Articles of Interest
December 17, 2016, 8:08pm


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 »

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 »

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 »

December 16, 2016, 1:19pm

By Jennifer Rubin – The Washington Post.

Whether it concerns President-elect Donald Trump’s refusal to release his tax returns, his unwillingness to remove conflicts of interest, his bizarre defense of Vladimir Putin on Russian hacking, his nomination of unqualified Cabinet … Read more »

December 14, 2016, 12:11pm

– New York Times.

On Monday, members of the Electoral College will vote in Donald J. Trump as president. Though he lost the election by nearly three million votes and almost daily generates … Read more »

December 12, 2016, 5:41pm

By Paul Krugman – The New York Times.
The C.I.A., according to The Washington Post, has now determined that hackers working for the Russian government worked to tilt the 2016 election to Donald Trump. This has actually been obvious for … Read more »

December 12, 2016, 3:28pm


This article originally appeared on International Business Times.

A crucial county in Michigan that is home to one of the state’s largest African American populations may derail the voter recount efforts in the state.

Over 80 polling Read more »

December 12, 2016, 1:02pm

By William Safire – The New York Times.

WASHINGTON— ”Watch what we do, not what we say,” Attorney General John Mitchell advised reporters at the start of the Nixon Administration.

Coming from the law-and-order campaign manager with the visage of … Read more »

December 12, 2016, 4:05am

By Brett Arends – MarketWatch

I had thought we’d wait until Jan. 20 to draw the line under the “Obama economy.”

But seeing as Trumpists are already claiming credit for good economic news since the election, such as the rise … Read more »

December 10, 2016, 8:09am

By The Editorial Board – The New York Times

President-elect Donald Trump won’t be stepping down from his role as an executive producer on “The New Celebrity Apprentice” — an unprecedented situation in which the commander in chief would have … Read more »