A compendium of news articles reflecting current events

The Rise and Fall of Paul Manafort: Greed, Deception and Ego

The New York Times.  Aug. 12, 2018
The arc of Paul Manafort’s life has taken him from the son of a small-town mayor to a jet-setting international political consultant to Trump campaign chairman and now to prisoner in a Virginia jail awaiting a jury verdict.

Brian Kemp, Enemy of Democracy

The New York Times.  Aug. 11, 2018
An expert on voter suppression, he will help keep Georgia red.