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How New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo failed, then succeeded, on Covid-19

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo speaks at the Democratic National Convention on August 17, 2020. | DNCC via Getty Images Cuomo was slow to act on the coronavirus. But once he did, he got most of it right. New York…

Ed Markey wins his Senate primary — fending off a challenge from Joe Kennedy 

Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) waves as he arrives on stage during Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s (D-MA) event announcing her official bid for president on February 9, 2019, in Lawrence, Massachusetts. | Scott Eisen/Getty Images Markey ran on his longstanding environmental policy…

Richard Neal, one of the most powerful Democrats in Congress, fends off primary challenge

Rep. Richard Neal on the campaign trail in Springfield, Massachusetts, on August 26. | Lane Turner/Boston Globe/Getty Images Richard Neal, chair of the House Ways and Means Committee, faced a formidable challenge from progressive mayor Alex Morse. Rep. Richard Neal…

Remember the victims of Charlie Hebdo

The cartoonist Georges Wolinski in 2007. Wolinksi was killed at the Charlie Hebdo office in 2015 aged 80. Credit: Alvaro/Wikimedia Commons Frédéric Boisseau Franck Brinsolaro Jean Cabut Elsa Cayat Stéphane Charbonnier Philippe Honoré Bernard Maris Ahmed Merabet Mustapha Ourrad Michel…