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December 03, 2020
Vijay Prashad – Carlos Ron
Venezuela Wins Simply by Holding an Election
Jonathan Cook
The Smearing of Robert Fisk…Now That He Can’t Defend Himself
Thomas Klikauer – Nadine Campbell
How the Market Destroys the Lifeworld
Ramzy Baroud
Moving Past Apartheid: One-State is not Ideal Justice, but It is Just and Possible
Binoy Kampmark
Doctored Indignation: Australia-China Relations
Maria Paez Victor
A New Us Policy Toward Venezuela: What’s In It For President Biden?
Tom Engelhardt
What It Means to Fall on a Failing Planet
Michael Albert
Looking Inward: Can We Win? Or Will We Defeat Ourselves?
George Ochenski
The Damage Done
Jake Johnston – Kira Paulemon
Haiti: Protests, Repression Mark Police Chief’s First Week
Dean Baker
What to Look for in the November Jobs Report
George Wuerthner
East Paradise Grazing Plan Seeks to Expand Livestock Production
Stephen F. Eisenman
Transition Heartache
December 02, 2020
Susie Day
Clare Grady at 100 Seconds To Midnight
Kenneth Surin
Labor’s Continuing Corbyn “Antisemitism” Saga
David Rosen
Covid-19, Schools and the Digital Divide
W. T. Whitney
US Plot Relying on Extradition Targets Peace in Colombia
Melvin Goodman
Biden and the Lost Art of Political Cabinetry
Jack Rasmus
A New Technology That Will Dangerously Expand Government Spying on Citizens
Subhankar Banerjee
One of the Best Ways to Protect Biodiversity is to Preserve Indigenous Languages
Dean Baker
Another Slow Recovery from Economic Disaster
John Grant
Joe Biden and the American Shame of War
Binoy Kampmark
Why the Cosmic Kite Never Fell: Soccer and Diego Maradona
Kim Codella
Stuck Again
Mel Gurtov
Restoring Democracy, Strengthening the Right to Vote
Manuel García, Jr.
What is War?
December 01, 2020
Ron Jacobs
We Know Joe
Patrick Cockburn
Trump’s Worst Crime Must Not be Forgotten
Norman Solomon
Some Liberals and Arms-Control Experts are Cheering for War Profiteers to Be in Biden’s Cabinet
Lawrence Davidson
A Near Miss with Despotic Selfishness
Colin Todhunter
Dispossession and Imperialism Repackaged as “Feeding the World”
Raouf Halaby
Don’t Fall for Pimping Pompeo’s Promises
John Kendall Hawkins
What Are We Gonna Do Now to Save Our Democracy?
Jonah Raskin
SF’s New DA, Chesa Boudin, Battles Criminal Injustice System on Two Fronts 
Lawrence Wittner
Is the Nationalist Tide Receding?
David Parsons
Federal Grazing Fees: the Hidden Subsidy
David Rovics
Open Letter to My Landlord: The Word of the Month is “Renegotiation”
November 30, 2020
Jonathan Cook
The Planet Cannot Heal Until We Rip the Mask Off the West’s War Machine
William Hartung – Mandy Smithburger
Shrinking the Pentagon
Medea Benjamin - Ariel Gold
Will the World Community Condemn the Murder of Iran’s Nuclear Scientist?
Susan Roberts
“Live Without Dead Time:” Guy Debord’s Last Shot
Behrooz Ghamari Tabrizi
The Center Cannot Hold: Biden and the Challenge for Progressives
Sam Pizzigati
The Rich are Cheering Wall Street’s Latest Records. Americans of Modest Means are Draining 401(k)s
Peter Mayo
The Subaltern Hero: Maradona’s Legacy
Richard C. Gross
Greta Anderson
What Does Coexistence with Large Carnivores Actually Mean?
Binoy Kampmark
Biden’s Promise: America is Back(wards)
John Feffer
Who Needs Zombies When We Have Republicans?
James Haught
Is 2020 a Watershed?
Daniel Lazare
The End is in Sight
Jim Britell
Bob Marshall’s Long-Lost Arguments for Wilderness
Chelli Stanley
2020: The End of “American Thanksgiving”
CounterPunch News Service
Verso Books Wins Voluntary Recognition, Joins the Washington-Baltimore NewsGuild
Weekend Edition
November 27, 2020
Friday - Sunday
Jack Z. Bratich
Siege the Day: QAnon, Trumpist Blockages, and the Logistics of Spiritual Warfare
Andrew Levine
Forward Into the Past