January 2016

Silk Dragon Takes Persian Road

The Seeds of Spin: Decoding Pro-GMO Lies and Falsehoods

Prove You Aren’t On Drugs, Kid

In Search of Nationalism: Remembering Benedict Anderson

Corporate Inversion: The American Way

Seven Years of Monetary Quackery; Can the Fed Admit it Was Wrong Yet?

The Five Lamest Excuses for Hillary Clinton’s Vote to Invade Iraq

Syngenta and the Chinese Factor

False Claims and Flawed Conclusions Being Used to Push GM Crops into India

Southern Exposure: Reading Terry Southern, Great American Satirist, Voice of His Time

Flint: Genocide by Design

The Flint Water Disaster: a Perfect Storm of Downplaying, Denial and Deceit

My Critique of the Bernie Sanders Campaign

Grazing in Heaven: a Martyr for the Baron’s Rebellion

How Catalonia is the Key to Spain’s Current Political Deadlock

Ticking Toward Doomsday

Saving Brown Female Bodies: Cameron and Britain’s Female Muslims

Gaza Speaks: This Is What the Decade-long Siege Has Done to Us

Iraq, Rumsfeld and Other Thugs

Holocaust Memorial Day and Yellow Snowflakes

Slouching Toward Hillary?

Flint’s Water Crisis and the GOP’s Class War

The Populist Revolution: Bernie and Beyond

This Would Not Happen If They Were White: Race, Class, and Politics in Flint, Michigan

Five Revealing Facts About Homeless Youth

Faking History

After Flint, Don’t Let Them Nuke the Great Lakes Next!

The Overlooked, Simple Reason Democrats Should Nominate Bernie Sanders

Making the Promises Real: Labor and the Paris Climate Agreement

Bloomberg: a Candidate of, By and For the 0.01%

I Was the Target of Jeb Bush’s Vicious Political Dark Side

Ted Cruz and the True Conservative Fallacy

Buying Hillary Clinton: The Courting of Wall Street

Saudi Arabia Is Killing Civilians With US Bombs

Even With Treatment for Hepatitis C, Abu-Jamal’s Health Not Guaranteed

Winners and Losers in the Syrian Civil War

Chasing Fried Eggs with Jorge Luis Borges

Regulatory Farce: Internal Capitalist Hegemony

Media More Outraged by Possible Murder by Putin Than Definite Murder by Obama

Mission Possible: Breaking Up the Big Banks and Universal Medicare

Why the Oscars Don’t Deserve People of Color

Browsing Bernie’s Bookshelf

PBS Newshour Lies About Single-Payer Health Care

Stock Buybacks and the Wall Street Sharktank: “A Whole Lotta Stealin’ Goin’ On”

Yes, Peace in Colombia, But Will There be Justice?

Moral Courage and the Politics of Reparations: Uncle Bernie Drops the Ball

Impunity of Denmark: the EU’s Deadly Double Standards

Winston Churchill: Britain’s Greatest Briton Left a Legacy of Global Conflict and Crimes Against Humanity

Stinking Badges

Hillary Drives Hawkish Wedge Into Democratic Race