The Texas Supreme Court is hearing a case where a religious school claims its status as a church provides First Amendment protection and exempts it from being sued by parents who claim their child was abused while attending the school.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson kept Trump from taking actions that could damage international relations. His departure removes that buffer for decisions on Iran, Russia, North Korea and other countries.
The poisoning of Sergei and Yulia Skripal is another example of targeted assassinations on foreign soil with reckless disregard for diplomatic norms, innocent bystanders and respect for national sovereignty. US and UK governments must act forcefully.