Politics

Police Arrested More People for Marijuana Last Year Than All Violent Crime Combined

FBI data reveals more people are arrested for cannabis possession than all violent crimes ...

What Could Go Wrong? Plenty.

The conventional assumptions are remarkably rosy: the "recovery" is V-shaped in all the ways ...

Government of Disease, by Disease

These pre-existing conditions have been made horribly apparent as the American Body Social has ...

The Machine Needs Violence to Further Justify Oppression

Violence gives the state license to brutalize its own citizens on a massive scale. ...

How is This Fucking Buffoon Our President?

It is hard to believe that the shitshow debates of 2016 could be made ...

The Road to Nowhere: Whatever Can’t Be Politicized Ceases to Exist

The essence of any Totalitarian society is the politicization of everything, as everything must ...

The Culture of American Authoritarianism

Most recently, right-wing extremist groups “Patriot Prayer” and the “Proud Boys” made good their ...

Suffer Not a Catholic to Live

In the rough and tumble world of editorial byline, the folks who are worth ...