In order to save the world from destruction in a thermonuclear World War III, the United Nations Charter must be reformed and strengthened.
Extinction beckons. The choice is yours.
Old Ben Franklin said it best: “A penny saved is a penny earned.” Hear that all you Wal-Mart shoppers?
This column is just about one tiny example of the unfairness of this current corporate/capitalist system.
While not perfect or overwhelming, the people decided in the midterms to check on the President’s power. Expect more to come. It’s our only hope.
Ending war is not impossible. Far from it, in fact. But it is going to take a phenomenal amount of intelligent strategic effort, courage and commitment.
The question we all need to ask is how did this kind of lack of presidential, political and media leadership play in influencing (indirectly of course) the twisted minds of the two aforementioned authentic domestic terrorists?
Your vote for anyone who can help slow, stop, and reverse this decline in decency and erosion of democracy was never more important than right now.
Welcome to the era of mass gaslighting. Infowars. Trump. Putin. Bin Salman. Fox News.
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.
You see, what this ‘food fight’ has always been about is getting elected and staying in power.
If working stiffs out there, regardless of labeling themselves as conservative or progressive, stop supporting this decayed electoral system...
William Blum takes on the Washington Post again, in the person of columnist Max Boot, formerly of the Wall Street Journal
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.’
China’s ability to keep its lid on the crackdown is nonetheless slipping.
Of course, the last time our nation actually declared war was WW2. Who cares so long as it sells?
Our enlightened self-interest is at stake, the well-being of our children and grandchildren is in the balance. Let’s do right.
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 consumption is one damaging effect among many that flow from this dominant socio-economic system.
Why did Trump get so much support from so many people with so little invested... meaning low and low middle-income folks?
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.