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.
Trump vs. Biden: How to halt the decline of imperial power
The confrontation between Trump and Biden, regarding the upcoming U.S. presidential elections, has been presented in the Portuguese media and in Europe as a decisive dispute between tyranny and democracy, between barbarism and civilization, between the ...
Capitalism sets the world on fire
As of Sept. 13, at least 100 wildfires are raging in ten U.S. states. The situation could not be more dire.
On Sept. 8 in western Oregon, forestry workers with the Idanha-Detroit Rural Fire Protection District and evacuees ...
Espying some contours of U.S. foreign policy amidst the turmoil
All is uncertain for the U.S. Very. Yet, around the world governments examine closely the entrails for signs of what foreign policy may be like after November. So much hangs on it. But it is rather like trying to pin down passing clouds – for ...
Italian-Americans, it’s time to forget Columbus
- Luca Peretti
The descendants of Italians nowadays have very little in common with their ancestors, ragged and targeted ...
America’s social hell
- Chris Hedges
This is Kabir’s America. It is our America. And our shame.
Kabir. [Art by Mr. Fish]
Cops addicted to violence: according to whistle blower, LA Sheriff's Deputy killed teen to join Sheriff Department murder gang
- Thomas Neuburger
It's not news that a subset of almost every police and sheriff's department in the country is not just ...
After 6 murder trials and nearly 24 years, charges dropped against Curtis Flowers
- Nicholas Bogel-Burroughs
Mr. Flowers had faced the possibility of a seventh trial in the quadruple-murder case from Mississippi. ...
In sports and everywhere else, collective action can make change
- Matthew Miranda
The history of American professional sports is inseparable from a history of protest. But never before ...
A tale of two videos: Jacob Blake, Kyle Rittenhouse and two types of policing
- Tom McCarthy
Cellphone images showed officers shooting a black man in the back but a white boy with an assault rifle ...
From QAnon to Kyle Rittenhouse, the U.S. right is sinking deeper into an alternate reality
- Meagan Day
Instability is a permanent feature of capitalism, but the coronavirus pandemic has introduced a whole ...