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Luis J. Rodríguez finds hope amidst the violence of Ciudad Juárez.


Chomsky’s Nightmare Matthew Rothschild
Is fascism coming to America?

The Man with the White Hat Terry Tempest Williams
Call me cranky, but as a Westerner, wilderness is not an abstraction.

Patently Unjust Kari Lydersen
Filmmaker Joanna Rudnick did not like the idea that a company owned the rights to the breast cancer gene.

Interview Elinor Ostrom Amitabh Pal
“I’ve been interested in democratic governance at the very base,” says the first woman to get the Nobel Prize in Economics.

Overconsumption Goes Viral Jason Mark Annie Leonard’s The Story of Stuff has become an online phenomenon.

Poem David Moolten

Will Durst unveils the Dems’ secret weapon

Books Ruth Conniff reviews ECONned: How Unenlightened Self Interest Undermined Democracy and Corrupted Capitalism, by Yves Smith.

Jim Hightower questions the “deep concern” of coal mining execs.