Ron Jacobs

Ron Jacobs is the author of Daydream Sunset: Sixties Counterculture in the Seventies published by CounterPunch Books. His latest offering is a pamphlet titled Capitalism: Is the Problem.  He lives in Vermont. He can be reached at:

The Swamp That Trump Built

A Cesspool of Constitutional Nonsense-Impeachment in the Senate

Abusing America’s Children—Free Market Policy

Iranian Opposition—1970s to 2020

Fracking and the Metaphysics of Indian-Hating

Just Get the Hell Out

2020 Hindsight

The Power of Song

A Tempestuous Noise

The Wind That Shook the Barley: the Politics of the IRA

Where Justice is a Game: Impeachment Hearings Redux

Law Seminar in the Hearing Room: Impeachment Day Six

Just Part of Doing Business

Just Part of Doing Business

Talking to Rudy, Trumpist Hand Grenade: Impeachment Days Four and Five

The Trumpists’ Attempts at Snark Define Their Day: Impeachment Day Three

Stefanik Stands By Her Man and Roger Stone Gets Convicted on All Counts: Impeachment Day Two

Trump’s Drug Deal Goes to Congress: Impeachment, Day One

The Boos at the Ballgame Were Just the Beginning, Mr. Trump

The Blues Had a White Baby and His Name was Michael Bloomfield

The Essence of War

Calling the Kettle White: Ishmael Reed Unbound

Betrayal in the Levant

Is the US Political System Beyond Repair?

Are We Possessed by Our Possessions?