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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 6:00pm
    When Donald Trump suggested in August that the presidential vote might be rigged, his claim was dismissed by fact-checkers and experts who explained that large-scale electoral fraud is not possible in the U.S. Indeed, it hasn't...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 5:00pm
    Democrat, Republican, or Independent, can't we all agree? This is the craziest presidential campaign we can remember. The two oldest presidential candidates ever. The two least popular candidates ever. The most qualified and...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 4:00pm
    As Donald Trump's strategists try to soften his image, he has taken his assault against Hillary Clinton to a new level with a bizarre suggestion that would make her more vulnerable to violence from opponents, specifically fervent...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 3:00pm
    The idea that the world is awash in savings -- one factor driving the theory of secular stagnation -- is, on the surface, a persuasive one. Too bad it may not be true.     Yes, the postwar generation is wealthier...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 2:00pm
    Lawyers, beware. Robots really are coming for your jobs.     Exhibit A: Venture-capital firm Invoke Capital just made a multi-million-dollar investment in Luminance, which is developing artificial intelligence to...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 1:00pm
    The legendary economist Robert Solow once joked that every discussion about the relative performances of European economies "ends up in a blaze of amateur sociology." The joke has an element of truth. Economists are fond of...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 11:00am
    Just a glance at RealClearPolitics or Pollster shows that the 2016 presidential election has tightened considerably over the past month. As of Thursday morning, the political website FiveThirtyEight puts the odds of a Trump victory...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 10:00am
    Who's to blame for the fact that November is just around the corner and Donald Trump is within shouting distance of electoral victory?     The media, of course. Journalistic institutions stand accused of...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 9:00am
    Bill Clinton had "it's the economy, stupid." George W. Bush had "compassionate conservatism." Barack Obama had "change you can believe in." Donald Trump has "make America great again."...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 8:00am
    What do you do when a white supremacist writes racist and hateful messages directed at your children and at the students you work to serve? Seriously, what should a person who desires to follow Christ do? What should a college and...
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 12:00am
    The hottest political ad of the season — I am not counting anything involving Triumph the Insult Comic Dog — is probably for the Missouri Senate, in which the Democratic candidate talks about ... gun background checks...
Monday, September 26, 2016 - 8:00pm
    As the first of three scheduled presidential debates approaches, we're about to go through what's become a quadrennial misconception about how to choose our president: that debates are an especially valuable way of helping...
Monday, September 26, 2016 - 7:00pm
    Like it or not, the decision we make in this November's election will be a choice on behalf of the entire world. How we vote will determine whether the forces of democracy, openness and religious tolerance remain strong, or...
Monday, September 26, 2016 - 6:00pm
    Boxing promoter and businessman Don King, a longtime Republican, Trump pal and casino-business associate, was supposed to stand up at a black Cleveland church and tell black Americans why they should vote for Trump.   ...
Monday, September 26, 2016 - 5:00pm
    In their ongoing, all-out assault to crush labor unions, corporate forces have fabricated a cultural myth to undermine popular support for labor: Unions, they insist, are no longer needed. They tell us that in today’s...
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