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Current Readings Around Town

Title Pub Date Author Source
With Trump as President, the World Is Spiraling Into Chaos : Trump torched America’s foreign policy infrastructure. The results are becoming clear. 08/16/2019 Michelle Goldberg New York Times
Democrats need to remember: 2020 won’t be decided by 2019's debate responses : Under the traditional model for US presidential politics, winning candidates veer left in the primaries and then scamper back for the general election 08/04/2019 Walter Shapiro Guardian
Imagining a Warren-Buttigieg, or Buttigieg-Warren, Ticket : Sure, it’s way too early to be thinking about running-mate pairings. But what the heck. 07/31/2019 Nicholas Kristof New York Times
Warren Warns of 'Coming Economic Crash' : 07/22/2019 Alex Thompson Politico
Surviving Tiananmen: The Price of Dissent in China : Remembering the Tiananmen Movement is not just about repression—it’s about hope. 06/03/2019 Rowena He Nation
Uber Drivers Are Contractors, Not Employees, Labor Board Says : 05/14/2019 Noam Scheiber New York Times
America’s Illusions of Growth : Many commentators have interpreted buoyant GDP and unemployment data in the United States as vindicating President Donald Trump’s economic policies, and some suggest that his re-election chances have improved as a result. But these indicators fail to measure what really counts for the public. 05/14/2019 Jeffrey Sachs Project Syndicate
Separatist Legislator Has 'Pants on Fire' : BGA finds lies on government funding being spread by state Rep. Halbrook 04/10/2019 Ted Cox OneIllinois
Editorial: A Sobering Result for Wisconsin Progressives : 04/10/2019 n/a Capitol Times
Davidsmeyer Signs onto Separation Resolution for Chicago, Sparks Debate : 04/06/2019 Cassie Buchman Springfield Journal-Register