TIME

The stakes in Ukraine

In the impeachment inquiry, while there is a clear one-sentence summary of what Trump did—he hijacked American foreign policy to attempt to extort an investigation of a political rival from a desperate American ally—there is no good and simple explanation of the harm he stood to inflict on American national interests.

It’s in understanding the gravity of the harm that Americans can begin to answer the question, “Why now?” Even if Trump did do something wrong, why impeach him

Vous lisez un aperçu, inscrivez-vous pour en lire plus.

Plus de TIME

TIME44 min de lecture
The 100 Best Inventions of 2019
To read more about TIME’s Best Inventions, go to time.com/bestinventions2019 Watergen GENNY Whether you’re in a developing country or on the scene of a natural disaster, water is usually the No. 1 need in times of crisis. Watergen, an Israeli company
TIME13 min de lecture
How The Elites Lost Their Grip
ON MARCH 29, 2003, AT A WEDDING RECEPTION IN THE HARVARD FACULTY Club, Lawrence W. Reed gave a toast in honor of the friend whom he was serving as best man—one Joseph P. Overton. Overton had worked at Dow Chemical; he had since become an executive at
TIME5 min de lectureSociety
Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus
I AM AFRAID FOR DR. TEDROS’ SAFETY. The World Health Organization Director-General and I are walking from the WHO’s midtown-Manhattan offices to the nearby U.N. campus, where Tedros is participating in the U.N. General Assembly. As we cross avenues a