The Editors

The editorial board of Against the Current currently consists of Robert Brenner, Dianne Feeley, David Finkel, Adam Hefty, Ursula McTaggart, Alan Wald, Suzi Weissman and Charles Williams.

A Letter from the Editors: The 21st Century Plague

After the Trumpster Fire

USA on the Brink?

Biden: "Empire Is Back"...
Against the Current No. 212, May/June 2021

Transition, Trauma, and Troubled Times
Against the Current No. 211, March/April 2021

The 21st Century Plague
Against the Current No. 210, January/February 2021

USA on the Brink?
Against the Current No. 209, November/December 2020

The Pandemic and the Vote
Against the Current No. 208, September/October 2020

"Normal" No More
Against the Current, No. 207, July/August 2020

A Crisis of Vast Unknowns
Against the Current, No. 206, May/June 2020

Introduction to William Z. Foster and the TUEL
Against the Current, No. 206, May/June 2020

All the Wars: No End, No Point?
Against the Current, No. 205, March/April 2020

Hope in the Streets, continued
Against the Current, No. 204, January/February 2020

Introduction to Socialist Perspectives on the 2020 Elections
Against the Current, No. 204, January/February 2020

Impeachment and Imperialism
Against the Current, No. 203, November/December 2019

Introduction: William Z. Foster and Syndicalism
Against the Current, No. 203, November/December 2019

Hope Is in the Streets
Against the Current, No. 202, September/October 2019

How Many More Wars?
Against the Current, No. 201, July/August 2019

A Note on ATC 201
Against the Current, No. 201, July/August 2019

ATC Turns 200 (issues)
Against the Current, No. 200, May/June 2019

Whose "Security" -- and for What?
Against the Current, No. 199, March/April 2019

A Note of Thanks
Against the Current, No. 199, March/April 2019

The Menace of Right "Populism"
Against the Current, No. 198, January/February 2019

Supreme Toxicity -- Confirmed
Against the Current, No. 197, November/December 2018

Where to Begin?
Against the Current, No. 196, September/October 2018

Endless War, Swirling Chaos
Against the Current, No. 195, July/August 2018

A Birthday Bash for Marx
Against the Current, No. 195, July/August 2018

Defending "Our Democracy"
Against the Current, No. 194, May/June 2018

Confronting the Right: An Introduction
Against the Current, No. 194, May/June 2018

A Birthday Bash for Marx
Against the Current, No. 194, May/June 2018

#MeToo for All Women
Against the Current, No. 193, March/April 2018

For International Women's Day: Honoring the Fighters
Against the Current, No. 193, March/April 2018

Open and Hidden Horrors
Against the Current, No. 192, January/February 2018

The #MeToo Revolution
Against the Current, No. 192, January/February 2018

Resisting Capital's Disasters
Against the Current, No. 191, November/December 2017

The War Is At Home
Against the Current, No. 190, September/October 2017

Solidarity Message to Egyptian Website
Against the Current, No. 190, September/October 2017

The Longest Occupation
Against the Current, No. 189, July/August 2017

One-Half Cheer for Trump?
Against the Current, No. 189, July/August 2017

What Kind of Opposition?
Against the Current, No. 188, May/June 2017

Trump's Road to Ruin
Against the Current, No. 187, March/April 2017

Fighting Back for Survival
Against the Current, No. 186, January/February 2017

On Imperial Conundrums
Against the Current, No. 185, November/December 2016

A Giant, Flushing Sound
Against the Current, No. 184, September/October 2016

Turkey, A Human Rights Emergency
Against the Current, No. 184, September/October 2016

Political Revolution -- What Is It?
Against the Current, No. 183, July-August 2016

Politics of the New Abnormal
Against the Current, No. 182, May/June 2016

An Extraordinary Moment
Against the Current, No. 181, March/April 2016

Crises, Craziness and "Security"
Against the Current, No. 180, January/February 2016

Global Lessons of A Catastrophe
Against the Current, No. 179, November/December 2015

Poisoned Fruits of Austerity
Against the Current, No. 178, September/October 2015

Introduction to Black Lives Matter
Against the Current, No. 178, September/October 2015

