Articles of Interest
December 19, 2016, 4:28pm

By Paul Krugman – The New York Times.

Many people are reacting to the rise of Trumpism and nativist movements in Europe by reading history — specifically, the history of the 1930s. And they are right to do so. It

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December 19, 2016, 4:27pm

By Charles M. Blow – The New York Times.

This is my last column of the year.

In 2015, my last column was a roundup of the year’s biggest social justice stories as ranked by intellectuals and activists.

I thought … Read more »

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December 19, 2016, 4:25pm

By Jennifer Ruben – The Washington Post.

We have had smart presidents and dim ones, effective ones and incompetents, successful ones and unaccomplished ones. Until now, we have never had one for whom it was legitimate to question at the Read more »

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December 19, 2016, 10:14am

Associated press big story.

By MATTHEW DALY

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump holds stock in the company building the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline, and pipeline opponents warn that Trump’s investments could affect any decision he makes on the … Read more »

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December 19, 2016, 4:36am

By Karen Yourish – The New York Times.

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December 19, 2016, 4:35am

Donald J. Trump’s global business empire will create an unprecedented number of conflicts of interest for a United States president, experts in legal ethics say.

Mr. Trump has saidRead more »

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December 18, 2016, 3:25pm

Members of the Electoral College will meet Monday to cast their votes for president. President-elect Donald J. Trump has claimed he won the electoral vote in a “landslide,”Read more »

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December 17, 2016, 8:08pm

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The Patriot News Agency website popped up in July, soon after it became clear that Donald J. Trump would win the Republican presidential nomination, bearing a logo of a red, white and … Read more »

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December 17, 2016, 8:06pm

By Ruth Marcus – The Washington Post.

President-elect Donald Trump needs to heal, not revel. That is, he must work on healing the divided country he is about to lead, not continue to revel in his victory with a round … Read more »

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December 17, 2016, 8:03pm

By Paul Krugman – The New York Times.

On Wednesday an editorial in The Times described Donald Trump as a “useful idiot” serving Russian interests. That may not be exactly right. After all, useful idiots are supposed to be unaware … Read more »

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