September 2022

Black Girls are More Than 4 Times as Likely to Get Suspended Than White Girls, But Hiring More Teachers of Color is Only Part of the Solution

Silliness About the Jump in Labor Force Participation

Our Forests are a Sanctuary

Where Does Russia Receive Its Aid From?

Gorbachev Rode the Tiger and Ended Up Inside It

By Refusing to Prioritize Drivers’ Safety, UPS Risks Major Strike

How About a Civic Group to Oppose a Cashless Society?

Labor Day: Unions Have a Stake in Ending Minority Rule in the United States

Animal Welfare in the Bible

The Story of Ted Hall, the Atomic Spy

How to Green Our Parched Farmlands and Finance Critical Infrastructure

America’s New Moment of Labor Mobilization

The OHCHR Report on China’s Human Rights Situation: The Conundrum of Balancing State Sovereignty with International Obligations

Nuclear Warning: A Scientist in Distress

Phillips’ Formula: The Art of Politicizing Noir on Page and Screen

To Renew or Not to Renew the 2015 Iran Nuclear Agreement, That is the Question

Remembering the Sabra Shatila Massacre, Forty Years Later

Roaming Charges: Losing It

America’s Exploitation of Gorbachev

Under Attack: Tenure and Academic Freedom

Maybe Civilization Was a Mistake, After All

How Bad Can It Get?

Not-so “Semi-” Fascism and its Bourgeois-Democratic Enablers


Investigating the Victim: On Abbas’ ‘Holocaust’ and the Depravity of Israeli Hasbara

Mariupol’s Staggering Death Toll

We All Live by the River

The Politics of Anti-Trumpism

Pot Prohibitionists Fear Democracy More Than Marijuana

Renewed TPLF Terror War Against the Ethiopian People

Ukraine, What Comes Next?

Play It Again:  On the Riches of Repeating Bass Lines

Who Will Repower the American West?

America’s Porous Health Care “Safety Net”: Beyond Past Policy Failures To A Universal Coverage Fix

Letter From Crimea: Tolstoy and Putin in Sevastopol

The Only Solution to a Second American Civil War is a Thousand Little Revolutions

The Collapse of the Last Nuclear Weapons Treaties

Los Angeles Is Creating a Model for Fighting Mass Incarceration

“Race Reductionism” Threatens to Doom the Left

Delta-8 is Legal, But Will Unclear Regulations Get in the Way?

When History Tells Us to Get On With the Struggle

Why Biden’s Student Debt Relief Plan is a Big Deal

Schools Won’t be Safe Until Lawmakers Respect Students

Chile’s Choice: Approve a New Constitution or Stick with Pinochet’s Legacy?

The Costs of Traveling for Abortion Care in the US

On the Deck of an Aircraft Carrier

The Union Advantage for Young Workers: Higher Wages and More Benefits

Bear Grass, Ursa Major, and Going Home

Beggars in Surplus: Australia’s University Gangsters

Rep. Jamie Raskin on Chile’s Proposed New, More Equitable and Democratic Constitution