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Current Readings Around Town

Title Pub Date Author Source
Trump and Sanders aren’t so different. Populism has run through U.S. politics for a very long time : 04/28/2016 Bart Bonikowski, Noam Gidron Washington Post
Austerity is Undermining a Common European Identity. Will Fascism Result? : 04/22/2016 Andrea Mammone Washington Post
Building a Wall Won't Save America's Crumbling Middle Class : America's middle class is starting to crumble. When we delivered that message in a book called "The Two-Income Trap" back in 2003, it seemed fairly shocking. Today, not so much. 04/13/2016 Elizabeth Warren CNN
Donald Trump Poses an Unprecedented Threat to American Democracy : 03/13/2016 Jonathan Chait NY Magazine
Everything You Need To Know About The Bad Democratic Turnout Numbers : When Democrats aren't feeling the Bern, they aren't showing up. 03/09/2016 Zach Carter Huffington Post
Brent Bohlen: Labor, capital and Bruce Rauner : 03/04/2016 Brent Bohlen Springfield Journal-Register
Antonin Scalia: Looking Backward : 02/29/2016 Jeffrey Toobin New Yorker
Democrats Should Be Very Nervous About Their Terrible Turnout Numbers : Low turnout equals President Trump. 02/28/2016 Zach Carter Huffington Post
Republican Redux: Governor Bruce Rauner Brings Ruin to Illinois : Rauner is falling in with the strategy we have seen from Sam Brownback in Kansas, Scott Walker in Wisconsin, and Rick Snyder in Michigan 02/19/2016 Tim Libretti PoliticusUSA
Poll: Weak Clinton Lead Over Trump in Illinois Should Worry State Dems : 01/30/2016 David Ormsby Huffington Post