Trump’s vitriolic attempt to smear criticism of Israel as anti-Semitism is nothing new. This excellent column from 1991 refutes the claim decisively.
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With Christine Blasey Ford testifying at Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearings for the country’s top court, the #MeToo movement has made a quantum leap. This 1992 column by Clara Fraser, a year after Anita Hill’s brave coming forward against Clarence Thomas, calls on women to catapult themselves onto the mainstage of history.
On the 30th anniversary of the acquittal of the cops who battered Rodney King, the message of this 1992 article still resounds.
Guerry Hoddersen reflects on a 1993 conference in tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. and the civil rights movement held on the 25th anniversary of his assassination.
From 2001, an accessible Marxist explanation of stock market volatility and its relationship to recession, the Federal Reserve Board, and unemployment.
From 2002: Anti-Semitism and opposition to Zionism are two different things — a crucial distinction to make when critics of Israel are branded automatically as bigots.
From 2004, concrete proposals for challenging the lockdown of the two ruling-class parties over the U.S. electoral system.
In 2021, it’s still not too late! But time is short.
From 2005, a look at healthcare disparities – acutely exposed today because of the Covid pandemic – and prescriptions for change.
Panic, angst, and hand-wringing over losing “centrist” judge Sandra Day O’Connor.