Wednesday, October 17, 2018

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Our American character and you the voter

It is up to us. No one can vote for you and your vote matters—we have seen many elections decided by just a few votes and several decided by a single vote. You are important.

The two party food fight

You see, what this ‘food fight’ has always been about is getting elected and staying in power.

Money (always) talks…

If working stiffs out there, regardless of labeling themselves as conservative or progressive, stop supporting this decayed electoral system...

The Anti-Empire Report #160: William Blum takes on the Washington Post again

William Blum takes on the Washington Post again, in the person of columnist Max Boot, formerly of the Wall Street Journal

Gandhi’s despair and the struggle for truth and love

So as humans are beckoned to extinction within the next few years, Gandhi would remind us that ‘The future depends on what we do in the present.’

Caveman Amerika

Kavanaugh would never have been confirmed anyway. Food for thought.

Party vs faith: China drafts restrictions for all religions

China’s ability to keep its lid on the crackdown is nonetheless slipping.

Amerika: One big commercial

Of course, the last time our nation actually declared war was WW2. Who cares so long as it sells?

Hey! Democracy! Choices!

Our enlightened self-interest is at stake, the well-being of our children and grandchildren is in the balance. Let’s do right. 

Socialism is not a dirty word

Capitalism is a system which in reality centralizes power in the hands of a small few; socialism rejects that political system and seeks to bring about a political and economic order which ends the exploitation and abuses of power.

Alcohol: Why do we drink?

Alcohol consumption is one damaging effect among many that flow from this dominant socio-economic system.

Stripped naked

Why did Trump get so much support from so many people with so little invested... meaning low and low middle-income folks?

Exposing the giants: The global power elite

If we cannot persuade the global power elite to respond sensibly to that predicament, or nonviolently compel it to do so, humanity’s time on Earth is indeed limited.

Lock him up! Lock him up! The Flipper regime

Will Congress grow a backbone in time to fix this?

The empire’s greatest trick and “let them eat cake”

Folks, this Two Party/One Party scam is what is destroying your lives, economically, spiritually and even physically. ‘Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice (and a zillion times) and shame on ME’!!!

Anti-American, anti-truth White House

Of course, Trump’s many lawyers are spreading fake news as fast as possible.

Dead end Amerika

We who ‘know better’ should teach our young that Socialism is not totalitarianism, or fascism. Rather, it can be a solution to this terrible and deadly income polarization our nation has been operating under.

The anti-empire report #159: The mind of the mass media

What is it that motivates such people? I think it’s mainly that they realize that blame for much of environmental damage can be traced, directly or indirectly, to corporate profit-seeking behavior, an ideology to which they are firmly committed.

Human extinction by 2026? A last ditch strategy to fight for human survival

It is going to be a tough fight for human survival, particularly this late in the ‘game’. Nevertheless, I intend to fight until my last breath. I hope that you will too.

‘Focus’ on the Neo Nazi revival

Many will state, and perhaps rightly so, that we have come a long way since the 40s, 50s and 60s. Yet, the hate is still there, engrained in the minds of white Christian Americans... or should I say Amerikans.

Population and the Environment

Today we are pressing against the absolute limits of the earth’s carrying capacity.

The two 500 lb. gorillas in the room

Who needs the super rich? I don’t. Do you?

The edge of heaven

Between the major corporations in all the key industries squeezing every dime out of us, and the military spending now sucking over 50% of our federal tax revenues, we all will soon face not ‘The Edge of Heaven’ but the ‘Abyss of Hell on Earth’.

Lack of global leadership spurs instability in the Middle East

President Donald J. Trump has proven to be more partisan than Mr. Obama in his backing of the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Israel and his confrontational approach of Iran.

Are 5G mobile networks hazardous to our health? And more, as Phil interviews Renee...

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