Opinion

                
  • Freedom Ride building solidarity and unity

    Freedom Ride building solidarity and unity

    August 15, 2003

    Opinion As the Immigrant Workers Freedom Ride travels through 81 cities across the country, the impact is sure to reverberate far and wide. Already, organizing rallies are creating new bonds among a broad cross section of...

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  • War theater of the absurd

    War theater of the absurd

    August 7, 2003

    Opinion According to Senator John Warner (R-Va.), the new Pentagon “terrorism futures market” will be “immediately disestablished.” This is a reassuring thought, given the idiocy and ridiculousness of the idea in the first place. The Pentagon...

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  • Bushs clear sky lies

    Bushs clear sky lies

    August 1, 2003

    Opinion It might seem like a long way from the dangerous streets of Baghdad to the smog-laden cities of the United States, but the two share one thing in common: both have been the subject of...

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  • Some modest advice for the Democratic candidate

    Some modest advice for the Democratic candidate

    August 1, 2003

    Opinion I’d like to offer some friendly advice to whoever ends up as the Democratic Party candidate for President – a word or two to the wise, so to speak. First off, a history lesson: In...

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  • The military privatization scam

    The military privatization scam

    August 1, 2003

    Opinion Here in sunny San Diego, a petty officer from Chicago told me sailors now have to pay $7 a day from their basic allowance for subsistence (BAS) for the luxury of eating that good ol’...

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