Elliot Sperber

Elliot Sperber is a writer, attorney, and adjunct professor. He lives in New York City and can be reached at elliot.sperber@gmail.com and on twitter @elliot_sperber

Apo Calypso 

Every Truck’s a Garbage Truck

Ecology Over Economy 

As Earth Day Falls During Passover

Political Economy of the Squirrel 

For Simple Simon and Fart Barfunkle on the 50th Anniversary of The Boxer

My Favorite Conspiracy Theory 

Aunt Anna’s Antenna

Empedocles and You and Me 

Dragonfly or Drone

End the Wars and Clean the Ground, Free Food and Housing All Around

America Doesn’t Exist

From Acrostic to Zuckerberg

For Your Children (or: Dead Ahead)

Greater Than Food

The Truth

Rather Than Justice

We’ll Soon Be Eating Woodlice

The Origin of Bullshit

The Fall

The Ark Builders

Eddie Spaghetti’s Alphabet

Time Travelers of the World Unite

Understanding the Yellow Vests Movement Through Basic Color Theory 

The Short Sad Life of a Christmas Tree

All of Those Bezos

Pythagoras in Queens


Build More Gardens, Phase out Cars

The Emergency Brake

The Commune of Detroit 

Eating the Constitution

Interview With a Republican 

Donald Trump: The Second Coming (of 9 /11)

John McCain’s Dying Declaration 

Dear Driver

Why Resistance is Insufficient

Hate Speech Is a Hate Act

Beyond Resistance – Defeating Trump’s Burgeoning Dictatorship

Apocalypse as Liberation


Edward Snowden’s Redistribution of Political Power

Just Quit Calling It Democracy Already

Neither the TPP Nor National Sovereignty

Clean, Green, Class War: Bill McKibben’s Shortsighted ‘War on Climate Change’

Melting Ice Sheets Flood Louisiana

Has Trump Been Reading Kissinger?

2000 All Over Again?

Eliminate Them Both 

Pseudo-Democracy, Reparations, and Actual Democracy

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