December 2015

Breaking the Israeli Wall of Denial, One Brick at a Time

Brave New Food: GEs and Clones are Heading to the Dinner Table

How We Ensure Our Imprisonment Within a Vicious Circle of Our Own Making

Breaking Bread in Kabul

From Trump to Sanders: The ‘Lesser-Evil’ Syndrome Strikes Again

Assange’s Battle: a Fight for Democracy

Overstaying Your Welcome Is Not Always A Bad Thing: The 13-Hour Movie in 2015

Sanctuary For Refugees: André Trocmé and Le Chambon-sur-Lignon

Trump Time: They Laughed at Reagan, Too

Barbarism Advances

Marijuana: Three States Down, 47 to Go

Trump’s Triumph in Glitter City

White Terror Matters

Assessing Venezuela’s Elections: The Good, the Bad, and the Indifferent

Paris Climate Deal: How Could They Do This to Us?

FLOP21: It’s Survival Time Now

Australia, Terrorism and Throwing Away the Key

An End to the Right’s Reign In Spain?

Is Saudi Women’s Vote a Step Forward?

In Defense of Trump’s Name-Calling

Bad Actor Risk Factor Fear Reaction

Hillary Clinton: Ilse Koch of Chappaqua

Let Us Build Bridges to Syria

Alienation, Despair and American Greatness

A Conspiracy of Fear-Mongers

Liberal Extremism Disguised as Defense of Muslims

Putin Throws Down the Gauntlet

Waiting for Frank: My Sinatra, His Way

The Paris Climate Talks: a Victory for President Obama, a Defeat for the Planet and a Challenge to the Climate Justice Movement

Failing the Trump Test: Cops for Fascism

The Language of Moral Panic: “Radicalization” vs. “Extremism”

The Insurgent Candidates

The Empire Strikes Back: the Return of the WTO

Indian Point Nuke Plant Emergency

On Victimless Crime Laws: And a Call to Release All Who Have Been Victimzed by Them

Fukushima Amplifies Murphy’s Law

The Danger of Care

What Happened in Venezuela?

Gray Not Green: a Technocratic Climate Accord in Paris

Germany’s Changing Political Geography: Immigrants and Menaces

The Silencing of Black Women: the Relevance of Ella Baker

The Donald, Ascendant

The Routine Lies of Prison Officials

Primary Colors: the Candidates Invade New Hampshire

Reinventing Banking: From Russia to Iceland to Ecuador

The Saudi-Hosted “Opposition Talks” Fiasco

King Bibi

Health Care Cantata

In Defense of the Stop the War Coalition

Don’t Say “Radical” If You Mean “Violent”