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:

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

Traditional Russophobia in an Unusual Election Year

A Beautiful Movement and Horrible Choices

“Is There No Balm in Gilead?”

The Working Life of the Meat Packer in the Time of the Plague

“A Plague On Both Your Houses”

Talking Points for the “End the Shutdown” Protesters

Could COVID-19 Kill Capitalism?

Bloomberg Versus Bernie: The Upcoming Battle?

Gramsci and You: an Open Letter to Mayor Pete

Talking Points For News Anchors Against Sanders

NATO and the Impeachment Trial

Main Result of Soleimani Assassination: the Movement to Expel U.S. Forces

The Assassination of Gen. Qasem Soleimani