Articles of Interest
December 02, 2015, 1:12pm


HERE are some things abortion opponents have said about Robert L. Dear Jr., the shooter accused of killing three and wounding nine at the Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs last Friday. He … Read more »

November 23, 2015, 4:53am

The New York Times – By Paul Krugman.

To the right’s dismay, scare tactics — remember death panels? — and spurious legal challenges failed to protect the nation from the scourge of guaranteed health coverage. Still, Obamacare’s opponents insisted that … Read more »

November 13, 2015, 12:44pm

The New York Times Editorial

On Nov. 12, 2014, President Obama nominated Luis Felipe Restrepo to a judgeship on the federal Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit. Judge Restrepo, who already sits on the United States District Court in … Read more »

November 08, 2015, 6:48am

By Maureen Dowd – The New York Times

WESTEROS — I VISITED HBO’s “Game of Thrones” set in Belfast last week, and after watching Daenerys Targaryen in firelight for a couple hours, I learned how to say “I have to … Read more »

October 30, 2015, 3:24am

By Paul Krugman – The New York Times.

At one point during Wednesday’s Republican debate, Ben Carson was asked about his involvement with Mannatech, a nutritional supplements company that makes outlandish claims about its products and has been forced to … Read more »

October 26, 2015, 5:00am

By Charles Blow – The New York Times.

On the heels of Hillary Clinton’s strong Democratic debate performance, last week Vice President Joe Biden — whose candidacy would surely have drawn support away from her — dismounted the fence and … Read more »

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October 19, 2015, 1:00am


Jeb wants to hit Clinton on Benghazi, but won’t admit 9/11 was a much bigger failure. His problems are mounting.

The common wisdom is that this is the season for Republican voters to express themselves by supporting … Read more »

October 18, 2015, 11:00am

By Gail Collins – The New York Times.

Japan now has a higher proportion of working women than we do. I’m trying to get my head around this fact.

“Everyone else is continuing to rise and we’ve declined, and now … Read more »

October 16, 2015, 7:00am

Linda Greenhouse – The New York Times

Despite a near-universal assumption that the Supreme Court will take up an abortion case in its new term, the general chatter hasn’t included much detail about the specific issue, the stakes or the … Read more »