October 2020

Thomas Becker – Episode 169

Recovering Mexican Spotted Owls and Restoring Trust

No Excuses: Historic New Zealand Election Challenges Labor Movement

Cultivated Lunacy, Nuclear Deterrence and Banning the Nuke

The Orwellian Ironies of the So-Called Labour Party

A Lot More People Elected Jack Dorsey Than Elected Ted Cruz

Industrial Food Production and the Pandemic

Pandemic Purgatory: Can Conscious Suffering ‘Up’ the Snowball’s Chance in Hell?

California’s Proposition 15 Would Reform Prop 13: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

The Scary Truth is Many Senate Dems Share the Same Corporate Agenda as Amy Coney Barrett

Ending Regime Change – in Bolivia and the World

Why At Last Trump Is (Most Likely) Toast

Roaming Charges: High Anxiety

Manufacturing Happy People

The First 50 Years of James Bond

An Immigrant Nation, Defined by Racial Inequality

Trump-Biden II: Dueling Billionaire-Backed Liars

Zoom Dick Follies

Electoral Forecast: Clear with a Chance of Golden Showers

Ginsberg’s America: an American Poet Describes an Uncertain Nation 

Epigrams for Election Day

Overhauling Hong Kong’s Judiciary: The Time Is Right

Woke at the Wake of Democracy, Laughing

Gibney Does COVID

What Happened to Glenn Greenwald?

Diane di Prima:  Poet of the Great American Counterculture

Could Poor Voters Decide the Election?

How the War Came Home, Big Time

Will Trump Really Leave?

The Unseen Agenda Behind Trump: Destroy the Public Realm to Free the Rich

Divided We Fall

The Costs of Limited Awareness

France: No Change for Thirty Years

Riding With Biden Has Its Consequences Too

The Campus Thought Police: Faux Outrage, Intimidation, and the Threat to Free Speech

More Scary Movies for Anarchists to Watch in the Dark

The End of CounterPunch as We Know It?

Democracy Calls Us to Fight the Lesser of Two Evils

Trick or Treating With Trump and Ted

How Decades of Corporate-Friendly Farm Policies Wrecked Rural America

Can Facebook be Used to Steal an Election?

The Final Stampede

How Venezuela Has Held Back COVID-19 in Spite of the U.S. Sanctions Stranglehold on Its Economy

Democracy is Colorful, Not Colorblind

Bighorns From Two Herds are Sick and Dying Due to Disease Spread by Domestic Sheep

Wild Mexican Wolves at Risk

Make a Plan to Resist

Trumpism and Césaire’s “Terrible Boomerang Effect”

The Final Stretch

Toward a Small Farm Future