Eric Zuesse

American writer and investigative historian

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July 13, 2020
Which Is the Most Totalitarian Country?

How many indicators should be required in order to present a credible case that today’s United States of America can reasonably be considered to be the world’s most totalitarian country?

July 10, 2020
How Democrats Are Deceived

Democrats are deceived in basically the same way that Republicans are, but by a different group of billionaires.

July 9, 2020
Joe Biden as a Stealthy Bigot

In 1977, Delaware’s two U.S. Senators together helped to lead what has since been the extension of America’s race-based caste system into the post-1954, post Brown-v.-Board-of-Education, era.

June 30, 2020
Signs U.S. International Power Is Declining

The possible withdrawal of Japan from its existing anti-Russian alliance with the U.S. could turn out to be yet another indication that The American Century is in the process of ending.

June 27, 2020
Censorship as a Way to Instill and to Impose Lies

Polling shows that Americans want censorship, but that they think this should be done by the private sector, not by the government.

June 7, 2020
Censorship: Its Central Role in a Multi-Party Dictatorship

The ultimate arbiter regarding what is true and what is false is inevitably going to be the recipient of the given statement, and not the people who produce or ‘authenticate’ it.

June 4, 2020
How the Cold War, Which Never Actually Stopped, Actually Started

Finally, there’s history replacing all the myths about recent ‘history’

May 31, 2020
How the Washington Post Does Propaganda These Days

The U.S. Government does everything possible to hide the extent to which the military-industrial complex controls — or even has any capacity to control — America’s international relations.

May 28, 2020
U.S. Empire: Biden and Kerry Gave Orders to Ukraine’s President

Whether or not there are already ongoing negotiations between the Trump team and the Obama team regarding how America will be run (or how America’s ‘elections’ will be run), is even less certain.

May 21, 2020
Ideology and Coronavirus

Only workers and consumers suffer the disease, death, and other losses — that’s how the libertarian approach works. It is maximum freedom, for the owners of corporations.