A new biography recounts the life of Margaret Whigham, Duchess of Argyll. Margaret was born into great riches and privilege that led her never to learn how to boil a kettle or make her own bed.
Standards are supposed to make things easier and more consistent, but they keep proliferating.
Sen. Cory Booker said Americans need to give each other “grace” and engage in “honest conversations” about racism and blackface and the breakdown of political leadership in Virginia. Great. But if conversation doesn’t start with the double standard of how racism is perceived in this country — then it’s all for naught.
Moral standards only apply to Republicans
On December 14, the staffers of The Weekly Standard were called into a meeting and told that the issue they'd just put to bed would be their last. Writers and editors, many of whom had been with the magazine since it was launched 23 years earlier, were ordered to clean out their offices by the end of the day. They were not given boxes.
Kirsten Gillibrand, Tulsi Gabbard, Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren, Amy Klobuchar—the list of women who have thrown their hats into the ring for the 2020 U.S. presidential election continues to grow.
WASHINGTON - Already-faltering negotiations between the Trump administration and California aimed at resolving a dispute over fuel economy standards have broken down completely, according to a top Democratic lawmaker.