Tag Archives: Rag Bloggers

Allen Young :
FEATURE | New Left leader continued idealistic path with worker-owned company

SDS veteran Paul Millman retires after decades leading Vermont cooperative. By Allen Young | The Rag Blog | May 25, 2020 BRATTLEBORO, Vt. — “So what are you going to do when you grow up?” That’s a question asked, in … finish reading Allen Young :
FEATURE | New Left leader continued idealistic path with worker-owned company

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Jonah Raskin :
BOOKS | ‘Set the Night on Fire: L.A. in the Sixties’

A new book by two stellar ex-SDS members, Mike Davis and Jon Wiener. By Jonah Raskin | The Rag Blog | May 20, 2020 SONOMA COUNTY, Cal. — To really get the most from this huge history about the City … finish reading Jonah Raskin :
BOOKS | ‘Set the Night on Fire: L.A. in the Sixties’

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Alice Embree :
OPINION |We have a binary choice in November

A second Trump administration would be an existential crisis for democracy, the planet. By Alice Embree | The Rag Blog | May 19, 2020 I signed a letter with Rag Blog editor Thorne Dreyer and 75 other founders and early … finish reading Alice Embree :
OPINION |We have a binary choice in November

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David P. Hamilton :
OPINION | Why I won’t vote for Joe Biden

Principally, there is the matter of Biden’s record, consistently in service to the rich. By David P. Hamilton | The Rag Blog | May 16, 2020 UPDATE: We have received substantial feedback about this opinion piece. We stand by our … finish reading David P. Hamilton :
OPINION | Why I won’t vote for Joe Biden

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Roger Baker :
ECONOMICS | The economy of the pandemic

What was unbalanced before can’t be restored to the previous exponential growth state. By Roger Baker | The Rag Blog | May 17, 2020 The whole global system of finance capital is so loaded down with unrepayable fiat currency debt … finish reading Roger Baker :
ECONOMICS | The economy of the pandemic

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Jonah Raskin :
LITERATURE | Obit for the American Shelley: Michael McClure (1932-2020)

Beat poet, author of ‘The Beard,’ died in Oakland on May 4. By Jonah Raskin | The Rag Blog | May 14, 2020 SONOMA COUNTY, Calif. — Along with a star-studded cast of Sixties personalities, among them Timothy Leary, Dick … finish reading Jonah Raskin :
LITERATURE | Obit for the American Shelley: Michael McClure (1932-2020)

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Allen Young :
TELEVISION | Fascinated by the ‘Tiger King’

This bizarre human being has become the most famous gay man in the USA. By Allen Young | The Rag Blog | May 13, 2020 ROYALSTON, Mass.— Tiger King, an eight-episode documentary series, has caught the attention of millions of … finish reading Allen Young :
TELEVISION | Fascinated by the ‘Tiger King’

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Jim Simons :
BOOKS | Ken Carpenter’s ‘Borderlands Boy’

Ken’s whole adult life has been that of a man of unflinchingly high principle. By Jim Simons | The Rag Blog | May 11, 2018 AUSTIN — It is said that senior citizens, as we are called, see our lives … finish reading Jim Simons :
BOOKS | Ken Carpenter’s ‘Borderlands Boy’

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James Retherford :
Dr. Dada’s outlook takes a dark turn

America doesn’t need more test kits, it needs four more years… By James Retherford | The Rag Blog | May 8, 2018 The pandemic lockdown has unlocked my alter-ego, Dr. Dada. Free to roam the murky corners of his imagination, … finish reading James Retherford :
Dr. Dada’s outlook takes a dark turn

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Allen Young :
FILM | ‘Planet of the Humans’

This documentary film delivers powerful negative vibes. By Allen Young | The Rag Blog | May 6, 2020 ROYALSTON, Mass. — Two old adages are perfect for analyzing the controversial new environmental documentary film, Planet of the Humans. One saying … finish reading Allen Young :
FILM | ‘Planet of the Humans’

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Luis G. Guerra :
STORY | Ceremony at San Pedro Springs

By Luis G. Guerra | The Rag Blog | April 25, 2020 These last few days, I’ve been thinking a lot about the state of the world. Our pandemic plight today reminded me of a story I wrote and narrated … finish reading Luis G. Guerra :
STORY | Ceremony at San Pedro Springs

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Alice Embree :
FILM |’Parasite’ vs. ‘Schitt’s Creek’

Two takes on class-based cluelessness. By Alice Embree | The Rag Blog | April 21, 2020 I have been able to see Parasite again on the small screen in Corona-induced isolation. The film won the Palme d’Or at Cannes and … finish reading Alice Embree :
FILM |’Parasite’ vs. ‘Schitt’s Creek’

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