FurtherReading

This is a curated list of articles I find especially important, timely, interesting and sometimes funny. It’s organized by subject area and then chronologically with the most recent at top. I also have a list of Recommended Books.

Capitalism, Socialism & Working-Class Politics

‘Is Trump a Fascist?’ ‘Are Workers Going to the Right?’
The Militant ▫︎ December 26, 2016

Election Reflects Effects on Workers of Capitalist Crisis
The Militant ▫︎ November 21, 2016

Slow-Burning Capitalist Depression Wreaks Havoc on Working People
The Militant ▫︎ August 22, 2016

The 1% vs. The 99%: The Actual Class Relations in Capitalist Society
The Militant ▫︎ May 14, 2012

The Clinton’s Antilabor Legacy: Roots of the 2008 World Financial Crisis
The Militant ▫︎ June 16, 2008

Fascism: What It Is and How To Fight It
The Militant ▫︎ May 19, 2003

Climate Change

UN Warns of ‘Biological Annihilation’ as the 6th Extinction Event Unfolds on Our Planet
Business Insider ▫︎ May 6, 2019

Insect Collapse: ‘We Are Destroying Our Life Support Systems’
The Guardian ▫︎ January 15, 2019

The Decade We Almost Stopped Climate Change
New York Times Magazine ▫︎ August 1, 2018

The Point of No Return: Climate Change Nightmares Are Already Here
Rolling Stone ▫︎ August 5, 2015

Democratic Rights, Free Speech & Civil Discourse

Attacks on Political Events Are Blow to Workers’ Rights
The Militant ▫︎ April 10, 2017

Jew-Hatred, Attacks on Free Speech Threat to Working Class
The Militant ▫︎ December 7, 2015

Democrats, Republicans & Trump

Yale Psychiatrist on ‘The Dangerous Case of Donald Trump’
The Globe Post ▫︎ April 8, 2019

Trump Will Have Blood on His Hands
Bret Stephens
New York Times ▫︎ August 3, 2018

Mike Pence, Holy Terror
Frank Bruni
New York Times ▫︎ July 28, 2018

Donald Trump’s Racism: The Definitive List, Updated
New York Times ▫︎ January 15, 2018

Trump’s Lies
New York Times ▫︎ December 14, 2017

Calling Trump a ‘Fascist’ Disorients the Working Class
The Militant ▫︎ February 20, 2017

Donald Trump’s Many Business Failures, Explained
Newsweek ▫︎ August 2, 2016

Is Donald Trump Racist? Here’s What the Record Shows
Fortune ▫︎ June 7, 2016

Hate, Racism & White Nationalism

Hate Is So Much Bigger Than Trump
Frank Bruni
New York Times ▫︎ August 10, 2019

Abraham Lincoln’s Warning
The Atlantic ▫︎ July 4, 2018

The Death of Christianity in the U.S.
Baptist News Global ▫︎ November 13, 2017

A Long-Lost Manuscript Contains a Searing Eyewitness Account of the Tulsa Race Massacre of 1921
Smithsonian.com ▫︎ May 27, 2016

Immigration

Did the Obama Administration Separate Families?
FactCheck.org ▫︎ June 20, 2018

Bush: ‘No Mass Deportations’, Clinton: ‘Build Wall Along Border’
The Militant ▫︎ May 8, 2006

Mental Health

My Name is Wil Wheaton. I Live with Chronic Depression and Generalized Anxiety. I Am Not Ashamed.
Medium ▫︎ June 1, 2018

Spirituality, Meditation & Mindfulness

The Practice of One Thing at a Time
ZenHabits.net ▫︎ March 13, 2017