February 2020

The Nevada Caucus and the Desperation of Democrat Elites

The Powerful Are Going After Jane Fonda Again

Viral Losses: Australian Universities, Coronavirus and Greed

Gun-Toting Cops Endanger Students and Turn Schools into Prisons

David Brooks, Public Intellectual

New Deal for Nature: Paying the Emperor to Fence the Wind

How India’s Modi is Playing on Trump’s Ego to His Advantage

Tycoon Battle-Bots Battle Bernie

There’s Little Chance for Change in Lebanon, Except for More Suffering

Connecting the Coronavirus to Agriculture

Burning the Future: the Growing Anger of Young Australians

As the Primary Race Heats Up, Candidates Forget Principled Campaign Finance Stands

The Priorities of General Motors: Ditching Holden

Trojan Horse Timber Sales on the Bitterroot

Public Lands “Collaboration” is Lousy Management

Bloomberg Has Spent Enough to Give a Nickel to Every Person Whose Life He’s Ever Damaged

What Tomorrow May Bring: Politics of the People

Is It as Impossible to Build Jerusalem as It is to Escape Babylon?

Election Con 2020: Exposing Trump’s Deception on the Opioid Epidemic

Bloomberg is a Climate Change Con Man

Roaming Charges: Billion Dollar Babies

More Real-Time Reflections from Your Friendly South Loop Marxist

Extensive Chemical Safety Fraud Uncovered at German Testing Laboratory

‘The Donald Trump I know’: Abbas’ UN Speech and the Breakdown of Palestinian Politics

A Trump Sentence Commutation Attorneys Generals Liked

Bernie Should Own the Socialist Label

Encountering Malcolm X

The Debate Question That Really Mattered

UN List of Firms Aiding Israel’s Settlements was Dead on Arrival

‘Extremists,’ Not Collaborators, Have Kept Wilderness Whole

August 03, 2020
Linda Pentz Gunter
The Resistible Rise of Nuclear Gangsters…and Their Downfall
John G. Russell
The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters
Cal Winslow
Their Heroes and Ours: California’s Health Care Crisis
David Barber
Renouncing White Privilege: A Left Critique of Robin DiAngelo’s “White Fragility”
Linda G. Ford
Free Joy Powell! America’s Political Prisoner for Fighting Police Brutality
Prabir Purkayastha
Trump’s Withdrawal From WHO: a Cover-Up for His Abject Failure on COVID-19
Dean Baker
The Plunge in Consumption of Services Leads to a Record 32.9 Percent Drop in GDP
Ramzy Baroud
Human Rights Defenders: Palestinian Eyewitness Testimony of the Execution of Abdul Fattah al-Sharif by Israeli Soldier, Elor Azaria
Karen J. Greenberg
Accountability is Gone in America
Cesar Chelala
A Wrong Message for the Pandemic
Jonah Raskin
Chesa Boudin: Reformer in the San Francisco DA’s Office
George Wuerthner
Forest Plan Failure in the Montana Rockies
Ralph Nader
Speaker Nancy Pelosi Writes to Me!
Laura Flanders
Take on the Tech Mob Now or Perish
CounterPunch News Service
Conservationists Intervene to Oppose New Dam Project Near the Grand Canyon
Weekend Edition
July 31, 2020
Friday - Sunday
Bette Lee
Tear Gas and Thugs at the BLM Protests in Portland
Rob Urie
Russiagate, Nazis, and the CIA
Jeffrey St. Clair
Roaming Charges: Demon Seed
T.J. Coles
The Space Wars Have Begun
Andrew Levine
Insurgents and Iconoclasts Needed (But for Now Lay Low)
Paul Street
“Time to Say the F-Word”: Why Now?
Matthew Scully
The Triple Antagonist of the Police, Policing, and Policy
Richard D. Wolff
The Consequences of Inequality Can Be Fatal
Richard C. Gross
Feds Give In, Maybe
Erik Molvar
Inside Trump’s Attack on America’s Environmental Charter
W. T. Whitney
“We Charge Genocide:” Forerunner at UN of Black Lives Matter
Brett Wilkins
The Bologna Massacre, the ‘Strategy of Tension’ and Operation Gladio
Nick Pemberton
Does The Left Stand With Uighurs?
Cesar Chelala
Donald Trump’s Misguided Attacks on WHO
Barbara G. Ellis
A Portland ‘Sit-Down’ Can Rock Trump’s Boat
Nancy J. Altman
On Medicare and Medicaid’s 55th Birthday, Let’s Expand Benefits—Not Cut Them
John O'Kane
Systemic Racism And Progressive Reconstruction
Binoy Kampmark
Julian Assange’s Political Indictment: Old Wine in Older Bottles
Ramzy Baroud
List of Targets Leaked: Israel Fears the Worst in ICC Investigation of War Crimes
Marshall Auerback
Every Step the EU Takes Toward Financial Unity Sows New Seeds of Its Potential Collapse
Bob Fitrakis - Harvey Wasserman
Fascist Ohio’s Bribed $60 Million Nuke Reactor Meltdown
Walden Bello
Could the Duterte Regime be COVID-19’s Next Victim?
Jonathan H. Martin
Bernie Groups Break Free of Dems: New Party Rising?
Ron Jacobs
Hunting with the Father
Michael Welton
What Does It Mean To Tolerate Others?
Eve Ottenberg
Climate Change is Genocide
Serge Halimi
The Twenty Years War
Kathy Kelly
Yemen: a Torrent of Suffering in a Time of Siege
Myles Hoenig
American Exceptionalism
Robert P. Alvarez
I Was Tear Gassed in Portland … and Not Only by the Feds