George Harrison was born on this day in 1943. Here are the Beatles performing one of his early hits, “If I Needed Someone,” at Candlestick Park in 1966.
Ed Kilgore is a political columnist for New York and managing editor at the Democratic Strategist website. He was a contributing writer at the Washington Monthly from January 2012 until November 2015, and was the principal contributor to the Political Animal blog.
Pete Souza/Obama White HouseWhy Cops Who Didn't Want to Be Held Accountable Were Threatened by ObamaThe federal government can intervene to demand police reform. The former president understood that.