Is Bernie Sanders Electable? (11/19/19)

The Life and Times of Jimmy Hoffa (10/30/19)

Capitalism and Existential Despair (9/7/19)

A review of Beaten Down, Worked Up (9/2/19)

It's Important to Always Ignore Thomas Friedman (7/25/19)

Political Correctness Is Getting Out of Hand (7/5/19)

An interview by Mohsen Abelmoumen (7/4/19)

Emergentism, a Partial Solution to the Mind-Body Problem (6/28/19) [written in 2007]

Renewable Energy Is Not the Answer; Nuclear Is (6/17/19)

It's Time to Embrace Nuclear Energy (6/8/19)

A Review of The Socialist Manifesto, by Bhaskar Sunkara (6/6/19)

The Coming of American Fascism, 1920-1940 (4/26/19)

Free Speech, Hassan Nasrallah, and Other Victims of Internet Censorship (1/26/19)

An Ode to Chomsky (11/30/18)

"Shelter Men": Life in Chicago's Public Shelters during the Great Depression (11/18)

Time to Vote Against the Greater Evil? (10/30/18)

On the Use and Abuse of Rage for Life (10/11/18)

Two Cheers for the Decline of the Middle Class (9/19/18)

The Working Class Strikes Back (8/27/18)

An Updated and Improved Marxism (8/15/18)

On "Bullshit Jobs" (8/14/18)

Capitalism vs. Freedom (8/7/18)

The History of the Workers' Unemployment Insurance Bill (8/3/18)

Thoughts on Overcoming Despair (7/25/18)

Glimmers of Hope: The Death of the Old and Arrival of the Young (7/5/18)

The American Oligarchy: A Book Review (7/3/18)

Imprisoned for a Day: A Personal Reflection (6/27/18)

To Be or Not to Be? That's the Question (6/15/18)

The Stupefying Mediocrity of Barack Obama (6/6/18)

The Significance and Shortcomings of Karl Marx (5/23/18) 

Junot Diaz and the Rot That is Bourgeois Culture (5/7/18)

Our Passive Society (5/4/18)

Privatization is Killing Us: Dispatches from the War on Society (5/2/18)

Popular Radicalism in the 1930s: The History of the Workers' Unemployment Insurance Bill (2/2018)

The Necessity of a Moral Revolution (8/8/17)

Rethinking the Concept of Revolution (8/4/17)

Optimism in the Face of Crisis: How the Left Will Win (7/2/17)

The Revolutionary Possibilities of the New Economy (6/13/17) [Also here]

On the Necessity of Marxian Methods of Scholarship (5/17)

Rethinking the Marxist Conception of Revolution (5/2/17)

Communism and Human Nature (3/14/17)

The Founding Fathers: "Neoliberals" Avant le Mot (3/7/17) 

Liberal Faux-Outrage over Freedom of Speech (6/2/16)

Homeless in Chicago: Echoes of the Great Depression (4/26/16) 

The Dismal and Hopeful Future (7/22/15)

The Value of Noam Chomsky (5/22/15)

The Anarchist Element in Human Nature (5/12/15)

In Kitsch We Trust (5/8/15)

Thoughts on the 70th Anniversary of the End of the Holocaust, Part 2 (5/6/15)

Thoughts on the 70th Anniversary of the End of the Holocaust, Part 1 (5/4/15)

The Historic Potential of the Fight for $15 (5/1/15)

The Future of the Left, and the Logic of History (4/24/15)

When the Government Views Its Own Population as the Enemy (4/3/15)

The Value of the Humanities (9/15/14)

Why Are We Privileged People Unhappy? (10/30/07)

The Importance of Activism (10/15/07)

Karl Marx
Industrial Workers of the World
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Unemployed men in the Great Depression

NOTES OF AN UNDERGROUND HUMANIST

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