January 2018

Obesity is a Serious Threat to Children’s Health

A Margaret Thatcher Statue in Parliament Square?

Chris Hedges Sums Up Our Collective Predicament and the Solution

Why Trump’s Support Is Slipping

Separate But Equal Is/Isn’t an Option in Northern Ireland

Sanders and the Empire

Capitalize on the Olympic Truce, Formalize a Freeze for Freeze with North Korea

Defense of Land Speculators in Ecuador Unmasks Lenin Moreno

The True State of the Union: A House Divided, Enslaved & Mired in the Mistakes of the Past

The Intensification of Syria’s Civil War

The Model President and Model Party

Intersectionality is a Hole to Bury Capitalism In

Weather Terrorism, W.T.F.?

Using Immigrants to Shame America Blacks

Poli-Sci  and the Propagation  of “Promontory Views”  of Reality

Groko or No Groko?

Early Reviews of Trump Tax Cut are Not Good: Capital Goods Orders Fall in December

As Toronto’s Homelessness Crisis Deepens, Advocates Raise Alarm Over Missing People, Dead Bodies

NY Times Delivers Weekend Scoop: Trump Did Not Fire Mueller in June

Two Minutes to Doomsday

Being Cowed: A Disorienting Unity

The My Lai Massacre: Fifty Years Later

Ending Pollution Requires a Change in Attitudes

Hué Back When: the Bloodbath in Vietnam Was Us

Governing by Scapegoat

As Class Conflict Sharpens in Iran

Edward Abbey A Voice in the Wilderness

Washington Widens the War in Syria by Provoking Turkey

Inside the Dead Zone

From Moral Outrage to Moral Panic: the Limits of Public Rage

Leaked Trump Infrastructure Plan is a Blueprint for Corporate Subsidies

Approaching the Apocalypse, the Doomsday Clock Moves Forward

Feminist Progress is Not Linear

Iran’s Environmental Problems are an Opportunity for Regeneration

Chocolate Bunnies, Slave Labor, and Water Theft: The Horrible Nestle Story

Meet the CIA: Guns, Drugs and Money

Solar Import Tariff: Pain Without Benefit

The Net’s Good Old Boys: Dr. (Don’t Be) Evil Meets Dr. Strangelove

Donald Trump Heads to the Magic Mountain

50 Cent, Bitcoin and the New Gospel of Wealth

When Pussy Riot Rocked Russia

Into Africa: Lost on the ANC Road to Soweto

Look for Rate Cuts in Your Auto/Homeowner’s Insurance Coming Soon

The War on Dissent

The Violently Familiar

Noir Returns to San Francisco Roots

The Empty Vessel Makes the Loudest Sound

Hugh Masekela: No Room for Compromise

Pope Franscis’s Chilean Betrayal

Truth or Treason? Dirty Secrets of the Korean War