What’s Happening: Trump Harm Reduction

Writers, mostly on the left, sort through the static for something intelligent to say about the Trump Administration.

Commercial Caring

21st century capitalism moves quickly and ruthlessly. Nothing enters the public consciousness which does not draw the attention of marketers and publicists (the eyes and ears of the leviathan). Wherever there is a commodity to be exploited, capitalism is always already there. I’m a little surprised by my own surprise when I realized how fast the … Continued

What’s Happening?

If you didn’t vote––fine by me. If you voted third party––that’s cool too, and if it helps you can imagine that we lost because they hated us more than we hated them. Don’t get too wrapped up in that fantasy though. The real reason we lost is that we didn’t listen to each other, we all … Continued