Stories by Robert S. Eshelman

Robert Eshelman's articles have appeared in The Brooklyn Rail, In These Times and The Nation. subscribe to Robert S. Eshelman's feed

Posted on: Nov 10, 2009, Source: The Brooklyn Rail

A new book tells the story of so-called "honor killings" in Jordan. Author Rana Husseini discusses the growing movement against this deadly form of violence against women.

Posted on: Mar 20, 2009, Source: TomDispatch.com

Bosses are using minor transgressions of work-place rules as the trigger for firings -- putting the fear of god into those who remain.

Posted on: Oct 29, 2008, Source: TomDispatch.com

A mass defection from the Republican Party may be underway in counties that were once GOP strongholds. Call it the reverse Bradley Effect.

Posted on: Jul 29, 2008, Source: In These Times

Veteran Iraq reporter Patrick Cockburn presents a historical portrait of the man leading the only true mass political movement in Iraq.