My views on history & current events
"Capitalism on a Ventilator" compares the impact of COVID-19 in China and the U.S., discussing a global choice: cooperation vs. competition.
By Medea Benjamin, CodePink; Jeff Paterson, Courage to Resist; Gerry Condon, Vietnam era GI resister and former pres. of Veterans For Peace.
There have been more than 3,800 reported anti-Asian hate incidents in the US since the start of the pandemic, according to Stop AAPI Hate.
The status quo has depended on economic stability -- ever more fragile -- but also on effective repression and people's passivity.
The Detroit-Windsor Tunnel was my departure point in August of 1968. I hitched a ride with a friend after the convention meltdown in Chicago.
We are challenged not merely to avoid falling for official lies, but to actively organize our class to stop the war machine.
The rent reform legislation that passed the NY State Assembly and Senate was a major victory for millions of tenants across the state.
The world changed and I changed forever in 1968. It was really like a tidal wave. I was swept up in a torrent of change.