January 2019

Immigration ‘Threat’ and the Wall Debate

Learning from Gandhi

Defying War and Defining Peace in Afghanistan

Fondly Remembering Richard Nixon

Trump Explained in Fiction

Confused Again: Trump Thinks His Trade War is Responsible for China’s Economic Problems

Kamala Harris and Israel: Taking the AIPAC Line

Black Hole Invasion

What is This New Uganda?

“Instagram Helped Kill My Daughter”: Censorship Tendencies in Social Media

Now Chad, then Mali: Why African Countries Are Normalizing with Israel

The Fired Next Time: A “Shutdown” Proposal

Memories of Iraq Sanctions are Still Raw

Roger Stoned and Swinging

People Who Care About Democracy Don’t Plot Coups Abroad

Establishment Wants Revenge On AOC

A Theology of Power: Mike Pence and the Dominionists

Chesa Boudin: A Radical Child of the Criminal Justice System Seeks to Reform the San Francisco DA’s Office

Israeli General Mounts Challenge to Netanyahu by Flaunting Gaza Carnage 

Trump and the Feckless Chairman: Will Congress Hold the Administration Accountable?

Is Anyone Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf of Pennsylvania Avenue Anymore?

Duke of Hazard: Crashing Ukania

How SEIU’s Self-Inflicted Loss Became Labor’s Gain 

Trump’s Crusade in Latin America

The War That Didn’t End All Wars

The Origin of Bullshit

Trump Doesn’t Always Get It Wrong on the Middle East

Why We Lost the Afghan War (Again)

Trump’s Coup in Venezuela: The Full Story

Democracy in the Americas: the U.S. Pot and the Venezuelan Kettle

DA Challenges New Mumia Court Appeal

Zimbabwe’s Capitalist Crisis: Imperial Vultures and Subimperial Doves Both Turn Away From Economic Carcass

Venezuela: None of Our Business

The Empire’s Propagandists

George Orwell’s Message in a Bottle

Pompeo’s Foreign Policy Fantasy

Declare a Green War Now!

The West Failed to Learn the Most Important Lessons From the Rise and Fall of ISIS

Rescuing the National Conversation

Bernie and the Dems Flunk Trump’s Test On Venezuela’s Coup

The Shame of the One Percent Continues

Destroying Government

The Nine Worst Lawfare Injustices in the US and What They Tell Us About Ourselves

The Transgender Ban is All About Bigotry and Distraction

Small Laws, Great Crimes: the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Act

Complacency and the Environmental Catastrophe

A Campaign Finance Proposal: Let’s Do Away with SOTU

Zimbabwe’s Capitalist Crisis: Finance Minister a ‘Fraud’ and ‘Political Moron,’ as Army Represses Protests

“Affordable” Health Insurance vs Health Care

Why More Americans Are Breaking Their Silence on Israel