Stories by Paul Buchheit

Paul Buchheit is a college teacher, an active member of US Uncut Chicago, founder and developer of social justice and educational websites (,,, and the editor and main author of "American Wars: Illusions and Realities" (Clarity Press). He can be reached at subscribe to Paul Buchheit's feed

Posted on: Jul 13, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The super-rich may be hastening their own demise, while taking the rest of us with them.

Posted on: Nov 28, 2015, Source: AlterNet

There exists a common theme amidst these signs of societal decay.

Posted on: Nov 10, 2015, Source: AlterNet

By heaping the blame on the victims, wealthy and well-positioned Americans can justify the neglect of our nation's children.

Posted on: Oct 19, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The list goes on and on.

Posted on: Oct 6, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Despite all the successes of women, the white male establishment has prevailed.

Posted on: Jul 5, 2015, Source: AlterNet

It's time all parents learned the truth about charter schools.

Posted on: Jun 2, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Most retirement-age Americans have little or no savings.

Posted on: May 17, 2015, Source: AlterNet

No amount of clever branding can hide these harsh truths.

Posted on: May 10, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Why the rich don't care about jobs for the rest of us.

Posted on: May 3, 2015, Source: AlterNet

At the heart of privatization is a disdain for government and a love of mindless individualism.

Posted on: Apr 13, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The callousness of America's political and business leaders is shocking once you start looking at the numbers.

Posted on: Mar 29, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Corporate greed has reached its limit. It does not have to be this way.

Posted on: Mar 23, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Average Americans are the products, and few of us see any profits.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The mainstream media rarely publishes facts like these.

Posted on: Mar 8, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Not that we'd want to. But many Americans, perplexingly, have taken that path in the last ten years.

Posted on: Feb 22, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Big business owes Americans big time for providing them most of their labor and resources.

Posted on: Feb 16, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Corporations today pay less taxes than workers while their profits soar.

Posted on: Feb 8, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The media celebrates "economic growth," while new data shows most Americans are barely surviving.

Posted on: Jan 25, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Making money is all a game to the super-rich.

Posted on: Jan 18, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Many of the modern-day practices of our free-market capitalist system are at least partly responsible for the oppression of black people in America.