Damir Marusic
Damir Marusic
Sailor. Swearer. Contrarian. Working on a book, and overdue on some essays.
Wanted: Summer Intern
Wanted: Summer Intern We're looking for a new addition to the team.
May 17, 2022
Lies, Damned Lies, and Sentimental Hypocrisy
Lies, Damned Lies, and Sentimental Hypocrisy Are we setting up the Ukrainians for the disappointment of a lifetime?
May 16, 2022
Is a Better World Possible Without American Power? A Debate With Daniel Bessner
Is a Better World Possible Without American Power? A Debate With Daniel Bessner A leading socialist intellectual lays out his case for an alternative view of the world America built.
May 15, 2022
Dreams of a Socialist World
Dreams of a Socialist World Are dreams of a socialist America—and a demilitarized U.S. foreign policy—worth imagining?
May 15, 2022
Will Overturning Roe v. Wade Change Everything?
Will Overturning Roe v. Wade Change Everything? Time Magazine's Molly Ball joins us to unpack America's unwieldy abortion debates.
May 08, 2022
Debating the Abortion Debate
Debating the Abortion Debate Abortion is about abortion. It is also about elites and institutions—and whether neutrality is possible.
May 08, 2022
Individual Responsibility Versus Systemic Racism
Individual Responsibility Versus Systemic Racism If the "system" is rotten, then what hope do mere individuals have?
May 04, 2022
Death and Friendship in the Sordid Swamp
Death and Friendship in the Sordid Swamp Washington DC is an amazing place to live.
May 02, 2022
Does it Matter if Elon Musk Ruins Twitter?
Does it Matter if Elon Musk Ruins Twitter? If we think social media is to blame for polarization, we're probably wrong.
May 01, 2022
America Needs More Low Information Voters
America Needs More Low Information Voters Knowing things is overrated in a democracy.
May 01, 2022