David Masciotra

David Masciotra is the author of "Mellencamp: American Troubadour" (University Press of Kentucky, 2015) and the forthcoming "I Am Somebody: Why Jesse Jackson Matters" (Bloomsbury Publishing).

"Resistance" liberals love the FBI and CIA. History says they don't love you back David Masciotra
Iraq
"The destruction of a society": First the U.S. invaded Iraq — then we left it poisoned David Masciotra
Donald Trump Grand Rapids Rally
Donald Trump and the Republican Party hate America: It's time to say it David Masciotra
The inspiring poetics of Tedeschi Trucks Band David Masciotra
Donald Trump Made in America
Whose country is "broken and crime infested," Mr. President? Spoiler: It's ours David Masciotra
USA Island
Independent of everything: Is America too dumb for democracy? David Masciotra
Friends in a coffee shop
Brewing a "Coffeehouse Resistance": Hopeful activism that's organized and energized David Masciotra
Gov't Mule
The spontaneous magic of Gov't Mule in concert: "We feel more comfortable on stage than anywhere" David Masciotra
Atlas Shrugged; Libertarian stickers
My regrettable libertarian romance: I rebounded from my experimental phase, but many don't David Masciotra
Punisher
The Punisher skull: Unofficial logo of the white American death cult David Masciotra
Donald Trump
Trump's authoritarianism can never be treated like business as usual David Masciotra
Son Volt
Son Volt's Jay Farrar is "singing about the dark times" on "Union," the new protest album David Masciotra
Jussie Smollett; Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel
The absurd outrage over Jussie Smollett David Masciotra
Donald Trump
Trump's racist delusions and the global threat of white hate David Masciotra
Donald Trump
Can America recover from Trump? A radicalized right wing suggests dangers ahead David Masciotra