September 2012

What the Arab Spring Really Was

The Widening Wealth Gap

John the Baptist in Red Wing Shoes

The Uprising in Syria

Shrimp, Cows or Candy Wrappers

New Yorker Magazine Concocts Case for Bombing Syria

What’s Driving the Chicago Teachers Strike

The Boom in Suicides

911, Terrorism and the TSA

A True Hero of the Establishment

Cheesecake Factory Medicine?

Haiti’s Blood-Soaked Paramilitaries

Myths About Job Creation and the Private Sector

Humiliation and Rage in Libya


America’s Bahrain Migraine

Hillary’s Strained Swan Song in China

When the Levee is Broken

Unlawful Dissent

Canada’s Housing Bubble Set to Burst

Criminalizing Truancy

Canada’s Politicians Take on the F-35

Letter From a Wretched Pakistani

The 11th Anniversary of 9/11

The Pope and the Palestinians

A Draconian Structural Adjustment for the US?

Still Evil After All These Years

Canada’s Diplomatic Debacle

We Are at War

The Greatest Myth of American Politics?

The Greatest Scandal of Our Time

Chicago: the Strike is On

Testimonies of the Drug War’s Devastation

Will Goni be Extradited Back to Bolivia?

A Prayer for Mark

Obama vs. Economic Reality

Why is Georgia Secretly Giving Student Test Scores to Military Recruiters?

The Democratic Party is a Big Fraud

Party Poopery, With Confetti

The Plight of Palestinian Refugees From Syria

Why We Still Need the Council of Europe

How Mitt Dodged the Draft

The Pussy Riot Affair

Palestine in Protest

The March of Folly

My Organized Labor Fantasy

Incarcerated Inside Israel

The Capital Gains Escapades of Paul Ryan

Back to School in the Twilight of Capitalism

Bubba and Barack Go to Bank of America Stadium