Joseph G. Ramsey

Haiku for the American Totality 4/8/24

25 Truths to Build Campus Power

Long Live, Socko! Radical Reflections on Bo Burnham’s Inside

Beyond “Missed Opportunities”: How Should Revolutionaries respond to Judas and the Black Messiah?

An Empire in Points

A Bell Cuts Through the Noise

Waking Up on President’s Day During the Reign of Donald Trump

Does America Have a “Gun Problem”…Or a White Supremacy Capitalist Empire Problem?

The Hot Hatchet in My Father’s Chest

End the Need for Nursing “Short Cuts”

Does America Have a Gun Problem… or a White Supremacy Capitalist Empire Problem?

Savage Calculations: On the Exoneration of Philando Castile’s Killer

Don’t Mourn Your Privilege, Use Your Power!

Occupy, Five Years On: What the Movement Demands From Each of Us

Marching in the Spirit of the Real Dr. King: Report From the Street on MLK Day

When the World Fell Apart: Haiti, Six Years After the Quake

Locating ‘The Black Body’ in Class & in History: What Ta-Nehisi Coates took from Richard Wright

The Best Book You Can’t Buy at the Mall this Christmas

Failing the Trump Test: Cops for Fascism

Do Lives Matter in Whitesville?  Not If You’re Working Class

Something to be Thankful For: Struggles, Seeds…and Surprises

No Excuses, No Exceptions: the Moral Imperative to Offer Refuge

Against Moral Imposters: Mourning the Dead as a Part of the World 

After Umpqua: Does America Have a Gun Problem….or a Dying Capitalist Empire Problem?

Assata Shakur Taught Me…Poetry

“Let America Be America Again” — Again? Thoughts on Langston Hughes Poem in the Wake of Bernie Sanders Bumping heads with #BLM

Does America Have a Gun Problem… or a White Supremacy Capitalist Empire Problem?

The Limits of Optimism: E.L. Doctorow and the American Left

On Blood Tags and Whitewash

“The Whole Damn System is Guilty as Hell”

The Condition of Communism

Admitting the Communist Desire

Sorting a Mixed Bag


Rising from Sleep on the Presidents’ Day

What the Occupy Movement Demands of Each of Us

The Morning After With Michael Moore

A Review of The Weather Underground