Ted Rall

  • Protofascism Comes

    The rise of the Tea Party
      Yes. The Tea Party is racist. But racism is only one facet of a more sinister political strain: a protofascist movement.
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  • The Rebranding of Obama, 2012

    Why is Obama running on his record?
      U.S. history shows that the candidate who presents the most optimistic vision of the future usually prevails.
  • Mr. Obama: Resign Now

    With Democrats like him, who needs dictators?
      Obama is useless. Worse than that, he's dangerous.
  • The Occupiers' Choice

    Will the Occupiers choose violence or failure?
      "Revolutions are mostly nonviolent. But violence must always part be of the toolkit."
  • Revolution Vs. Reform

    The rift within Occupy
      I think the United States is both unreformable and irredeemable.
  • Sexual Freedom

    No one should be judged for how they have sex
      Four centuries after people so uptight they couldn't get along with the British invaded the New World, however, the United States remains one of the most sexually repressed Western countries.
  • Gates and Buffett: Worse Than Ken Lay

    Why Enron chief was better than "philanthropists"
      Bill Gates, Warren Buffett and Ken Lay--all thieves. Compared to the world's two richest men, however, Lay was small potatoes. So why are we praising them, and kicking Lay while he's down--six feet down?
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  • Turn Up That Music

    The Gen X-Millennial generation gap
      Why are millennials, um... well, there's no other way to say it: kind of boring?
  • Excuses You Might Believe In

    Democrats are more powerful than ever. How will they justify doing nothing?
  • Who Did You Torture During The War, Daddy?

    Or, we are all torturers now
      Never miss the Saturday paper. Because it's the skimpiest and least-circulated edition of the week, it's the venue of choice for lowballing the stories the government can't completely cover up. September 24's New York Times, for example, contained the bombshell revelation that the U.S. government continues to torture innocent men, women and children in Iraq.
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  • Gays Sucked in

    What happened to the gay movement of the 1970s?
      Gays and their allies are deluding themselves if they believe that achieving marriage equality is anything but a pyrrhic victory for liberals and progressives.
  • Phoning in Cartoons

    An art form in crisis ignores the rot within
      We can only control one thing: the quality of our work. It pains me to admit it, but to say we've fallen down on the job would give us too much credit.
  • Boycott 2012 Election

    Hey liberals! Time to stop getting rolled
      If any good comes out of the debt-limit fiasco, it's that this embarrassing showdown could serve as an overdue wake-up call to liberals who still have faith in the Democratic Party.
  • I Wish I Was Republican

    What lefties could learn from the party of no
      What's the point of being a Democrat? When they lose, they let the other side have their way. When they win, they do the same.
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  • Triumph of the Swill

    The Hurt Locker supports the troops—and the lies
      The Motion Picture Academy's choice of The Hurt Locker as best film of 2009 is a sad commentary on America's unwillingness to face the ugly truth about itself nearly a decade after 9/11.
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