August 2020

The COVID Pandemic and the Housing Crisis

Don’t be Hoodwinked by Trump’s UAE-Israel “Peace Deal”

Industrial Recreation isn’t Conservation

Money Becomes King: University Greed in the Midst of a Global Pandemic

The Basic Case for a Wealth Tax

India’s Frontline Health Workers Laboring Through the Lockdown

Trump Holds the Mail Hostage

Gassing Immigrants with a Highly Toxic Industrial Disinfectant in Detention

What Will Trump Do to the World to Win Re-Election?

Why I Write

A Child of Drought: On Climate Resilience, Community, and Love

Meet the Renegades: Michael Hudson

A Sweeping Win for Salmon and Steelhead on the Willamette River 

Jen Cloher – Analysis Paralysis (Live at Milk! Records)

Domestic Violence in the Time of the Pandemic

White Christian Bigotry

Wear a Mask If You Can, Don’t Bully Those Who Can’t

Rental Inflation Appears to be Slowing, Especially in High-Priced Cities

Mining the Deep Sea

The Dystopian Coronavirus America

About Portland: An Interview with Author Jennifer Robin

Eastside Forest Scam: the Proposed Removal of the 21-Inch Rule

The Hoopla Over the Kamala Harris VP Selection Obscures the Many Young People of Color Who Are Winning Offices Nationally

Kamala Harris Represents Everything Wrong with Empty Identity Politics

The Pandemic Has Revealed America’s Zip Code Map of Inequality

The Decline in Power of the Oil States

Alliance for the Wild Rockies Stops Trump From Logging and Burning Another 85,000 acres of Idaho National Forest 

The 2020 Census Will Be a Bust

Never Surrender in Portland, Oregon 

Engineered COVID-19-Infected Mouse Bites Researcher Amid ‘Explosion’ of Risky Coronavirus Research


Trumps’ Coy Snowden Mystery: The Kiss of Death

Venezuela and Trump’s Irrational Electoral Policy

A Letter on Gary Leupp’s “The RCP, Fascism, and Chairman Bob’s Endorsement of Biden for President”

Doug Henwood – Episode 161

Will Biden be Less Belligerent Than Trump?

Okra of Time

I Read the News Today, Oh Boy…

The Criminology of Global Warming

Business as Usual Equals Many Extra Deaths from Global Warming

Compromise & the Status Quo

Learning from the Hibakushas

‘Magical Thinking’ has Always Guided the US Role in Afghanistan

The Great Question

Bloody Chicken: Inside the American Poultry Industry During the Time of COVID

MarxMail 2.0

Teaching in a Pandemic: an Interview With Mercedes K. Schneider

Whispers in the Asylum (Seven Days in August)

August 12-22, 1945: Washington Starts the Korean and Vietnam Wars

Bringing Landscapes to Life: the Music of Johann Christian Bach