Stories by David Michael Green

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Posted on: Jul 15, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Michael Jackson personified the lack of seriousness that has become to this culture what water is to fish.

Posted on: Apr 3, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Deifying Ronald Reagan, practicing voodoo economics ... who says Republicans don't have a fiscal plan?

Posted on: Mar 3, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Imagine a sea of 300 million drowning shipmates and their captain won't throw them a rope, but instead insists they swim harder and faster.

Posted on: Jan 18, 2009, Source: AlterNet

The eight years of national suicide known as the Bush administration is at last coming to an end.

Posted on: Jul 6, 2008, Source: AlterNet

In a society devoted like no other to the politics of fear, we have somehow managed to forget the one thing we should probably fear most.

Posted on: Jun 27, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Obama remains enigmatic, and progressives are wondering how he would govern as president.

Posted on: Mar 27, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Presidents and prime ministers will lie their countries into war -- but why do We the People keep buying it?

Posted on: Mar 7, 2008, Source: AlterNet

A twist of fate?

Posted on: Mar 4, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The man himself put it best: "Some of my instincts are reprehensible."

Posted on: Feb 27, 2008, Source: AlterNet

We've been in conflict for about half the period between World War II and the present but consider ourselves a "peace-loving" nation.

Posted on: Feb 17, 2008, Source: AlterNet

This election should bring some optimism after years of right-wing dominance.

Posted on: Feb 9, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Democrats are working overtime to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory.

Posted on: Jan 27, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Thank God for the Bill Kristol and the liberal <i>New York Times</i>.

Posted on: Jan 18, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Answer Me This!

Posted on: Jan 4, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Note to America: a single-party system doesn't make for a good democracy.