Articles 2017-04-25T13:35:57+00:00

A listing of original articles by Paul Street, also published in other sites as noted.

Impeach the U.S. Constitution

Truthdig, June 10, 2017  I am always darkly amused when I hear one of my fellow Americans call for a return from our current “deep state” plutocracy and empire to the supposedly benevolent and democratic rules [...]

Some Summer Sacrilege June 9, 2017 by Paul Street Summer’s here and the time is right for sacrilege in the streets.  Here are eleven blasphemous thoughts for the current Russo-phobic season, likely to be a real carbon-cooked scorcher. [...]

Obama: a Hollow Man Filled With Ruling Class Ideas

Counterpunch, June 2, 2017 A “Hollow” Man Who Was “Unwilling to Fight the Good Fight” What on Earth motivated the Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and law professor David J. Garrow to write an incredibly detailed 1078-page [...]

Beyond Neoliberal Identity Politics

Counterpunch, May 24, 2017 Last year,  Daniel Denvir insightfully described Hilary Clinton’s political strategy as “peak neoliberalism, where a distorted version of identity politics is used to defend an oligarchy and a national security state, celebrating diversity in the [...]