Henry A. Giroux

Henry Giroux, is an American and Canadian scholar and cultural critic. One of the founding theorists of critical pedagogy in the United States, he is best known for his pioneering work in public pedagogy.


”Yhdysvallat ajautuu yhä syvempään totalitarismiin”, 1.3.2015 (Henry A. Giroux)


The Ghost of Fascism in the Post-Truth Era, CounterPunch, 22 March 2019

Resisting the Weaponization of Ignorance in the Age of Trump, Truthout, 12 February 2019

Born Disposable: Trump’s War on Youth, Truthout, 16 January 2019

Trump’s Racist Language of Pollution Drives His Neoliberal Fascism, Truthout, 7 January 2019

The Language of Neoliberal Education by Henry Giroux -

Trump's Fascist Efforts to Demolish Democracy, Truthout, 30 November 2018

Trump's Rhetoric Is Meant to Destroy Thought and Democracy, Truthdig, 19 November 2018

Trump's Love Affair With Violence in the Age of Fascist Nihilism, Truthdig, 5 November 2018

Trump, Kavanaugh and the Path to Neoliberal Fascism, Truthout, 11 October 2018

Neoliberal Fascism and the Twilight of the Social, Truthdig, 8 September 2018

Neoliberal Fascism and the Echoes of History, Truthdig, 2 August 2018

Reading Against Fascism, Truthout, 13 July 2018

Trump's War on Children is an act of State Terrorism, CounterPunch, 20 June 2018

Henry A. Giroux: The Nightmare of Neoliberal Fascism by Mark Karlin, Truthout, 10 June 2018

Trump's relentless lies demand we make truth-telling great again, Conversation, 10 June 2018

Bertrand Russell: Remembering A Public Intellectual For Our Time by Henry A. Giroux, Hamilton Arts & Letters | Issue Eleven.1 2018

A Democracy in Exile Fights Against Fascism, Truthout, 7 June 2018

Switching Sides: Whitewashing History in the Age of Trump, Truthout, 8 May 2018

Unfashionable Fascism: Mainstream Politicians Switching Sides Under Trump's Regime of Barbarism, CounterPunch, 27 April 2018

Education as a Weapon of Struggle: Rethinking the Parkland Uprising in the Age of Mass Violence, CounterPunch, 26 March 2018

Killing Children in the Age of Disposability: The Parkland Shooting Was About More Than Gun Violence, Truthout, 4 March 2018

Gun Violence as State Sponsored Domestic Terrorism, ZNet, 23 February 2018

The Ghost of Fascism in the Age of Trump, Truthout, 13 February 2018

Challenging Trump's Language of Fascism, Truthout, 9 January 2018

Henry A. Giroux on Developing a Language of Liberation for Radical Transformation by Mark Karlin, Truthout, 10 December 2017

Challenging the Neoliberalism at the Root of Trump's Authoritarianism, Truthout, 7 December 2017

Scholar Henry Giroux: Trump's Attack on Democracy Will Fail by Chauncey DeVega, AlterNet, 4 December 2017

Democracy on Life Support: Donald Trump's First Year in Office, Truthout, 7 November 2017

Disposability in the Age of Disasters: From Dreamers and Puerto Rico to Violence in Las Vegas, Truthout, 2 November 2017

Donald Trump as the Bully-in Chief: Weaponizing the politics of Humiliation, CounterPunch, 30 October 2017

The Vital Role of Education in Authoritarian Times, Truthout, 11 October 2017

Donald Trump Is Addicted to Violence, AlterNet, 22 September 2017

Why the Democratic Party Can't Save Us From Trump's Authoritarianism, Truthout, 21 August 2017

Trump's Neo-Nazis and the Rise of Illiberal Democracy, Truthout, 16 August 2017

Henry Giroux on a Politics of Cruelty Without Euphemisms by Mickey Huff, Truthout, 27 July 2017

