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New York Post
On health care, the wrong party is being called ‘extremist’was the Republican proposal that’s extreme. “In reality, Graham-Cassidy is the
New York Post / Posted 2 hours ago
was the Republican proposal that’s extreme. “In reality, Graham-Cassidy is the opposite of moderate,” The New York Times’ Paul Krugman pronounced. “It contains, in exaggerated and almost caricature form, all the elements that made previous... Read more
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Salon.com
Paul Krugman: Calamity awaits if Americans don’t snap out of it - Salon.com We have two weeks to kill Trumpcare, again. Now is no time for co
Salon.com / Posted 11 hours ago
- Salon.com We have two weeks to kill Trumpcare, again. Now is no time for complacency While progressive activists and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sean Spicer’s joke is on us, and we’re not amusedTheir conflict is the context of American politics. At stake is the idea that “
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 hours ago
Their conflict is the context of American politics. At stake is the idea that “American” describes a single people. Paul Krugman: You might be tempted to assume that no plan along these lines can possibly pass, let alone one that, if... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Legislature leaves + Sacramento tries to be hip + Amazon sweepstakes + Hurricane aftermatha block grant to the states. All the tough decisions are kicked down to state c
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
a block grant to the states. All the tough decisions are kicked down to state capitals, usually with too little money. Paul Krugman: President Trump doesn’t have any details on his tax reform plan. Bernie Sanders proposes Medicare for all, but... Read more
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Op-Ed News
A Question, A Challenge for Paul Krugman, And All Those Concerned About the Future of Humanityby Bob Avakian Paul Krugman, a Nobel prize winning economist who regularly pub
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
by Bob Avakian Paul Krugman, a Nobel prize winning economist who regularly publishes commentary in the New York Times, recently wrote (in a September 11, 2017 column "Conspiracies, Corruption and Climate") that with Donald Trump in the White House,... Read more
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The Hill
Blame both Democrats and Republicans if we go brokecite it to fend off the other side’s agenda. On the left, there’s Nobel Laureat
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
cite it to fend off the other side’s agenda. On the left, there’s Nobel Laureate economist and New York Times columnist Paul Krugman. During the Obama administration, where debt as a percentage of gross domestic product ballooned from 39 percent... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
How Hurricane Irma discredits Leftist economicsLarry Summers, who served as Bill Clinton’s treasury secretary, made a similar
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
Larry Summers, who served as Bill Clinton’s treasury secretary, made a similar argument when a tsunami hit Japan in 2001. Paul Krugman, grandest of liberal grandees and winner of the Nobel Economics Prize, said much the same thing after the 9/11... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Promises, promisesa vision for the future is good, but being real about the difficulties is also
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
a vision for the future is good, but being real about the difficulties is also good. Democrats, take heed. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 09/... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Here's What's In Bernie Sanders' 'Medicare For All' Billcoverage — bringing in the people currently falling through Obamacare's cracks
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
coverage — bringing in the people currently falling through Obamacare's cracks — should definitely be a litmus test," wrote Paul Krugman in the New York Times in August. "But single-payer, while it has many virtues, isn't the only way to get... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Elected Leaders And Economic illiteracythis creates jobs and has a multiplier effect. Many economists, mainly those th
The Chattanoogan / Posted 5 days ago
this creates jobs and has a multiplier effect. Many economists, mainly those that subscribe to Keynes, suggest the same. Paul Krugman said after 9/11 the terrorist attack could “do some economic good.’’ We have to learn to look at the unseen and... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
The dream becomes a nightmaresecurity, but we all know that their stand is borne out of racial prejudice and
Manila Standard Today / Posted 7 days ago
security, but we all know that their stand is borne out of racial prejudice and bigotry. As New York Times columnist Paul Krugman says, “There is no upside whatever to this cruelty, unless you just want to have fewer people with brown skin... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Nepotism at Board Eek? + DACA lawsuits + Irma and Harvey + The Big 3Republican leaders have been made to look hapless and pathetic, not least becau
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
