August 2018

A Tale of Two Tweets: Left Politicians’ Responses to McCain’s Death Show Promise and Peril of Electing Socialists to Office

Redeveloping Historical Awareness on Kashmir

The Brexit “Who Dunnit?”

Verdi’s Mass for the Dead: 90 Minutes of Heavenly and Infernal Glory

Another Scandal in the All-Male Priesthood

A Disingenuous Congressional Election Ahead

Our Economy is More Concentrated Than Ever

New Power: “Purpose” as Key Force Multiplier in a World on Fire

Psychological Factors for War

“Coordinated Inauthentic Behavior:” Commodity Fetishism, Security, and Social Media

Revised NAFTA Shows Every Sign of Being Another Trump Scam

The Atlas Network Against Latin America

1968: I Certainly Wasn’t the Whole World, But I was Watching

What Did Abbas Just Say?

Killing for Coal (Literally)

A Plague on Both Their Houses

School Workers: What Did Our Unions Do on Our Summer Vacation?

Strange Affinity: How David Foster Wallace Became Enamored With John McCain

John McCain’s Imperial Complex

Republican Candidates are Paying a Fossil Fuels Conglomerate for Voter Data Mining

Literature Can Displace Anthropology

Taxpayers are Footing the Bill for Sky-High CEO Pay

McCain, Confederate

The Tip of the Radiation Disaster Iceberg

No More Forgotten Wars: End US Support for Saudi Coalition War Crimes in Yemen

Trump’s Fake Boom: Growing Despair Amidst Insecure Economic Recovery 

What Future Awaits the Babies of 2018?

Catholic Support for War: Another Child Abuse Scandal

American Militarism, a Bi-Partisan Affair

In the Year of the Pig: the Real Vietnam War Heroes

The Washington Post’s Campaign to Keep a Republican in the Maryland Governor’s Office

The Mourning of McCain

Grappling With the Racism of the DSA’s Founders

Iraq Should be a Much Bigger Part of McCain’s Legacy Than “Civility”

The Decade of a Rising China: 10 Years After the Financial Crisis

Asia’s Shifting Alliances

Fifteen Ways the Democrats Can Lose the November Elections

The Economy as a Game of Monopoly

Revisiting the Spirit of 1968

Trump Deathwatch, the Latest Edition 

The Irishmen Who Fought in the Last Great Battle Against Spanish Fascism

A Horrorshow of Class Politics

Aretha’s Furs and PETA’s White Privilege

Why McCain Lost: a Flashback

The Free Press, the Free Market and the Tooth Fairy

Brexit: Stop the Sabotage

Gunning Down Yellowstone Grizzlies

The Collapse of Lehman Bros.: a Reassessment

John McCain’s Dying Declaration 

Reality Winner, Russiagate and the Left