Howard Lisnoff

Howard Lisnoff is a freelance writer. He is the author of Against the Wall: Memoir of a Vietnam-Era War Resister (2017).

Say It Ain’t So, Joe, Again

What’s Not to Like About Ike

How Worried Do We Need to Be?

Was the Attack at Pearl Harbor Inevitable?

“They Should Have Shot More Students:” From Kent State to Kenosha

“Come Writers and Critics…”

The World That Will Greet David Gilbert

The Surveillance State: It Knows Almost Everything About Us, We Know Almost Nothing About It

Canada Then and Now

The Women’s March

Don’t Count On Heroes!

Victims of Endless War

So Long to a Sense of Community

Everyone Was Well Fed

“Don’t Worry Baby”: The War on Terror Will Continue

How Sexual Assaults are Treated in the Military

Sexual Abuse and the Committees of the Elite

The Charter School Juggernaut

Jackie Mason, Comedian, and “The Evil that Men [sic] Do…”

Protesting the War in Afghanistan: We Finally Gave Up

Madness in the Middle of the Night on I-95

The Insanity of Militarism From McCain to Flynn and Biden

Crackdowns in Washington Square Park, Then and Now

The Streets Are Empty

The Anti-Abortion and Anti-Woman Movement Has Been Very Effective

The Myth of the Self-Hating Jew

The Faux Civics Lesson

Magical Thinking 

Too Personal a Tale

Averting One’s Eyes

What We Got in Biden

One Flew Over the US

When It Seemed as If the World Took Notice

How Are They Going to Come at Us?

At the End of the Barrel of a Gun: From Voluntown, Connecticut to D.C.

What It Meant to be Conflicted During the Vietnam War

The Takeout Society 

Nostalgia, Protest and a 9/11 Everyday

Children Dancing Hate Away 

Saturn Devours His Own

The US Still Penalizes Thousands of Veterans

Crashing Against the Glass Ceiling

The Man From Central Casting

Deep Pockets: Funding the Arts During the Pandemic

Adrift Amid the Right-Wing Obscenity

So Long, Sister Ardeth Platte, Anti-Nuclear Activist

Fascism is Breathing Down Our Necks in the US

Twelve Years in a Town that Supported Trump 

Teaching During a Pandemic

The Spoils of War: Sexual Entitlement