Republican leaders have been made to look hapless and pathetic, not least because Trump has taken to taunting them. Paul Krugman: In a way, we should be grateful to Rush Limbaugh for at least raising the subject of climate change and its... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Conspiracies, corruption and climateidea — the notion that objective assessment of evidence is the way to understan
Rutland Herald / Posted 7 days ago
idea — the notion that objective assessment of evidence is the way to understand the world. And this willful ignorance is deeply frightening. Indeed, it may end up destroying civilization. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The Ne... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Paying Sacramento cops + Hurricane Irma + CA’s presidential primary + Facebook’s failureTrump era, is how something that started in a wave of hope and optimism migrate
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
Trump era, is how something that started in a wave of hope and optimism migrated to closed-minded, mercenary quarters. Paul Krugman: President Trump’s decision to rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy is, above all else,... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
Paul Krugman announced as speaker for 2017 UMass Gamble Memorial Lecture Nobel Memorial Prize-winning economist and New York Times columnist Paul Krug
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 8 days ago
Nobel Memorial Prize-winning economist and New York Times columnist Paul Krugman was announced as this year’s speaker at the annual Philip Gamble Memorial Lecture at the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Dreamers and economicshave something against people with brown skin and Hispanic surnames. Which is w
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
have something against people with brown skin and Hispanic surnames. Which is what this is all really about. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 09/09... Read more
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New York Post
This UWS home starred in a Woody Allen moviethen sold it at a loss in 2013, though he still comes back to visit his father
New York Post / Posted 13 days ago
then sold it at a loss in 2013, though he still comes back to visit his father with kids. Nobel Prize winning economist Paul Krugman also lives in the building. At a roomy 2,415 square feet, Rollins’ former home comes with three bedrooms and... Read more
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Breitbart
YEAR OF THE HONEY BADGER: Bannon, Anti-Establishment Conservatives Dominate Politico’s Power Ideas Listgranted that opening trade borders would reap benefits across the world. Now,
Breitbart / Posted 13 days ago
granted that opening trade borders would reap benefits across the world. Now, those like Larry Summers, Martin Wolf, and Paul Krugman who thought Rodrik’s views were heretical have had to “concede, at least in part, that [globalization] has... Read more
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Raw Story
‘It’s about race’: Paul Krugman goes on epic rant against Trump killing DACANew York Times columnist Paul Krugman went off on an epic rant attacking Presid
Raw Story / Posted 14 days ago
New York Times columnist Paul Krugman went off on an epic rant attacking President Donald Trump and his immigration “program” that would end the protections put in place by former President Barack Obama for children of immigrants. “Even if you buy... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Does Government Spending Create More Economic Growth? (Spoiler Alert: No, Silly!)arrives," the University of California researchers wrote. These findings are i
Zero Hedge / Posted 14 days ago
arrives," the University of California researchers wrote. These findings are in agreement with Nobel Laureate in economics Paul Krugman, and other commentators that are of the view that an increase in government outlays whilst the economy is... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California bills that should die + Sacramento taxes + Preparing for Trump’s DACA orderbullying and vindictiveness, there is the lying. One could even argue that the
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
bullying and vindictiveness, there is the lying. One could even argue that the lying is a core component of all the rest. Paul Krugman: Houston’s sprawl gave the city terrible traffic and an outsized pollution footprint even before the hurricane.... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Prices should rise during emergenciesonly did CNBC parrot his comments about "gouging," they then claimed, "Devastat
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
only did CNBC parrot his comments about "gouging," they then claimed, "Devastating storm may actually boost U.S. GDP." Paul Krugman made the same foolish error after 9/11's terrorism. He wrote that the attack might "do some economic... Read more
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Yale Daily News
KROK: Dethroning economicsmay be identical (the more likely error is selection bias in a complex economy)
Yale Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
