Articles of Interest
November 09, 2016, 5:18pm

By David Remnick- The New Yorker.

The election of Donald Trump to the Presidency is nothing less than a tragedy for the American republic, a tragedy for the Constitution, and a triumph for the forces, at home and abroad, of … Read more »

November 08, 2016, 11:39am

On fiscal deficit

By David Ashworth –

370 economists signed a statement asking people not to vote for Donald Trump due to the threat that he poses to the US economy. They have also criticized his views on the … Read more »

November 07, 2016, 3:38pm

By Paul Krugman – The New York Times.

It’s almost over. Will we heave a sigh of relief, or shriek in horror? Nobody knows for sure, although early indications clearly lean Clinton. Whatever happens, however, let’s be clear: this was, … Read more »

November 07, 2016, 3:37pm

By Charles M. Blow – The New York Times.

America, Election Day is our national day of reckoning, the day we do battle at the ballot box to beat back the advance of the butternut squash-tanned barbarian.

I know you’re … Read more »

November 07, 2016, 3:24am

By Nicholas Kristof- The New York Times.

ONE of the great misperceptions of this political year, among many Democrats and Republicans alike, is that Hillary Clinton is a third-rate candidate with no core or convictions — oops, wrong word, but … Read more »

November 06, 2016, 2:33pm

By David Barstow – The New York Times.

When Donald J. Trump was building casinos in Atlantic City in the 1990s, he spoke of his dream of bringing jobs and development to the hard-luck community. In the end, after all

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November 06, 2016, 2:31pm

By Jill Filipovic – The New York Times.

On Nov. 8, Americans may elect our first female president. While many of us are exhilarated at the idea of this feminist victory, the toll we’ve paid for coming so close to

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November 04, 2016, 5:38pm

By Paul Krugman -The New York Times

As far as anyone can tell, Paul Ryan, the speaker of the House — and the leader of what’s left of the Republican establishment — isn’t racist or authoritarian. He is, however, doing … Read more »

November 04, 2016, 3:44pm

By Mollie Reilly.

Rudy Giuliani said Friday that he knew the FBI planned to review more emails tied to Hillary Clinton before a public announcement about the investigation last week, confirming that the agency leaked information to Donald Trump’s

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November 04, 2016, 2:30pm

By David Brooks – The New York Times.

A few weeks ago I met a guy in Idaho who was absolutely certain that Donald Trump would win this election. He was wearing tattered, soiled overalls, missing a bunch of teeth … Read more »