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LLEWELLYN KING

Llewellyn King is executive producer and host of "White House Chronicles" on PBS. His column is written for Hearst Newspapers.

Articles by LLEWELLYN KING

Commentary: Small charities tackle cancer research Commentary: Small charities tackle cancer research
24 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
No diagnosis strikes fear into people as thoroughly as cancer. It is the sum of all fears when it comes to health. [Read More]
Commentary: A disease gets its day, but who cares? Commentary: A disease gets its day, but who cares?
25 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
Today — May 12 — is not a day that is written into history. It is not a day when there is, like clockwork, a presidential proclamation, or a moment of silence. Yet, for some, it is a day of recurring infamy. [Read More]
Commentary: Step on the gas, Europeans plead Commentary: Step on the gas, Europeans plead
26 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
To hear Brenda Shaffer, a peripatetic academic specializing in European and Eurasian energy issues who is currently on a research fellowship at Georgetown University, natural gas is the predominant fuel of the 21st century, and it will be used copiously as time goes on. [Read More]
Commentary: 'Redistribution' not a dirty word Commentary: 'Redistribution' not a dirty word
27 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
If you want to get people riled up, whisper “redistribution.” Well, sorry about this, but that is what we need. We need to re-establish what might be called “the comfortable class.” [Read More]
Commentary: Scots, English: Forgetting auld acquaintance? Commentary: Scots, English: Forgetting auld acquaintance?
28 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
What looked like a kind of harmless beauty contest, the vote on Scottish independence in September is shaping up to be something quite otherwise: The death struggle for the United Kingdom. [Read More]
Commentary: Waitstaff and the minimum wage Commentary: Waitstaff and the minimum wage
29 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
So you think the federal minimum wage is $7.25? Well, that’s for people who do not get tips, or rather for those who are not recognized to get tips. [Read More]
Commentary: Earth Day '14: Only 2 cheers, please
30 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
April 22 is Earth Day and you can look forward to scattered celebrations, warnings about the future and self congratulations. The environmental community regards the first Earth Day as the beginning of the modern environmental movement. [Read More]
Commentary: This Noah saved 6,000 wild animals
31 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
In the Bible, it was Noah who stuffed the animals into the ark, two by two. Now there is Russell Crowe, whose movie “Noah” was just released, and whose animals are almost the backstory compared to Noah’s family disputes. [Read More]
Commentary: Obama scuttles nuke waste solutions Commentary: Obama scuttles nuke waste solutions
32 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
Naked goes the president to the Netherlands. President Obama plans to attend the Nuclear Security Summit in The Hague on Monday and Tuesday. [Read More]
Commentary: Solar power in U.S. has grown up Commentary: Solar power in U.S. has grown up
33 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
A warning light is flashing for the nation’s electric utilities — and it is getting more persistent. The utilities, big and small, for- and not-for-profit, are facing serious disruptive technology. The old business models are in danger. [Read More]
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