Tom Dispatch

Tom Dispatch - 2020-07-05 - Original post - cached version

“Up to a few months ago, Ben Suc was a prosperous village of some thirty-five hundred people...”

Tom Dispatch - 2020-07-02 - Original post - cached version

The news that President Trump is planning to stage a “massive fireworks display” before a sizeable crowd on Independence Day eve...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-06-30 - Original post - cached version

You know that feeling when you trip on the street and instantly sense that you’re about to crash hard and there’s no way to prevent it...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-06-28 - Original post - cached version

In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, Washington has initiated its largest spending binge in history...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-06-25 - Original post - cached version

Let’s assume that Donald Trump loses the election in November...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-06-23 - Original post - cached version

In the wake of the police killing of George Floyd, Americans are finally -- or is it once again? -- confronting the racism that afflicts this country and extends into just about every corner of our national life...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-06-21 - Original post - cached version

Recently, in this Black Lives Matter protest moment, my five-year-old son looked at me and asked, “Mommy, where did all the brown people go? Did the police here shoot them?”

Tom Dispatch - 2020-06-18 - Original post - cached version

Let me rant for a moment. I don’t do it often, maybe ever...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-06-16 - Original post - cached version

In 1964, an 18-year-old New York Military Academy first baseman named Don Trump slammed a game-winning home run against Cornwall High School that perked the interest of scouts for the Philadelphia Phillies and the Boston Red Sox...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-06-14 - Original post - cached version

They were relegated to the protest equivalent of a ghetto...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-06-11 - Original post - cached version

America’s pundits and politicians have largely concluded that a new Cold War with China -- a period of intense hostility and competition falling just short of armed combat -- has started...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-06-09 - Original post - cached version

It was a bare-knuckle brawl of the first order...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-06-07 - Original post - cached version

From their front porches, regular citizens watched a cordon of cops sweep down their peaceful street in Minneapolis, Minnesota...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-06-04 - Original post - cached version

In the summer of 1995, when I was 18, I started visiting Tent City, a temporary encampment in an abandoned lot in northeast Philadelphia.

Tom Dispatch - 2020-06-02 - Original post - cached version

These days, teaching graduating college seniors has me, as the Brits would say in the London Underground, “minding the gap.”

Tom Dispatch - 2020-05-31 - Original post - cached version

Class of 2020, wherever you are, I had planned to address you on this graduation day. But how can I?

Tom Dispatch - 2020-05-28 - Original post - cached version

Many economists believe that a recession is already underway...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-05-26 - Original post - cached version

Covid-19, an ongoing global human tragedy, may have at least one silver lining...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-05-21 - Original post - cached version

There’s a meme that appears now and then on Facebook and other social media: “Those who don’t study history are doomed to repeat it. Yet those who do study history are doomed to stand by helplessly while everyone else repeats it...”

Tom Dispatch - 2020-05-19 - Original post - cached version

This spring, the novel coronavirus pandemic has raised the issue of the relationship between the blindest kind of religious faith and rational skepticism -- this time in two countries that think of themselves as polar opposites and enemies: Supreme Leader Ali Khameini’s Iran and Donald Trump’s...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-05-12 - Original post - cached version

“Every day is a copy of a copy of a copy...”

Tom Dispatch - 2020-05-05 - Original post - cached version

The 75th anniversary of Nazi Germany’s surrender in May 1945 ought to prompt thoughtful reflection...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-05-03 - Original post - cached version

At this moment of unprecedented crisis, you might think that those not overcome by the economic and mortal consequences of the coronavirus would be asking, “What can we do to help?”

Tom Dispatch - 2020-04-30 - Original post - cached version

“Be assured of one thing: whichever candidate you choose at the polls in November, you aren’t just electing a president of the United States; you are also electing an assassin-in-chief...”

Tom Dispatch - 2020-04-28 - Original post - cached version

Energy analysts have long assumed that, given time, growing international concern over climate change would result in a vast restructuring of the global energy enterprise.

Tom Dispatch - 2020-04-26 - Original post - cached version

Historically, in hyper-crises, local and global systems can change fundamentally...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-04-23 - Original post - cached version

My dad came from Brooklyn, which meant I was a Brooklyn Dodgers fan from the start.

Tom Dispatch - 2020-04-21 - Original post - cached version

My mom contracted polio when she was 14.

Tom Dispatch - 2020-04-19 - Original post - cached version

My partner and I have been fighting about politics since we met in 1965.

Tom Dispatch - 2020-04-16 - Original post - cached version

In retrospect, it’s no surprise that, after the election of Donald Trump in 2016, dystopian fiction enjoyed a spike in popularity...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-04-14 - Original post - cached version

Let me quote a Trumpian figure from long ago, Henry Ford...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-04-12 - Original post - cached version

The Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV-2) virus, which causes Covid-19, seemed to emerge from deepest history, from the Black Death of the 14th century and the “Spanish Flu” of 1918...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-04-09 - Original post - cached version

Every West Point class votes on an official motto...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-04-07 - Original post - cached version

Last month, Donald Trump retweeted a doctored photo of himself playing the fiddle that was labeled “My next piece is called: nothing can stop what’s coming”...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-04-05 - Original post - cached version

To say that these are unprecedented times would be the understatement of the century...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-04-02 - Original post - cached version

As the coronavirus sweeps across the planet, leaving death and mayhem in its wake, many theories are being expounded to explain its ferocity...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-03-31 - Original post - cached version

Before I found myself “sheltering in place,” this article was to be about women’s actions around the world to mark March 8th, International Women’s Day...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-03-29 - Original post - cached version

My dad was born in 1917. Somehow, he survived the Spanish Flu pandemic of 1918-1919, but an outbreak of whooping cough in 1923 claimed his baby sister, Clementina...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-03-26 - Original post - cached version

Americans are facing “A Spring Unlike Any Before.” So warned a front-page headline in the March 13th New York Times...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-03-24 - Original post - cached version

The other morning, walking at the edge of a local park, I caught sight of a beautiful red cardinal, the first bird I ever saw some 63 years ago...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-03-22 - Original post - cached version

As each of my husband’s Navy submarine deployments came to an end, local spouses would e-mail me about the ship’s uncertain date of return...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-03-19 - Original post - cached version

Last October, a group of eight Apache attack and CH-47 Chinook helicopters carrying U.S. commandos roared out of an airfield in Iraq...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-03-17 - Original post - cached version

Every month, it seems, brings a new act in the Trump administration’s war on the media...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-03-15 - Original post - cached version

However ambitious President Barack Obama's domestic plans, one unacknowledged issue has the potential to destroy any reform efforts he might launch...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-03-12 - Original post - cached version

Whether you’re invested in the stock market or not, you’ve likely noticed that it’s been on a roller coaster lately...

Tom Dispatch - 2020-03-10 - Original post - cached version

Bizarrely enough, the spate of phone calls from recruiters began a couple of years ago...


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