A new American revolution: Can we find the language — and build a movement — to break out of our nation’s culture of cruelty? Salon, 4 July 2017 (text and video)

Thinking Dangerously: The Role of Higher Education in Authoritarian Times, Truthout, 26 Jue 2017

Manufactured illiteracy and miseducation: A long process of decline led to President Donald Trump, Salon, 24 June 2017

Trump Versus Comey: The Politics of Loyalty and Lying, Truthout, 15 June 2017

Dancing With the Devil: Trump's Politics of Fascist Collaboration, Truthout, 16 May 2017

Toward a Politics of Ungovernability: Shutting Down American-Style Authoritarianism, CounterPunch, 17 April 2017

The Menace of Trump and the New Authoritarianism: An Interview With Henry Giroux by Joan Pedro-Carañana, Truthout, 11 April 2017

The Culture of Cruelty in Trump's America, Truthout, 22 March 2017

The Hardening of Society and the Rise of Cultures of Cruelty in Neo-Fascist America, CounterPunch, 17 March 2017

Trump's War on Dangerous Memory and Critical Thought, CounterPunch, 13 March 2017

Combating Trump's Neo-Fascism and the Ghost of "1984", Truthout, 7 February 2017

Democracy in Exile and the Curse of Totalitarianism, CounterPunch, 31 January 2017

Normalizing Donald Trump’s Authoritarianism Is Not an Option, Truthdig, 23 January 2017

Militant Hope in the Age of Trump, ZNet, 19 January 2017

Henry A. Giroux: Trump’s Cabinet Will Be a Church of Neoliberal Evangelicals, Truthdig, 9 January 2017 (video and transcripit)

Henry A. Giroux on Trump's Cabinet, the Church of Neoliberal Evangelicals by Henry A. Giroux and Kim Brown, Truthout, 2 January 2017 (video and transcript)

Militant Hope in the Age of the Politics of the Disconnect, CounterPunch, 23 December 2016

War Culture, Militarism and Racist Violence Under Donald Trump, Truthout, 14 December 2016

Trump's Second Gilded Age: Overcoming the Rule of Billionaires and Militarists, CounterPunch, 9 December 2016

The Authoritarian Politics of Resentment in Trump’s America, Truthout/Truthdig, 27 November 2016 (text and video)

The Authoritarian Politics of Resentment in Trump's America, Truthout, 13 Novemner 2016

A Call for Resistance in Dark Times, CounterPunch, 11 November 2016

Unthinkable Politics and the Dead Bodies of Children, Truthout, 1 November 2016

Trump’s Return to the Good Old Days and the Specter of Mass Terror, CounterPunch, 10 October 2016

Thinking Dangerously in the Age of Normalized Ignorance, CounterPunch, 30 September 2016

Politics as Pathology, ZNet, 26 September 2016

"We No Longer Live in a Democracy": Henry Giroux on a United States at War With Itself by Leslie Thatcher, Truthout, 25 September 2016

Assassination Talk, the Banality of Evil, and the Paranoid State of American Politics, CounterPunch, 12 August 2016

Donald Trump and the Plague of Atomization in a Neoliberal Age, Moyers & Co., 12 August 2016

White Supremacy and Sanctioned Violence in the Age of Donald Trump, Truthout, 27 July 2016

On Violence, Neoliberalism and the Hallucinatory Anti-Politics of the Trump Era, Truthout, 19 Juy 2016 (video)

The Racist Killing Machine in the Age of Anti-Politics, CounterPunch, 8 July 2016

The Violence of Forgetting by Henry A. Giroux and Brad A. Bauerly, ZNet, 25 June 2016

Anti-Politics and the Plague of Disorientation: Welcome to the Age of Trump, Truthout, 7 June 2016

Why Teachers Matter in Dark Times, Truthout, 10 May 2016

Higher Education and Neoliberal Temptation: An Interview With Henry A. Giroux by Almantas Samalavicius, Truthout, 9 May 2016

