New Internationalist

Mark Engler

Mark Engler's regular column for the magazine

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Boosting the backlash against Trump

Progressives have to try to maximize the liberatory potential of a growing discontent, says Mark Engler.

Filed in: United States

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Obama's legacy falls short on organizing

Technocratic liberals treat movement groups as another ‘special interest’ rather than a central pillar of their ability to govern, says Mark Engler.

Filed in: United States

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Trump can be beaten because he is the Establishment

We must respond with a genuine vision for ending the corrupt politics of privilege, writes Mark Engler.

Filed in: Activism, Politics and United States

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Acts of conscience on a bended knee

Mark Engler reflects on how one man’s protest made waves around the US.

Filed in: Activism, Sport and United States

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Protectors vs pipelines

The native-led resistance at Standing Rock has emphasized environmentalism of a different complexion than is typically associated with ecological activism in the United States, writes Mark Engler.

Filed in: Indigenous Peoples and United States

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Kissinger is not our friend

The former US Secretary of State endorsed human rights violations in Bangladesh, Cambodia and Argentina, yet Hillary Clinton calls him ‘a friend’, writes Mark Engler.

Filed in: United States

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What's not for sale in branded America?

Mark Engler bemoans the corporate colonization of public space.

Filed in: Corporations and United States

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The ‘Fight for $15’ dreams big – and wins

Mark Engler hails a significant victory for workers in the US.

Filed in: United States and Work

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One gas leak too many

Can we end fracking now? asks Mark Engler.

Filed in: Energy and United States

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Claiming our victories

Don’t listen to the cynics – Mark Engler thinks activists should pat themselves on the back.

Filed in: Activism

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Bernie Sanders: Revolution beyond the ballot box

Mark Engler argues for acts of determination and sacrifice.

Filed in: Democracy, Politics and United States

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