January 2021

The Future of U.S. Democracy Promotion

How Concentrated Wealth Wrecked the West: Six Question for Justin Ferrell

Federal Secrecy Protects the Crimes of Every President

Biden Era Full of Challenges

Bridgerton, Jane Austen and Today’s Wealth Dynasties

Not Knowing What You Stand For: Dr. Birx and Public Health

Out of the Tunnel

The Leadership Institute: PR School for Right-wingers

Why We Can’t Give Up on the Idea of a World Free From Nuclear Weapons

From Fractiousness to Sustainability, Is It Possible?

The ‘Humanitarian’ Left Still Ignores the Lessons of Iraq, Libya and Syria to Cheer on More War

Emma and Emmanuel: a Marriage Through Prison Walls

The UK’s Pandemic Gets Worse

China: Enemy Du Jour?  But Why?

At the End of the Barrel of a Gun: From Voluntown, Connecticut to D.C.

Platforming Fascists

In Defense of DJ Trump

Capitol’s Apocalypse

The Ambler Road Poses a Threat to Alaska’s Wildlands

Biden’s Presidency Has Already Failed

Famine Approaching: Tigray, Ethiopia

Fixing the Language of Journalism to Reflect Reality

Witnessing “Camp Auschwitz” in the US Capitol Implores us to Remember “the Forgotten Holocaust” of the Roma

Bernie at Yalta: a Glyph

Emil Draitser

Echoes and Elections

Convict Donald Trump and the Bipartisan System That Put Him Into Power

Three Wednesdays In January

Political “Unity” is Neither Necessary Nor Desirable

The Political Fallout From the Capitol Hill Invasion May Prove More Significant Than 9/11

Haunting Melodies

Greed in the Suites, From Walgreens to Walmart

Masking Up Under Biden: the Perils of Tribalism, Bureaucracy and Lawsuits

When Biden’s “New” America Confronts the New China

Rob Malley for Iran Envoy: A Test Case for Biden’s Commitment to Diplomacy

The ‘Insurrection’ and Its Discontents: ‘American Exceptionalism’ Revisited 

The NYT’s Has Not Heard of China’s Vaccine (Or Russia’s or India’s)

Jimmy Dore and The Boogaloo Boys Will SHUT DOWN The Black Vote | Tim Black

I Assert the Right to Live Free From Disinformation

My Favorite Moderate

Why History Matters: the Legacy of Slavery

Activists Occupy Site of Proposed Lithium Mine in Nevada

Let Nuke Plants Run for 100 Years?

The Geography of the Nomos

New Auto Safety Report Demands Biden Strengthen Federal Programs Now

Basic Notes on Victoria (“Fuck the EU!”) Nuland

Steve Earle Performs A Tribute to His Late Son, Musician Justin Townes Earle

Agroecology and Post-COVID Plunder

Indirect Deaths: The Massive and Unseen Costs of America’s Post-9/11 Wars

The Fall of Trump