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Recognize Indigenous Peoples’ Day

seg, 07/10/2019 - 14:04
“We're still here.”

Recognize Indigenous Peoples’ Day

seg, 07/10/2019 - 14:04
“We're still here.”

U.S. Police are Being Trained by Israel—And Communities of Color Are Paying the Price

seg, 07/10/2019 - 09:35
In recent years, Georgia has experienced troubling trends in fatal police shootings. As this has unfolded, the state continues to pursue a “police exchange” program with the state of Israel.

Smoking Gun: Rightwing Terrorism? What Rightwing Terrorism?

dom, 06/10/2019 - 19:10
President Donald Trump has said that he does not view rightwing extremism as a rising threat.

No Comment: King of the Jews

dom, 06/10/2019 - 19:09
King of Jews

Smart Ass Cripple: Using the Disabled as Talking Points

dom, 06/10/2019 - 19:07
Maybe I have a certain talent not so much for making political predictions but for smelling rightwing hypocrisy. It really isn’t hard to do. The stench is often overwhelming.

Comment: Let's Overthrow the Government

dom, 06/10/2019 - 18:59
It is time to insist on this President’s immediate and unceremonial removal from office by all nonviolent means necessary.

Editor’s Note: Working Miracles

dom, 06/10/2019 - 18:59
One of my favorite Grateful Dead songs, belted out with characteristic conviction by Bob Weir, is “I Need a Miracle.” I think of it often when I go to work.


dom, 06/10/2019 - 18:16
Vehicle towings take a huge toll on America’s poor.

The New Green Scare

dom, 06/10/2019 - 18:15
Lawmakers are ramping up penalties for protesters who take the kind of drastic action needed to save the planet.

The Necessary Nausea of ‘Ask for Jane’

sex, 04/10/2019 - 10:48
The combination of physical and emotional violence with the most intimate aspects of women’s bodies, and lives, left me faint.

The Insanity of White Justice and Black Forgiveness

sex, 04/10/2019 - 06:03
Reducing yet another tragic loss of black life to a Hallmark card is not justice.

Lessons from Hurricane Harvey, for a Still-Flooded Houston

sex, 04/10/2019 - 04:00
As Imelda’s floodwaters drain from my hometown, I observe a discourse around Harvey’s two- year anniversary constrained by a presumed opposition between the needs of humanity and the forces of nature—as though the two were in mortal combat.

The Cognitive Dissonance of Sonny Perdue

qui, 03/10/2019 - 12:58
The affable statesman from Georgia joked and charmed his way through a town hall meeting at the World Dairy Expo. The actual substance of his responses was another matter.

Foreign Correspondent: Turkey Plans an Attack on Syrian Kurds

qui, 03/10/2019 - 12:06
So far, the scheme isn’t working so well.

Trump, Giuliani & Barr, Investigators-At-Large

qui, 03/10/2019 - 07:46
“Just because you did it doesn’t mean it happened!”

Playing the Impeach Trump Card

qui, 03/10/2019 - 03:00
Clearly, the ingredients of an anti-Trump stew are mixed. But the impeachment proceedings and presidential campaigns should be forced to skim off less important scandals.

“They Are Killing Our Leaders One by One.”

qua, 02/10/2019 - 07:07
As defenders of Honduran forests die, a drug trafficking trial opens in New York for the brother of the country’s president.

We Still Need Gandhi

qua, 02/10/2019 - 07:00
Mohandas Karamchand “Mahatma” Gandhi left a worldwide legacy with his focus on ethics, nonviolence, tolerance and social justice. Trump and Modi would do very well to keep his advice in mind.

We’ve Never Forgiven Haiti for Being Black

ter, 01/10/2019 - 11:55
American public policy surrounding Haiti still contributes to ongoing misery there today—including conditions that have erupted in protests in recent weeks.