Interest rates, job prospects and the White House budget proposal and then how conspiracy theories are changing and changing us.
The May Readers’ Review: A discussion of “Little Bee” by Chris Cleave. It’s the story of a teenage Nigerian girl and an educated British couple whose tragic encounter on an African beach forever alters their lives.
- Joel Charny vice president for policy at Refugees International.
- Dayo Olopade Bernard Schwartz fellow at the New America Foundation; political reporter for The Daily Beast.
- Lisa Page freelance writer who teaches creative writing at George Washington University.
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