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8 Strange News Headlines from July 2018

8 Strange News Headlines from July 2018

We've rounded up some of the weirdest news stories that you may have missed last month.


Destruction Donnie

Body Politic August 2018
Beinhart's White House update


Otto Adolf Eichmann and the US

Beinhart addresses US immigration policy
Larry Beinhart employs Adolf Eichmann as a lens for understanding the banality of evil.


9 Strange News Headlines from June 2018

Here's some weird news stories you may have missed last month.


Ode to Summer

Larry Beinhart ponders life and politics
Beinhart jumps easily between the political and the domestic in this playful poem.


8 Strange News Headlines from May 2018

The gist of what you may have missed: read these eight strange news headlines from May 2018.


Wag the Syria

Larry Beinhart takes on US involvement in Syria
In this month's Body Politic, Larry Beinhart discusses the war in Syria and the US's recent involvement.


9 Strange News Headlines from April 2018

The gist of what you may have missed
Take a gander at these nine weird news stories from last month.


John Faso’s got seven problems and Diane Neal ain’t one of them

Our unscientific stab at picking an early winner in the Democratic primary race in the 19th congressional district.


12 Weird News Headlines You May Have Missed in March 2018

A KFC chicken emergency, Gandhi's correspondence, and other strange, juicy headlines you may have missed in March 2018.


Gina, She-Wolf of the CIA

Analyzing Trump's pick for head of the CIA
Larry Beinhart discusses Trump's nominee to head the CIA, Gina Haspel.


Policing in the Hudson Valley

A Window into the National Issue of Excessive Force and Community Policing
Issues of excessive use of force in the Newburgh and Kingston police departments daylight struggles and opportunities for law enforcement in communities of color.


The Duality of Chelsea Manning: In the Spotlight at Bard

In the wake of her controversial decision to run for US Senate, Chelsea Manning spoke at Bard College in February 2018. Read one audience member's take on event.


Groundhog Day: Foreshadowing Inflation?

The Past, Present, and Future of US Economy
Larry Beinhart's Body Politic analyzes the current state of the United States economy.


8 Strange News Headlines from February 2018

We've rounded up some of the quirkiest global headlines of February 2018.


Racist Immigration Reform, An America without Diversity

Our Way, Norway, or No Way
Larry Beinhart tackles Donald Trump, American diversity, immigration reform, and racism in the United States following the president's "shit hole country" remarks about Haiti and other countries.



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