Mike Whitney

MIKE WHITNEY lives in Washington state. He is a contributor to Hopeless: Barack Obama and the Politics of Illusion (AK Press). Hopeless is also available in a Kindle edition. He can be reached at fergiewhitney@msn.com.

Doomsday Election

Memo to Comey: Keep Your Damn Hands Off Our Elections

How Putin Derailed the West

Trump Unchained

Obama Stepped Back From Brink, Will Hillary?

Pentagon Begins Low-Intensity, Stealth War in Syria

Did I Say That? State Department Official Admits Ties to Terrorist Groups

The Biggest Heist in Human History

Putin Ups the Ante: Ceasefire Sabotage Triggers Major Offensive in Aleppo

Oh, Say Can You See the Carnage? Why Stand for a Country That Can Gun You Down in Cold Blood?

Rogue Mission: Did the Pentagon Bomb Syrian Army to Kill Ceasefire Deal?

Assad’s Death Warrant

Stop the Fed Before it Kills Again

Can We Please Get Rid of the Pledge?

Three Cheers for Kaepernick: Is Sitting During the National Anthem an Acceptable Form of Protest?

The Broken Chessboard: Brzezinski Gives Up on Empire

Washington Slapdown: Turkey Turns to Moscow for Help

The Coup in Turkey has Thrown a Wrench in Uncle Sam’s “Pivot” Plan

Donald Trump and the Revolt of the Proles

Another Fed Fiasco: U.S. Bond Yields Fall to Record Lows

¡Basta Ya, Brussels! British Voters Reject EU Corporate Slavestate

Negative Rates, Plunging Yields and a “Fix” for the Economy

The Strange Death of Hugo Chavez: an Interview with Eva Golinger

Blanket Student Debt Amnesty Now

Socialist Senator Explains the Difference Between Democrats and Republicans