The Anderson File

A new Poor People’s Campaign

Fifty years ago in January 1968, Martin Luther King, Jr. and his Southern Christian Leadership Conference launched the Poor People’s Campaign to protest the...

Oliver North, the NRA’s new poster boy

Oliver North recently became the president of the National Rifle Association (NRA). The organization’s CEO, Wayne LaPierre, said North “is a legendary warrior for...

Climate change, the GOP and Trump

The Republican Party is “the most dangerous organization in world history,” argues Noam Chomsky. The GOP controls the entire national government — executive, legislative and...

We can’t deny the similarities

It is dismaying how much Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu are alike. That was the main theme at the 10th anniversary...

Middle East meltdown

The illegal airstrikes by the United States, Britain and France seem to be more of a publicity stunt to demonstrate the moral virtue of...

Moving left

The Intercept said it was “a remarkable display of grassroots power.” In These Times said it was “the most radical development yet” in the...

Lessons from rednecks and dumb bunnies

It was truly inspiring. Thousands of people sang and danced in West Virginia’s state capitol building in a victory celebration. They chanted: “Who made...

The war on unions rages on

On Feb. 26, the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in Janus v. American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME). The Washington Post...

Coors, Fox, Watergate and Trump… Oh my!

Fox News personality Geraldo Rivera recently told network host Sean Hannity that President Nixon would have survived the Watergate scandal if Fox News had...

Trump’s war on workers

Trump proclaims himself the savior of the screwed-over “forgotten men and women” of the working class. Every day, he hogs the media spotlight with...

Trump and the neo-Nazi investment adviser

Shortly before the 2016 vote, far right militias were preparing to defend Donald Trump in case the election was stolen by Hillary Clinton. That’s...

Russian Revolution turns 100, Soviet Union collapse turns 25

There was no official commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution last year. Vladimir Putin’s spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, asked, “What is there to...
Our sponsors love Boulder!
Our sponsors love Boulder
Our sponsors love Boulder