February 2023

Behold, the New GOP Culture Wars

Do We Know Apartheid When We See It?

Letter from London: Stay Firmly in Your Path and Dare

Job Growth: Is the Household or Establishment Survey Right?

Trappers are Trying to Steal Our Public Lands

A Debt Ceiling Holds Our Economy Hostage

Remembering Robert Hoyt

Epidemics of Race-Based Violence and Police Brutality

The Enormous Limitations of U.S. Liberal Democracy and Its Consequences: The Growth Of Fascism

The Case of the Chinese Balloon

The Dismissal of Pedro Castillo and the Political Crisis in Peru

“Cumulative Ballparks” and All That: the Colorado River Conflict This Month

Nostalgia for the Cuban Missile Crisis

Defend the Postal Service, Defend Good Jobs for Black Workers

The Progenitor of Inequalities – Corporate Personhood vs. Human Beings

Ariel Sharon, the Butcher of Lebanon, Revisited 

The Ukraine War in the Light of the UN Charter

Job and Hour Growth Soar in January, Unemployment Hits New Half-Century Low

It is Balloon! (1)

Black Power Remakes the World

Did Timothy Leary Save my Life?

On Targeting an Arab Woman

Roaming Charges: See No Evil

“There’s Always Hope”: On Biden, Crump, and Pie in the Sky

Diplomatic Cables Prove Top U.S. Officials Knew They Were Crossing Russia’s Red Lines on NATO Expansion

Ukraine’s Reckless Nuclear Response

How the U.S. Border Arrived in Kenya

Tyre Nichols and the Need for a Cultural Revolution

Forever Chemicals, Everywhere

The Migrant “Crisis” and 10 Misperceptions About Immigration

Egalitarian Paradise Lost: David Graeber and the Pirates of Madagascar

Palestine is My Cause: Arabs Reaffirm Support for Palestinians, Rejection of the Occupation

Philanthropic Violence in Nigeria

Racial Justice, Voting Rights, and Authoritarianism

Don’t Let Politicians Cut Housing Aid

60 Years of No Progress on Black-White Unemployment Equity

How Corporations Hope to Eviscerate Workers’ Right to Strike

The Colonization of Deserts from Arabia to Arizona

Uh Oh, Here Comes the Occupying Army

Rage Against the War Machine: A Call for a National Strike to End the War

Eric Draitser’s Disturbing Review of “War In Ukraine”

Barbara Lee Runnng for Feinstein’s Senate Seat

Teach Black History…Don’t Ban It

SDS Redux…No, the BOOK

‘Woke’ is Not Awake: to Confound the Great Ones We Need Our “Base(ness)”

William Anthony (1934-2022) RIP

One Against All

The ‘Soft Landing & No Recession’ Spin Is In

Our Planet Versus Plastic Bags: a Tale of Two Cities

Inconvenient Truths 2.0