April 2021

America Unchurched: A Sign of the Times

How the Saami Indigenous People Fended Off Gates-funded Geoengineering Experiment

Threats to the Greater Gila: an Imperiled Landscape Under Siege

Antidote For Rural Sprawl: Land Use Zoning

How Sales Taxes Widen the Racial Wealth Divide

The Plague of Historical Amnesia in the Age of Fascist Politics

Can the Decline in Letter-Writing be Reversed?

NUMSA Demands the Immediate Release of American Political Prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal

Inside the Economic Bounce

The World After COVID

End Migrant Warehousing

Ruth Hopkins

Tangled Up In Blue: Lessons for Police Reform?

The US-China Dialogue of the Deaf in Alaska

What’s Behind Vaccine Shaming?

Demented Thinking on Joe Biden

Woke–Except For My Beef Bowl

Trump as Antichrist: A Way Out for the Disillusioned Cultist

Suez Highlights the Fragility of Globalization

A Feminist Revolt

The 99-Year Old Grandmother Argument and the Bias of Forestry Advocates

Live Animal Markets Should Be Closed to Prevent the Next Pandemic

Selective Service Registration Deserves a Full Hearing in Congress

Viet Thanh Nguyen’s Big Red Book

Letters From Minsk: Echoes of Munich Over Wroclaw, Poland

News in the 21st Century

Call Them ‘Right to Life” or ‘Freedom’ Passports! If They Are Vaccine Passports, Conservatives Will Freak Out

Living for the City: Considering a Reparations Of Joy

State Lawmakers are Cracking Down on Speech

Why Kindness is Not Enough

The Missing Lessons From Israel’s Latest Elections

China Isn’t the Problem, Neoliberalism Is

Global Billionaire Wealth Surges $4 Trillion Over Pandemic, While the Cost of Vaccinating the World is Estimated at $141.2 Billion

Is the Long War Finally Ending?

“Global Britain”: Flying Flags, Banging War Drums and Going Down the Nuclear Plughole

Sidewalk Terror and the Logistical Hauntings of the Flâneur

Could the U.S. and China Face an Unintended Blowup in the Western Pacific in the Biden Years?

What Netflix’s Seaspiracy Gets Wrong

Menthol Marketing Exposes Institutional Racism

Rebelling for a Cause

Invasive Species: Trump in Florida and Other News From the Sunshine State

Republicans Intent on Destroying Democracy

The Liberal Contempt for Martin Luther King’s Final Year

The Inalienable Right to be a Bitch

Beyond Covid The Essential Building Blocks of a Just World

Quick, How Much is $2 Trillion?

Some Standard Cynical CIA-Style Cuba Covid Reporting at The Washington Post

Drawing a Line in a Time of Moral Decay: the Mission of William Alberts

An Unannounced Rupture in Venezuelan Politics

Bach in Spring