Published on http://www.counterpunch.org “A wise old owl once lived in a wood, the more he heard the less he s...
Published on http://www.counterpunch.org Divisiveness “Narrative,” the word, is in its political heyday. Polit...
Published on http://www.counterpunch.org “A federal appeals court on Wednesday evening stayed a lower-court ru...
Published on http://www.counterpunch.org I. The Dangers of Autocracy Back in the Watergate hearings, I was riv...
Published on http://www.counterpunch.org “If the Democrats are successful in removing the President from offic...
“The most important thing each of us can do is to try even harder to see the world through our neighbors’ eyes. To imagine what it is like to walk in their shoes, t... Read more
Published on http://truth-out.org I declined my recent invitation to join the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party, which came in the form of conservative Dinesh D’Souza’s tweet: “... Read more
Published on http://truth-out.org “McDowell County, the poorest in West Virginia, has been emblematic of entrenched American poverty for more than a half century. John F. Kenned... Read more
“Instead of raising the bar in pursuit of objectivity, the current working group doubled down on its 2007 summary: It unfurls a series of distortions designed to magnify the threats, i... Read more
The economics of immiseration would be impossible without the politics of seduction, and capitalism’s appeal to our unconscious will to power and domination is not easily countered.... Read more
The prosecution took a liking to its own roman. – Fyodor Dostoyevsky, The Brothers Karamasov Published on http://truth-out.org We are not enemies, but friends. We must not be enemies.... Read more
Each society determines which thoughts and feelings shall be permitted to arrive at the level of awareness and which have to remain unconscious. Just as there is a social character, there is... Read more
For preventing the poor, wage workers, the un-gentrified and Mother Nature from being a burden on the Alpha class of the country and for making them beneficial to the publick. “I have... Read more
Published on http://www.truth-out.org The closer your political platform gets to allowing everyone to do as they want and at the same time pointing out and berating what’s interfering... Read more
“The society that loses its grip on the past is in danger, for it produces men who know nothing but the present, and who are not aware that life had been, and could be, different from... Read more
The nominal Democratic front-runner denounced Russia’s efforts to attack American democracy. [...]
Every leading candidate for the 2020 Democratic nomination is proposing trillions of dollars of new [...]
When the Trump administration rolled out its policy to force asylum seekers to wait in Mexico, offic [...]
The Vermont senator has long brushed off political vulnerabilities and evaded attacks from rivals. B [...]
Bernie Sanders says winning a plurality of delegates is good enough for the nomination. His rivals s [...]
The Democratic candidates ripped into one another — and especially Michael Bloomberg — as the Nevada [...]
Trump’s claims of progress in fighting addiction ring hollow considering his efforts to strip tens o [Read More]
It's an open secret in green circles that Michael Bloomberg is a climate change con man, and or [Read More]
Michael Bloomberg is, of course, the perfect person to lead a party which has been the driving polit [Read More]
Sunday 2/16 Monday, 2/17 Nina Simone 1968: “Ain’t got no class, ain’t got no culture, ain’t got no f [Read More]
The case of an animal rights activist who infiltrated an independent German chemical testing laborat [Read More]
A precious moment has been squandered, as Palestinian Authority President, Mahmoud Abbas, had the ch [Read More]
2015 By NoWe