Mark Ames

Mark Ames is the founding editor of the eXile and author of Going Postal: Rage, Murder and Rebellion: From Reagan’s Workplaces to Clinton’s Columbine. He is an editor at The eXiled Online and a regular guest on MSNBC’s The Dylan Ratigan Show. 

The War We Don’t Know The War We Don’t Know

Up until now, the war between Russia and Georgia was framed as a simple tale of David versus Goliath. In fact, it is far more complex than this, morally and historically.

Aug 13, 2008 / Feature / Mark Ames

Getting Georgia’s War On Getting Georgia’s War On

Russia's war in Georgia excites John McCain and the same neocons who led us into earlier disasters.

Aug 8, 2008 / Feature / Mark Ames

Skinhead Violence Rising in Russia Skinhead Violence Rising in Russia

Copying the tactics of terrorists, neo-Nazi groups are targeting reformers, progressives and ethnic minorities.

Aug 29, 2007 / Feature / Mark Ames and Alexander Zaitchik

Russian Protests: The Big Guessing Game Russian Protests: The Big Guessing Game

After a surprisingly peaceful weekend of rallies, the first signs of dialogue between the Other Russia movement and the Kremlin are emerging. Will it last?

Jun 12, 2007 / Feature / Mark Ames

Bush’s Bitburg? Bush’s Bitburg?

In visiting discriminatory Latvia, Bush invites criticism from Russia.

May 5, 2005 / Editorial / Mark Ames

The Journal’s Russia Scandal The Journal’s Russia Scandal

Just before Christmas in 1997, as a tumultuous stock-market crisis ravaged emerging markets in every corner of the globe, readers of the Wall Street Journal were treated to some ...

Sep 16, 1999 / Feature / Matt Taibbi and Mark Ames