A Ukrainian woman in a winter coat looks down at her large brown and black dog as they stand in front of a small pink house that has been damaged by artillery fire with debris from the destroyed housing surrounding them.

When Peace Had a Chance in Ukraine

Nov 1, 2022
"The Minsk II Accords", excerpt from "War in Ukraine: Making Sense of a Senseless Conflict" by Media Benjamin and Nicolas J.S. Davies. Looks at the backstory to the launch of Russia's war.
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Herbert Marcuse’s Philosophy of Liberation

Mar 1, 2020
A new graphic biography may herald a revival of interest in the most perceptive Marxist critic of his time.

The Deadly Myth of the Border

Jan 12, 2020
Greg Grandin’s latest book questions what is treated as inevitable when it comes to the U.S.-Mexico border.