World Beat Newsletter
The bizarre denialism of some on the left and right about Russiagate doesn't bode well for the future of American politics.
It's now clear that the Russians offered help and members of the Trump campaign accepted. But the real scandal may be money laundering.
Trump the calm globalist is just as dangerous, if not more so, than Trump the raging populist.
After a year that's brought us closer to nuclear war, ethnic cleansing, and climate catastrophe, it's time to consider that the Trump-GOP agenda may be genuinely evil.
Trump's racist remarks are offensive. The brutal excesses of U.S. foreign policy are worse.
Pundits seem more concerned about the North driving a "wedge" between the U.S. and the South than about preventing nuclear war.
Iranians are protesting conditions worsened by U.S. policies, but Washington’s hawks see only an opportunity for regime change.
Even a limited war with North Korea would kill millions, devastate the environment, and bankrupt the U.S. Preventing it should be the peace movement's highest priority.
The increased tempo of the GOP's snatch and grab in recent days suggests that they're feeling a certain desperation.
The anti-war movement needs money, and the Koch brothers have it. But it comes with strings attached.