Friday, October 20, 2017

China’s Elderly Statesmen

Relocated Puerto Rican Families are Florida’s Latest Class War Targets

Yes, We Need to Tax the Rich

The Transformation of Iraq: Kurds Have Lost 40% of Their Territory

The Mundaneness of Sexual Violence

Review: Candida R. Moss and Joel S. Baden’s “Bible Nation: the United States of Hobby Lobby”

Tomorrow Belongs to the Corporatocracy

Goldman Sachs vs. Goldman Sachs?

NAFTA Talks Falter, Time To Increase Pressure


Fatah, Hamas, Israel and the United States

Bitch, Get Out!!

Australia’s Citizenship Bill Fails

Beyond Neo-Liberal Consumerism

Open Letter to the People of the United States From Puerto Rico, a Month After Hurricane María

Chinese Dreams and American Deaths in Africa

On Gowans on Syria

The Not-So-Radical “Socialist” From Vermont

Diagnosing the Donald

Catalan Independence and the Crisis of Democracy

Torturing the Poor, German-Style

Katy Perry’s Gastro-Pop, Gastro-Porn Orgy

Clinton, Assange and the War on Truth

Male Sexual Violence: As American as Cherry Pie

The Fiction of Kurt Andersen’s “Fantasyland”

John Brennan’s Police State USA

Kirkuk the Consolation Prize?

Harvey Weinstein and the Politics of Hollywood

Mr. Toxicity Zaps America

The Choreography of Human Dignity: Blade Runner 2049 and World War Z

The Greatest Indonesian Painter and “Praying to the Pig”

Two Soviet Spies Who Deserve a Posthumous Nobel Peace Prize

Organized Chaos and Confusion as Political Control

From Jamaica to Knees

Censorship in the Digital Age

Why is Nobelist Economist Richard Thaler so Jovial?

Kirkuk Redux Was a Bloodless Offensive, Here’s Why

Venezuela Regional Elections: Chavismo in Triumph, Opposition in Disarray and Media in Denial

The Blueprint for the Most Radical City on the Planet

Stop the Idiocy! Stop the Mattis-ness!

Immigration and the American Political Imagination

Socialism, Land and Banking: 2017 Compared to 1917

Talley Sergent Aaron Scheinberg Coca Cola Single Payer and the Failure of Democrats in West Virginia

Faith and the World: the Baha’i Vision

Why We Shouldn’t Let Hillary Haunt Us … And Why Having a Vision Matters