Stories by Peter Richardson

Peter Richardson is an editor at the University of California Press, a lecturer in the humanities department at San Francisco State University and a frequent contributor to Truthdig. In 2013 he was awarded the National Entertainment Journalism Award for Online Critic for his book review “The Science Delusion.” His history of Ramparts magazine, “A Bomb in Every Issue,” was an Editors’ Choice at The New York Times in 2009. He lives in the San Francisco Bay Area and is currently writing a cultural history of the Grateful Dead for St. Martin’s Press. subscribe to Peter Richardson's feed

Posted on: Apr 18, 2014, Source: Truthdig

'The Divide' is a riveting account of how the 1% get away with pretty much whatever they want.

Posted on: Sep 28, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Have we overestimated the politics of cool?

Posted on: Jul 1, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Anyone in the Pentagon press corps could have written the story that took down McChrystal. So why did it appear in Rolling Stone?