Why are Republicans turning against higher education"? Ignorance Is Strength, Paul Krugman, Commentary, NY Times: One way in which Americans have always been exceptional has been in our support for education.... But now one of our two major political...
Mark Thoma sends us to Paul Krugman: >Paul Krugman: The Mellon Doctrine: Republicans think that the solution to unemployment is more unemployment: >>The Mellon Doctrine, by Paul Krugman, Commentary, NY Times: “Liquidate labor, liqui... Read Post
The GOP's willful ignorance and anti-intellectualism is getting worse: Republicans Against Science, by Paul Krugman, Commentary, NY Times: Jon Huntsman Jr., a former Utah governor and ambassador to China, isn’t a serious contender f... Read Post
The Russian economy is in trouble: Putin’s Bubble Bursts, by Paul Krugman, Commentary, NY Times: If you’re the type who finds macho posturing impressive, Vladimir Putin is your kind of guy. Sure enough, many American conservatives s... Read Post