January 2019

Defying War and Defining Peace in Afghanistan

Black Hole Invasion

Roger Stoned and Swinging

Learning from Gandhi

What is This New Uganda?

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

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

People Who Care About Democracy Don’t Plot Coups Abroad

Kamala Harris and Israel: Taking the AIPAC Line

Establishment Wants Revenge On AOC

The Fired Next Time: A “Shutdown” Proposal

Trump Explained in Fiction

Memories of Iraq Sanctions are Still Raw

Fondly Remembering Richard Nixon

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

Immigration ‘Threat’ and the Wall Debate

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

Trump’s Crusade in Latin America

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

DA Challenges New Mumia Court Appeal

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

The Origin of Bullshit

A Theology of Power: Mike Pence and the Dominionists

Trump’s Coup in Venezuela: The Full Story

Why We Lost the Afghan War (Again)

The War That Didn’t End All Wars

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

Israeli General Mounts Challenge to Netanyahu by Flaunting Gaza Carnage 

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

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

Duke of Hazard: Crashing Ukania

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

George Orwell’s Message in a Bottle

Rescuing the National Conversation

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

Venezuela: None of Our Business

Declare a Green War Now!

Pompeo’s Foreign Policy Fantasy

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

The Empire’s Propagandists

Complacency and the Environmental Catastrophe

Why More Americans Are Breaking Their Silence on Israel

Venezuela: None of Our Business

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

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

The Shame of the One Percent Continues

“Affordable” Health Insurance vs Health Care

The Transgender Ban is All About Bigotry and Distraction

Destroying Government

Kamala Harris Runs For President Should African Americans Listen?