Book review: “Becoming Freud: The Making of a Psychoanalyst,” by Adam Phillips

By Michael S. Roth June 27 at 9:35 PM The introduction to Adam Phillips’s new book is titled “Freud’s Impossible Life,” and the author makes clear more than once his view that the biographer’s task is an unmanageable one. Freud himself didn’t make things...

Old St. Michael School to be demolished

The former St. Michael School on Findlay’s Adams Street will meet with the wrecking ball next week. The school, owned by St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, has been empty for about two years. St. Michael vacated the building in 2006 after opening a new school on Bright...
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Restore balancing among the branches of government in Washington

By Ron Johnson and Jonathan Turley June 27 at 8:16 PM Ron Johnson, a Republican, represents Wisconsin in the Senate. Jonathan Turley is the Shapiro Professor of Public Interest Law at George Washington University. The controversy over President Obama’s decision to exchange...
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A World Cup that excludes no one

By Chad Griffin June 27 at 8:17 PM The writer is president of the Human Rights Campaign. There’s little dispute that Qatar’s successful bid to host the World Cup in 2022 has become a debacle. FIFA shouldn’t let a good crisis go to waste. The steady drumbeat of...
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Extend NATO’s umbrella to Montenegro and Macedonia

By Michael Haltzel June 27 at 8:27 PM Michael Haltzel is a senior fellow at the Center for Transatlantic Relations at Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies. In reacting to Moscow’s aggression in Ukraine, President Obama has reassured...
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Restore balancing among the branches of government in Washington

By Ron Johnson and Jonathan Turley June 27 at 8:16 PM Ron Johnson, a Republican, represents Wisconsin in the Senate. Jonathan Turley is the Shapiro Professor of Public Interest Law at George Washington University. The controversy over President Obama’s decision to exchange...
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A World Cup that excludes no one

By Chad Griffin June 27 at 8:17 PM The writer is president of the Human Rights Campaign. There’s little dispute that Qatar’s successful bid to host the World Cup in 2022 has become a debacle. FIFA shouldn’t let a good crisis go to waste. The steady drumbeat of...
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Extend NATO’s umbrella to Montenegro and Macedonia

By Michael Haltzel June 27 at 8:27 PM Michael Haltzel is a senior fellow at the Center for Transatlantic Relations at Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies. In reacting to Moscow’s aggression in Ukraine, President Obama has reassured...
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Will: The government decided that ‘Redskins’ bothers you

George F. Will Opinion Writer George F. Will writes a twice-weekly column on politics and domestic and foreign affairs. He began his column with The Post in 1974, and he received the Pulitzer Prize for Commentary in 1977. He is also a contributor to FOX News’ daytime and...

The IRS isn’t the only agency with an e-mail problem

By Melanie Sloan and Anne Weismann June 27 at 7:46 PM Melanie Sloan is executive director of Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington. Anne Weisman is the group’s chief counsel. Washington sure does love a political scandal, and no one more than House oversight...