An irresistible decline
This territory, colonized by Europeans, has become the headquarters of an empire that attacks all of humanity in the name of Goodness. But within this colossus with feet of clay, resistance is already organizing itself.
Starve Them to Death: Wall Street Journal’s Solution to North Korea
The editors at the Wall Street Journal have settled on a plan for ending the crisis in North Korea. Starve them to death.
I’m not kidding. In an article titled “Options for Removing Kim Jong Un” the WSJ’s editorial ...
Hurricanes, floods and capitalism
In “Capital,” Karl Marx described capitalism as a system that is designed entirely around the exploitation of labor — but its true character is hidden.
Unlike previous social systems like slavery and serfdom, where the use and abuse ...
A Requiem for Florida, the paradise that should never have been
As Hurricane Irma prepares to strike, it’s worth remembering that Mother Nature never intended us to live here.
ORLANDO, Fla.—The first Americans to spend much time in South Florida were the U.S. Army men who chased the Seminole Indians ...
Eyewitness Harvey: Working-class rescue, gov’t neglect
- Gloria Rubac
Houston, Sept. 4 — The flood waters have not receded in parts of southwest Houston. Cities near ...
From Charlottesville to Durham to Italy, the importance of anti-racist struggles in the United States
- Alessio Arena
Part I, not yet translated, is a Marxist historical analysis of the nonmonolithic nature of the big ...
Standing up to Nazism in U.S.
- Vijay Prashad
The move to take down Confederate statues across the southern States reignites the age-old conflicts ...
How (Not) to Challenge Racist Violence
- Aviva Chomsky
"Protesters are eager to expend extraordinary energy denouncing small-scale racist actors. But ...
‘The Palestine Exception’: War on BDS is now a war on USAmerican democracy
- Ramzy Baroud رمزي بارود
There is something immoral in Washington D.C., and its consequences can be dire for many people, particularly ...
The Corruption of the Law
- Chris Hedges
ISLE AU HAUT, Maine—I drink coffee in the morning on a round, ornate oak table that once belonged ...
- Alice Ristroph
Along the path of the August 21st solar eclipse, there live almost no African Americans. The peculiar ...