The progressive-liberal civil war isn’t just a conflict of what’s too far left.
Antonio García MartínezPelosi vs. 'the squad' is the left's version of the French/Amhari squabble on the right: Is liberalism worth salvaging?
Revolutionaries want to fast-forward history with violent upheaval, while reactionaries want the same upheaval in order to rewind.
In response to mounting criticism of the policy of separating migrant children from their families, President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday that he said is about "keeping families together" and "ensuring we have a powerful, very...
Antonio García MartínezIt's worth re-iterating that other countries dealing with their own migrant crises rarely if ever separate families. This is a needless act of cruelty.
NPR's Noel King talks to reporter Bob Moore about a Border Protection agent who asked a three year-old migrant to choose which of her parents would be allowed to accompany her into the U.S.
Antonio García MartínezThe separation of children from their families at the border is immoral, and creates shocking scenes such as a three-year-old having to pick which parent to stay with, while the other is deported.
DENVER—In an unconscious effort to channel his panic into a more conducive outlet, local man Erik Johnson had reportedly sublimated his existential terror about the United States’ continued descent into authoritarianism Monday by launching a...
#Apollo11 From director Todd Douglas Miller (Dinosaur 13) comes a cinematic event fifty years in the making. Crafted from a newly discovered trove of 65mm fo...
Antonio García MartínezI just watched 'Apollo 11', a spectacular documentary using lots of never-before-seen color 70mm footage of the landing and mission control.
It's absolutely breath-taking: the heroism, the daring, the calm competence facing enormous technical risk.
Attributes of a psychopath can be good for running a business, says SXSW panel, but weak HR departments and investors can enable bad behavior
Antonio García MartínezThis isn't pure hyperbole. Numerous studies show severe over-representation of sociopathy among CEOs.
Capitalism succeeds partly because nowadays it convinces the sociopath to pick up a laptop rather than a rifle.
“Throughout the history of the Society, the Jesuits have been key players in astronomy,” said Robert Macke, S.J., a specialist in meteorites who works at the Vatican Observatory in Rome. Jesuit contributions to astronomy are significant enough that...
The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battles [Steven Pressfield, Shawn Coyne] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A succinct, engaging, and practical guide for succeeding in any creative sphere, The...
Antonio García MartínezIf any creative needs a tough-love pep talk, or any aspiring creative needs a reality check around what being a 'professional' means, I recommend Pressfield's 'The War of Art'. It's the harsh lesson (or reminder) you need.
The Farm's Baby Boomer founders and its newest residents don't always see eye to eye about how to change the world.
Antonio García MartínezThis is a good piece about those who chose to drop out of capitalist society for more intentional living, but the wistful tone of it ("bygone American era") strikes me as off.
I can name probably half a dozen such communal farms on Orcas Island alone.
A one-size-fits-all internet was supposed to liberate the world. We underestimated the demand for information about how white nationalism is good and vaccines are bad.
Antonio García MartínezThe West effusively clapped when the forces of FB, TWTR, & Co. helped overthrow regimes in the Middle East and elsewhere.
But when those same tools helped undermine our own elites, suddenly we were less enthused about their liberating value.
KUOW is bringing Week in Review to Bellingham and we want to see you there!
Every Friday at noon, KUOW listeners tune into Week in Review to hear host Bill Radke and guests makes sense of the week’s news. We’re getting out of the studio and taking...
Antonio García MartínezF*CK IT! WE'LL DO IT LIVE!
On August 15th, I'm doing 'Week in Review', a live radio event with @KUOW (the Seattle NPR station) and host @KUOWRadke in Bellingham (a charming college town with too many world-class breweries).
Come one, come all!