Paradoxes of Politics
Against the Current, No. 177, July/August 2015

Middle East Imperial Meltdown
Against the Current, No. 176, May/June 2015

Women Under the Gun, 2015
Against the Current, No. 175, March/April 2015

Cuba and the USA: A Discussion
Against the Current, No. 175, March/April 2015

Why We Can't Breathe
Against the Current, No. 174, January/February 2015

Introduction to The Two-Party System, Part II
Against the Current, No. 174, January/February 2015

Introduction to Shaping 20th Century America
Against the Current, No. 174, January/February 2015

The Middle East's "World War"
Against the Current, No. 173, November/December 2014

Notes to Our Readers
Against the Current, No. 173, November/December 2014

Our Planet, Our Movement
Against the Current, No. 172, September/October 2014

Open the Border Now!
Against the Current, No. 172, September/October 2014

The Ruins of War, Then and Now
Against the Current, No. 171, July/August 2014

Notes on the Current Crisis
Against the Current, No. 170, May/June 2014

State of the "Recovery"
Against the Current, No. 169, March/April 2014

Introduction to In Defense of the ASA
Against the Current, No. 169, March/April 2014

Manufacturing Bankruptcy
Against the Current, No. 168, January/February 2014

A Note on McCarthyism
Against the Current, No. 168, January/February 2014

No Easy Victories
Against the Current, No. 167, November/December 2013

Introduction: Middle East Upheaval
Against the Current, No. 167, November/December 2013

Introduction to Remembering E.P. Thompson
Against the Current, No. 167, November/December 2013

Heroism Against the Machine
Against the Current, No. 166, September/October 2013

Suited Vandals Pillage Detroit
Against the Current, No. 166, September/October 2013

Immigration "Reform"
Against the Current, No. 166, September/October 2013

Commemorating a Classic of History
Against the Current, No. 166, September/October 2013

Obama: Human Rights Disaster
Against the Current, No. 165, July/August 2013

Keystone and Humanity's Fate
Against the Current, No. 164, May/June 2013

More Gridlock -- Or Worse?
Against the Current, No. 163, March/April 2013

Gun Control: Carnage in Context
Against the Current, No. 163, March/April 2013

A Thanks
Against the Current, No. 163, March/April 2013

Over the Climate Cliff
Against the Current, No. 162, January/February 2013

The Next Four Years
Against the Current, No. 161, November/December 2012

Supreme Court Storm Clouds
Against the Current, No. 160, September/October 2012

Notes in Memoriam
Against the Current, No. 160, September/October 2012

Further on Marikana Miners
Against the Current, No. 160, September/October 2012

Swing of the Pendulum?
Against the Current, No. 159, July/August 2012

Immigrant Youth Victory!
Against the Current, No. 159, July/August 2012

What Choice in 2012?
Against the Current, No. 158, May/June 2012

The War on Women--And Us All
Against the Current, No. 158, May/June 2012

Who Are the Control Rods?
Against the Current, No. 157, March / April 2012

From "Occupy" to ...
Against the Current, No. 156, January/February 2012

Three Years After "Yes We Can"
Against the Current, No. 155, November/December 2011

The Years of 9/11
Against the Current, No. 154, September/October 2011

Austerity and U.S. Decline
Against the Current, No. 153, July/August 2011

Budget Woes, Class Wars
Against the Current, No. 152, May/June 2011

Libya and the Arab Uprisings
Against the Current, No. 152, May/June 2011

Julian Mer-Khamis
Against the Current, No. 152, May/June 2011

Change of the Century
Against the Current, No. 151, March/April 2011

Let Them Eat Cuts
Against the Current, No. 150, January/February 2011

After the Democrats' Debacle
Against the Current, No. 149, November/December 2010

Kashmir: A Brief Background
Against the Current, No. 149, November/December 2010

Obama's Reform, Recovery Stalled
Against the Current, No. 148, September/October 2010

Bigger Slicks, Sicker Society
Against the Current, No. 147, July/August 2010

Who's Dysfunctional Now?
Against the Current, No. 146, May/June 2010

U.S.-Israel Crisis: The Test
Against the Current, No. 146, May/June 2010

The Politics of Inverted Fear
Against the Current, No. 145, March/April 2010

The Road from Copenhagen
Against the Current, No. 144, January/February 2010

The Poisoned Pill of Obama's War
Against the Current, No. 144, January/February 2010

Reform Is Not A Tea Party
Against the Current, No. 143, November/December 2009

Introduction to Spain's Revolution & Tragedy
Against the Current, No. 143, November/December 2009

