January 2018

Chocolate Cities

Dr. Tony Monteiro on Darkwater, ‘The Comet’, and the Year of W.E.B. Du Bois

Call Lethal Injection the Vile Torture It Is

Divided, We Stand: Golden Globes Sets the Tone for Faux Feminism in 2018

Rational Insanity: the Mad Logic of America’s Nuclear ‘Doomsday Machine’

NATO’s Fraudulent War on Behalf of Women

Thirteen Ways of Looking at 2017

The Iranian Protests, the Press and the Think Tanks

With @TheRichKidsOfTehran Instagrams, Somebody is Stirring Up a Hornet’s Nest

Iran’s Real Crime: It Won’t Bow

Breitbart Billionaire Board Bashes Bannon

There Is a Plague of Consultants Upon the Land

Into Africa: Tracking Into Botswana With Conrad and Casanova

Afghan Refugees Feeling the Heat as Geopolitical Tensions Rise

GMOs, Global Agribusiness and the Destruction of Choice

“The Post”? No Way Would Jeff Bezos Publish the Pentagon Papers

The New Gilded Age: First Time Arrogance, the Second Time Vengeance

The Storm of the Eye: an American Dream in Cuba

North Korea: The Deafening Silence around the Moon-Putin Plan

The Russia Thing

A Tale of Two Americas: Where the Rich Get Richer and the Poor Go to Jail

A Ticking, Dove-Filled Time Bomb: Trump’s Trojan Horse Gift to Jerusalem

The Cold Chill of Reality Returns to Italy

Trump and the Protesters: From Iran to Orange County

Why I am Angry

A Sign National Improved Medicare For All Is Winning

Gov. Jerry Brown Already Expanded Offshore Oil Drilling in State Waters

Voters Drafted a Reluctant Trump Because They Hated Hillary That Much

Thoughts About Iran on Twelfth Night

Charles Bukowski on Being Alone

Weekend Edition
October 18, 2019
Friday - Sunday
Anthony DiMaggio
Trump as the “Anti-War” President: on Misinformation in American Political Discourse
Jeffrey St. Clair
Roaming Charges: Where’s the Beef With Billionaires?
Rob Urie
Capitalism and the Violence of Environmental Decline
Paul Street
Bernie in the Deep Shit: Dismal Dem Debate Reflections
Andrew Levine
What’s So Awful About Foreign Interference?
T.J. Coles
Boris Johnson’s Brexit “Betrayal”: Elect a Clown, Expect a Pie in Your Face
Joseph Natoli
Trump on the March
Ashley Smith
Stop the Normalization of Concentration Camps
Pete Dolack
The Fight to Overturn the Latest Corporate Coup at Pacifica Has Only Begun
Jeremy Kuzmarov
Russophobia at Democratic Party Debate
Chris Gilbert
Forward! A Week of Protest in Catalonia
Daniel Beaumont
Pressing Done Here: Syria, Iraq and “Informed Discussion”
Daniel Warner
Greta the Disturber
M. G. Piety
“Grim Positivism” vs. Truthiness in Biography
John Kendall Hawkins
Journey to the Unknown Interior of (You)
Christopher Fons – Conor McMullen
The Centrism of Elizabeth Warren
Nino Pagliccia
Peace Restored in Ecuador, But is trust?
Rebecca Gordon
Extorting Ukraine is Bad Enough But Trump Has Done Much Worse
Kathleen Wallace
Trump Can’t Survive Where the Bats and Moonlight Laugh
Clark T. Scott
Cross-eyed, Fanged and Horned
Eileen Appelbaum
The PR Campaign to Hide the Real Cause of those Sky-High Surprise Medical Bills
Olivia Alperstein
Nuclear Weapons are an Existential Threat
Colin Todhunter
Asia-Pacific Trade Deal: Trading Away Indian Agriculture?
Sarah Anderson
Where is “Line Worker Barbie”?
Brian Cloughley
Yearning to Breathe Free
Jill Richardson
Why are LGBTQ Rights Even a Debate?
Jesse Jackson
What I Learn While Having Lunch at Cook County Jail
Kathy Kelly
Death, Misery and Bloodshed in Yemen
Maximilian Werner
Leadership Lacking for Wolf Protection
Arshad Khan
The Turkish Gambit
Kollibri terre Sonnenblume
Rare Wildflower vs. Mining Company
Dianne Woodward
Race Against Time (and For Palestinians)
Norman Ball
Wall Street Sees the Light of Domestic Reindustrialization
Ramzy Baroud
The Last Lifeline: The Real Reason Behind Abbas’ Call for Elections
Binoy Kampmark
African Swine Fever Does Its Worst
Nicky Reid
Screwing Over the Kurds: An All-American Pastime
Louis Proyect
“Our Boys”: a Brutally Honest Film About the Consequences of the Occupation
Coco Das
Cesar Chelala
Donald Trump vs. William Shakespeare
Ron Jacobs
Calling the Kettle White: Ishmael Reed Unbound
Stephen Cooper
Scientist vs. Cooper: The Interview, Round 3 
Susan Block
How “Hustlers” Hustles Us
Charles R. Larson
Review: Elif Shafak’s “10 Minutes 38 Seconds in This Strange World”
David Yearsley
Sunset Songs
October 17, 2019
Steve Early
The Irishman Cometh: Teamster History Hits the Big Screen (Again)