Thursday, December 1, 2022

This is What Will Happen at the Democratic Convention

And finally, things are going to become very, very interesting when the super-delegates and the DNC are forced to choose, publicly, whether to hand the nomination to Clinton and watch the millions of independents walk away, along with millions of former-democrat Sanders-supporters, basically handing the general election to the neo-fascists Trump or Cruz — or, to hand it to Sanders.

Is Violent Change Inevitable in Ethiopia?

We are living in unprecedented times, times of tremendous opportunity and potential change; out of step with the times the days are numbered for regimes like the EPRDF – it is a question of when they collapse – not if.

‘Radical and disgusting stance’: 44% of GOP voters think US just has to accept...

Democratic Rep. Pramila Jayapal responded that she cannot "accept children being gunned down in classrooms and mass shootings in grocery stores, salons, and places of worship."

Populism of the 1%: Why the same billionaires are behind Trump and Brexit

These complex ties reveal a clear and resounding message.

‘Keep fighting’: Schumer ‘making progress’ on canceling student debt

"Write, call, email," urged the Democratic leader, who said President Joe Biden is "more open" to the proposal than ever before.

The rightful owners of a key island military base for the US would like...

The Chagos Archipelago belongs to the country of Mauritius; it’s not a bargaining chip for the American empire.

Trump v. Islam

Trump the businessman is at war with Trump the ideologue over the question of Islam.

France to ban all new development of shale oil and gas

The days of unfettered fossil fuel extraction are over.

Advice for Divided Democrats

Many Hillary supporters don’t want Bernie to keep campaigning, and many Bernie supporters don’t want to root for Hillary if she gets the nomination.

Trump’s Korean shell game

The U.S. and North Korean leaders are both playing a long con designed to maintain their own short-term political survival.