August 2020

Where Trump is Getting His Lines

Trump’s AG Department is Serving Up Diseased Chicken

No Fire Without Smoke

The Quadrennial Clusterfuck

Five Trump Failures That Unleashed a Pandemic

Trump’s Postmaster General Should be Returned to Sender

We Gawk at Nonsense Political Theater While the Real Enemies Go Unnoticed

William Perry Pendley Must Go


The Israel-UAE Agreement: Good for a Few, Bad for Most

Ending the Civil War

Wild Poliovirus Eradicated in Africa; Rejoice!

The Short Life and Long Afterlife of Fred Hampton

The Annus Horribilis of the Anus Horribilis

It is Time to Create a New Equitable, Ecologically-Aware Forest Service 

Belarus’s Options in the Midst of a Color Revolution

Seattle’s High-End Wage Tax and Taxing Stock Returns

A Temporary Respite From the Shit This System Peddles

What Good are Police on Patrol? An Analysis of Traffic Enforcement in Albuquerque

The New Charlatans

Why Cuban Doctors Deserve the Nobel Peace Prize

The Sturgis and Standing Rock Protests

It’s Time for a Pandemic Wealth Tax on Billionaires’ Windfall Gains

Some Dare Call It Treason

Free Speech Be Damned: Joshua Krook and the Australian Public Service

Pharrell Williams – Entrepreneur

The Democrats and the Agenda Test

A Republican Pledge of Allegiance

Let’s Expand Rooftop Solar, Not Prevent It

Notes From the Great Democratic Infomercial

Sanders’ Inadequate Pandemic Wealth Tax Proposal

How a Day’s Delay in the Mail Could Re-Elect Trump

What the President Continues to Say (About The Plague)

Permitted Unlawfulness: The New Zealand Coronavirus Lockdown

Robot Generals Will They Make Better Decisions Than Humans…Or Worse?

Could We Slide into the Abyss Like Germany in 1933?

How to Remember a Feminist Movement That Hasn’t Ended

MIrror, Mirror Politics in Germany

The USA: Global Leader in Election Interference Abroad and Now at Home

China and the Decline of US Power

Can Language Help Us Heal?

COVID-19 Changed Work in Germany

Jackie Fielder – Episode 162

Masai and the Iceberg of Impunity

The Architecture of Surveillance in Northern Virginia

A New Republic

Echo Chamber Politics

How the U.S. Can Support Developing Countries Fighting COVID… for Almost Nothing

Why Courts Across the World are Ruling That the Gig Economy is Paving the Road to Serfdom

DARPA, Operation Warp Speed, and the Covid-19 Ka-ching Ahead