If we don’t need laws since only law-abiding people obey them, why do we need laws at all?
Comment Europeans Fight Back
On the Line
Ruth Conniff reveals the biases of Mitt Romney.
| Do you—do I—say no to Obama?
Peruvians Face Off Against Newmont Mining Bill Weinberg
Protesters have had to battle both the U.S.-based company and their own government.
Libya, One Year Later Reese Erlich
Militias are the power centers, while Washington pushes privatization.
1st Person Singular
Living in Holland, I've been surprised by the hostility in the U.S. toward requiring everyone to buy into the health care system. I've experienced it firsthand, and I'm completely satisfied.
Susan Douglas | The new GOP initiative to attract women is stunningly cynical.
Greenwald vs. Goliath Michael Atkinson
The progressive filmmaker takes on the Koch brothers in his new venture.
| “It is the women who bring humanity to the table,” says the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize winner.
Dave Zirin chronicles the fate of a Palestinian soccer player.
Will Durst marvels at the GOP’s care less approach.
Poem Natalie Shapero
Books Matthew Rothschild reviews Pete Seeger: His Life in His Own Words, selected and edited by Rob and Sam Rosenthal.
Jim Hightower replaces the Dow Jones average with the Doug Jones average.