Mel Gurtov

Trump’s nightmare budget

“Two things can be said with certainty about Trump’s 2020 budget request: It is DOA, dead on arrival, in the House; and it is a political document, catering to his loyal…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: Sentinel News, The Sunbury News, Maine Writer, Biddeford Journal Tribune, Bainbridge Island Review, LA Progressive, Grassroots Press, ZNet, Gilmer Free Press
Date: 2019, March 14, 15, 16, 23, 29, 30
421 words

For the full article: (more…)

Trump and Kim, Act II

“Trump was correct to describe denuclearization last June as a lengthy “process” that one summit meeting could not achieve. However, the second summit, in Hanoi at the end of February 2019…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: City Watch, Mel Gurtov Blog, The Journal Tribune, The Smirking Chimp, The Sunburg News, Counterpunch, Sierra County Prospect, Gilmer Free Press, The PeaceWorker, LA Progressive
Date: February 28, March 1,2,4,6,2019
475 Words

For the full article: (more…)

Game Over? Report Card on Our Planet’s Environment

“Unrelenting Warming
The World Economic Forum’s Global Risks Report for 2019 indicates that most experts point to environmental problems as being…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: Delaware State News, Counterpunch, The Sunburg News, Sierra County Prospect, Gilmer Free Press, The Journal Tribune, Mel Gurtov Blog, The News International, Deceletaion News, Cottage Grove Sentinel
Date: February 26,27,28,March 5,9,2019
943 Words

For the full article: (more…)

Trump’s Crusade in Latin America

“What we are witnessing in Venezuela is a Latin America policy that draws from the Cold War and the era of US interventions, when regard for democracy and international law mattered little and anticommunism was the dominant motif…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: Counterpunch, Sierra County Prospect, The Sunburg News, LA Progressive, Bainbridge Island Review, Mel Gurtov Blog, West Side Gazette, The Smirking Chimp, Gilmer Free Press
Date: January 28,30,31,2019
926 Words

For the full article: (more…)