Why Is The Center For American Progress Betraying The Left?

As the left tries to fight against inequality and exploitation, the main “progressive” think tank joins forces with right-wing free market capitalists…


The Things That Actually Matter

Writings of the “most influential” conservative commentator show how oblivious and morally shallow the right is…


I’m Sorry But This Is Just Sheer Propaganda

Coverage of George H.W. Bush’s death proves that Noam Chomsky’s media theory is completely true…


Is It Ethical To Use Amazon?

Should we be ashamed of ourselves for patronizing evil corporations?


Lessons From Chomsky

Some things I’ve learned from his writings…


You Didn’t Build That

A tale of two podcasts…


History Is Now

How will our actions look in retrospect? When we become “the past,” what do we want to have been?


The Pleasures of Graphic Design

How learning to do page layouts helped me understand the world…


Please Not This Guy

Richard Ojeda’s presidential run is a true disappointment…


Can We End Animal Farming Forever?

A new book says we should stop killing animals altogether… and that it’s possible.


What The Left Must Fight Against

Tucker Carlson’s new book is dangerous because it puts accurate economic observations alongside outright white nationalism…


You Can Make An Argument For Anything

Why it’s so easy to spew convincing-sounding B.S.


Lessons From Last Night

There is good news. There is bad news. The fight continues!


Dystopia In Fiction And In Fact

How “Nineteen Eighty-Four” teaches us the wrong lessons about dictatorship…


Why Birthright Citizenship Makes Perfect Sense And Every Country Should Have It

We shouldn’t have to defend a basic right, but here’s an explanation anyway…


Halloween is Just Wonderful

Paying tribute to the best holiday…


What Is The Climate Equivalent of “Medicare For All”?

Whatever it is, we need to start talking about it nonstop…


Be Careful About Relying On The Constitution

Yes, the Fourteenth Amendment guarantees birthright citizenship. But what matters is who controls the Supreme Court…


The Limits of Liberal History

You can’t tell the story of America without the story of labor…


“Preferences,” My Ass

An obvious point about a Free Market myth…