Published on http://www.counterpunch.org “It is one thing to describe what was normal or obvious in a given ti...
Published on http://www.counterpunch.org Ubu Roi (Ubu the King or King Ubu) is a play by Alfred Jarry. The tit...
Published on http://www.counterpunch.org “Man makes his own history, but he does not make it out of the whole...
Published on http://www.counterpunch.org “[T]he Republican fraud drumbeat could lay the groundwork for Mr. Tru...
Published on http://www.counterpunch.org “Sadly, one can image someone – Trump?, Kushner? – calculating the tr...
Our attachments to Trump are far below the level of rational understanding and as these underground or abyss level attachments have proven politically potent in the past, we ca... Read more
Published on http://bad.eserver.org/ I have bedimm’d/ The noontide sun, call’d forth the mutinous winds,/ And ‘twixt the green sea and the azured vault/ Set roaring war. . . graves at... Read more
“The most important thing each of us can do is to try even harder to see the world through our neighbors’ eyes. To imagine what it is like to walk in their shoes, t... Read more
Published on http://truth-out.org I declined my recent invitation to join the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party, which came in the form of conservative Dinesh D’Souza’s tweet: “... Read more
“Instead of raising the bar in pursuit of objectivity, the current working group doubled down on its 2007 summary: It unfurls a series of distortions designed to magnify the threats, i... Read more
The economics of immiseration would be impossible without the politics of seduction, and capitalism’s appeal to our unconscious will to power and domination is not easily countered.... Read more
The prosecution took a liking to its own roman. – Fyodor Dostoyevsky, The Brothers Karamasov Published on http://truth-out.org We are not enemies, but friends. We must not be enemies.... Read more
Each society determines which thoughts and feelings shall be permitted to arrive at the level of awareness and which have to remain unconscious. Just as there is a social character, there is... Read more
Published on http://www.truth-out.org The closer your political platform gets to allowing everyone to do as they want and at the same time pointing out and berating what’s interfering... Read more
“The society that loses its grip on the past is in danger, for it produces men who know nothing but the present, and who are not aware that life had been, and could be, different from... Read more
President Trump spearheaded an administration-wide push to pry open the nation’s elementary and seco
President Trump’s niece was a family outcast. Her new book casts a cold light on the relatives she d
Some voters who disliked both nominees in 2016 chose a third-party candidate instead. Now, many of t
Mr. Harrison raised nearly $14 million as he tries to unseat Lindsey Graham in South Carolina, and M
Disregarding the advice of his own health experts, President Trump also attacked the C.D.C.’s reopen
Workers removing a monument in North Carolina found a deteriorated time capsule from 1894. Inside we
To praise a tyrant is to insult a people. López Obrador's proposed visit to Washington is an in
The mainstream media is asking the wrong questions regarding the possibility of Russian bounties for
Since the birth of the Word Wide Web in March 1989 (at 00:00PT/ 08:00 CET) and the rise of Facebook
A pandemic is not the time to be having discussions about how to design a national health care syste
Since Jeffrey Epstein was found dead in a jail cell at the Metropolitan Correctional Center on Augus
When President Clinton dropped 23,000 bombs on what was left of Yugoslavia in 1999 and NATO invaded
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