Arresting Our Way to ‘Justice’

So the next time you find yourself thinking idly that there oughta be a law—against not giving up your seat on a bus to someone who needs it more, or playing loud music in a public place, or panhandling—stop for a moment and think again. Yes, such things can be...

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Police Killings Won’t Stop

State-administered violence is all that lies between the corporate state and widespread unrest. The power elites know it. They also know that as this unrest begins to define the white underclass, the legal and physical shackles perfected for poor people of color can easily be expanded. Rights in America have...

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How Veterans Are Losing the War at Home

As real veterans’ organizations wise up to what’s going on, they will undoubtedly stand against the false “freedom” of a Koch brothers-style “transformation” of the VA system. The rest of us should stand with them. The plutocrats who corrupted veterans’ health care and now want to shut it down, and...

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