August 2020

Dave Zirin – Episode 163

No Going Back: It’s All Got to Change

The New Class War of the Managerial Elite

Why U.S. Political Scientists Are Arguing That Evo Morales Should Be the President of Bolivia

Waiting for the Old Bailey: Julian Assange and Britain’s Judicial Establishment

Basketball Plays Outside the Bubble

Yellowstone, Environmental Collapse, and Compromised Thinking

How We Can Save Aviation Without Enriching Airline CEOs

The Empty Theater

The Rotten Alliance of Liberals and Neocons Will Likely Shape U.S. Foreign Policy for Years to Come

 Biggest Timber Sale in Memory Cancelled in Bitterroot National Forest  

Democrats Must Demolish Trump’s Delusional Law-Breaking Dystopia

Trump at the RNC: Echoes of Saddam

A Festival of Distortion

Sri Lanka and Turkey: an Interview with the Turkish Ambassador, R. Demet Şekercioğlu

Escalation in Portland

The NBA’s Black Power

Nas – “Ultra Black”

Kamala Harris Is No Ally to Transwomen

One Ranch, Nine Dead Cows, and Six Very Strange Wolf Investigations

If We Were a Republic

Five Trump Failures That Unleashed a Pandemic

Nick Sandmann: GOP’s Poster Child for Fake Victimhood

The COVID Heroism of Cuban Doctors

Soccer’s Holy Trinity

Netanyahu vs Gantz: Gaza Escalation as Reflection of Israel’s Political Rivalry

Catholics Against Nukes: Archbishop Wester’s Hiroshima Vigil

FDR’s Roosevelt’s Fraud at Yalta and the Mirage of the “Good War”

The American Way of War, a Required Reading List

Tired of Police Shootings? Cut Military Spending

No Fire Without Smoke

The Comeback of Manufacturing Jobs: MAGA Land and the Real World

Restoration in Washington?

Let’s Not Tatreez: Normalisation in the Age of Neoliberal Depoliticisation

Roaming Charges: Great Balls of Ire at the RNC

Under Capitalism Black Lives Are Adrift and Vulnerable

American Recessional

Lessons From the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness

Small Towns Don’t Need Military Helicopters

Trump’s Postmaster General Should be Returned to Sender

Heartland Tenants Who Beat the Odds

Where Trump is Getting His Lines

Trump’s AG Department is Serving Up Diseased Chicken

The Short Life and Long Afterlife of Fred Hampton

Identity, Race and Electoral Politics

Clear Markers and Dark Delusions

Washington Schemes to Heat Up the Arctic

The Quadrennial Clusterfuck

Shit Bowl Country

Life in the Ultra Resistance: A Tale of the Catholic Left