Norman Pollack

Norman Pollack Ph.D. Harvard, Guggenheim Fellow, early writings on American Populism as a radical movement, prof., activist.. His interests are social theory and the structural analysis of capitalism and fascism. He can be reached at

Patriotism Redefined

Obama and the Left

Democrats’ Moral-Political Bankruptcy

Obama Run Amok

Obstructions in Halting NSA Surveillance

Obama’s National Security State

Obama, Prince of War

Distortions of Capitalism

Obama’s Prostitution of Democracy

Juggernaut of Deceit

Diplomacy via B52s

Empire Deconstructed

American-Israeli Obstructionism

The Tanking of Liberalism

Incognito, Obama, and the Dynamics of Bullying

Iran Nuclear Talks

Silent Repression in America

Obama’s Inversion of Organizational Mission

NSA’s Path to Totalitarianism

Bank Regulation, Drone Warfare, Cracks in the Alliance

Eavesdropping, Drones, an Integrated Posture

Serialization of Political Murder

Blood Money

Functional Aspects of Dysfunction

Psychodynamics of US Default

Starve the (Military) Beast

Sticking It to the (Class) Enemy

The Militarization of Liberalism

Obama’s Incubatory Tyranny

Three Cheers for the Shutdown

Obama and Rouhani at the UN

Obama, Putin, and World Politics

The Flatulent “Left”

Precedent for Dictatorship

International Criminal Court and Beyond

Dr. King, Obama, and the Run-Up to War

Obama’s Congenital Militarism

Obama Commemorates the March on Washington

Obama’s War Itch

Murder By Proxy

The Globalization of Militarism

Egypt is Bleeding, Thanks to US Dollars for Military Thugs

Embassy Closings, Depravity of Government and a Murdered Child

Cuban Transit: From Fidel to Raul

Toward a Definition of Fascism

Race Traitor

The NSA is the Spearhead for American Fascism

Obama’s Fanaticism Over Secrecy, Surveillance and Repression

Obama, Trayvon Martin and the Zimmerman Verdict

Elephant in the Room? No, the Whole Trumpeting Herd!