Articles of Interest
December 01, 2016, 11:21am

Editorial Board – The New York Times.

SOME ARIZONA residents waited in line for as long as five hours before they were able to cast ballots in Tuesday’s primaries. Others were so discouraged by the long lines and parking lot … Read more »

December 01, 2016, 11:20am

– The Washington Post.

A voting scandal of epic proportion tilted this election. The scam involved millions of people.

No, I’m not talking about the recount the Clinton campaign joined in Wisconsin and may seek in Michigan … Read more »

November 30, 2016, 12:19pm

By Frank Bruni – The New York Times.

A show of hands, please: How many of you would like Donald Trump to step away — far away — from his Twitter account? I’m pretty sure I have a majority, but … Read more »

November 30, 2016, 10:50am

By Paul Krugman – The New York Times.

Remember all the news reports suggesting, without evidence, that the Clinton Foundation’s fund-raising created conflicts of interest? Well, now the man who benefited from all that innuendo is on his way to … Read more »

November 29, 2016, 12:26pm

By Eric Chenoweth – Washington Post.

Eric Chenoweth is co-director of the Institute for Democracy in Eastern Europe.

In assessing Donald Trump’s presidential victory, Americans continue to look away from this election’s most alarming story: the successful effort by … Read more »

November 28, 2016, 4:04pm

By E. J. Dionne Jr – The Washington Post.

Republicans are deeply concerned about ethics in government and the vast potential for corruption stemming from conflicts of interest. We know this because of the acute worries they expressed over how … Read more »

November 27, 2016, 4:12pm

The Pretend Populism of Donald Trump.

By Frank Bruni – The New York Times.

For a politician who won the White House by railing against the elites and demonizing the establishment, Donald Trump presented an odd argument for why Americans … Read more »

November 26, 2016, 7:12pm

By KATRIN BENNHOLD – The New York Times.

BALMEDIE, Scotland — President-elect Donald J. Trump has already built a wall — not on the border with Mexico, but on the border of his exclusive golf course in northeastern Scotland, blocking … Read more »

November 25, 2016, 2:47pm

By Craig Timberg – The Washington Post.

The flood of “fake news” this election season got support from a sophisticated Russian propaganda campaign that created and spread misleading articles online with the goal of punishing Democrat Hillary Clinton, … Read more »

November 21, 2016, 1:02pm

By E.J. Dionne Jr – The Washington Post.
Senate Democrats think they can hold Donald Trump accountable by challenging him to deliver on issues where he has made populist noises.

Supporters of this strategy insist that offering to work with … Read more »