Gary Leupp

Gary Leupp is Professor of History at Tufts University, and holds a secondary appointment in the Department of Religion. He is the author of Servants, Shophands and Laborers in in the Cities of Tokugawa JapanMale Colors: The Construction of Homosexuality in Tokugawa Japan; and Interracial Intimacy in Japan: Western Men and Japanese Women, 1543-1900. He is a contributor to Hopeless: Barack Obama and the Politics of Illusion, (AK Press). He can be reached at:

Prince Philip (1921-2020), Saviour of Vanuatu

Zelensky: NATO to stop Donbas War

Biden to Ukraine: “Unwavering Support for Euro-Atlantic Aspirations”

Trump as Antichrist: A Way Out for the Disillusioned Cultist

Blinken to Germany: Stop Nord Stream II!

The Persistence of Idiocy

Biden Acts with Impunity (to Send Iran a Message, by Attacking Iraqis in Syria)

The Iran Deal: Biden and Blinken, Wynken and Blynken

The Trump Cult and Its Future

On the Relative Vileness of George W. Bush and Donald Trump, Liz Cheney and Marjorie Taylor Greene

The Twilight of a Wannabe Fascist: A Timeline of Trump’s Last Year

Basic Notes on Victoria (“Fuck the EU!”) Nuland

On U.S. “Adversaries”

Ten Theses on Trump

In the End He Lost

Trump’s Big Lies, and Biden’s

Six Brief Theses on the Trump Era

NATO and This Election

Thoughts on the Fall of the Falwells

The Political Insights of MSNBC’s Donny Deutsch

About My “Facilitation of, and Collaboration with, Fascism”

The RCP, Fascism, and Chairman Bob’s Endorsement of Biden for President

King David, God, the Plague, and Donald Trump

Columbus and the Beginning of the American Way of Life: A Message to Indoctrinate Our Children

“Pinning Down Putin” Biden, the Democrats and the Next War