Category Archives: Opinion Writers and Journalists

Opinion | The Great Republican Abdication – By Paul Krugman – The New York Times

By Paul Krugman Opinion Columnist April 22, 2019 896 Mitch McConnell hanging on President Trump’s every word.CreditBrendan Smialowski/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images “So all the “fake news” was true. A hostile foreign power intervened in the presidential election, hoping to install … Continue reading

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Opinion | From the Ashes of Notre-Dame – The New York Times

David Lindsay: I read Ross Douthat for the same reason I floss, to practice fighting plaque. I love the power of his prose, and can get mesmerized by it. Here is a commenter, that explains my beef with many Christians. … Continue reading

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Opinion | How Capitalism Betrayed Privacy – The New York Times

By Tim Wu Mr. Wu is the author of “The Attention Merchants: The Epic Struggle to Get Inside Our Heads.” April 10, 2019 4 CreditCreditErik Carter For much of human history, what we now call “privacy” was better known as being … Continue reading

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In a Poor Kenyan Community Cheap Antibiotics Fuel Deadly Drug-Resistant Infections – The New York Times

By Andrew Jacobs and Matt Richtel April 7, 2019,  11 NAIROBI, Kenya — Four days after her toddler’s health took a turn for the worse, his tiny body wracked by fever, diarrhea and vomiting, Sharon Mbone decided it was time … Continue reading

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Opinion | The United Kingdom Has Gone Mad – By Thomas L. Friedman – The New York Times

By Thomas L. Friedman Opinion Columnist April 2, 2019 964 Image A protester shouting from a lamppost on Friday outside the Houses of Parliament in London.CreditCreditHannah Mckay/Reuters LONDON — Politico reported the other day that the French European affairs minister, … Continue reading

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Opinion | Well- Socialism Couldn’t Give Us Trump – By Gail Collins – The New York Times

By Gail Collins Opinion Columnist March 20, 2019 747 When Donald Trump defaulted on a loan for Trump International Hotel in Chicago, he sued Deutsche Bank, which had lent him the money.CreditCreditDavid Kasnic for The New York Times Department of … Continue reading

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Opinion | Whom to Elect for a Foreign Policy Crisis at 3 A.M.? – By Thomas L. Friedman – The New York Times

By Thomas L. Friedman Opinion Columnist March 12, 2019,   166 Image  Credit Tom Brenner/The New York Times “As the 2020 campaign gets underway, we’ve heard about a Green New Deal, Medicare for all, breaking up Amazon and universal basic income … Continue reading

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Opinion | If Stalin Had a Smartphone – By David Brooks – The New York Times

By David Brooks Opinion Columnist March 11, 2019,  90  ImageA woman in Moscow taking a selfie with an image of Stalin, on the anniversary of his death.CreditCreditMladen Antonov/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images “I feel bad for Joseph Stalin. He dreamed of … Continue reading

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Opinion | Ilhan Omar- Aipac and Me – By Thomas L. Friedman – The New York Times

by Thomas L. Friedman Opinion Columnist March 6, 2011248 c Representative Ilhan Omar, Democrat of Minnesota, on Capitol Hill in January. Credit Jim Watson/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images “I’ve been watching with more than a little interest the controversial statements … Continue reading

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Opinion | America the Cowardly Bully – By Paul Krugman – The New York Times

By Paul Krugman Opinion Columnist March 4, 2019,   529 c President Trump’s trade belligerence has done lasting damage to America’s reputation.CreditCreditPete Marovich for The New York Times This is the way the trade war ends. Not with a bang but … Continue reading

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