Murphy’s “defensive weapons” sophistry makes zero sense. By his logic, he should have no problem selling air-to-air missiles to Iran, Hamas, Russia, an…
There's nothing new or clever about framing domestic social policy as a way to win some assumed and inevitable Cold War. Nor is it progressive to accus…
An uptick in murders and a full-blown media panic has all but killed reform efforts. It’s important to understand this quick and cynical backlash never…
Since Biden’s election win on Nov. 3, 2020, MSNBC hasn’t done a single segment on the world's worst humanitarian disaster.
At the end of the day, the U.S. has to be the good guys. If we’re not, the whole power arrangement doesn't really work.
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VICE’s Cuba documentary is an object lesson in selective outrage.
When calls for incarceration are our only vehicle for empathy, mass incarceration is inevitable.
“Free speech” discourse without taking into account the mass subjugation of America's incarcerated population is, at best, academic navel-gazing.
Maybe one of the networks—PBS, MSNBC, CNN—that constantly books Carville to comment on racial justice issues should ask him about his own history of ra…
For the paper record, the speaker must be wearing an “I am a racist” t-shirt in order to call something racist.
If there’s one thing the past 18 months have taught us, it’s that a capitalist deus ex machina will not reveal itself anytime soon.
Every few weeks we have a new “Sputnik moment.'' Perhaps none of them are.