Introduction to The POUM's Seven Decades
Against the Current, No. 143, November/December 2009

Obama and War(s)
Against the Current, No. 141, July/August 2009

Doctors Under Attack
Against the Current, No. 141, July/August 2009

The Cuban Five--Injustice Prolonged
Against the Current, No. 141, July/August 2009

Socialism Then -- And Now!
Against the Current, No. 140, May/June 2009

Crisis and Coronation
Against the Current, No. 139, March/April 2009

After the Destruction
Against the Current, No. 139, March/April 2009

Changing for Real
Against the Current, No. 138, January/February 2009

Keeping Independent Politics Alive
Against the Current, No. 138, January/February 2009

Whose Wipeout? Whose Bailout?
Against the Current, No. 137, November/December 2008

War(s) With No Exit
Against the Current, No. 136, September/October 2008

A Campaign with Issues
Against the Current, No. 135, July/August 2008

Loosing Another Round
Against the Current, No. 135, July/August 2008

Some Stupid Dirty Politics
Against the Current, No. 134, May/June 2008

Looking Back -- and Ahead
Against the Current, No. 133, March/April 2008

Devastating Crisis Unfolds
Against the Current, No. 132, January/February 2008

Regime Dis-Credited
Against the Current, No. 131, November/December 2007

Imperial Failure and the Vote
Against the Current, No. 130, September/October 2007

Deferred Freedom Agenda
Against the Current, No. 129, July/August 2007

Nakba One, Two, Three?
Against the Current, No. 128, May/June 2007

Court Upholds Indecent Act
Against the Current, No. 128, May/June 2007

Blood, Money, More War?
Against the Current, No. 127, March/April 2007

The War Is (Not) Over
Against the Current, No. 126, January/February 2007

The End of the Regime?
Against the Current, No. 125, November/December 2006

Binge and Hangover
Against the Current, No. 124, September/October 2006

Elections and Regime Crisis
Against the Current, No. 124, September/October 2006

The Real Costs of Empire
Against the Current, No. 123, July/August 2006

An Interview with Patricia Campbell
Against the Current, No. 123, July/August 2006

A Gran Marcha and Beyond
Against the Current, No. 122, May/June 2006

A Fine Imperial Mess
Against the Current, No. 121, March/April 2006

Crisis of the Regime
Against the Current, No. 120, January/February 2006

From 9/11 to Katrina
Against the Current, No. 119, November/December 2005

On to September 24th!
Against the Current, No. 118, September/October 2005

Is This Sick or What?
Against the Current, No. 117, July/August 2005

Debating Labor's Future
Against the Current, No. 116, May/June 2005

Those Bush Two Blues
Against the Current, No. 115, March/April 2005

On Oil and Quicksand
Against the Current, No. 114, January/February 2005

Introducing the Year 1905: Centennial of Struggle
Against the Current, No. 114, January/February 2005

An End or Beginning?
Against the Current, No. 113, November/December 2004

The War and the Vote
Against the Current, No. 112, September/October 2004

Empire of Lies and Torture
Against the Current, No. 111, July/August 2004

What's the Election For?
Against the Current, No. 110, May/June 2004

Gay Marriage Yes!
Against the Current, No. 110, May/June 2004

Women in a Neoliberal Order
Against the Current, No. 109, March/April 2004

The Miami Model in Your Face
Against the Current, No. 108, January/February 2004

Your Rights AND Your Life!
Against the Current, No. 107, November/December 2003

Cracking "The Bush Agenda"
Against the Current, No. 106, September/October 2003

What the Airline Crisis Shows
Against the Current, No. 105, July/August 2003

An Introduction
Against the Current, No. 105, July/August 2003

Occupation and the Empire
Against the Current, No. 104, May/June 2003

The Colossus and Destruction
Against the Current, No. 103, March/April 2003

War and Democrats' Panic
Against the Current, No. 102, January/February 2003

The Imperial Trifecta
Against the Current, No. 101, November/December 2002

Whole New Worlds of Turmoil
Against the Current, No. 100, September/October 2002

Conventional Wisdom and Nuclear Wisdom
Against the Current, No. 99, July/August 2002

