The Great Debate

from Breakingviews:

Apple entry into DJIA is polish for an antique

March 6, 2015

By Robert Cyran and Richard Beales

The authors are Reuters Breakingviews columnists. The opinions expressed are their own.

Is this film really so shocking that 1.3 billion people should never be allowed to see it?

By Ananya Bhattacharyya
March 6, 2015
Akshay Thakur, one of the four men who were sentenced to death for the rape and murder of a young woman on a bus last December, disembarks a police vehicle outside a court in New Delhi

Akshay Thakur (top), one of the four men who were sentenced to death for the rape and murder of a young woman on a bus last December, disembarks a police vehicle outside a court in New Delhi September 24, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer

The real lesson from the Hillary Clinton email imbroglio

By Suzanne Garment
March 6, 2015
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton checks her mobile phone before a conference at the Foreign & Commonwealth Office in London

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton checks her mobile phone before a conference at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in London, March 29, 2011. REUTERS/Stefan Rousseau/pool

Is Russia’s conflict with Ukraine really about trade? If so, this might help.

By Christian Friis Bach
March 6, 2015
Ukraine's President Poroshenko is seen on a tv monitors as he addresses both European and Ukrainian parliaments during a live videoconference between Kiev and Strasbourg

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is on TV monitors as he addresses both European and Ukrainian parliaments during a live video conference between Kiev and Strasbourg, before a vote on the EU-Ukraine Association agreement at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, September 16, 2014. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

Four reasons to raise women’s pay that should make men happy

By Lynn Stuart Parramore
March 5, 2015
To match feature USA-IMMIGRATION/AMERICANAPPAREL

Martha from Mexico works at a sewing machine at the American Apparel factory in downtown Los Angeles, California, October 17, 2008. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Taking back Tikrit and Mosul from Islamic State could make life worse for residents

By Peter Van Buren
March 4, 2015
Shi'ite fighters fire a rocket during clashes with Islamic State militants in Salahuddin province

Shi’ite fighters fire a rocket during clashes with Islamic State militants in Salahuddin province March 1, 2015. REUTERS/Ahmed Al-Hussaini

Why do European Muslim girls look to Islamic State for marriage material?

By Barbara F. Walter
March 4, 2015
Handout CCTV image shows British teenage girl Amira Abase walking through security at Gatwick airport before boarding a flight to Turkey


Left to right: Kadiza Sultana, Amira Abase, Shamima Begun. The British teenagers walk through security at Gatwick airport before boarding a flight to Turkey, Feb. 17, 2015. REUTERS/Metropolitan Police/Handout via Reuters

Netanyahu at the Capitol: Political points scored, Israel’s security undermined

By Dimi Reider
March 3, 2015
A demonstrator holds a sign during a rally near the Israeli Consulate in New York

A demonstrator holds a sign during a rally near the Israeli Consulate in New York, March 3, 2015. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

from Breakingviews:

Rob Cox: Silicon Valley’s boom-boom room moment

March 3, 2015

By Rob Cox

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

What’s the best jury Dzhokhar Tsarnaev can hope for in Boston Marathon trial?

By Richard Gabriel
March 3, 2015
Accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is shown in a courtroom sketch on the first day of jury selection at the federal courthouse in Boston

Accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is shown in a courtroom sketch on the first day of jury selection at the federal courthouse in Boston, Massachusetts, Jan. 5, 2015. REUTERS/Jane Flavell Collins