David Simon interviews Richard Price
By Ellen Wiles, including an interview with Win Tin
Neelanjana Banerjee interviews Nayomi Munaweera
Bryce T. Bauer interviews Sharon Zukin
By Leslie Baum
By Darrell Hartman
By Lillian Li
By Teresa Milbrodt
By Gabrielle Bates
By Khalym Kari Burke-Thomas
FROM THE GUERNICA DAILY
Dilip Hiro: Afghanistan’s China CardApril 2015
The U.S. is losing the great game in Afghanistan.
Charles Ornstein: Medicare Spent $4.5 Billion on New Hepatitis C Drugs Last YearApril 2015
Medicare spent $4.5 billion on new Hepatitis C drugs last year.
Rob Spillman: Satire and Macro-AggressionsMarch 2015
Readpolitik: Paul Beatty’s The Sellout skewers the idea of “post-racial” society.
Paul Kiel: Feds Put Forward New Payday Rules as Lenders Scramble to Evade ThemMarch 2015
New rules put forward by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau would have a major impact on the high-cost loan industry. But if history is any guide, lenders will quickly find some loopholes.
Richard Falk: Change v. Continuity in the PhilippinesMarch 2015
On returning to the Philippines, the Marcos family, and “reconciliation without truth.”
William Hartung: Your Money at War EverywhereMarch 2015
Military strategy? Who needs it?
Matt Waters: Memories of the FutureMarch 2015
A visit to the 9/11 Museum that lasts much longer than visiting hours.
Michael Grabell: California Workers’ Comp Law Gets Criticism, Praise at Senate HearingMarch 2015
Some hearing witnesses say the 2012 reform law had unintended consequences.