Garrison Keillor: I was the boss of a business for a while and it’s nice to have the big office with the walnut credenza but then you realize that you are the focal point of everyone’s unhappiness
Archives for January 6, 2020
Nick Turse: It’s a strange fact of our moment that President Trump has claimed to have “plans” (or “a method”) for annihilating millions of innocent people, possibly most of the population of Afghanistan.
IRENE MONROE: While the current UMC will allow LGBTQ marriages and clergy, the impending split will create a new “traditionalist Methodist” denomination, allowing outright discrimination and denunciation of LGBTQ people in the name of God.
Slava Zilber: Through his irresponsible and illegal actions Trump may yet throw the world into World War III. We can expect countermeasures both from Iran and Iraq.
resident Trump says he ordered the U.S. drone attack that killed Iranian Gen. Qasem Soleimani because the terrorism mastermind was planning “imminent and sinister attacks” on Americans Maybe Trump is telling the truth. But I can think of 15,413 (and counting) reasons why a lot of Americans wonder if he’s not. Fifteen-K-plus is how many documented […]
W.J Astore: Peace is often presented as a fantasy embraced by soft-hearted people. War, by comparison, is a harsh reality embraced by hard-headed realists, or so we’re told.
Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J. S. Davies: U.S. officials and corporate media are falsely painting Kata’ib Hezbollah and the PMUs as independent, renegade Iranian-backed militias in Iraq, but they are really an official part of the Iraq security forces.
Dabbing is the method of smoking cannabis concentrates like wax and shatter. It’s the vaporization of concentrates that have been made using butane or carbon dioxide.