On Ukraine, Washington & Moscow

In typical fashion, the mainstream U.S. media is reporting the brewing Ukraine crisis without any meaningful historical context. All the extensive coverage we see is superficial. Lengthy media reports claim to inform us but largely evade and obscure what's really going on, why, and in service to what ends. The roots of today's crisis go … Continue reading On Ukraine, Washington & Moscow

On Neil Young, Joni Mitchell and Spotify

I think Neil Young and Joni Mitchell have taken right course in pulling their music catalogs off Spotify. They did so in opposition to the vaccine misinformation being peddled by Joe Rogan on his podcast that streams on Spotify. This is not an example of cancel culture. Quite the opposite. As Young stated on his … Continue reading On Neil Young, Joni Mitchell and Spotify