Trump’s failed efforts to cover up the scale of the epidemic in the United States is why a complete economic shutdown was necessary in the first place…
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Three weeks ago, dear reader, I had a stroke. Believe me, I was surprised as you are. On an inauspicious Friday, I went to bed at two in the morning, a…
In this week’s Long Version I cite my fellow Substacker Emily Atkin, whose newsletter, Heated, has become an indispensable daily read on the most urgent…
It is happening here. Now what are we going to do about it?
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After four years, I’m finally nearing the end of writing my book about Maj. Gen. Smedley Butler and the making and breaking of America’s global empire…
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Everyone has the same question right now: Why isn’t this over yet? Jeremy Konyndyk, who led the U.S. government response to the 2014 Ebola outbreak, has…
Can we get Isaac Chotiner to do these instead?
Nonviolent protest is just a tactic; a means to an end. The ultimate goal of any protest is to force those in power to change, or go.