I published a new piece yesterday about the crisis surrounding the assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moïse. But the publication in which the p…
RIP Banana Man
“When reality does not coincide with deeply held beliefs, human beings tend to phrase interpretations that force reality within the scope of these beli…
While scientists, politicians, journalists, and internet trolls keep fighting over the origins of COVID-19, a former world leader is lying about his or…
On COVID-19, cholera, and other sh*tstorms
[taps mic] Is this thing on? Hello everybody. Some exciting news to follow, but first some thoughts on things happening elsewhere. Holy Land Blues For …
We have a year—maybe less—to push President Biden and Congress to address our urgent crises and make real improvements in people's lives. Might as well…
It was a familiar scene. A paunchy white American in a tactical helmet and body armor, calmly giving orders in an ornate chamber of an occupied governm…
All afternoon, as a fascist mob wreaked havoc at the Capitol in an attempt to halt the constitutional transfer of power, politicians from both parties …
After four years, I’m finally nearing the end of writing my book about Maj. Gen. Smedley Butler and the making and breaking of America’s global empire.…
Trump's criminal pardons could be his most lasting assault on democracy.
The good news is it looks like Trump will probably leave office. The bad news is he hasn't yet.