Media of the Day
September 4, 2020
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Environmental and climate journalist Robert Hunziker joins CounterPunch+ and CounterPunch Radio to discuss his latest writing about the climate apocalypse unfolding around us.
Checking in With Dave Zirin: Kaepernick, COVID and the MLB Playoffs
The Climate Movement’s Last Stand?
The Political Economy of Timber Theft
The CIA’s View of Left Political Parties in Afghanistan, 1948-79
What Happens in the Red States
October 21, 2021
Climate Change Viewed From the Attic of the World
Of Spirits, Martyrs & Legends: the Magic & Sorrow of Vietnam’s Côn Sơn Island
The Culture Wars Continue: The Fate of Sex Workers
What It’s Like to Watch a Harpooned Whale Die Right Before Your Eyes
The Cultural Genocide in Palestine: On Sally Rooney’s Decision to Boycott Israel
Nicolas J S Davies - Medea Benjamin
Our Future vs. Neoliberalism
War Talk From the Mad Monk: Tony Abbott goes to Taiwan
U.S. Billionaires are Now $2.1 Trillion Richer Than Before the Pandemic
James W. Carden
In U.S. Foreign Policy are the Realists Finally on the Rise?
PG&E’s Tree Cutting Frenzy: Blaming Forests for Climate Change (and Its Own Negligence)
Covid-Panic and Nuclear Prowess!
Jane K. Brundage
The Path to a Livable Future Cannot be the Path We’re On
CounterPunch News Service
Ecological Economists Support Message of Religious Leaders to Cop 26
October 20, 2021
The Trial Of Thomas Sankara’s Killers
Requiem for Bachman’s Warbler
Colin Powell, Moral Weakling
Vice President Harris Confronts a Reality Gap
Empty Gestures or Substantive Change? On the Nobel Prize in Literature and Its Discontents
Is Australia’s Nuclear Sub Deal, Its First Step Toward Building Nuclear Power Plants?
What Are the Prospects for Peace? An Interview With Abby Martin
Advice That Kills
Richard C. Gross
America’s Cold Civil War
Indigenous Movements are the First, and Often Last, Line of Defense in the Fight Against Fossil Fuels
Adieu, Facebook: Irony and the Finale of Farewell
Supply Chain Blues: Who’s Pulling Yours?
October 19, 2021
The West Wants to Engage Russia and China on the Climate Crisis While Also Demonising Them – It Won’t Work
Legacy of Shame: Colin Powell’s Blood-Soaked Service to the Empire
Zionism’s Bête Noire: How Richard Falk Became an Intellectual Pariah
Modernity: Never Shutting Up
Forlorn Farmers, Fatal Fears
Cheap Grace and Climate Change: Australia and COP26
As Sirhan and Hinckley Prepare to Walk Free, Why is Ruchell Magee Still in Prison?
Seeing the Future
Will Dems ever get tough with Manchin/Sinema?
The High-Paid Media Types are Unhappy Workers are Getting Higher Pay
Shawn Fremstad, Julie Yixia Cai and Tamara Sokolowsky
Young Men Aren’t Falling Behind Young Women
Central Europe, From Postcommunism to Democracy?
The Virtues of Passenger Rail for Rural America
October 18, 2021
After Corbyn, Israel Lobby Turns Its Guns on UK Academia
The Embarrassment of Riches
Why Record Numbers of Workers Are Quitting and Striking
Anti-Vaxxers and Climate Change Deniers: Living in a Post-Fact World
Jerome Powell and the Federal Reserve Board
Funeral Rites for COVID Zero
A Smiling Sayonara from Private Equity’s Pioneers