Articles of Interest
August 31, 2016, 12:40pm

By Michael Wines – The New York Times.

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — When a federal appeals court overturned much of North Carolina’s sweeping 2013 election law last month, saying it had been deliberately intended to discourage African-Americans from voting, something else … Read more »

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August 30, 2016, 12:20pm

By Paul Krugman – The New York Times.

Something terrible has happened to pregnant women in Texas: their mortality rate has doubled in recent years, and is now comparable to rates in places like Russia or Ukraine. Although researchers into … Read more »

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August 22, 2016, 4:11pm

By Paul Krugman – The New York Times.

A disaster area is no place for political theater. The governor of flood-ravaged Louisiana asked President Obama to postpone a personal visit while relief efforts were still underway. (Meanwhile, by all accounts, … Read more »

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August 22, 2016, 4:08pm

By Charles. M Blow – The New York Times.

Donald Trump is the candidate who is so rigid in his perverted self-righteousness that he doesn’t “like to have to ask for forgiveness.” He says he has never even … Read more »

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August 19, 2016, 12:44pm

By David Brooks – The New York Times.

Pessimism has flavored this election campaign. America is in decline. The country is on the wrong track. We’re getting our clocks cleaned in global trade deals. We’re still suffering from the humiliation … Read more »

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August 17, 2016, 12:15am

By Paul Krugman – The New York Times.

It’s fantasy football time in political punditry, as commentators try to dismiss Hillary Clinton’s dominance in the polls — yes, Clinton Derangement Syndrome is alive and well — by insisting that she … Read more »

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August 13, 2016, 12:19pm

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August 13, 2016, 10:22am

In an op-ed article last week, Michael J. Morell, a former deputy and acting director of the Central Intelligence Agency, endorsed Hillary Clinton for president — and lambasted her Republican opponent, Donald J. Trump, as a threat to national security.

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August 05, 2016, 4:49pm

By Charles. M Blow.

Reports of Donald Trump’s demise are an exaggeration, to paraphrase and repurpose Mark Twain.

Yes, he can’t stop shooting off his mouth and shooting himself in the foot, and there are reports that his messy campaign … Read more »

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August 05, 2016, 4:47pm

By Paul Krugman – The New York Times.

All the experts tell us not to pay too much attention to polls for another week or two. Still, it does look as if Hillary Clinton got a big bounce from her … Read more »

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