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  • This Is Usually Where the Title Goes

    Hey everybody stream of consciousness warning. I’m behind on most things in my life and this has been exacerbated recently by some medical drama of my own dumb making (not Covid) so I am going to beg your kind pardon if things continue to be a little slow and disjointed around here while I get some things sorted out. I don’t really know what kottke.org is supposed to be right now — an escape? the spearpoint of the resistance? hopeful? realistic? — but I do know that the site has been not that...

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  • Living in a Conspiracy Nation

    We are in a spectacularly unprecedented moment in our nation’s history. If you do not believe that is the case, perhaps these two recent news reports in completely sober (and even socially conservative) publications will persuade you. Charlotte Alter reports from my home state of Wisconsin for Time magazine: In more than seven dozen interviews conducted in Wisconsin in early September, from the suburbs around Milwaukee to the scarred streets of Kenosha in the aftermath of the Jacob Blake...

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  • Opinions Live with Eugene Robinson

    Send in your questions to Eugene Robinson, who'll discuss his latest columns and political news.

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  • Opinions Live with Eugene Robinson

    Send in your questions to Eugene Robinson, who'll discuss his latest columns and political news.

    Washington Post
  • Opinions Live with Eugene Robinson

    Send in your questions to Eugene Robinson, who'll discuss his latest columns and political news.

    Washington Post
  • Opinions Live with Eugene Robinson

    Send in your questions to Eugene Robinson, who'll discuss his latest columns and political news.

    Washington Post
  • Horrifying Reports of Forced Hysterectomies at ICE Detention Camps

    A coalition of organizations led by Project South (which was founded as the Institute to Eliminate Poverty & Genocide — more on that last word in a minute) has filed a complaint based on a whistleblower about an ICE concentration camp in Georgia where, the complaint alleges, detained immigrants are not being properly treated for Covid-19, important medications are being withheld, conditions are appalling, and women are being given unnecessary hysterectomies. From a piece about the...

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