Three Days of Joy

FoxedNews Breaking: Palestinians set off fireworks and sing joyous songs to celebrate the opening of US embassy in Jerusalem. Over 50 die of excitement. And that was on day 1, on Monday.... Read more »

Gitlin’s Unafraid of the FBI. For Good Reason

First published in American Prospect: http://prospect.org/blog/tapped/worried-about-fbi-no Worried About the FBI? No. BY TODD GITLIN | APR 12, 2018 The night after the news broke about the FBI collecting material from Trump lawyer Michael Cohen’s... Read more »

Stories of Wine Labels

If you thought that you could just make any liquid and sell it as wine, you were wrong. In fact wine labeling is not a joke. Here’s the story: You can’t just... Read more »

The New Book of Revelations — America After Weinstein — According to Gitlin

Making distinctions is part of the fine art of justice – First published here: http://billmoyers.com/story/new-book-revelations-america-weinstein/. BY TODD GITLIN | NOVEMBER 30, 2017 The New Book of Revelations — America After Weinstein Victims of sexual harassment,... Read more »

Gitlin’s Fakebook inside the Facebook

What to do about a global info-and-disinfo pipeline, and who can do it? BY TODD GITLIN | NOVEMBER 7, 2017 –First published here: http://billmoyers.com/story/fakebook-inside-facebook/# The Fakebook Inside Facebook Mark Zuckerberg’s original Facebook profile. (Photo by Niall... Read more »

Gitlin’s Warning on The Unending State of Emergency

The shocks are not normal, and order will not be restored: first published here http://billmoyers.com/story/unending-state-emergency/ BY TODD GITLIN | OCTOBER 16, 2017 The Unending State of Emergency       Media. (Photo by russell davies/ flickr CC... Read more »

The WeekholeView on the Petty and the Paltry United States of America

Life is a rollercoaster, unless we are talking about Trump’s life. And his is pure screaming. Because no one seems intent in discarding the old fool. No one. But us. Here are the new... Read more »

Get Ready for the AfterTrump with a 7-Minute Workout

Tired of Trump. Get strong for what will come next with a 7-minute workout. Article first published here Read more »

Gitlin’s Latest Question: Who’s Afraid of Antifa

First published here: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/28/opinion/antifa-trump-charlottesville.html By TODD GITLINAUG. 28, 2017 A counter protester holds a “Antifa” sign at the Boston Free Speech Rally earlier this month.Credit Stephanie Keith/Reuters During his speech in Phoenix on Tuesday night, Donald... Read more »

Gitlin’s Words about Who Were Charlottesville’s Armed Militiamen

Among the abominations of Charlottesville were far-right groups openly carrying assault rifles. BY TODD GITLIN | AUGUST 28, 2017, first published here: http://billmoyers.com/story/militiamen-charlottesville-violence/ Charlottesville Unite the Right rally. (Photo by Rodney Dunning/Flickr CC 2.0) The videos that blasted... Read more »

Shore’s Ku Klux Klowns

Zachary SHORE’S “The best way to fight white supremacists: Parody” was first published here- http://www.latimes.com/opinion/op-ed/la-oe-shore-right-parody-20170824-story.html Are so-called alt-right protesters coming to your town? Here’s the best strategy to defeat them: Steal their... Read more »

Gitlin’s View on Charlottesville: A Step-Up Moment for Leadership

The fire that burns the length and breadth of American history has burst through a firebreak.  BY TODD GITLIN | AUGUST 14, 2017 First published here: http://billmoyers.com/story/charlottesville-step-moment-leadership/ Charlottesville Unite the Right Rally. (Photo... Read more »

Nolan’s Dunkirk through the Eyes of a Father and Son

Dana Neacsu (friend of the Father): How did you experience Nolan’s Dunkirk? Calin Georgescu (Father): From Bucharest, naturally, I viewed Dunkirk in Romanian, so to speak. It’s hard, almost impossible, to define... Read more »

Trump Trips Fighting the Military

Dear T, Your Russian generals, who apparently know how to spell “transgender,” while you’re more of a covfefe type, advised you to create a new enemy, and you did create new havoc... Read more »