Considering the glut of standup comedy specials on Netflix and other streaming services, it’s a lucky few of them that get any attention. …

Halloween is one of the few holidays with any real meaning. Most other holidays are based on distorted interpretations of history, if not outright myths and nonsense. Thanksgiving, for example, though sold as a celebration of togetherness and gratitude, and marketed as commemorating cooperation and friendship between Native Americans and…

We need to stop using the word moderates. When it comes to US politics there are no moderates. All moderate means in this country is that a politician doesn’t go along with the party line and is more inclined to side with the opposition. We call Republicans moderates when they…

We all know that anti-vaxxers are stupid and/or mentally ill, and that they are a scourge on society whose self-righteous ignorance may play a role in ending civilized society and dooming us all. The anti-vaxx movement, to the extent that a wilfully ill-informed collective whose actions are the epidemiological equivalent…

The radical right wing of US politics, who’ve perverted Christianity for their own ends, have spent much of the time, that they haven’t already devoted to sucking corporate cock and ushering in neofascism, doing all they can to restrict the reproductive rights of American women. Until the 70s, when a…

Corporations have always played a role in politics. Their role has mostly been to exert influence over politics by buying politicians. This exercise of public corruption, always present in US politics but more blatant or perhaps just made more apparent to the general public, is rightly decried across the political…

The Texas abortion law, Senate Bill 8, which essentially puts a 10k bounty on any woman or girl of childbearing age and anyone kind and reasonable or simply circumstantially positioned to help her, is disgusting and fitting with United States’ culture. If a woman or girl in the state makes…

After twenty years wasted, many thousands of lives meaninglessly sacrificed, and trillions of dollars poured onto war merchants, the Afghanistan war has finally ended.

Except it hasn’t.

The Taliban has taken control, but they’ll still have to contend with rebel and terrorist factions in the country, ironically. …

Mainstream rightwing smegma smears have been in an uproar about Biden’s ordered troop evacuation from Afghanistan since it began. Even figures of the false left have been bitching. Their impassioned denunciations usually begin by criticizing the poor planning of the withdrawal. …

The United States’ departure from Afghanistan was as poorly planned and disastrous as its entrance and most of the time that our military spent in that country. …

Karla Mazov

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