In “Sharp: The Women Who Made an Art of Having an Opinion,” Michelle Dean considers 10 writers whose formidable talents earned them respect and enmity.
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The Trump administration has removed protections for 200,000 Salvadorans who have been allowed to live here legally since 2001.
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The CNN anchor admitted to needing some space from President Trump’s Twitter account, which he said was “like a live wire of emotion.”
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Containing two excerpts from her notebooks dating to the 1970s, this book uncannily sheds light on some of the divisions splintering America today.
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