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PAUL KRUGMAN

Paul Krugman writes a column for the New York Times.

Articles by PAUL KRUGMAN

Commentary: Progressive family values Commentary: Progressive family values
2 days ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Here’s what happens every election cycle: Pundits demand that politicians offer the country new ideas. Then, if and when a candidate actually does propose innovative policies, the news media pays little attention, chasing scandals or, all too often, fake scandals instead. [Read More]
Commentary: The lying game Commentary: The lying game
4 days ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Here’s what we can be fairly sure will happen in Monday’s presidential debate: Donald Trump will lie repeatedly and grotesquely, on a variety of subjects. Meanwhile, Hillary Clinton might say a couple of untrue things. Or she might not. [Read More]
Commentary: Vote as if it mattered Commentary: Vote as if it mattered
1 week ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Does it make sense to vote for Gary Johnson, the Libertarian candidate for president? [Read More]
Commentary: Trickle-up economics Commentary: Trickle-up economics
2 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Only serious nerds like me eagerly await the annual Census Bureau reports on income, poverty and health insurance. But the just-released reports on 2015 justified the anticipation. [Read More]
Commentary: Thugs and kisses Commentary: Thugs and kisses
2 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
First of all, let’s get this straight: The Russian Federation of 2016 is not the Soviet Union of 1986. True, it covers most of the same territory and is run by some of the same thugs. But the Marxist ideology is gone, and so is the superpower status. [Read More]
Commentary: The 'big liar' technique Commentary: The 'big liar' technique
3 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Long ago, you-know-who suggested that propagandists should apply the “big lie” technique: Make their falsehoods so huge, so egregious, that they would be widely accepted because nobody would believe they were lying on that grand a scale. [Read More]
Commentary: Clinton gets Gored Commentary: Clinton gets Gored
3 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
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 vote somehow ended up in office. [Read More]
Commentary: Black lead matters Commentary: Black lead matters
4 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Donald Trump is still claiming that “inner-city crime is reaching record levels,” promising to save African-Americans from the “slaughter.” In fact, this urban apocalypse is a figment of his imagination. [Read More]
Commentary: States of cruelty Commentary: States of cruelty
4 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
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. [Read More]
Commentary: No, America isn't a hellhole Commentary: No, America isn't a hellhole
5 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
Donald Trump has taken a strange turn lately. OK, he has taken a lot of strange turns — that’s what happens when you nominate a short-attention-span candidate who knows nothing about policy and refuses to sit still for more than three minutes. [Read More]
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