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The Establishment vs. Bernie Sanders

John Sanbonmatsu | Posted 02.22.2016 | Politics
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John Sanbonmatsu

The very ferocity and coordinated nature of the attacks on Sanders makes clear that the Democratic establishment views Sanders not merely as an annoyance, but as an existential threat. And he may be, at that.

Krugman's Obamacare-Inspired Attack on 'Corrupt' Judges Should Be Laughed Out of Court

Evan Bernick | Posted 01.13.2015 | Politics
Evan Bernick

New York Times columnist Paul Krugman is an effective polemicist with a wide readership. So when he makes arguments that are at best factually wrong and at worst disingenuous, one cannot simply ignore them.

When It Comes to Education Reform, Which Political Party Is the Stupid Party?

Marc Epstein | Posted 11.05.2013 | Politics
Marc Epstein

Listen to any conservative talk show host and they'll regularly remind their audience that the Republicans are the party of ideas and that their books consistently top the best-seller charts. But for some undiagnosed reason they've managed to win only two of the past six presidential elections.

Krugman Fires Back After Cribbing Accusation

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 08.20.2013 | Business

One of America's most popular economists is defending himself after a professor accused him of stealing his ideas. New York Times columnist Paul Kr...

Krugman Slams Harvard Economist's Defense Of The 1 Percent

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.23.2013 | Business

Paul Krugman thinks Harvard economist Greg Mankiw forgot an important detail in his new paper, "Defending The One Percent": Social inequality just kee...

WATCH: Krugman, Ex-Reagan Adviser Spar Over Fed Policy

Posted 04.08.2013 | Business

Paul Krugman and David Stockman battled it out Sunday morning during an appearance on “This Week with George Stephanopoulos.” Though there was ...

Krugman: Conservatives Hate The Idea Of Policy That Helps The Economy

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 03.22.2013 | Business

Paul Krugman says that Republican ideology is holding the economy back. "People of conservative politics hate hate hate the idea of any kind of act...

Paul Krugman Responds To Paul Ryan's Attack

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 03.14.2013 | Business

The Battle of the Pauls is raging. For the third time in as many days, Paul Krugman is slamming Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and his budget plan, which...

Krugman: Ryan's Budget Is 'A Path To Continued Depression'

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 03.13.2013 | Business

Paul Ryan's budget plan promises to "help grow our economy today." Paul Krugman says that's rubbish. The Nobel Prize-winning economist and New York...

Paul Krugman: 'We're Halfway To A Lost Decade'

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 02.15.2013 | Business

Front-page stories in Friday's New York Times and Wall Street Journal highlighted the boom in corporate mega-mergers as a sign that economic confidenc...

Krugman: This Popular Notion Is 'Just Wrong'

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 01.23.2013 | Business

Many politicians and pundits treat it as an obvious truth that the U.S. has a government spending crisis. But that's "just wrong," according to Paul K...

Paul Krugman: Tom Friedman Is 'Wrong'

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 01.17.2013 | Business

The New York Times columnist Paul Krugman usually doesn't call out his colleagues by name. But in a long blog post Thursday, Krugman wrote that he "re...

Paul Krugman Lashes Out At Anti-Obamacare Governors

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 01.16.2013 | Business

Anti-Obamacare governors are boosting their political profiles on the backs of their suffering constituents, according to Paul Krugman. Ten Republ...

Paul Krugman: Clueless Washington Doesn't Know The Deficit Is 'Mostly Solved'

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 01.11.2013 | Business

It has become conventional wisdom that the United States has a deficit crisis. But according to Paul Krugman, most politicians and journalists don't r...

Krugman: 'It Really Is A Bad Idea' To Nominate Me For Treasury

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 01.07.2013 | Business

Sorry, Paul Krugman fans. The Nobel Prize winner has taken himself out of the running for becoming Treasury Secretary. "It really is a bad idea," h...

Paul Krugman: 'I'm Still Agonizing' Over Possible Fiscal Cliff Deal

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 12.18.2012 | Business

Paul Krugman has a personal dilemma. That's because President Barack Obama's most recent proposal for a fiscal cliff deal includes extending unempl...

Krugman Bashes Politico: Takes 'Profoundly Ignorant' People Seriously

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 12.11.2012 | Business

Politico doesn't know how to cover economic policy, according to Paul Krugman. "They talk to various Very Serious People, and divine the insider co...

Krugman: Bobby Jindal Is 'Uninformed'

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 12.06.2012 | Business

Paul Krugman is fairly certain Bobby Jindal doesn't understand the fiscal cliff, based on a recent op-ed by the Louisiana governor. In a new blog p...

Paul Krugman: Fiscal Cliff Is 'No Way To Run A Country'

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 11.28.2012 | Business

A single word comes to Paul Krugman's mind when trying to describe the U.S. political system: "dysfunctional." The Nobel Prize-winning economist ex...

Paul Krugman: Republicans Ready To Sell Out Regular Richies To Protect Super-Rich

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 11.27.2012 | Business

Paul Krugman says that the Republican Party may throw the modestly rich "overboard" to protect the fortunes of multi-millionaires. In a blog post o...

CNBC Anchor Bashes Paul Krugman

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 10.26.2012 | Business

CNBC anchor Becky Quick needs everyone to know that she thinks Paul Krugman is wrong about the deficit. "The only problem with Krugman's critique [...

Krugman: Candidates Obsessed With Issue 'The Public Really Doesn't Care' About

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 10.22.2012 | Business

The presidential candidates just can't stop talking about the deficit. The only problem: nobody cares about it, according to Paul Krugman. "During...

Paul Krugman: 'People Like Romney Agree With Occupy'

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 09.20.2012 | Business

Paul Krugman says that Republican politicians agree with Occupy Wall Street on one thing. "In a way, people like Romney agree with Occupy: it's the...

Paul Krugman Mocks Republican Base

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 09.10.2012 | Business

Paul Krugman really appreciated Clint Eastwood's performance at the Republican National Convention, since he thinks it highlighted a larger truth abou...

Krugman: Politicians 'Quick To Seize On Research That Suits Their Preconceptions'

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 09.07.2012 | Business

Economists frequently blame politicians for the nation's unemployment problem, but Paul Krugman says economists themselves deserve some blame. Aske...