April 2016

The Panama Papers: Oozing Slime

Here, There, Everywhere, Nowhere

Something’s Happening in the Presidential Campaign

Why is Lebanon Holding Hannibal Gaddafi Hostage?

No Planet for Optimists: Coastal Flooding May Come Sooner Than We Fear

The Comedy of Trump

Political Lesser Evilism, Revisited

Partisan Scientists in Public Service: The Strange Case of the Interagency Grizzly Bear Study Team (Continued)

Zimbabwe in Black and White

Bully on the Bench: Scalia’s Crimes Against Justice

People Over For-Profit Prisons: a Social Movement in Gary, Indiana

Ireland Remembers the Past and Forgets the Present

Why Vote for Hillary?

Ted Cruz and the Zombie Pipeline

The Italian People and the Egyptian Machtstaat

The Case of Soldier A

It’s Time for Hillary Clinton to Step Aside

Will Latino Millennials Upend the Democratic Establishment?

The Erotic and the Autocratic in Song and Spectacle

PEW Explains Who is Voting for Trump and Why

Djibouti’s Presidential Elections: the Crackdown Continues

Don’t Just Get Kids Off the Sex Offender Registry. Abolish It

Britain is the Heart and Soul of Global Tax Evasion

Appalling, Ignorant, and Sad

Possible Ideas for Going Forward

Big Union Leaders Betray Sanders and Workers

Soul Brother? Bill Clinton and Black Americans

The ‘Share’ Reality of Politics, Plutocrats, and the Media

From the Panama Papers Files: I Love Money

Ireland: a Recovery Built on Sand

Dry Bones and Jim Crow Zombies: Racist History Returns With a Vengeance

Changing Everything

Wall Street Should Pay a Sales Tax, Too

Three Years of Maduro: Venezuelan Power Plays or Popular Power?

Non-violent BDS Should Be Welcomed, Not Condemned

WTF! John McCain Saluting an American Communist?

It Happened Here

Creating New Worlds in the Favelas

Marci’s Contradictions: What Obama Missed in Argentina

Politicians and Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Why Security Giant GardaWorld is a Danger to Democracy

Another Path to Victory for Bernie Sanders

Evangelical Investment in Israel

Gandhi’s Salt: How a Fistful of Mud and Seawater Shook the British Empire

The “Gig Economy”; Another Vicious Attack on Ordinary Working Slobs

Trump’s Wall: Be Careful What You Wish For

The Tragic Consequences of the Afghanistan War

Some Notes for Bernie Backers

An Impossible Syrian Victory

The Panama Papers Problem