The Empire's Endless New War
Against the Current, No. 98, May/June 2002

On Lessons of Enron and War
Against the Current, No. 97, March/April 2002

Whose Rights Are Sacrificed?
Against the Current, No. 96, January/February 2002

U.S.-Israel Sow the Wind
Against the Current, No. 96, January/February 2002

Social Justice or War
Against the Current, No. 95, November/December 2001

A Season to Mobilize
Against the Current, No. 94, September/October 2001

The Fast Track Attack
Against the Current, No. 93, July/August 2001

"This Changes Everything . . ."
Against the Current, No. 92, May/June 2001

Dirty Done Deals
Against the Current, No. 91, March/April 2001

Stolen Vote, Wasted Votes
Against the Current, No. 90, January/February 2001

Apartheid "Peace" Explodes
Against the Current, No. 89, November/December 2000

To the Spoilers the Victory?
Against the Current, No. 88, September/October 2000

Bush-Gore 2000: No Thanks!
Against the Current, No. 87, July/August 2000

Behind Murder With Impunity
Against the Current, No. 86, May/June 2000

On Political Leadership
Against the Current, No. 86, May/June 2000

Women and Global Capitalism
Against the Current, No. 85, March/April 2000

A War on Black Children?
Against the Current, No. 84, January/February 2000

November 2000: Can We Do Better?
Against the Current, No. 83, November/December 1999

Congress' Phony Health Care War
Against the Current, No. 82, September/October 1999

The State's Capital Crimes
Against the Current, No. 81, July/August 1999

Introduction to the Dialogue
Against the Current, No. 81, July/August 1999

NATO's Road to War and Ruin
Against the Current, No. 80, May/June 1999

Women Rising, Then and Now
Against the Current, No. 79, March/April 1999

NYC's Workfare Shell Game: An Interview with Heidi Dorow
Against the Current, No. 79, March/April 1999

The Cynicism and the Slaughter
Against the Current, No. 78, January/February 1999

Politics of Terror and Scandal
Against the Current, No. 77, November/December 1998

The Signs of Resistance
Against the Current, No. 76, September/October 1998

The Spirit of Revolution
Against the Current, No. 75, July/August 1998

New Gulf War? Just Say No!
Against the Current, No. 74, May/June 1998

Australia: War on the Docks
Against the Current, No. 74, May/June 1998

The IMF's Imperial "Reform"
Against the Current, No. 73, March/April 1998

The Gulf Crisis, Again and Again
Against the Current, No. 72, January/February 1998

The UPS Victory and Beyond
Against the Current, No. 71, November/December 1997

The Lean, Mean University
Against the Current, No. 70, September/October 1997

The Republicrats' Phony Budget War
Against the Current, No. 69, July/August 1997

Mobilize for Action! Motown
Against the Current, No. 68, May/June 1997

Lies, Damn Lies and "Reforms"
Against the Current, No. 67, March/April 1997

The Center-Center Coalition
Against the Current, No. 66, January/February 1997

Introduction to Queer Internationalism
Against the Current, No. 66, January/February 1997

The Gulf Slaughter Revisited
Against the Current, No. 65, November/December 1996

The Poisoned Fruits of Oslo (II)
Against the Current, No. 65, November/December 1996

Congratulations!
Against the Current, No. 65, November/December 1996

Detroit Newspaper Strike Update
Against the Current, No. 65, November/December 1996

Who Gets To Choose?
Against the Current, No. 64, September/October 1996

Israel's Poisoned Fruits of Oslo
Against the Current, No. 63, July/August 1996

Ten Years of Against the Current
Against the Current, No. 62, May/June 1996

The Clinton-Helms-Burton Travesty
Against the Current, No. 62, May/June 1996

NATO's Squalid Police Action
Against the Current, No. 61, March/April 1996

On Imperialism
Against the Current, No. 61, March/April 1996

Budget Wrestlemania
Against the Current, No. 60, January/February 1996

Labor's Wars
Against the Current, No. 60, January/February 1996

Introduction
Against the Current, No. 60, January/February 1996

A Word of Introduction
Against the Current, No. 60, January/February 1996

Two Perspectives
Against the Current, No. 60, January/February 1996

Labor Wars, from Top to Bottom
Against the Current, No. 59, November/December 1995

