Articles by: Steve Fraser

 From the Salem Witch Hunt to Conspirator-in-Chief Donald Trump

 From the Salem Witch Hunt to Conspirator-in-Chief Donald Trump

News is “faked”; elections are “rigged”; a “deep state” plots a “coup”; Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died suspiciously in bed with a pillow over his face; aides of ex-president Barack Obama conspire to undermine foreign policy from a “war room”; Obama himself was a Muslim mole; the National Park Service lied about the size of the crowd at the president’s inauguration;[Read More…]

by October 16, 2020 World
The Great Depression and the Climate Crisis, New Deals Then and Now

The Great Depression and the Climate Crisis, New Deals Then and Now

“We are in a new era to which I do not belong,” ex-President Calvin Coolidge confided to a close friend on a cold December day in 1932 when the country and the world were already in the depths of the Great Depression. A few weeks later, he punctuated that melancholic thought by dying. Coolidge was right. Within months of his death, President[Read More…]

by October 18, 2019 Counter Solutions