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Michael Winship

Michael Winship

Michael Winship is the Schumann Senior Writing Fellow for Common Dreams. Previously, he was the Emmy Award-winning senior writer for Moyers & Company and BillMoyers.com, a past senior writing fellow at the policy and advocacy group Demos, and former president of the Writers Guild of America East. Follow him on Twitter: @MichaelWinship

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When Texas Froze Over, There Was Hell to Pay

In the face of a winter disaster, when it came to taking care of the state’s citizens, GOP leadership was clueless and counterproductive. As usual.

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The Truth on Trial at Trump’s Second Impeachment

Big stories reveal the good, the bad and the ugly of humankind—and that includes those who report and comment on the news.

Michael Winship ·


Republicans Don’t Know Much About History. But That Won’t Stop Them

In word and deed, Trumpists try to murder truth and hide the body.

Michael Winship ·


Walter Bernstein Survived the Hollywood Blacklist – And Lived to Be 101

The screenwriter was my friend and my hero, a brave opponent of right-wing repression during a dark period of our history.

Michael Winship ·


GOP Tickles the Dragon's Tail

After years of flirting with America’s right wing and egging on a growing rage, the GOP establishment is "shocked" by Trump's success—and scrambling to save face.

Michael Winship ·


When Trump's Out the Door, Biden Tackles the Winter of Our Discontent

He and America’s "better angels" have their work cut out for them.

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The Capitol Invasion Must be the End of the Line for Trump

The inciter-in-chief has urged his suporters to destroy every vestige of democracy and truth. Only two weeks left but he's gotta go.

Michael Winship ·


Old Congress, New Congress: Profiles in Sore Losing

The open sedition of so many Republican members is a crime and a national disgrace. They're attempting a clumsy coup d'etat.

Michael Winship ·

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