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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: We have computerized your job
31 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
Some thoughts about work. It is under attack from a giant labor pool of maybe 200 million eager and qualified people in Asia and elsewhere, who will do it for less than it costs in the United States. [Read More]
Commentary: In some areas, government necessary Commentary: In some areas, government necessary
32 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
Who is going to finance advanced drugs? Who is going to guarantee the electric supply in 30 years? Whisper this: It will be the government. [Read More]
Commentary: Lost ties - a knot that no longer binds
33 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
A nationwide alert, no, a worldwide alert, should be issued for the necktie. It is in great danger. It is disappearing. Soon it may be consigned to history, to live on only in old movies, like people smoking and men in hats. [Read More]
Commentary: Shame of biomedical research in U.S. Commentary: Shame of biomedical research in U.S.
34 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
When the dark shadow of incurable disease settles across a life, it is brightened only by the hope that science is on the job: The cavalry will come. [Read More]
Commentary: Inspire us, Mr. President Commentary: Inspire us, Mr. President
35 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
On Jan. 28, President Barack Obama will deliver the State of the Union address to both houses of Congress, the Cabinet, justices of the Supreme Court and, via television, the nation and the world. [Read More]
Commentary: The shame of denigrating jobless Commentary: The shame of denigrating jobless
36 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
In order to execute an abomination, it helps to create myths about the victims: The Jews aim for world domination, all gypsies are thieves, all blacks abuse government assistance programs. [Read More]
Commentary: Impact of World War I is still felt Commentary: Impact of World War I is still felt
37 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
The new year is beginning with the shadow of an old year flitting around the retina of our consciousness. That year is 1914, the year that Europe was convulsed in the world’s worst war — 9 million dead. [Read More]
Commentary: 'War on Christmas' is humbug Commentary: 'War on Christmas' is humbug
38 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
The sinister forces that are supposed to be vanquishing Christmas, in what is called the “War on Christmas,” are in retreat. In fact, they are celebrating it. [Read More]
Commentary: McCain wrong on Obama's handshake Commentary: McCain wrong on Obama's handshake
39 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
WASHINGTON — What does one do about Sen. John McCain? Why can he not play the senior statesman? [Read More]
Commentary: Ailing David takes on Goliath in D.C. Commentary: Ailing David takes on Goliath in D.C.
41 weeks ago - - LLEWELLYN KING
Malcolm Gladwell, the New Yorker writer, has written a series of books exploring the sociological dimensions of success and failure. In his latest, “David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants,” Gladwell celebrates the many Davids who triumphed over the odds. [Read More]
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