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Paul Krugman writes a column for the New York Times.

Articles by PAUL KRUGMAN

Commentary: Trickle-up economics Commentary: Trickle-up economics
5 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
6 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
6 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
7 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
7 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
8 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
8 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]
Commentary: The water next time Commentary: The water next time
9 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
A disaster area is no place for political theater. The governor of flood-ravaged Louisiana asked President Barack Obama to postpone a personal visit while relief efforts were still underway. [Read More]
Commentary: Obamacare hits bump in road Commentary: Obamacare hits bump in road
9 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
More than 2ᄑ years have gone by since the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare, went fully into effect. Most of the news about health reform since then has been good, defying the dire predictions of right-wing doomsayers. But this week has brought some genuine bad news: The giant insurer Aetna annou [Read More]
Commentary: Clinton's policy makes sense Commentary: Clinton's policy makes sense
10 weeks ago - - PAUL KRUGMAN
It’s fantasy football time in political punditry, as commentators try to dismiss Hillary Clinton’s dominance in the polls — yes, Clinton Derangement Syndrome is alive and well — by insisting that she would be losing badly if only the GOP had nominated someone else. [Read More]
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