- Paul Street holds a doctorate in U.S. history from Binghamton University. He is former vice president for research and planning of the Chicago Urban League. Street is also the author of numerous books, including "Hollow Resistance: Obama, Trump and the Politics of Appeasement" (2020), "The Empire's New Clothes: Barack Obama in the Real World of Power" (2010), and "They Rule: The 1% v. Democracy" (2014), and a regular contributor to Counterpunch, Z Magazine/ZNet, Black Agenda Report and teleSUR English. He has taught American history at several Chicago-area colleges and universities and currently lives in Iowa City, Iowa.
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