Introduction
Against the Current, No. 59, November/December 1995

Save Mumia Abu-Jamal
Against the Current, No. 58, September/October 1995

A Note of Introduction
Against the Current, No. 58, September/October 1995

What Is the Main Danger?
Against the Current, No. 57, July/August 1995

Affirming Affirmative Action
Against the Current, No. 56, May/June 1995

Defending Women's Lives
Against the Current, No. 55, March/April 1995

The Gingreening of America?
Against the Current, No. 54, January/February 1995

Response: Half Right
Against the Current, No. 54, January/February 1995

Clinton's Best-Laid Plans
Against the Current, No. 53, November/December 1994

Why Health Care Is A Sick Mess
Against the Current, No. 52, September/October 1994

Bill Clinton and Genocide
Against the Current, No. 51, July/August 1994

Introduction to South African Statements
Against the Current, No. 51, July/August 1994

Stonewall at Twenty-Five
Against the Current, No. 50, May/June 1994

Chiapas, A Call for Solidarity
Against the Current, No. 49, March/April 1994

1994: Women and Internationalism
Against the Current, No. 49, March/April 1994

Those Giant Sucking Sounds
Against the Current, No. 48, January/February 1994

Moscow: The Fire This Time
Against the Current, No. 47, November/December 1993

Letting Bosnia Die
Against the Current, No. 46, September/October 1993

The Disintegration of Clinton?
Against the Current, No. 45, July/August 1993

The Great Shrinking Stimulus
Against the Current, No. 44, May/June 1993

"Humanitarian" Intervention?
Against the Current, No. 43, March/April 1993

The New-Old Political Order
Against the Current, No. 42, January/February 1993

In Defense of Bosnia
Against the Current, No. 41, November/December 1992

Background on "Free Trade"
Against the Current, No. 41, November/December 1992

Notes to Our Readers
Against the Current, No. 41, November/December 1992

Perspectives on Revolution
Against the Current, No. 41, November/December 1992

No More Compromise!
Against the Current, No. 40, September/October 1992

...No Peace!
Against the Current, No. 39, July/August 1992

The Crime of the Centuries
Against the Current, No. 38, May/June 1992

The Future of Marxism
Against the Current, No. 38, May/June 1992

Before Stalinism (a continuing symposium)
Against the Current, No. 38, May/June 1992

Democrats: Road to Nowhere
Against the Current, No. 37, March/April 1992

1992: Seize the Time!
Against the Current, No. 36, January/February 1992

Campus in Crisis Introduction
Against the Current, No. 36, January/February 1992

Introduction to Before Stalinism
Against the Current, No. 36, January/February 1992

PC-Bashing: A Vicious Frame-up
Against the Current, No. 35, November/December 1991

The New Russian Revolution?
Against the Current, No. 35, November/December 1991

The Crisis of the Campuses
Against the Current, No. 35, November/December 1991

Abort the Court
Against the Current, No. 34, September/October 1991

Budget Chainsaw Massacres
Against the Current, No. 33, July/August 1991

From the Ashes of Victory
Against the Current, No. 32, May/June 1991

Dedication
Against the Current, No. 32, May/June 1991

Bring the Troops Home Now!
Against the Current, No. 31, March/April 1991

Bring the Troops Home Now!
Against the Current, No. 30, January/February 1991

Oil Wars--The Empire Strikes Back
Against the Current, No. 29, November/December 1990

Introduction to Socialism and Individual Rights
Against the Current, No. 29, November/December 1990

A Victory with Meaning
Against the Current, No. 28, September/October 1990

After the Cold War
Against the Current, No. 28, September/October 1990

A Non-Peace Non-Dividend?
Against the Current, No. 27, July/August 1990

The 1990s: A Socialist Agenda
Against the Current, No. 26, May/June 1990

Introduction to the Nicaraguan Elections--And Afterwards
Against the Current, No. 26, May/June 1990

Eastern Europe and Ourselves
Against the Current, No. 25, March/April 1990

Perspectives in the Twilight of the Cold War
Against the Current, No. 25, March/April 1990

Where the Cold War Lives On
Against the Current, No. 24, January/February 1990

The Collapse of Socialism?
Against the Current, No. 23, November/December 1989

Free Cuban Human Rights Activists!
Against the Current, No. 23, November/December 1989

Defending Women's Lives
Against the Current No. 22, September/October 1989

Editor's Note
Against the Current No. 22, September/October 1989

Twenty Years After Stonewall
Against the Current, No. 21, July/August 1989

China: Democracy Yes!
Against the Current, No. 21, July/August 1989

Drawing the Line at Eastern
Against the Current, No. 20, May/June 1989

The Populist Road Not Taken
Against the Current No. 18, January/February 1989