Sarah Lazare, In These Times

Sarah Lazare

In These Times

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Recent:
  • In These Times
Past:
  • Truthout
  • Salon.com
  • The Intercept
  • AlterNet
  • The National Memo
  • Mint Press News

Recent articles by Sarah:

The Search for a Covid Vaccine Is Not an Arms Race

Treating vaccine research like a national security secret endangers us all. → Read More

The Forgotten History of the Jewish, Anti-Zionist Left

A conversation with scholar Benjamin Balthaser about Jewish, working-class anti-Zionism in the 1930s and '40s. → Read More

First You Bomb and Starve a Country. Then You’re Praised for Sending in Aid.

The perverse diplomatic charade of Saudi Arabia starting a fire then getting credit for providing fire blankets. → Read More

Amid Minneapolis Uprising, Anti-War Veterans Call On National Guard to Stand Down

"Why do we think the military is a fix-all for all social problems that exist?" The police killing of George Floyd, a Black man who said he couldn’t breathe as white officer Derek Chauvin kneeled on his neck, has touched off an uprising in Minneapolis that left a police precinct ablaze Thursday night. After Minnesota governor Tim Walz, a Democrat, activated the National Guard, President Trump… → Read More

Amid Minneapolis Uprising, Anti-War Veterans Call on National Guard to Stand Down

"Why do we think the military is a fix-all for all social problems that exist?" The police killing of George Floyd, a Black man who said he couldn’t breathe as white officer Derek Chauvin kneeled on his neck, has touched off an uprising in Minneapolis—a city with a history of police violence—that left a police precinct ablaze Thursday night. After Minnesota governor Tim Walz, a Democrat,… → Read More

Asian-American Groups Demand Biden Take Down His ‘Anti-China’ Ad

Progressive organizations condemn Biden for contributing to a climate of anti-Asian racism and belligerence. → Read More

The Pentagon Wants Workers in Other Countries to Risk Their Lives for U.S. Arms Industry Profits

Working In These Times is dedicated to providing independent and incisive coverage of the labor movement and struggles for workers' rights. → Read More

Covid-19 Is a Reason To Start the Green New Deal Now

We can get out of this depression and save the planet all at once. → Read More

Koch-Funded Think Tanks Are Lobbying to Send Workers to Their Deaths

Conservative groups like the Heritage Foundation, FreedomWorks and ALEC have long supported policies that harm workers. → Read More

Weapons Manufacturers Get a Life Raft While the Rest of Us Drown

As the world economy grinds to a halt, the U.S. war machine churns on. → Read More

As Sanctions Kill Iranians Stricken With COVID-19, Democratic Leaders Are Silent

Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez are calling on Trump to curb the suffering. Where is Democratic leadership? → Read More

Illinois Prisoners Say They Don’t Have Access to Hand Sanitizer, Cleaning Supplies or Soap

Illinois state prisons are a coronavirus time bomb, activists warn. → Read More

U.S. Sanctions on Iran Are Increasing Coronavirus Deaths. They Need to Be Stopped Now.

The measures—imposed by Trump with bipartisan complicity—curtail desperately needed medical supplies. → Read More

The Narrow, Ineffective and Wholly Inadequate U.S. Debate about Paid Sick Leave

Working In These Times is dedicated to providing independent and incisive coverage of the labor movement and struggles for workers' rights. → Read More

Coronavirus Shows Capitalism Is a Razor’s Edge

Working In These Times is dedicated to providing independent and incisive coverage of the labor movement and struggles for workers' rights. → Read More

Bernie Sanders Is the Only Leading Presidential Candidate Pledging to Vote Against the Patriot Act

Many Democrats are still acquiescing to a George W. Bush-era policy that has been in place for nearly 20 years. → Read More

To Stop Trump’s War with Iran, We Must Also Confront the Democrats Who Laid the Groundwork

Democratic leaders are feigning outrage, but they've supported the precursors to war. → Read More

The 2020s Has To Be the Decade We Stop the Climate Crisis. But Now We Have to Stop Another War.

We can't let Trump's belligerence undermine the climate fight of our lives. → Read More

Even in Bankruptcy, Coal Companies Can’t Stop Selling Out Workers

The industry sees its employees like it sees the Earth: Just another resource to exploit. → Read More

Chicago Teachers Are Carrying the Torch of Decades of Militant Worker Struggles

Working In These Times is dedicated to providing independent and incisive coverage of the labor movement and struggles for workers' rights. → Read More