Mainstream columnists’ justification of Israeli violence against Palestinian protesters sounds a lot like condemnations of black civil rights activists five decades ago.
Branko Marcetic is an editorial assistant at Jacobin. He lives in Auckland, New Zealand.
Rich people today mostly post Instagram photos of themselves. They used to sometimes do left-wing politics too.
The Russian Facebook ads that destroyed American democracy have now been released. Try not to laugh — it’s serious business.
We’ve read Chasing Hillary so you didn’t have to. The Clinton campaign was even worse than we thought.
A look at James Comey’s tough-on-crime career shows that his worst scandals had nothing to do with Hillary Clinton’s emails.
The WWE teamed up with Saudi Arabia last weekend to whitewash the country's brutal autocracy.
The “fake news” hysteria is unleashing a wave of free-speech crackdowns worldwide.
Millionaires, mediocrities and militarists — a sneak preview of the Democratic Party’s new fall lineup.
John Bolton has spent his long career doing one thing: trying to start wars. Now that he’s Trump’s national security advisor, he can.
Cambridge Analytica hijacked our online data to help elect Donald Trump. It’s an outrage — but it’s nothing new.
The US, not Russia, pioneered the use of state-sponsored social media manipulation.
The National Endowment for Democracy is a vehicle for Putin-style foreign meddling. Yet some liberals are now bemoaning Trump’s assault on the organization.
West Virginia has been the site of mass labor militancy many times before. Here are some of the highlights.
Obama had a “scandal-free” presidency, liberals say. It’s true — but only because in Washington, scandalous behavior is par for the course.
Piece by piece, conservatives have dismantled US abortion rights.
Liberal conspiracy theorists are using Russiagate to smear Bernie Sanders and Jill Stein. How long until they come for you?
Resistance leader? Not really. Democratic congressman Adam Schiff personifies the link between foreign policy hawks and deep-pocketed defense contractors.
Republican grandstanding against Trump while backing nearly all of his policies isn’t resistance — it’s just a cynical PR move.
Centrist Democrats embraced identity politics in the 2016 election. Surprise, surprise — they’re now working to keep diverse candidates out who threaten their power.
Researchers have discovered trillions of dollars in unexplained military spending. We might never find out where it went.