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Welcome to the Authoritarian Kleptocracy, part VII

Articles and interviews from the last week: Globe and Mail: At long last, a forum where Trump cannot escape the truth (3/21/17) World Policy Journal: From Andijon to Bowling Green: Fabricated terrorism in Uzbekistan and the United States (3/26/17) Savage Minds “Kendzior: … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Authoritarian Kleptocracy Part VI

If you got the money, honey, they got your disease. My latest articles and interviews: Globe and Mail: Some call this America’s resistance. Really, we are helping each other (3/3/17) Quartz: Trump played nice for a night — a tactics right out … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Authoritarian Kleptocracy Part V

My latest articles and interviews: When Trudeau met Trump: Canadian exceptionalism, American envy (2/13/17) — Globe and Mail It’s already happened here (2/9/17) — The Baffler The Prestige Economy (2/1/17) — The Common Reader [Note: this was written in March … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Authoritarian Kleptocracy Part IV

My latest dispatches from the shitshow: Trumps’ America, where even parks employees are enemies of the state (1/28/17) — The Guardian Never again: Muslim ban echoes authoritarian states (1/31/17) — Centre for International Governance Innovation Cosmopolitan, “Sarah Kendzior, Political Journalist” (1/30/17) … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Authoritarian Kleptocracy Part III

Hello! I’ve been too busy to update this site due to our nation’s continuing collapse. Anyway, here’s the latest since the last time I posted: Donald Trump: Our anti-American president (1/20/17) Our kids may never get to know America (1/19/17) … Continue reading

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2016: Understanding the nightmare

A selection of my articles on the hellscape that was 2016, divided by topic. Full list available here. If you want an understanding of how we got into this mess, try my book on the conditions leading up to the … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Authoritarian Kleptocracy Part II

Here are some of my articles and interviews from the past week: The fake war on fake news (12/15/16) — Globe and Mail Donald Trump, Russia, and the mystery of “these people” (12/14/16) — De Correspondent Trump and Putin: The … Continue reading

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An unaired interview on Trump, authoritarianism and kleptocracy

A few weeks ago, a news outlet sent me some interview questions, which I answered too late for the interviewer to use and therefore they didn’t get printed. (I apologize to this outlet and to everyone else to whom I’ve … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Authoritarian Kleptocracy

We are running out of time. My interviews and articles about what awaits, written since Election Day: A fascist’s win, America’s moral loss (11/9/16) — Globe and Mail We’re heading into dark times. This is how to be your own … Continue reading

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The election and the threat of white supremacist violence

If you’re going to read anything I write about the election this week, make it this piece for De Correspondent — on white supremacist mobs, political violence, and a crisis in US journalism: It is a terrible feeling to sense … Continue reading

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