Karl Vick

Karl Vick

at TIME magazine in NYC, after 4 years in Jerusalem bureau, and 16 at the Washington Post in Rockville, Nairobi, Istanbul, Baghdad and Los Angeles.

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Hint: Nothing good. What a deadly nuclear explosion in Russia tells us about the world's new arms race

That they’re already calling him Moscow Mitch speaks to how this works....

6 of 10 Americans say random acts of violence pose the biggest safety threat to them....and Americans are 25 times more likely than others in world to be killed by a gun...

"Federal agencies have implemented more than half a dozen policy changes that expand access to guns by lifting firearms bans in certain locations and limiting the names on the national database designed to keep firearms away from dangerous people."

In a fragmented society, guns connect people at a time when making connections is ever more difficult. via @POLITICOMag 


Univision reports: A man claiming to be OmarMateen’s lover says Mateen specifically targeted gay Latinos

This deserves wide readership, especially final paragraphs: Bannon nudging historian toward predicting a world war

Bannon embraces theory U.S. is due for a transformative crisis, "did not seem at all fazed" by prospect of huge war

Trump says Puerto Rico hasn't suffered 'a real catastrophe' like Katrina. These photos show otherwise

Why Turkey's prime minister was an awkward fit at the Paris march via @TIMEWorld 

Israel asks Hamas for calm in Gaza after killing of kidnapped Palestinian teen via @TIMEWorld 

"The study’s death estimates include nearly 7,000 U.S. servicemembers, nearly 8,000 U.S. contractors, more than 100,0000 military and police members from other countries, more than 244,000 civilians and more than 100,000 opposition fighters."