June 2021

Marx in the Afterlife, According to Bob Dylan

Why Democracies in G7 & NATO Should Reject U.S. Leadership 

Amazon’s “The Boys:” The Superhero as Cypher for the Times

Ilhan Omar, Marjorie Taylor Greene, and Everything In Between

Reagan’s Bitter Legacy for Women

Kick ’em When They’re Down: BLM Pushes Sage-Grouse Toward Extinction

The Urgent Need to Educate America about Climate-Related Migration

The Northern Rockies Ecosystem Protection Act Will Help Achieve 30×30 Goals

50 Years Later, End the War on Drugs

Hedge Fund Devils

About That “Border Crisis”

To Save Planet, Solve Twin Crises of Climate Change and Species Loss Together

If Dennis Kucinich Becomes the Mayor of Cleveland, It’ll Be a Shock to the System. Again.

No, the Capitol Riot Was Not a Dress Rehearsal for a Coup d’Etat

Government Can be Collaborative

The Equity Trainees

My Own Private Utopia

How Black Churches Can Lead the Way on Voting Rights

A European Case in Defense of the Filibuster

Socialist Pedro Castillo is Peru’s New President

Of AR-15s, Swiss Army Knives and Federal Judges

But What About the Wars?

Dynasty Trusts: a Tool for Billionaire Tax Avoidance

Plains Music

Private Place v Public Space

History at 30,000 Feet: Malcolm Gladwell’s “The Bomber Mafia”

Battle of the Psyche: IDF Personnel Suicides

Break-Up Big Tech? Amazon, a Public Utility?: Keep Your Fingers Crossed

Publicity and Exploitation: Fortress Australia and the Family from Biloela

Only Aggressive Environmental Measures Can Prevent Another Imminent Water Crisis in Brazil

Social Security Versus National Security

Denmark to Refugees: Be My Guest, Just Not in My House

What Happens When Politicians Break Their Oath of Office?

We’ve Seen This Movie Before: Predictions of Economic Disaster

Take Pride in Desire

Boris Johnson Toadies Up to Biden at the G7

American Backstory, While Biden Struts Abroad

The Global COVID-19 Inequality Virus

The World According to Satyajit Ray

New Israeli Government, Same Israeli Apartheid

Vague Alternatives and G7 Summitry: The Build Back Better World Initiative

On ‘Conflict’, ‘Peace’ and ‘Genocide’: Time for New Language on Palestine and Israel

Cop Cars, Nectar, and the Soul of Nadav Schwartzman

Was American Indian Overhunting Responsible for the Near-Extinction of the Buffalo?

China’s Flawed Claims to Internal Sovereignty

The Streets Are Empty

What I’d do as NYC Mayor

What’s the Difference Between a Waitress and a Private Equity Partner? (Their Tax Rate)

Close Encounters of an Unprecedented Kind

Pandemic Recovery Must Include Care Worker Protections