Kirsten O’Regan: In Turkey, Two Fights for Peace

July 2014

Battling violence against women in a divided country.

Paul Kiel: USA Discounters Responds to ProPublica

July 2014

The company says ProPublica “inaccurately” portrayed its policies regarding military customers, but cites no errors.

Jay Walljasper: Why America Lags Behind the World on Bikes

July 2014

Even Canadians were found to bike three times more than Americans.

Paul Kiel: Federal Law Leaves Soldiers Vulnerable

July 2014

Soldiers struggle to find substantive legal recourse against high-cost lender USA Discounters.

Robert Reich: The Irrelevance of Corporate Nationality

July 2014

Corporate nationality is whatever a corporation decides it is.

Joshua Akers and John Patrick Leary: Detroit on $1 Million a Day

July 2014

A response to Ben Austen's "Detroit Through Rose-Colored Glasses."

Naomi Oreskes: Wishful Thinking About Natural Gas

July 2014

Why fossil fuels can’t solve the problems created by fossil fuels.

Kate Webb: The Individual Complexity of Eleanor Marx

July 2014

How we remember the woman at the heart of one of the nineteenth century’s most important collective movements.

Jay Walljasper: Squashing Municipal Broadband

July 2014

Why are state legislatures and congressional Republicans objecting to municipal broadband networks?

Peter van Buren: Dead Is Dead

July 2014

Drone-killing the Fifth Amendment.

Penny Guisinger: Route Nine, Bangor to Lubec

July 2014

There’s drunk driving, and then there’s hungover driving.

Jonathan Schell: The Path to a New 1914?

July 2014

How America chose war after 9/11.

Blair Hickman: Lessons Learned Investigating Unpaid Internships

July 2014

Though the intern economy remains opaque, dialogue about the role of interns in the labor force—and protections they deserve—is beginning to take shape.

Rachel Riederer: Celebrate Corporate Personhood!

July 2014

An address to mark the Freedom Summer of the corporate civil rights movement.

Nikole Hannah-Jones: Segregation Now

July 2014

A federal judge in Alabama says a local school board has failed to meet the legal mandate to integrate.

Dunya Mikhail: Flashed Through Exile

July 2014

The poet talks with Jeannie Vanasco about leaving Iraq, working around censorship, and the work she’s most excited about now.

Tom Engelhardt: The Age of Impunity

July 2014

What a moment it is! For the national security state and the corporate sector.

Richard Falk: The Time has Come

July 2014

Do Israel's military operations against Gaza constitute war crimes?

Kevin Thomas: Books, Comics, and the Procrustean Bed

July 2014

Andrew Rose interviews cartoonist/reviewer Kevin Thomas on distilling 1,000 pages into nine graphic panels.

Abrahm Lustgarten: California Halts Injection of Fracking Waste, Warning it May Be Contaminating Aquifers

July 2014

State’s drought has forced farmers to rely on groundwater, even as California aquifers have been intentionally polluted.

Jay Walljasper: The Conservative Case for a Commons Way of Life

July 2014

Distributism seeks community power.

Dahr Jamail: A Nation on the Brink

July 2014

How America's policies sealed Iraq's fate.

Richard Falk: No Exit from Gaza

July 2014

The international community's failure to protect innocent Gazans is appalling.

Editors’ Picks: Rum and Longing

July 2014

Summer reads to savor.

Todd Miller: Border Wars in the Homeland

July 2014

The Fourth Amendment has been the biggest casualty of US Customs and Border Patrol's post-9/11 militarization.

Robert Reich: The Rise of the Non-Working Rich

July 2014

We’re on the cusp of the largest inter-generational wealth transfer in history.

Chris Wallace: Bathtub Revelations

July 2014

On a regimen of twice-daily baths and the life lessons learned therein.

Sally Wen Mao: Xianning

July 2014

Flash Fiction: Then she drew his legs. She skipped the body because that moment she forgot that men had bodies – chests, torsos, bellies and all.

Shelly Taylor: Shattered Language

July 2014

Erica Wright talks with a poet who didn’t set out to write about war.

Selvedin Avdić: A Great War Library

June 2014

The books behind the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand---and the men who read them.