Get Truthdig's headlines in your inbox!
VIDEO: Edward Snowden: When You Monitor Everyone, You Understand Nothing -- and That Has to Change
An Exclusive Excerpt From 'Trade Is War'
'Left, Right & Center': Patriot Act, Biker Shootout and Minimum Wage
VIDEO: How to Reinvent Education to Save the Economy
Islamic State Beheaded Dozens in Palmyra, but How Strategic Is the City?
By Alan Abramowitz
By James H. Cone
By Alexander Reed Kelly
A viral video adaptation of a commencement speech given in 2005 by the hugely influential late American author reaches for a healing vision of a common humanity amid the relentless crushings of a capitalized and corporatized society.
A new biography, “Every Love Story Is a Ghost Story,” has collected fascinating details of David Foster Wallace’s life, but fails to examine his development as a writer.
View the most popular tags overall?
Posted on May 23, 2015
A Progressive Journal of News and Opinion
Publisher Zuade Kaufman | Editor Robert Scheer
© 2015 Truthdig, LLC. All rights reserved.
Website development by Hop Studios