Beverly Gologorsky's new book is "a rare working-class novel ... about the 2007-2009 foreclosure crisis and how it hit not those 'too big to fail,' but those too small not to be clobbered by it," writes TomDispatch editor Tom Engelhardt.
The only thing our leaders and generals have seemed capable of doing, starting from the day after the 9/11 attacks, is more or less the same thing with the same dismal results, again and again.
Soon after the author of "Trump U" started working for Donald Trump, he realized he was part of an appalling con game.
"California Comeback" is an examination of the struggle between the regressive vision of Donald Trump and the progressive vision of Gov. Brown.
Truthdig writer Paisley Rekdal's book-length essay will be released in September.