January 2019

Breaking the Left’s Gay Taboo

A Saudi Teen and Freedom’s Shining Moment

Bar Barr or Regret this Dictatorial Attorney General

A Dream Deferred: MLK’s Dream of Economic Justice is Far From Reality

Glossip v. Gross, the Eighth Amendment and the Torture Court of the United States

Shutdown Expands the Ranks of the “Underwater Nation”

War Whores

Outsourcing Still Affects Us: This and AI Worker Displacement Need Not be Inevitable

Trump’s Federal Government Shutdown and Unpaid Dishwashers

New Questions About Ritual Slaughter as Belgium Bans the Practice

Panarchy as Full Spectrum Intersectionality

Hollywood’s Fat Shaming is Getting Old

A Woman’s Wide Sphere of Influence Within Folklore and Social Practices

Dial Israel: Amos Oz, 1939-2018

Of Triggers and Bullets

Bass on Top: the Genius of Paul Chambers

Eddie Spaghetti’s Alphabet

A Global Battle of Values and Ideals

The Annual Whitewashing of Martin Luther King Jr.

That Green Growth at the Heart of the Green New Deal? It’s Malignant

Trump vs the Constitution: Why He Cannot Invoke the Emergencies Act to Build a Wall

Europe’s Strategic Humanitarian Aid: Yemen vs. Syria

China: An Ancient Country, Getting Older

How Not to Build a “Great, Great Wall”

Our Pointless, Very American Culture of Shame

Just Another Brick in the Wall of Lies

LA Teachers Strike: Black Smoke Pouring Out of LAUSD Headquarters

Referendum 2020: A Green New Deal vs. Racist, Classist Climate Genocide

Uniting for a Green New Deal

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November 15, 2019
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Melvin Goodman
Meet Ukraine: America’s Newest “Strategic Ally”
Rob Urie
Wall Street and the Frankenstein Economy
Jeffrey St. Clair
Roaming Charges: Ukraine in the Membrane
Jonathan Steele
The OPCW and Douma: Chemical Weapons Watchdog Accused of Evidence-Tampering by Its Own Inspectors
Kathleen Wallace
A Gangster for Capitalism: Next Up, Bolivia
Andrew Levine
Get Trump First, But Then…
Thomas Knapp
Trump’s Democratic Critics Want it Both Ways on Biden, Clinton
Ipek S. Burnett
The United States Needs Citizens Like You, Dreamer
Michael Welton
Fundamentalism as Speechlessness
David Rosen
A Century of Prohibition
Nino Pagliccia
Morales: Bolivia Suffers an Assault on the Power of the People
Dave Lindorff
When an Elected Government Falls in South America, as in Bolivia, Look For a US Role
John Grant
Drones, Guns and Abject Heroes in America
Clark T. Scott
Bolivia and the Loud Silence
Manuel García, Jr.
The Truthiest Reality of Global Warming
Ramzy Baroud
A Lesson for the Palestinian Leadership: Real Reasons behind Israel’s Arrest and Release of Labadi, Mi’ri
Charles McKelvey
The USA “Defends” Its Blockade, and Cuba Responds
Louis Proyect
Noel Ignatiev: Remembering a Comrade and a Friend
John W. Whitehead
Casualties of War: Military Veterans Have Become America’s Walking Wounded
Patrick Bond
As Brazil’s ex-President Lula is Set Free and BRICS Leaders Summit, What Lessons From the Workers Party for Fighting Global Neoliberalism?
Alexandra Early
Labor Opponents of Single Payer Don’t  Speak For Low Wage Union Members
Pete Dolack
Resisting Misleading Narratives About Pacifica Radio
Edward Hunt
It’s Still Not Too Late for Rojava
Medea Benjamin - Nicolas J. S. Davies
Why Aren’t Americans Rising up Like the People of Chile and Lebanon?
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Voting on the Future of Life on Earth
Jill Richardson
The EPA’s War on Science Continues
Lawrence Davidson
The Problem of Localized Ethics
Richard Hardigan
Europe’s Shameful Treatment of Refugees: Fire in Greek Camp Highlights Appalling Conditions
Judith Deutsch
Permanent War: the Drive to Emasculate
David Swanson
Why War Deaths Increase After Wars
Raouf Halaby
94 Well-Lived Years and the $27 Traffic Fine
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What Breast Cancer Taught Me About Health Care
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Time for a Billionaire Ban
Binoy Kampmark
Business as Usual: Evo Morales and the Coup Condition
Bernard Marszalek
Toward a Counterculture of Rebellion
Brian Horejsi
The Benefits of Environmental Citizenship
Brian Cloughley
All That Gunsmoke
Graham Peebles
Why is there so Much Wrong in Our Society?
Jonah Raskin
Black, Blue, Jazzy and Beat Down to His Bones: Being Bob Kaufman
John Kendall Hawkins
Treason as a Lifestyle: I’ll Drink to That
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Heartrending Antiwar Songs
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Poetry and Political Struggle: The Dialectics of Rhyme
Ben Terrall
The Rise of Silicon Valley
David Yearsley
Performance Anxiety