One year on, Donald Trump is still an illegitimate president | Rebecca Solnit | Opinion | The Guardian

There’s a Strategy to Persuade Climate Change Deniers – Tonic

Our Pattern of Doing Nothing Must End – Bernie Sanders – Medium

Secure Communities, Sanctuary Cities and the Role of ICE Detainers

Unlocking the Secrets of the Microbiome – NYTimes.com

Paradise Papers – Little will change

Here’s Who Donald Trump and the GOP’s Tax Plan Will Benefit

At least nine people in Trump’s orbit had contact with Russians during campaign and transition – The Washington Post

Democrats shaken and angered by Brazile book – POLITICO

Ross’s Stake in Putin-Linked Shipping Firm Raises Ethics Concern – Bloomberg

Millions of Leaked Files Shine Light on Where the Elite Hide Their Money – NYTimes.com

Rate of gun deaths rose again in 2016 – The Boston Globe

The Earth’s ozone hole is shrinking and is the smallest it has been since 1988 – The Washington Post

Climate change report says humans “extremely likely” to blame for warming – CBS News

Trump and Sessions Denied Knowing About Russian Contacts. Records Suggest Otherwise. – NYTimes.com

Nancy Pelosi Has Trump Right Where She Wants Him – POLITICO Magazine

Sam Clovis, Trump’s nominee for USDA’s top scientist, confirms he has no hard science credentials – The Washington Post

‘Kill them all’ — Russian-linked Facebook accounts called for violence – Oct. 31, 2017

The Plot Against America – NYTimes.com

Sarah Sanders: true Trump believer steadies ship after Spicer’s hapless reign | US news | The Guardian

Greenhouse gas concentrations surge to new record

Paul Manafort, Who Once Ran Trump Campaign, Indicted on Money Laundering and Tax Charges – NYTimes.com

Week 23: Mueller Bombs Trump’s Big Week – POLITICO Magazine

Threat of Nuclear Attack by North Korea Is Accelerating, James Mattis Says – NBC News

First charges filed in U.S. special counsel’s Russia investigation: source