Lawyers Are Responsible For Their Choice Of Clients

A Harvard professor should probably lose his deanship for choosing to represent Harvey Weinstein…


What We Could Do With Your Money

With your help, we will spread joy and destroy the right…


Turning Down The Money

Publications must resist the tempting offers of “native advertising” and “branded content”…


The Austerity of Luxury

Heathrow’s Terminal 5 shows how miserably deficient capitalistic “luxury” is…


We Must Force Our Children To Love Flowers

If you do not weep with joy in a garden centre, has something gone wrong?


The Magic of Roundabouts

They are elegant, safe, and fun.


How Wild Animals Became The Proletariat

If animals had capital they would not be exterminated…


But Do You Want DYLANN ROOF To Have Rights?

Why “universal” really means universal…


Why We All Hate Bari Weiss So Much

Hatred for those who whitewash atrocities is born from compassion for the victims…


How Inequality Statistics Can Mislead You

It doesn’t matter if my income grows 500% if it started out at four cents…


Live Commentary on the Žižek-Peterson Debate

Our editor willingly exposes himself to several hours of gruesome torture…


Neoliberalism and Notre-Dame

When the logic of austerity makes preservation look like a luxury, cultural objects go up in flames…



The Radical Egalitarian Politics Of Weird Al’s “UHF”

The 1989 cult classic shows how collective enterprises succeed and why socialism produces superior culture…


Elizabeth Warren’s Excellent Ideas

Warren is getting more specific than any other candidate, proposing some real solutions instead of empty rhetoric…


Why Bernie Sanders Should Give His Millions Away

It might not be “hypocrisy,” but a socialist candidate keeping millions of dollars is both wrong and unwise…


What Is Freedom?

A definitive answer to an age-old question…


How To Create A Crisis

The New York Times repeats Trump’s narrative of an urgent border crisis that requires drastic measures…


Animals and 2020

Animal rights are important and should not be a secondary political issue…


Cars Are Weird

Are these really the best type of thing for this task?