Fintan O’Toole is a writer for the Irish Times. Over the past ten years or so he has become one … Continue reading Biden should never cooperate with the GOP
Texas had what was probably its worst disaster ever last week. When a severe winter storm hit the US and … Continue reading A blind trust in the profit motive helped cause the Texas disaster.
I was reading the New York Times this morning and I see that Joe Biden is beginning to introduce his … Continue reading The Republican Party is cutting its own throat.
Donald Trump has a large base. It includes about 42% of all American voters. This number has not budged for most of … Continue reading Why Does Trump’s Base Love Him
The upcoming Presidential election in November will be the most contentious election America has ever held. This election could break … Continue reading This election could break America
In my last post I looked at the bright side of our environmental future. It looks very much like fossil … Continue reading The dark side of climate change
Several recent articles in the New York Times and The Atlantic Magazine point out that the rapidly growing conspiracy theory, … Continue reading Conspiracy theory or a new religion?
Modernism, ecological destruction, and human survival have been on my mind for the last four years almost continuously. And I … Continue reading Modernism, ecological destruction, and human survival
There are five problems we must solve now. 1) The pandemic. 2) The threat to progressive politics. 3) The environmental … Continue reading Five problems we must solve now
Hiding in Plain Sight by Sarah Kendzior Hiding in Plain Sight: The Invention of Donald Trump and the Erosion of … Continue reading Hiding in Plain Sight
It looks like Joe Biden is going to be the Democratic candidate for President. In some ways this is a … Continue reading Michelle Obama for VP
The Covid-19 pandemic is getting scarier and scarier as it goes on. There are several reasons for this. For one … Continue reading The Covid-19 pandemic is getting scarier and scarier
A May 5, 2020 article in the American Prospect by David Dayen May titled “We Are Moving Confidently and Proudly … Continue reading Moving Confidently & Proudly Into Mass Death ?
Our huge Trump problem begins with the fact that Donald Trump has a crippling mental disability. He is afflicted with … Continue reading Our Huge Trump Problem
Edwardo Porter has always been one of my favorite journalists. He is an economist who writes for the New York … Continue reading American racism cancels progressivism