Dominique Paul Noth

There have been many curious editorial endorsements for political candidates by major newspapers around the nation, but none has ever been as bizarre as New Jersey's most prestigious paper, the Star-Ledger, on October 20. It slapped Gov. Ch... more

Oct 24, 2013 3:26 PM Dispatches

Despite Scott Walker's glib political style and national ambitions, Wisconsin is starting to realize his ineptitude as an administrator. The cost is hundreds of millions of dollars and a state lagging way behind the slow but steady national econo... more

Oct 2, 2013 7:32 PM Dispatches

In mid-July, partly in response to public pressure, US garment manufacturer and retailer American Eagle Outfitters confounded media observers by signing on to the international Accord on Fire and Building Safety for Bangladesh, a compact among mo... more

Jul 31, 2013 1:04 PM Dispatches

What do Wisconsin and Egypt have in common? Recent events have raised some provocative parallels about what is a settled government and what is an unsettled one.Few doubt that Egypt's democratically elected president ever attempted to fulfill the... more

Jul 9, 2013 4:39 PM Dispatches

In what passes for warp speed in the U.S. institutional art world, two museums are conspiring on a bold response to the disaster that crushed 1,127 garment workers to death and seriously maimed another 2,500 in the rubble of Rana Plaza April 24 i... more

Jun 4, 2013 12:56 PM Dispatches