The recent teachers' strike is a reminder of the period of more open class struggle in the United States.

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When you see an immigrant or a foreign visitor, especially from a Muslim country, should your first thought be that you might be looking at a possible terrorist?

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You want to see “blowback” in action? That's easy enough...

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Imagine for a moment a scheme in which American taxpayers were taken to the cleaners to the tune of hundreds of billions of dollars and there was barely a hint of criticism or outrage...

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If you’re having trouble sleeping thanks to, well, you know who... you’re not alone...

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I was teaching the day the airplanes hit the World Trade Center...

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Think of it as the chicken-or-the-egg question for the ages: Do very real threats to the United States inadvertently benefit the military-industrial complex or does the national security state, by its very nature, conjure up inflated threats to feed that defense machine? 

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The one thing you could say about empires is that, at or near their height, they have always represented a principle of order as well as domination...

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