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Syria’s ‘Hell on Earth,’ Up Close and Personal


Footage of real-life bloodshed justifies the infernal title of Sebastian Junger’s documentary film, co-directed by Nick Quested.

Posted on Jun 22, 2017 READ MORE

CIA No Longer Can Defend the Indefensible—Its Torture Program


Guantanamo detainees are suing the masterminds of the CIA’s torture program. Assisting the two contract psychologists is not worth the political trouble for the intelligence agency anymore.

Posted on Jun 19, 2017 READ MORE

We Can’t Fight Climate Change if We Keep Lying to Ourselves


It is only when we face the bleak future before us that we can begin to use the words “hope” and “resistance.”

Posted on Jun 18, 2017 READ MORE
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As His Defenses to Obstruction Charges Fail, Donald Trump May Fall Back on Pleading the Fifth


It could be the president’s only option if he ends up entangled by his own incriminating statements, and by evidence from others.

Posted on Jun 12, 2017 READ MORE

The Age of Anger


Many among the billions of humans cast aside by modernity, denied access to the prosperity, freedom and stability enjoyed by global elites, have risen in fury to extract vengeance against those who betrayed them. 

Posted on Jun 11, 2017 READ MORE

Pride and Defiance: LGBTQ Marchers Make a Showing at the White House

Though celebration was in the air at Saturday’s Capital Pride Parade in Washington, D.C., the crowd also brought other sentiments and goals to this year’s event.

Posted on Jun 11, 2017 WATCH & LISTEN

50 Years After the Six-Day War: How to Make Peace in the Holy Land


Here is a direct, doable guide to help counteract today’s dire realities and bring substantive change to the region.

Posted on Jun 4, 2017 READ MORE

Marines’ ‘Always Faithful’ Motto Doesn’t Apply to Fellow Females


Online nude-photo scandal underscores a pigheaded cluelessness about women in the ranks.

Posted on Jun 4, 2017 READ MORE

Antonio Gramsci and the Battle Against Fascism


The political philosopher’s condemnation of capitalism and his opposition to Mussolini have a special resonance in our time.

Posted on Jun 4, 2017 READ MORE

As the Extreme Right Battles a Centrist Democratic Party, Progressives Are Left Out


The interests of most Americans are lost in the struggles between the dominant sectors of both parties, which favor corporate interests over basic human rights and needs.

Posted on Jun 3, 2017 READ MORE

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