Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babiš: “We Should Be Talking about European Security”

The opposition accuses him of corruption while EU politicians have questioned his commitment to democracy. But Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babiš believes he is treated unfairly. He defends his record in this interview with DER SPIEGEL and compares himself to Donald Trump. DER SPIEGEL – International

VOTE: Next Week’s American Horror Story: Cult Opens With A Mass Shooting — Should FX Postpone The Episode?

Nothing is scarier than when life imitates art. But in light of recent events, it might be too horrific to air next week’s American Horror Story: Cult — because the episode opens with a mass shooting. The beginning moments of the hour find a crowd of people under attack from a shooter at a political(…)

President Trump Says Puerto Rico’s Debt Should Be ‘Wiped Out’

President Donald Trump said Tuesday that “you can say goodbye” to Puerto Rico’s crushing public debt, as the territory faces a difficult recovery from the devastation of Hurricane Maria. “We have to look at their whole debt structure,” Trump told Geraldo Rivera in an interview on Fox News. Asked about the administration’s commitment to help(…)

Time for the world to step up on Rohingya issue, Aung San Suu Kyi’s astounding hypocrisy, Irma’s destruction in Britain’s Caribbean islands, The US should stop saber rattling, On the Nadal-Federer comeback

A roundup of global commentary for the Sept. 25, 2017 weekly magazine. Christian Science Monitor | All Stories

Louis C.K. Responds To Tig Notaro Saying He Should ‘Handle’ Those Sexual Misconduct Rumors!

Louis C.K. would like to be excluded from this narrative. The comedian has been scorned by unsourced allegations that he committed sexual misconduct over the years, and has lately been pressured to speak out on these claims. Now, a month after fellow stand-up comic Tig Notaro said he should “handle” the rumors, C.K. is setting(…)

Why Hillary Clinton should move on, Europe’s migration issues have morphed, Why Jewish-Muslim dialogue is imperative, Put an end to enforced disappearances, Lessons from the Mayweather-McGregor fight

A roundup of global commentary for the Sept. 11, 2017 weekly magazine. Christian Science Monitor | All Stories

Yellen: Financial rules have made economy stronger, changes should be ‘modest’

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. (Reuters) – Reforms put in place after the 2007 to 2009 crisis have strengthened the financial system without impeding economic growth and any changes to these rules should remain modest, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday in her fullest defense yet of the regulations enacted after the Great Recession. Reuters: Business(…)

NASA Is Looking For A Planetary Protection Officer! Maybe One Of These Celebs Who Believe In Aliens Should Apply?

Space can get nasty — which is why NASA is officially searching for a Planetary Protection Officer to save the planet from potential alien contamination! According to a job post on the U.S. government’s official site, the position involves preventing astronauts and robots from getting contaminated with any organic and biological material during space exploration.(…)