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By Mark Ames
We, The Spiteful

In the summer of 2004, I published an article in the New York Press that answered Thomas Frank’s question “What’s the Matter With Kansas?” The Bush-Kerry campaign was heating up, and it was clear to me that the American left…

Jan 22, 2011 | Comments (104)

By Mark Ames
Mark Ames Talks to Radio Legend Doug Henwood, Host Of "Behind the News" On KPFA 94.1 FM

Mark Ames talks to the legendary Wall Street critic and radio personality Doug Henwood, host of “Behind the News” broadcast on Berkeley’s KPFA 94.1 FM, and publisher of the “Left Business Observer”. Click the player below to listen to Hendwood’s radio interview with Ames.

Jan 17, 2011 | Comments (9)

By Mark Ames
Two Gun Enthusiasts Answer "Why The Glock?"

A huge number of “going postal” rampage massacres that I’ve studied feature Glocks, including last Saturday’s assassination-rampage in Tucson. What is it about the Austrian-made handgun that makes it such a favorite of rampage killers, not to mention narco-gang-bangers and…

Jan 13, 2011 | Comments (79)

By Mark Ames
"Mark at the Mic": Mark Ames on the Dylan Ratigan Show talking about Giffords Assassination-Rampage, Decline & Inequality

Mark Ames was back on MSNBC’s The Dylan Ratigan Show yesterday talking about the Tuscon assassination-rampage murder, the degeneration of America’s political class and how growing inequality makes everything and everyone shittier. To quote eXiled hero Charles Portis, “We’re weaker…

Jan 12, 2011 | Comments (33)

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By Mark Ames
Is the Arizona Shooting A New Kind of American Murder?

This story was first published in Vanity Fair. Saturday’s shooting in Tucson, Arizona, has been variously described as an “assassination” and a “shooting rampage”—but which one is it? This may seem like a semantic quibble, but what occurred in that…

Jan 10, 2011 | Comments (41)

By Mark Ames
Mark Ames Rants On MSNBC's The Dylan Ratigan Show: Beware Of Dr. von Hayek's "Austerity" Snake Oil

Exiled Online editor Mark Ames delivers an address to the nation on MSNBC’s The Dylan Ratigan Show. The subject: A quick history lesson on why “austerity” is the worst, most insane idea imaginable to solve America’s economic woes–and how John…

Jan 6, 2011 | Comments (54)

By Yasha Levine
Freemarket Failures: Investors Prefer Doing Business With Hugo Chavez Over Billionaire Koch Brothers

You didn’t hear this on Fox News or the Drudge Report, but on October 10 Venezuela seized and nationalized a massive fertilizer plant part-owned by Koch Industries. The media silence is a bit puzzling. You’d think that the seizure of…

Jan 5, 2011 | Comments (30)