Friday, December 6, 2019

How Mainstream Is Bernie Sanders Really?

A democratic socialist and all, Bernie Sanders isn't being taken seriously by the corporate media. But to mainstream media's surprise, Sanders’s positions are quite mainstream to the stances of the general American public.

Dick’s Sporting Goods pulls assault weapons off its shelves and takes stance on gun...

"If the kids in Parkland are being brave enough to stand up and do this, we can be brave enough to stand up with them."

Remembering the Greatest ‘Babe’ in Sports

There was one "Babe" that helped change the political climate of sports. Babe Didrikson Zaharias was a true hero who helped girls and women that came after her receive the proper help to develop their athleticism.

Fox News is defending white supremacy

The company says that they are protecting freedom of speech.

American Journalism’s Ideology: Why the ‘Liberal’ Media Is Fundamentalist

If we were to step back from the diversionary label of journalism and evaluate the deeper ideological commitments that shape mainstream news, what are they really? Robert Jensen evaluates an organization’s coverage of environmental news.
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“You’re gonna kill me”: Bodycam video shows Dallas officers mocking man as he died...

“They don’t tend to spend money on the front end to prevent tragedies such as this.”

Hanoi Jane will save us all

As most people already know, Jane Fonda at age 81 moved to Washington, DC, and almost immediately began her #FireDrillFridays against climate...
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Where does #MeToo go from here? Women are ‘on fire’ with rage as Kavanaugh...

“I hope that it is deep enough that it is forming a strong, cohesive movement among people that will resonate through this country and change the culture.”

We have the money to fix our food system

Imagine supporting farmers markets, child nutrition, and local agriculture with money we spend on factory farms.

Fox rewards Laura Ingraham’s unethical, immoral behavior with a presidential interview

The appearance again demonstrates both the manner in which Fox’s propagandists have been integrated into the White House’s operations and how the network’s hosts operate without ethical and moral standards.