Fred Baumgarten

Fred Baumgarten is a writer living in western Massachusetts.

Monsters: What About Them?

Monster’s Ball: Sweet, Sweet “Liz” Holmes

Names, What Are They Good For? Audubon’s, For Example

Biden Time from the Sunken Place

It is Balloon! (1)

Black Cops, White Justice?

The Anti-Oliver: NPR Sandpapers FIFA and Qatar Human Rights Abuses

In Defense of Hamilton, an American Musical: It’s Not History, It’s a Show

Chamberlain v. White Plains: A Crack in the Wall for Police Killings?

Gaslighting Bernie and His Supporters

twist and Turn: Just Another Day at the Old Gray Lady

Questions for the Iowa Caucus Counters

He Could Have Been a Contender

We are the Losers: Played Again by King Donald

Ten Ways of Looking at Civility

Being for Bernie: a Conundrum Infinitum

My Hail Bernie Pass

Bernie Sanders, the Latest Great White Hope?

The Shopkeeper’s Tale