For the People. In an by Gil Friend | Oct 29, 2002 | Politics | 0 comments For the People. In an age of fake populists, Paul Wellstone was the real thing. Now he’s gone. Will others have the courage to carry on? By Paul Krugman. [New York Times: Opinion] Tweet Submit a Comment Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.