Month: October 2019

From impeachment to Blackwater

From impeachment to Blackwater

The Nation's media critic Eric Alterman contextualizes the Trump-impeachment news through the lens of three new books. "In his book American Carnage, Tim Alberta, a former reporter for National Review now with Politico, tells a straightforward tale, albeit one...

The Illusion of Saving the World

The Illusion of Saving the World

CounterPunch At the end of this month, as you probably know by now, an extraordinary hoopla event will descend on Manhattan in the form of a “Climate Action Summit,” summoned by UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres, to get the nations of the world finally to take...