Foreign Affairs

Code Red: Code Pink’s Incredibly Lame Explanation for its Maduro Lovefest

Yesterday I published a piece, "Supporting Rancid Old Oligarchs: Code Pink, Max Blumenthal, Ben Norton and other 'Revolutionary Heroes' Travel to Venezuela...

Supporting Rancid Old Oligarchs: Code Pink, Max Blumenthal, Ben Norton and...

I oppose U.S. efforts at regime change because they are doomed to failure and always, without exception, represent American efforts to win...

The Management of Perfidy: Louis Proyect Slams Max Blumenthal’s Lazy Journalism...

The underlying goal of the book is to demonstrate that Syria is just another “regime change” operation that the author hopes to forestall. You’d think that after 8 years with the regime still intact, it might be obvious that this was never the goal but let’s leave that aside.

The Management of Perfidy: Louis Proyect Slams Max Blumenthal’s Lazy Journalism...

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No Love Lost Tween Hannah Arendt and Raul Hilberg!

There's a quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson about heroes: “Every hero becomes a bore at last.” There is a betrayal in story of one such bore, Hannah Arendt, and it is mostly well known—not by most of the public: Arendt had plagiarized her key work on Eichmann, Jewish leadership under the Nazis, and totalitarianism, from another Jewish scholar, the late Raul Hilberg, the very first person to do a serious study of the Holocaust of European Jews.

Could Mayor Pete Be Any Whiter?

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This isn't about assimilation versus liberation, it's a much more vanilla-scented affair...

Orwell versus Hitler: Not That Much Difference

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On the face of it this is not too ridiculous a claim...

We Have Mother Jones to Thank for Michael Moore

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Ken Silverstein wrote an important piece earlier this week about the detestable behavior of Mother Jones, which gave a pass to pedophile...

Buy This Book: Six Questions for Mark Pavlick, Caroline Luft and...

Mark Pavlick and Caroline Luft have just published an essential collection, published by Haymarket Books, entitled "The United States, Southeast Asia, and...

A Trip Down Memory Lane: The U.S. Media and the Forgotten...

I'll be running shortly an interview with Mark Pavlick and Caroline Luft about a collection of stories they edited, "The United States,...