Paul Street

Paul Street’s latest book is This Happened Here: Amerikaners, Neoliberals, and the Trumping of America (London: Routledge, 2022).

Obama’s Fake Concern for Autoworkers and the 2009 Bailout

Too Bourgeois: Jeff Goodell’s “The Heat Will Kill You First”

The Chicago Non-Defender’s Cowardly Cuddle with Anti-Communist Cancel Culture

Two Clarifications on What it Means to Meaningfully Refuse American Fascism

“Something Else Was Needed”

America’s Proto-Fascist Red Scare of 1917-21

“The System is Working”? The Latest Trump Indictments and Continuing Existential Threats

The Center Cannot Hold

No Time to Celebrate: Trump Can Survive the Indictments

On the Red (Brown) and the Blue: Against “Left” Secessionism

Donald Trump Wants to Deport US Marxists “That Grew Up Here”

“Not Big on Abortion:” Joe Biden Pretends to be in the Vanguard of the Struggle Against Forced Motherhood

Look at Homo Sapiens on the Run in the 2020s

Two-Tiered Justice?

No Choice but to Indict Trump: Why a Gentlemen’s Agreement Had to be Broken

The Lame Left: Eight Afflictions*

Disturbing Revelations: Ron DeSantis’ Plans for “Dachau Disney”

The Continuing Carnage in Ukraine

Cave Man Joe: On Hollow Resistance to Fascism and Other Existential Menaces*

“Court Reform” or Popular Revolution, a New Constitution, and a Socialist Supreme Court?

Travels Through “the Trumpocene”: Jeff Sharlet’s Dark Take on Our Fascist “Condition”

“You Can Do Anything”: Trump, Rape, Fascism, and the Ruling Class

“Not Even a Win”: The Malevolent and Misogynist Mifepristone Mess Moved to May

Carnage: Guns and Fascism in Armed Madhouse Amerika

Why the Republi-Fascists Can’t Stop Calling the Capitalist Democrats “Marxists”

“We’ll Show’em at the Ballot Box”: The Mifepristone Mess and the Dismal Judas Goat Dems

Bad Thinking: Left, Center, and Right*

Lawlessness in the Name of Law and Order

Novel Reflections: On Dickens, Marx, Bronte, Zola, Bernie, and Orwell

Lost and Found: The Republicans Haven’t Lost Their Conservative Minds

Fascists in the Courts and the Need to Abandon Liberal Surrender and Complicity

Capitalist Higher Education Didn’t Break the American Dream, Capitalism Did

“Erase the Memory” to “Erase a People”? They’re Doing it in the USA Too

Gee It’s Nice Your State is Blue, the War on Abortion’s Still Coming for You

The Ukraine War One Year in: Nine False Narratives

Joe Biden’s State of the Union Address: A Marxist Response

“There’s Always Hope”: On Biden, Crump, and Pie in the Sky

Kill Capitalism Before It Kills Us

Is “Authoritarianism” Really “Being Revealed to be Weak” Around World?

Latin Americans Can Call Fascist Coup Attempts Fascist but US-Americans Can’t

Keep Down the Fascism Detectors: Elise Stefanik, the New York Times, and the Appeasement-by-Deletion of Fascism

Underwhelmed: Some Predictable Silences in the U.S. House Select Committee Report on January 6th

Do Your Multiplication

“Amerika”: Republi-Fascism, Despicable De-Railing Dems, Constitutional Termination, Lucy and Charlie, and Revolution

Trump Might be Done: So What?

Dear Liberals: Stop Your Smug Celebration of the Midterms

When Connie Comes Marching Home

Twelve Takes on the Mid-Terms

Revolutionary Marxism vs. Chomsky: Reflections on a Recent Interview

Tell Me Again How I Was “Crying Wolf”