December 2020

Good Riddance to 2020 and Mad King Trump

The Final Hours of Ethiopia’s TPLF Regime

Booked Up: the 25 Best Books of 2020

Never Belonging: George Blake’s Spy Exploits

Who Will Guard the Space Guardians?

America Sucks

Trump’s Self-Coup

Inviting Nuclear Disaster

Biden’s Approach to North Korea and the NPT Option

COVID-19, Prison and Another Pandemic Clare Grady Made Me Remember

Is Vaccine Distribution Trump’s Biggest Screw Up Yet?

Biden and the World: A First Look at His Foreign Affairs Team

Sound Grammar: the 25 Best Recordings of 2020

The UK’s Brexit Shoddy Deal Surrenders More Than It Receives

Mike Fox

Black Lives Matter and the Future of Humanity

An Open Letter to Biden: Selecting a CIA Director

The ‘Moderate’ Rot at the Top of the Democratic Party

Mangal and Mirabai: Sisters in Farmers’ Struggle

Why Not Take Congressional Proxy Voting All the Way?

COVID-19 Learns From Experience, Unlike Boris Johnson and His Crew

Western Sahara Remains a Crucial Legitimizing Crutch for the Moroccan Monarchy

Endings for Beginnings: Reaching a Brexit Deal

Recidivist Criminal and Constitutional Outlaw Trump Rushes to Pardon Criminal Lawbreakers

The Wealth Inequality Virus is Surging

In Brief: The Silent Threat of Canada to World Peace

Religion Meets Climate Change

Not E. P. Thompson’s People; Or, Life at Fuckingham Palace: On The Crown Seasons Three and Four

Doomsday ex Machina: Daniel Ellsberg and the Nuclear Gang

When the Landlords Say, “Fuck You”

Trump’s Pardons for the Festive Season

China Has the World’s Largest Economy, Get Over It

Russia Is Cracking Down on Political Performance Art, Again. Why It Should Listen, Not Lash Out.

The Mythology of Fire Suppression

John Q. Adams’ Apples

American Psychosis – Chris Hedges – the United States of Narcissism

The Tragedy of Corbynism

The European Citizens’ Initiative for a Basic Income

Oil and Gas is Costing New Mexico Dearly

Trump Has Pardoned Papadopoulos (A Brief Christmas Oratorio)

The DC Political Monopoly Just Doesn’t Get It

A Quick Note on the Federal Reserve Board

Minority Rule in America?

Power Requires Structure, Structure Requires Discipline

Roaming Charges: Welcome to the Malarky Factory

Is Society Collapsing?

Indian Farm Suicide Widow: “There’s No One to Depend On”

“I Am the Man They Call Sue Mundy”: Civil War Kentucky’s “Female” Confederate Guerrilla

Thebes of Myth and History

Justice for All Essential Workers