may be identical (the more likely error is selection bias in a complex economy) but the output is always different. When Paul Krugman argues for a more generous welfare state while Friedrich Hayek argues for the opposite, their readers learn less... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Author's Page for Mark Weisbrotcoup has the US government done this much to promote open conflict in Venezuela
Op-Ed News / Posted 19 days ago
coup has the US government done this much to promote open conflict in Venezuela. Monday, January 7, 2013(3 comments) Why Paul Krugman should be President Obama's pick for US treasury secretary Since most of Wall Street's money went to Republican... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Global Outrage After Japan Finance Minister Said "Hitler Had Right Motives"country's elderly to "hurry up and die"; then three years, in 2016, making a st
Zero Hedge / Posted 20 days ago
country's elderly to "hurry up and die"; then three years, in 2016, making a stark Freudian slip and admitting alongside Paul Krugman that the only solution to the global "liquidity trap" created by central banks is "war", a resolution to which... Read more
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FOX News
John Stossel: Prices should rise during emergencies such as Hurricane Harveyonly did CNBC parrot his comments about "gouging," they then claimed, "Devastat
FOX News / Posted 20 days ago
only did CNBC parrot his comments about "gouging," they then claimed, "Devastating storm may actually boost U.S. GDP." Paul Krugman made the same foolish error after 9/11's terrorism. He wrote that the attack might "do some economic... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Economists Are The New Astrologerswho criticized the “Mathiness in the Theory of Economic Growth” and the man who
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 days ago
who criticized the “Mathiness in the Theory of Economic Growth” and the man who’s always right (except when he isn’t) Paul Krugman. In this instance, though, Krugman is mostly correct observing that “As I see it, the economics profession went... Read more
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Salon.com
Paul Krugman: America has begun its slide into fascismearlier this summer, but the conviction lasted barely three weeks before Donald
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
earlier this summer, but the conviction lasted barely three weeks before Donald Trump pardoned him, paving the way for what Paul Krugman calls “fascism, American style.” “There’s a word for political regimes that round up members of minority groups... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Harvey, Antifa, Arpaio and white supremacists. Plus, the beach.affirmation. What followed with the Joe Arpaio pardon constitutes the most fort
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 days ago
affirmation. What followed with the Joe Arpaio pardon constitutes the most forthright racist incitement of the Trump era. Paul Krugman: Joe Arpaio is a white supremacist, but he’s more than that. There’s a word for political regimes that round up... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Fascism, American styleactions. There’s also a word for people who, out of cowardice or self-interest,
Rutland Herald / Posted 21 days ago
actions. There’s also a word for people who, out of cowardice or self-interest, go along with such abuses: collaborators. How many such collaborators will there be? I’m afraid we’ll soon find out. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York T... Read more
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Zero Hedge
What Is The Liquidity Trap?Authored by Frank Shostak via The Mises Institute, Some economists such as a N
Zero Hedge / Posted 22 days ago
Authored by Frank Shostak via The Mises Institute, Some economists such as a Nobel Laureate Paul Krugman are of the view that if the US were to fall into a liquidity trap the US central bank should aggressively pump money and aggressively lower... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Paul Krugman: The Arapaio pardon and fascism, American styleAbout the Author Paul Krugman joined The New York Times in 1999 as an Op-Ed co
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
About the Author Paul Krugman joined The New York Times in 1999 as an Op-Ed columnist. He is distinguished professor in the Graduate Center Economics Ph.D. program and distinguished scholar at the Luxembourg Income Study Center at the City... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Hurricane Harvey + Arizona’s Arpaio + California’s criminal justice quandaries– sealed the Republican victory. What if Steve Bannon is right that when Democr
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 22 days ago
– sealed the Republican victory. What if Steve Bannon is right that when Democrats focus on identity politics, they lose? Paul Krugman: Whatever personal feuds Trump may have with the Republican establishment, the same interest groups and... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Germany Bans 'Extremist AntiFa' Website For "Legitimizing Violence Against Cops"the failure of the Keynesian model of economic authoritarianism, promoted by es
Zero Hedge / Posted 24 days ago
the failure of the Keynesian model of economic authoritarianism, promoted by establishment economists like Paul Krugman, is responsible for the rise of the alt-right and antifa. While we should be willing to form coalitions with... Read more
