December 2014

The Police Were Created to Control Poor and Working Class People

Why Capitalism Will be the Death of Us

Missing Flight Syndrome

10 Good Things About the Year 2014

The CIA’s Torture Program Breeds Hate

Who Was Behind the Cyberattack on Sony?

Cops and Ideological Profiling

Bring Back the Fun in Democracy

Citizen Activism has Shut Down the Vermont Yankee Nuke

The Need to Know

Words Alone Won’t End Torture

Goodbye Privacy, Hello Censorship

Cuba at the Crossroads

I am a 20th Century Escaped Slave

Partners in Apartheid

Broken Countries Policing

American Exceptionalism and American Torture

Turned Backs, The Mayor and the Police

Challenges of Water Access in Africa

A Wildly Unproven Theory About “The Interview” Based on Ancient Hollywood Wisdom

The Company that Almost Ruined Cuban Hip Hop is a Profitable Global Operation

The West Needs More Than a White Knight to Defeat ISIS

Marketing Madness

Who Is the “Most Evil” American in History?

Irreversible Decline?

A World Without Police

Why We Supported the Hawkins Campaign for Governor of New York State

Sea Change In US-Cuba Relations Makes Waves Deep In Desert

A Chronology of the Sony Hacking Incident

Escape from Guantanamo Bay

Preying on Mexican Populism

Pomo Agonistes and Dada Anti-Science

in bed


Across Colombia by Train, with Garcia Marquez

Poison Pills in the National Defense Authorization Act

Has the IMF Been Reformed?

Nothing Changes as Much as the Past

Reading Trotsky While Watching Kurosawa

From Panama to Ferguson

why not


The Year of Piketty

Why Obama Won’t Reach a Deal With Iran

The Contrition of Warlords

Inside the Occupation of Haiti

The Greatest Threat to Cultural Heritage in Syria

Why Aaron Sorkin is No Ring Lardner, Jr.

too big

The Impoverished Imagination of Seth Rogen