What’s behind the demonization of Russia, China, and a preposterously inflated North Korea? Is Russia about to invade Ukraine, or China about to invade Taiwan, or North Korea about to lob nuclear missiles at LA? Katrina vanden Heuvel, editorial director and publisher of The Nation fills us in on the Russia angle, and veteran journalist … Continued

Two election observers from the Progressive International, Matt Kierkegaard and David Adler, report on Honduras and Chile, which have been choosing new presidents. And Sarah Lustbader, a public defender in NYC, explores why trials (like Kyle Rittenhouse’s) can’t bear the political weight we expect of them.   Photo credit: Nick Youngson on Wikimedia