October 2016

Fear Laundering: an Elaborate Psychological Diversion and Bid for Power

The Tragedy in Yemen

“Today Is One of the Heaviest Days of My Life”

You, Me, and the Trolley Make Three

Militarism: The Elephant in the Room

Of All the Opinions I’ve Heard on Syria

US-led Sanctions Targeting Syria Risk Adjudication as War Crimes

Dakota Access Oil Pipeline: Invite CEO to Lunch, Go to Jail

Aleppo vs. Mosul: Media Biases

There Must Be Some Way Out of Here: the Silence of Dylan

Humanizing Our Militarized Border

Clinton’s Troubling Silence on the Dakota Access Pipeline

The Unwoke: Sleepwalking into the Nightmare

Was Russia’s Hesitation in Syria a Strategic Mistake?

Roaming Charges: Trump’s Naked and Hillary’s Dead

In Bay Area Refinery Town: Berniecrats & Clintonites Clash Over Rent Control

All Solutions are Inadequate: Why It Doesn’t Matter If Politicians Mention Climate Change

13 Years of War: Mosul’s Frightening and Uncertain Future

Drumbeats of Anti-Russia Confrontation From Washington to London

Of Pipelines and Protest Pens: When the Press Loses Its Shield

Ron Suny and the Marxist Commune: a Note

Tupac: Holler If You Hear Him

Many Struggles Won Religious Freedom

Adam Curtis: Another Manager of Perceptions

The War on Drugs is a Racket

War or Peace?

Globalist Clinton: Clear and Present Danger to World Peace

The Return of the Repressed Critique of Rentiers: Veblen in the 21st century Rentier Capitalism

Art of the Feel

Screwing With and Screwing the Elderly and Disabled

Hillary Clinton and the Brutal Murder of Gaddafi

American Psycho: Sex, Lies and Politics Add Up to a Terrifying Election Season

Still Licking Our Wounds and Hoping for Change

Hurricane Matthew: an Overview of the Damages in Cuba

Cuba: Rejecting Sanctions, Sending a Message

Dear Fellow Gen Xers: Let’s Step Aside for the Millennials

Once More, the Value of the Humanities

Review: Sjón’s “Moonstone: the Boy Who Never Was”

The Fall

Wonder Woman at the UN

The Russians Have Been Hacking Us For Years, Why Is It a Crisis Now?


The Aleppo / Mosul Riddle

Sudan, Africa and the Mosaic of Horrors

Behind The 3rd US Presidential Debate—What’s Coming in 2017

Trump: We Wish the Problem Was Fascism

Iraq: There Is No State

A Theory of Despair?

“Today Is One of the Heaviest Days of My Life”

Name the Dangerous Candidate