Michael Doliner

Michael Doliner studied with Hannah Arendt at the University of Chicago and has taught at Valparaiso University and Ithaca College. He can be reached at: planeofexistence@gmail.com.

I Accept the Nomination

The Venezuela Kerfuffle and the Secret Team

Food Security in the Time of COVID-19

Face Off: the Problem With Social Distancing

Irrational Exuberance

A Musing on Climate Change

The NBA, China and Trump

Hot Stuff on the Afghan Peace Deal Snafu

Bill of Rights: the Last Seduction

An Encounter in Pershing Square

Russiagate: the Cherry on Top

Piddling in the Think Tank

My Surprise Party

Why War With Iran is Not a Rational Strategy for Saudi Arabia

The State of the State

Me, Google and that Russian Guy

Dollar Hegemony, Again

The Pros and Cons of Near Term Human Extinction

Joining the 1%

Were the Constitution and the Bill of Rights a Mistake?

The Department of Demonization

Consulting With My Advisers

Big News About Russia

Advanced Creepology: Re-Reading “Lolita”


Simone Weil, Marx and Revolution

Negotiating with Trump: the Art of the Deal

Democracy, Real Life Acting and the Movies

Is This What You Want, Buddy?

The Hollow Skull of War

Thank You Note

The FDR Myth

To Like or Not to Like

Beyond Dangerous: the Politics of Climate

Hello Out There

Good-Guy Gunslingers

When Fools Rush In: the 2016 Elections

Culture Through Cop Flicks

In the Zone of the Homeless

Turn Your Back on the Democrats in Charlotte

A Plea for Mockery

China’s Game

Conservative Intellectuals and the Invisible Hand