Highlights From Yet Another Week Of Afflictor

This week, the President-Elect began to make good on his promise to arrest foreigners who’ve crossed our borders to do work Americans could have done.


  • Angus Deaton considers the role opioids have played in our political turbulence.
  • Brad DeLong drops truth bombs about our economic system.
  • Gillian Tett wonders if machines will complement rather than replace workers.
  • Eric Eyre investigates Big Pharma profiteering on pain in West Virginia.
  • Big Pharma aims to export America’s opioid crisis all over the world.
  • Louis Harris was the most famous American pollster of the twentieth century.