April 2019

Assange: Between Gratitude and Betrayal

Children’s Moral Power Can Challenge Corporate Power on Climate Crisis

Your Check is in the Mail

The European Union and Refugees in the Mediterranean

Looking Back at 1919: Immigration, Race, and Women’s Rights, Then and Now

Immigration and the Shock Doctrine

Assange and the Cowardice of Power

Making Wall Street Pay for the Financial Crisis

At Risk—the Idea of America

Washington’s Biggest Fairy Tale: “Truth Will Out”

The Ilhan Omar Gambit: Anti-Semitism as a Reactionary Political Tool

Hawai’i in Trouble

To Ola Bini, a Political Prisoner Caught Up in the Assange Debacle

EU Threatens to Legalize Human Harm From Pesticides

Delegitimising Journalism: The Effort to Relabel Julian Assange

Trump Whacks the Middle Class

The Burning Cathedral and the Dead Turtle

Insurgencies in Malaysia and Vietnam: Boyhood Reflections

Opening Tombs and Resurrecting Lives

How the U.S. Military Feeds at the Terror Trough

The Toxic Lure of “Guns and Butter”

How to Stop Grazing on Public Lands: Buy Out the Permits

Vote-Trading for Big Coal

The Price of Participating in Society is the Sacrifice of Privacy and Self

Steve Miller and the Nationalist Takeover of the White House

Julian and Martin: Reflections on the Arrest of Assange

Talking Trash: Unfortunate Truths About Recycling

A Land Uncharted: the Persecution of Julian Assange

Netanyahu’s Victory in Israel Tells Us About the Balance of Power in the Middle East

No More Excuses: Israeli Voters Have Chosen a Country that Will Mirror the Brutal Regimes of its Arab Neighbours

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)