May 2014

The Menace of Boko Haram and Fundamentalism in Nigeria

The New (Old) Obama Doctrine

The Destructive Momentum of Militaristic Ideology

The Israeli-Palestinian Talks Were Set Up to Fail

The Birth of a Eurasian Century?

What the EU Elections Tell Us

A World Run by Shareholders

The Politics of Plunder

When Brazil Lost the World Cup

Patagonian Dreams

Obama’s Rhapsody on a Theme of Aggression

Obama’s ProtoWar Against Russia and China

Swimming in Shit

100 Best Non-Fiction Books (in Translation) of the 20th Century … and Beyond

Is Abbas Kiarostami the World’s Most Talented Film-maker?

The Flow of His Tears

Why are They Afraid of the Syrian Elections?

The Whistle-Blower as Deep Mole

Red Carpet Rollout for Gen. Petraeus’ Fracking Field Trip

The Audacity of Fear

The History of Black Cooperatives

How to Write an Instant Bestseller

Obama’s Narrowing Latino Options

The Great Economic Misdirection

Call Exceptionalism’s Name

Obama’s ProtoWar Against Russia and China

Rachel Corrie, A Decade Later

An Ode on Whistleblowers and Revolutionaries

From Stokely to Kwame

Animalists Should Focus on Commonalities, Not Differences

Hong Kong’s Caged Lives

Compassionate Torture

An Interview with Henry Giroux on Democracy in Crisis

100 Best Non-Fiction Books (in Translation) of the 20th Century … and Beyond

Selling the Never-Ending War on Terror

Fire Ecology vs the Timber Economy

Nature’s Avenger

Birthday Celebration, Kichwa-Style

How Should We Write and Fight?

Japan Hits the Skids

The Democrats’ New Fake Populism

The Danger Is Intervention

Syrians Working to Preserve Jewish Cultural Heritage

The Arab Spring, 3 Years On

Why Green Capitalism Will Fail

The Fence-Sitting Pope

Capitalism and Climate Change

Left Gun Nuts

Nuland’s Ukrainian Mess

A General’s Odd War on the Muslim Brotherhood