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Carl Bindenagel

Master’s candidate, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

Carl Bindenagel is a policy analyst and writer on social justice and social policy. He is currently a Master’s candidate at the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University in German and European Studies.

He has been a program manager at the International Human Rights Law Institute at DePaul Law School, a researcher at the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies and several other policy institutes in Washington, D.C.

He earned a Master’s degree at Pepperdine University in international relations and economic policy. His undergraduate degree is in liberal studies from the University of Notre Dame.

Articles by Carl Bindenagel

Trump: A Loser?

Trump is like the Phantom Menace: He should be gone, but he keeps coming back.

October 22, 2019

There Goes Viktor Orban Again

Hungary’s Viktor Orban isn't a defender of anybody’s rights. He is an unvarnished unilateralist and, like Putin, a world-class cynic.

November 6, 2018

How Republicans Rule the US via the Supreme Court

Justice Kennedy’s retirement will only worsen the trend of the U.S. Supreme Court serving as a political wing of the Republican Party.

July 4, 2018

Globalists and Patriots

Globalists are patriots who have a worldview that is not limited to the political boundaries of one state.

April 21, 2018

After Tillerson: How the U.S. Government Mimics Russia’s

Washington is becoming eerily similar to Putin’s government of FSB cronies.

March 14, 2018

America’s Mezzogiorno: Take the Money and Run

What is the outcome of the anti-government legislating for the southern U.S. states?

November 28, 2014

America’s Mezzogiorno: How the South Really Operates

How southern U.S. Republicans embrace and reject big government at the same time.

November 27, 2014

America’s Mezzogiorno: A Thanksgiving Reflection

Why are U.S. southern states so determined not to serve the very real needs of their poor populations?

November 26, 2014

The Perils of Russian Propaganda

How Putin's propaganda machine defeats itself.

July 29, 2014

The Republican War on the Poor, Continued

Why are U.S. conservatives determined to downplay the successes of government anti-poverty programs?

January 19, 2014

The Republican War On the Poor

How credible are the Republicans claims that they support the poor?

September 22, 2013

Peaceful Assembly Shattered, Democracy Fractured

How is the recent shooting in Arizona a failure for which no one is willing to accept any responsibility?

January 11, 2011

Ignoring Half of the Second Amendment

Has the U.S. Supreme Court's re-interpretation of the Second Amendment cost lives?

June 28, 2010