The Best Writing on the Web, 5/3/2018


What we are reading and discussing today: School segregation isn't just about housing: 40% of New York kindergartners don't attend the public school in their neighborhood: Elizabeth Harris and Josh Katz, The New York Times.

The rush to support Brokaw is wrong: S.E. Cupp argues in The New York Daily News that people shouldn't be so quick to defend or condemn men accused of harassment.

Our stances on privacy are also political: Democrats don't want to be tracked online. Republicans do, writes Natasha Singer in The New York Times.

Trump has corrupted Pence: Charlie Sykes says in The Weekly Standard that the VP's celebration of Joe Arpaio highlights that fact.