Mel Gurtov


While Rome (and Most Everywhere Else) Burns

“By now we’re accustomed to learning that every year brings record high temperatures around the world. Extreme weather, says Prof. Michael Mannof Pennsylvania State University, “is the face of climate change…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: Common Dreams, LA Progressive, Bainbridge Island Review, The Smirking Chimp, Brewminate, The Reader Magazine, Satish Sharma’s Rotigraphy Blog, East County Magazine
Date: August 3,4,5,2018
1068 Words

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“Gangsterism” or “Progress”? Examining North Korea’s Latest Statement on Denuclearization

“Most US news reports are suggesting that the North Koreans may be backtracking on their commitment to denuclearization, calling the US position “gangster-like”…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: Bainbridge Island Review, Antiwar, Mel Gurtov Blog, LA Progressive, Art Voice, Counterpunch, The Sunburg News, The Tomahawk
Date: July 9,10,11,18,2018
467 Words

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At Home and Abroad, Trump Abandons Human Rights

“In January 1941, with the prospect looming of US involvement in another European war, President Franklin Roosevelt spoke of America’s purpose in the world:…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: Common Dreams, Bainbridge Island Review, The Boca Raton Tribune, The Sunburg News, The Smirking Chimp, Rinf Alternative News, Radio Free, Sentinel News, Counterpunch, Brewimate, The Asia Pacific Journal, West Side Gazette
Date: July 7,8,11,15,2018
1378 Words

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