Category Archives: Fascism

Bizarre and hilarious facts from Harper’s Weekly Review

How many times did I laugh? And/or wince? Uncountable. You too should have this pleasure, ergo… You Think Our Country Is Bad? Department •Two days after losing an election, Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro, who said that a congresswoman was too … Continue reading

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Speaking of dogs…

Years ago, when I lived downtown in the West Village, there seemed to be a sudden  infusion of dogs with arcane pedigrees. I sat at my computer during the day, looking out on Perry Street, watching people walk. Some people … Continue reading

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Where have you been, J. Edgar Hoover?

The Trump administration tried to resurrect Hoover, in the worst possible way. From Harper’s Weekly Review: Newly declassified documents revealed that, in the summer of 2020, Department of Homeland Security officials had created detailed dossiers, previously reserved for individuals “with … Continue reading

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