Louis Proyect

Louis Proyect blogged at https://louisproyect.wordpress.com and was the moderator of the Marxism mailing list. In his spare time, he reviewed films for CounterPunch.

Civilization and Its Absence

American Nativism: From the Chinese Exclusion Act to Trump

The 2018 Human Rights Film Festival

The Secrets of Katyn

Requiem for a Mountain Lion

Faith or Action in a World Hurtling Toward Oblivion?

Capitalism: a Horror Movie

Nicaraguan Contradictions

Racism and Eugenics, American-Style

Syria and Neo-McCarthyism

Chemical Attacks, False Flags and the Fate of Syria

The New German Cinema

The Class Struggle in the Old West

The French Malaise, Now and Then

The 2018 Socially Relevant Film Festival

The Left and East Ghouta

The Arab-Jew: Caught Between Warring Identities

Marx at the Movies

An Iranian Tragedy

The Tortured State of Ukrainian Society

The Best Films of 2017

When Pussy Riot Rocked Russia

Morality Tales on the American Malaise: the Films of Rick Alverson

The Demise of the Arthouse Cinemas

Iran’s Water Crisis

How the System Got Trumped: Cambridge Analytica’s Electoral Psyops Campaign

The Amazing Benjamin Lay: Friend of Animals, Enemy of Slavers

Two Terrible Hollywood Films About Native Americans

Political Paradoxes: “The Post” and the Pentagon Papers

The Churchillian Myths of 1940

Loathing European Bourgeois Society: the Films of Kaurismaki and Haneke

The Witchfinders

Once There Were Strong Men

Haunted by the Horrors of Armenia

Five Absorbing Documentaries From Bullfrog Films

The Political Economy of Fascism

On Gowans on Syria

Bringing Down the Cali Cartel: “Narcos” Season 3

History in Red: America According to Its Natives

Beastly Humans and Humane Beasts

The Cancer in Blue: Cop Documentaries

Reflections on the DSA

Could Punching Nazis Have Prevented Hitler From Taking Power

Hurricane Harvey and the Dialectics of Nature

White Supremacist Support for Assad in Charlottesville (and Beyond)

Digital Dystopias

A Cab Ride Through a Massacre

Dark, Satanic Machines of Gujarat

Death Race: the Cruelties of the Iditarod

Reversals of Imperial Fortune: From the Comanche to Vietnam