Authoritarian Politics in the Age of Civic Illiteracy, CounterPunch, 15 April 2016

Radical Politics in the Age of American Authoritarianism: Connecting the Dots, Truthout, 10 April 2016

Why Are Liberal Commentators Acting as Apologists for Trump's Racism? Truthout, 16 March 2016

Poisoned City: Flint and the Specter of Domestic Terrorism, Truthout, 3 March 2016

Henry Giroux on State Terrorism and the Ideological Weapons of Neoliberalism by Leslie Thatcher, Truthout, 28 February 2016

America's Addiction to Terrorism: The National Insecurity State, Information Clearing House, 26 February 2016

The Mad Violence of Casino Capitalism, CounterPunch, 19 February 2016

Exile as a Space of Disruption in the Academy, ZNet, 2 February 2016

Gun Culture and the American Nightmare of Violence, Truthout, 10 January 2016

America's Addiction to Violence, CounterPunch, 25 December 2015

Fascism in Donald Trump's United States, Truthout, 8 December 2015

Trump's Embrace of Totalitarianism is America's Dirty Little Secret, CounterPunch, 30 November 2015

The War on Terror Is a War on Youth: Paris and the Impoverishment of the Future by Henry A. Giroux and Brad Evans, Truthout, 24 November 2015

Terrorizing School Children in the American Police State, CounterPunch, 2 November 2015

Culture of Cruelty: the Age of Neoliberal Authoritarianism, CounterPunch, 23 October 2015

Murder, Incorporated: Guns and the Growing Culture of Violence in the US, Truthout, 7 October 2015

The Curse of Totalitarianism and the Challenge of an Insurrectional Pedagogy, CounterPunch, 29 September 2015

Political Frauds and the Ghost of Totalitarianism, Truthout, 15 September 2015

Revisiting Hurricane Katrina: Racist Violence and the Politics of Disposability, Truthout, 8 September 2015

Global Capitalism and the Culture of Mad Violence, CounterPunch, 2 September 2015

Self-Plagiarism and the Politics of Character Assassination: the Case of Zygmunt Bauman by Brad Evans - Henry A. Giroux, CounterPunch, 27 August 2015

The Spectacle of American Violence and the Cure for Donald Trump by Henry Giroux - Chuck Mertz, CounterPunch, 25 August 2015

The Plague of American Authoritarianism, CounterPunch, 21 August 2015

The Racist Killing Fields in the US: The Death of Sandra Bland, Truthout, 19 July 2015

Trumping America, Truthout, 9 July 2015

Orwell, Huxley and America's Plunge into Authoritarianism, CounterPunch, 19 June 2015

The End of Higher Education as We Know It, CounterPunch, 8 June 2015

Flipping the Script: Rethinking Working-Class Resistance, Truthout, 8 June 2015

The Manifold Crises Threatening Higher Education: Inside the Belly of the Beast by Vince Cherniak and Henry A. Giroux, CounterPunch, 1 June 2015

"Disposable Futures": Critique of Violence by Brad Evans and Henry A. Giroux, Truthout, 6 May 2015

Domestic Terrorism, Youth and the Politics of Disposability, Truthout, 21 April 2015

The War on Terrorism Targets Democracy Itself, Truthout, 14 April 2015

Terrorism, Violence, and the Culture of Madness, CounterPunch, 30 March 2015

Higher Education and the Politics of Disruption, Truthout, 17 March 2015

Age of the Selfie in the Neoliberal Era by Henry A. Giroux and Chris Spannos, ZVideo, 6 March 2015

Higher Education and the Promise of Insurgent Public Memory, Truthout, 3 March 2015

Celluloid Heroism and Manufactured Stupidity in the Age of Empire, CounterPunch, 12 February 2015

Death-Dealing Politics in the Age of Extreme Violence, Truthout, 26 January 2015

The Spectacle of Illiteracy and the Crisis of Democracy, Truthout, 24 January 2015


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