Robert C. Koehler


The mop closet of American history

““They were quiet, and just staring, blankly,” she said. “There were just blank stares and no expressions”

Author: Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Islamicity, Common Dreams, BuzzFlash, California YubaNet, LA Progressive, Bainbridge Island Review, Pagosa Springs Colorado Daily Post, Free Press, The Smirking Chimp, Emmitsburg Maryland News-Journal, The Sierra County Prospect, Uncommon Thought, Bill Ayers
Date: 2019, July 10, 11, 12, 13, 15
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American concentration camps

“These words alone set off the alarm — the fascism alarm, you might say. Donald Trump is by no means the sole source of America’s democracy nosedive,…”

Author: Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Glenwood Springs Colorado Post Independent, LA Progressive, YubaNet California, Uncommon Thought, Fauji Reporter, Like the Dew Progressive Journal of Southern Culture and Politics, IslamiCity, Bill Ayers, Free Press, The Sierra County Prospect, Greeneville Tennessee Sun, El Chicano, North Ogden Utah Sentinel News
Date: 2019, June 27, 28, 30, July 2, 3, 4
903 words

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Trouble at the border

“Yes, we have a serious problem at the border — indeed, at every border we create and defend with force …”

Author: Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Dreams, LA Progressive, Free Press, Counterpunch, The Middletown Pennsylvania Press & Journal, Popular Resistance, The Smirking Chimp, The International News, Shoah, North Ogden Utah Sentinel News, Bainbridge Island Review, Uncommon Thought, Emmitsburg Maryland News-Journal
Date: 2019, July 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 10
922 words

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The armed bureaucracy

“ “Sooner or later they end up in a cage, where (they) belong.”…”

Author: Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Dreams, LA Progressive, Counterpunch, The Bainbridge Island Review, Free Press, Lassen County California Times, ZNet, Like the Dew: A Progressive Journal of Southern Culture & Politics, The Smirking Chimp, The Gilmer West Virginia Free Press
Date: 2019, June 12, 13, 14, 15, 24
940 words

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Shattering the context of war

“The U.S. government protects itself, not democracy. That’s what is most apparent about its 18-count indictment of Julian Assange, not to mention the ongoing imprisonment of Chelsea Manning,…”

Author: Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Antiwar.com, Common Dreams, Counterpunch, The Smirking Chimp, Uncommon Thought, Biddeford Maine Journal Tribune, ZNet, Free Press, Gilmer West Virginia Free Press, The Sierra County Prospect
Date: 2019, May 30, 31, June 2, 10, 14
993 words

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Politicizing a woman’s body

“That’s the uber-message quietly emerging from the new anti-abortion laws recently passed in Alabama, Georgia, Ohio and Missouri, no matter that the public remains predominantly supportive of safe, legal abortions…”

Author: Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Dreams, Counterpunch, Glenwood Springs Colorado Post Independent, Santa Fe New Mexico Grassroots Press, Free Press, California YubaNet, The Sierra County Prospect, The Smirking Chimp, Brewminate, North Ogden Utah Sentinel News, KSKE Ski Country Colorado News, The Gilmer West Virginia Free Press, Conscious Life News
Date: 2019, May 23, 24, 27, 28, 29, 30, June 3,
801 words

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