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The Hindu
Work in progress: Book review of 'After Piketty: The Agenda for Economics and Inequality'to wealth generated from capital far surpassing earnings from work. This comes
The Hindu / Posted 24 days ago
to wealth generated from capital far surpassing earnings from work. This comes as a revelation even to economists like Paul Krugman who admit that Piketty has enabled them to shift focus from human capital to financial capital, as well as... Read more
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Raw Story
Trump is poisoning us without our even realizing it: Paul Krugmanmeticulously documented. What has been less explored is the massive harm he’s d
Raw Story / Posted 24 days ago
meticulously documented. What has been less explored is the massive harm he’s doing to our physical environment. And as Paul Krugman writes in his Friday column, he has accomplished this without passing a significant piece of legislation. The... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Making U.S. polluted againcomes to environmental policy, Trump will definitely change America, And his le
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
comes to environmental policy, Trump will definitely change America, And his legacy will literally be toxic. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 08/26... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Dr Chee respond to ‘Chee’s Retreat’ « Opinion « TR EMERITUSdriven growth (forced national savings and foreign investments) are clearly num
The Temasek Review / Posted 25 days ago
driven growth (forced national savings and foreign investments) are clearly numbered.” Economics Nobel laureate Paul Krugman dismissed our miracle growth and pointed out that “all of Singapore’s growth can be explained by increases in... Read more
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Zero Hedge
How Rand Paul Can Free Americans From The FedTargeting” – which has the support of a rare coalition including the Cato Insti
Zero Hedge / Posted 27 days ago
Targeting” – which has the support of a rare coalition including the Cato Institute, Mercatus Center, Christina Romer, and Paul Krugman — should never be seen as a “reasonable compromise” for those skeptical about the Fed. Instead it’s simply... Read more
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Rutland Herald
What will Trump do to workers?failures. As long as he’s in office, he retains a lot of power to betray the wo
Rutland Herald / Posted 27 days ago
failures. As long as he’s in office, he retains a lot of power to betray the working people who supported him. Andin case you haven’t noticed, betraying those who trust him is a Trump specialty. Paul Krugman is a columnist for The New York... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Ron Paul Urges America "Oppose Fascism Of The Right & The Left"the failure of the Keynesian model of economic authoritarianism, promoted by es
Zero Hedge / Posted 28 days ago
the failure of the Keynesian model of economic authoritarianism, promoted by establishment economists like Paul Krugman, is responsible for the rise of the alt-right and antifa. Despite a recent (and likely short-lived) upturn in... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Trump confronts Afghanistan complexities + Sacramento seeks business + Chad Mayes hangs onmeans delighted dictators, bolder attacks on a free press, expanded Russian inf
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 28 days ago
means delighted dictators, bolder attacks on a free press, expanded Russian influence and betrayed dissidents and exiles. Paul Krugman: President Trump’s agenda, such as it is, amounts to reverse Robin Hood with extra racism – the conventional... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Eclipse + Housing + Water + CaltrainTrump giving comfort to Hitler sympathizers, is to those who fought to save the
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 29 days ago
Trump giving comfort to Hitler sympathizers, is to those who fought to save the world from evil more than 70 years ago. Paul Krugman: President Trump makes Caligula look pretty good. Caligula did not, as far as we know, foment ethnic violence... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Heaven help usdoesn't happen, all one can say is God save America. Because all indications ar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted a month ago
doesn't happen, all one can say is God save America. Because all indications are that the Republicans won't. ------------v------------ Paul Krugman, who won the 2008 Nobel Prize in economics, writes for the New York Times. Editorial on 08/19... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Without more immigrants, America is destined for declineworkers—need to live near their employers. This basic principle was key to the
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 1 months ago
workers—need to live near their employers. This basic principle was key to the theories of Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Krugman. Krugman's idea is surprisingly powerful, and can explain many features of how countries—and even the entire... Read more

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