Progressives (mostly) line up behind Biden’s Ukraine policy
Democratic unity helps the president navigate the crisis
Crypto’s meltdown is refocusing Washington’s attention on regulating the industry
Financial watchdogs are zeroing in on stablecoins, the subset of cryptocurrencies meant to offer traders a safe harbor from the wild swings of the wider crypto market
Some clinicians stress mental health care for kids questioning their gender
They say children should get a psychological evaluation before any sex reassignment treatment.
The Colorado River faces a climate change-driven crisis
The Colorado River plays a pivotal role in the American West, supplying water to more than 40 million people, irrigating 5 million acres of farmland, and providing critical habitat for rare fish, birds and plants.
Pro-Russia hackers tried to disrupt the Eurovision Song Contest
It’s the latest example of hacks aimed at making a splash on the world stage.
Buffalo shooting shines light on Congressional inaction, GOP rhetoric
In today’s edition … The Post's Dan Balz and Marianna Sotomayor have a complete guide to the midterm elections … The week ahead in Congress: the Senate takes up Ukraine aid while the House focuses on gas prices and the baby formula shortage … Ketanji Brown Jackson on her career, values and historic confirmation to the high court … but first …
Sen. King: U.S. must get better at judging ‘will to fight’
Ukraine’s resistance is a good surprise. But maybe it shouldn’t have been.
The Technology 202: The future of social media could be decided by the Supreme Court
‘Everybody who thinks they have been canceled now has access to the courts’
Big Oil investors reject calls for stricter climate goals — so far
Oil and gas majors on both sides of the Atlantic are scheduled to hold their annual shareholder meetings this month, and climate activists are pushing oil companies to embrace swifter climate action during the 2022 proxy season.
The Biden administration is refining a Trump-era cyber order
The goal: let cyber military operators move quickly but with visibility for the White House and State.
Big Tech would get its own regulator under new Senate bill
Under a bill introduced by Sen. Michael F. Bennet (D-Colo.) the commission would be able to interrogate the algorithms that power major tech platforms and set new rules to force greater transparency of social media.
Liberal-led states are rushing to protect and expand abortion access
They expect to start seeing more out-of-state women seeking abortions.
Raimondo fails to reassure a rattled solar industry
Top solar industry officials criticized Raimondo during a hearing for making what they viewed as misleading statements to lawmakers.
The Federal Trade Commission has the votes to crack down on surveillance
Democrats have gained a majority with the confirmation of Alvaro Bedoya.
The Senate will pass Ukraine aid bill. The question is when.
In today’s edition … Abortion is now a midterm issue … Has the long-awaited pivot to Asia finally arrived? … Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti’s nomination is in purgatory … and the trial of Michael Sussmann is finally coming to a courtroom near you … but first …
Russia will take ‘years’ to recover from early Ukraine setbacks
But Putin may be more dangerous now than before invasion
Musk reinstating Trump could give Facebook, YouTube cover to follow suit
The move could have a "domino effect" on other platforms, said one researcher.