Friday, August 14, 2020

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Counter-coup

Our democracy is already badly eroded under Trump and his confidence in his ability to grab what he wants is either met by serious nonviolent resistance or he may well pull it off.

Just 1 percent of the US Pentagon budget could end world hunger

The war machine must go on and keep on growing or, more than likely they'll end up out of an occupation.

Tell me the truth

So the question is: who do you believe when you need information?

What makes our lives matter?

To improve our society, we need to study ways in which individuals can be satisfied that their lives matter and in which the society agrees.

The power elite has always run Amerika

"Who, after all, runs America? No one runs it altogether, but in so far as any group does, the power elite."

Do our lives matter?

In a perfect society, I think that what people earn should depend solely upon the effort they put into their job.

Does MY Jesus really support Trump?

If the 'Trump thumping Evangelicals' has their way, like it or not, we will step into a Fascist/Neo Nazi rabbit hole that will assure that the coming Time of Tribulation is before us!

Your wish will be granted, Queen

“Let’s play this game I learned. Each of you imagine you’re the Queen, and you’re told that your wish will be granted. What do you wish?”

Going postal

This is how America is made great again, I suppose, by killing off the few institutions that we can all rely on and making sure that not a dime is spent in the interest of humanity.

It’s futile… We’re FEUDAL!!

If the economy crashes those FAT CATS can live off of their savings and bonuses for years... while YOU start selling apples on street corners!

Bernie groups break free of Dems: New party rising?

The beauty of the foregoing strategy is that it seeks a viable new party through a graduated series of accomplishable, grassroots-based electoral successes.

AOC strikes back

“The politics of our moment are dominated by a bully of miserable character, a President who has failed to contain a pandemic through sheer indifference, who has fabricated a reëlection campaign based on bigotry and the deliberate inflammation of division.”

Contemplating human extinction terrifies most people: A strategy for survival

Given that submissive obedience is the primary behavioral characteristic of all ‘good citizens’, it is going to take a monumental effort to defeat the elite coup and avert the now imminent extinction of Homo Sapiens.

Black female Veep for Biden

The word out is that Biden should select a black woman as his running mate. But which one?

Window breakers for Trump

Bring the issue back to the best policing possible and remove the politics by removing the violence. We as U.S. citizens deserve nothing less.

Portland

The central question is as old as the Republic itself: What is the limit of federal power?

It’s the hypocrisy, stupid

“My greatest hope is that more and more people will realize that we can achieve Life, Liberty, Equality, Justice, and the Pursuit of Happiness is an actual sense, but only if we devise a truly fair economic system.”

The terms of the protests: Systemic and institutional reform

People may even want different things, such as more radical change like abolishing the police entirely, but these ten proposed changes are a crucial contribution to the conversation of what to do about police brutality in America.

The dogs of empire!

Don't just blame the dogs of empire... blame those who enticed them to do those evil deeds also.

The First Amendment goes wild

The use of money has no real limitations and the state should not be providing it to churches or their subsidiaries.

Matriots

We should be loyal, but loyal to all humans and loyal to the clean water, clean air, and healthy, safe environment every girl and boy requires now and forever.

Finally: A way out of this mess!!

“In conclusion, yes there are more needed changes in our current system. I think, for the time being, these four ideas can bear the fruit we all envision.”

Deadly rainbow: Will 5G precipitate the extinction of all life on Earth?

‘You cannot contaminate the global electrical circuit with millions of pulsed, modulated electronic signals without destroying all of life.’

Surrender, white people

My hope is that Black Lives Matter will join with the whites, Latinos, Asians and Native Americans, particularly those who have supported Bernie Sanders and other progressives, and continue to fight for justice for all members of society.

How might Covid-19 change our schools long-term?

What happens in the short-term will certainly be determined within the next several weeks. How institutions will deal with the longer-term impacts of this crisis are yet to be seen.