Rational Security: The 'Pompeo in the Dog House' Edition

By Jen Patja Howell
Wednesday, May 20, 2020, 8:40 PM

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is in hot water over the firing of an inspector general. A newly declassified email shows that Barack Obama wanted the Russia investigation handled “by the book.” And around the world people are slowly emerging from lockdowns and quarantines.

Ben is playing chess—very slowly.

Tamara recommends a new book by Ceclila Muñoz.

Amanda recommends a new book by Malcolm Gladwell.

Shane is fascinated by a shopping center.