Fred Gardner

Fred Gardner is the managing editor of O’Shaughnessy’s. He can be reached at

Watergate’s Golden Anniversary

In the Beginning Was the Weed

The Situation in Haiti, 1995: an Interview with Paul Farmer, MD  

Sorking the Ricardos: the Real Story of Lucy and J. Edgar

The Political Marriage of Todd Gitlin and Bill Kristol

Malcolm at the Audubon Ballroom

Malcolm at the Audubon Ballroom

Making Cannabis Safe for Capital

NOVA Does Cannabis

In Defense of Andrew Wiggins

The Full Rudy

Notes on a Cold-Hearted Labor Day in San Francisco

The Sub-Prime of Ms. Jane Brody: Still Ignoring the Science on Medical Marijuana

The Only Way to End the Pandemic

Kinder, Gentler GMOs?

Schumer Plays the Pot Card…at Last

Malcolm Gladwell’s Beige Skin Privilege

The NYT Tries to Dunk on LeBron

Marx in the Afterlife, According to Bob Dylan

Manchin Family Values

On, I Claud: From The Week to the Worker to Breakfast With Hemingway in Spain

On I, Claud: the Autobiography of Claud Cockburn

The Villain Leshner

How the Drug War Succeeded: Dr. Carl Hart Comes Out… Swinging

NewsGuard Can Save You From Putin!

What Snowden Wrought

Most Iraq and Afghanistan Vets now Regret the Mission

On Vaping and Lung Disease

Homage to the Tabloids

The Rise of Kamala Harris

Hardly Strictly Peace Movement

Exploiting Styron’s Ghost

Kate Spade’s Suicide Used for Sales Pitch

Medical Board to MDs: Emphasize Dangers of Marijuana

Dennis Peron: Anti-War Activist

GI Coffeehouses Recalled: a Compliment From General Westmoreland

Obituary Politics: Todd Gitlin Puts Down Ed Herman

Intertwined Issues: VietnaMarijuana

The Obvious Frame-up of Zach Randolph

Vietnam Encore

In the Flailing New York Times: Recipe or Confession?

Irrefutable Proof: Russian Election Meddling Documented!

Is Anybody Happy? Prozac vs. Medical Marijuana

Colombian Cannabis: Small Farmers Did Better Under FARC

The Fort Hood 43

“Lift Every Voice and Sing” – The Appropriate Anthem

He Made Lemonade: Warren Hinckle, Flamboyant Publisher

Chicago ’68

Talking Lawn Sign

A Half Truth About the War on Drugs