"Creative destruction" will erase the dinosaurs and in their place will arise a new generation of print outlets dedicated to long-form analysis and commentary.
For Ted Rall's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:
The nanny media we have now cannot be trusted and feeds into the demagogic framing of "fake news."
Whatever credibility U.S. media still had after pimping those imaginary Iraqi WMDs and "experts" repeatedly reporting that Trump had no chance of winning, now lies in tatters.
Why did it take the U.S. 17 years to realize it had lost the Afghanistan War?
The DIY society will probably win, but we shouldn't go out without a fight.
Every U.S. president deploys violence on a vast scale. How on Earth can they act surprised when ordinary citizens follow their example?
However you assess Kavanaugh's tears, they marked a giant leap for public emotionalism and a major political moment for malekind.
Only a strong, strident, unapologetically articulated left vision can counter the energized GOP base and its far-right agenda.
The Democrats' decision to ignore Kavanaugh's extreme positions on critical U.S. policies such as torture suggests they tacitly endorse them.
Trump isn't a root cause of American crisis. He is a symptom of pre-existing conditions.