The Best Writing on the Web, 4/16/2018


What we are reading and discussing today: "The President is Not Above the Law": The New York Times Editorial Board says that the president is not exempt from being punished for breaking the law.

Congress Has Given up on Its Duty: Jay Cost writes in the National Review that Congress doesn't seem to care about its war duties any more.

France Is Figuring Out the Drug Epidemic: It has cut heroine overdoses by 79 percent in four years, writes Olga Khazan in The Atlantic.

The Free Speech Debate: The Economist holds a written debate over campus free speech.