December 2014

Is Zero-Tolerance Policing Worth Chokehold Deaths?

Nelson Mandela: His Meaning for Us Today

Why Obama Won’t Reach a Deal With Iran

Inside the Occupation of Haiti

From Panama to Ferguson

A Report From the Frontlines in the War Against Fracking

Afghan Refugees and the Displacement of Blame


Escape from Guantanamo Bay

Another Torture Report and Still No Prosecutions

in bed

Cuba Will Not Renounce Its Ideas

Why Aaron Sorkin is No Ring Lardner, Jr.

why not

Merrily They Go A-Rampaging

The Year of Piketty

too big

John Muir is Dead; Long Live John Muir!

The Torture Industry

An Anarchist Christmas

Death to “Happy Holidays!”

Jesus, a Muslim Prophet?

The Economic Myths of Santa Claus

Austerity Japanese-Style

One Jew’s Christmas

Our Christmas Schizophrenia

‘Gagged’ by the Government

The Cuba Opening

Palestinians Recall Another Wall that Fell

A Christmas Truce Story

Mary’s Immaculate Deception

Political Rumbas Start in Cuba

Weaponizing Psychology

Who Wants to Be in the Movies?

2014 Was a Game Changer in Palestine

Rot In the Big Apple

Fighting ‘Islamic State’ is Not the Israeli Priority


Anti-Police Organizing in the Wake of Ismaaiyl Brinsley’s Death

Misleading the World on Iran’s “Bomb”

How Facebook Killed the Internet

Cuba: Possibilities in Peace

How the CIA Sold Obama on Counterinsurgency by Drone Assassination

Taxpayers Could Be on the Hook for Trillions in Oil Derivatives

Mad Maxatomstrom: Just Here for the Money

The Politics of Dead Cops and the Coming Repression

Toys From Abusive Chinese Factories Bring No Holiday Cheer

Syria: Turkey in the Fray

The Myth of Abraham and America’s Allegiance to Israel

Argentina’s “Loony Radio”