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 – MarketRealist.com
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.
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
… Read more »
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
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 »