nyti.ms/2roDkAO

Twitter Web App : Why the Fed, Long Reticent, Has Started to Talk About Climate Change — it’s “a recognition that the risks are too important for the authorities to ignore.” nyti.ms/2rp3F1H

Twitter Web App : A rare, but significant, House GOP concession: Rep. Mac Thornberry says on This Week "I believe it is inappropriate for a president to ask a foreign leader to investigate a political rival." But adds: "I do not believe it was impeachable."

Twitter Web App : Oil, oil and more oil.. Iran has discovered an oil field in the country’s south with more than 50 billion barrels of crude oil, its president says nyti.ms/2WYPZWW