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  • 'Tis the Season to Be Frightened

    Ebola, Dengue fever, West Nile virus ... Republican ideology created some of these threats in the first place, or managed to make others worse. The climate crisis, which Republicans dismiss en masse, is a key ingredient in all of them.

  • The 0.01 Percent's "I Reap All" Accounts

    At least 9,000 wealthy Americans have amassed $5 million-plus sized IRAs. Multimillionaires and billionaires are shielding vast fortunes from taxation with monstrously huge IRAs.

Chip Ward

Chip Ward

A former grassroots organizer and librarian, Chip Ward, TomDispatch regular, writes from Torrey, Utah. He is the author of two books, Canaries on the Rim: Living Downwind in the West and Hope's Horizon: Three Visions for Healing the American Land.  His essays can be found by clicking here.  To listen to Timothy MacBain's latest TomCast audio interview in which Ward discusses global "weirding," click here, or download it to your iPod here.

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Chip Ward

Chip Ward

A former grassroots organizer and librarian, Chip Ward, TomDispatch regular, writes from Torrey, Utah. He is the author of two books, Canaries on the Rim: Living Downwind in the West and Hope's Horizon: Three Visions for Healing the American Land.  His essays can be found by clicking here.  To listen to Timothy MacBain's latest TomCast audio interview in which Ward discusses global "weirding," click here, or download it to your iPod here.

Other archived articles by this author