Articles of Interest
September 09, 2016, 3:23pm

By Paul Krugman – The New York Times.

The last month has been a disgraceful time for the news media, with headline after headline, news report after news report on supposed Clinton scandals that were obvious nothingburgers — as the … Read more »

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September 07, 2016, 11:39am

By Paul Waldman – Washington Post.

This article contains a video – and is best viewed by clicking here: https://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/wp/2016/09/05/trumps-history-of-corruption-is-mind-boggling-so-why-is-clinton-supposedly-the-corrupt-one/?utm_term=.374c4d1a3dab… Read more »

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September 05, 2016, 2:22pm

By Paul Krugman – The New York Times.

Americans of a certain age who follow politics and policy closely still have vivid memories of the 2000 election — bad memories, and not just because the man who lost the popular … Read more »

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September 05, 2016, 11:50am

By Philip Bump – The Washington Post.

Melania Trump, wife of Donald Trump, waves as she arrives to speak at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland on July 18. (Mike Segar/Reuters)

Donald Trump’s immigration position is, at its heart, fairly … Read more »

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September 05, 2016, 11:48am

By Justin Gillis – The New York Times.

NORFOLK, Va. — Huge vertical rulers are sprouting beside low spots in the streets here, so people can judge if the tidal floods that increasingly inundate their roads are too deep to … Read more »

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September 05, 2016, 11:44am

By Charles M. Blow – The New York Times.

So, after weeks of preaching his sinister sermon of black pathology to mostly white audiences as part of his utterly fake “black outreach” — which is in fact the effort of … Read more »

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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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