…much of “the left” – if one could call them that, have turned to increasingly desperate statements and actions in an effort to become relevant again to American politics. 

The opposition “movements” in Venezuela and Syria have a great deal in common: both are seeking the demise of democratically-elected governments; both resort to violence and acts of terrorism; both are tools of U.S. and Western imperialism, and both are failing. A Venezuelan protester holds a poster that reads in Spanish “Against Imperialist aggression, respect […]

This conversion of Google into a Censorship engine is not a trivial development.  

No one in politics or the media seems capable of recognizing this series of events for what it truly is: One large event . …There is no dicing it up. It is all of a piece, one long war, the longest by miles in our nation’s history.

We do it because we believe in the principle, and because we realize that once you chip away at one person’s rights, everyone else’s are at risk. . . .

Who REALLY owns the media? You will be amazed, but perhaps not really surprised.

http://www.october22.org/

Racism deconstructed in 10 minutes: recommended

His book caused a sensation in Germany, was a best-seller despite being completely ignored by the same media he was implicating…

I understand people can have reasonable differences of opinion on trade deals like the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), but why is it that the proponents have to insist, with zero evidence, that not doing the deal was an economic disaster?

With Trump ramping up threats against North Korea, we need to take action to abolish war and urge diplomacy now more than ever! An event  happened in DC here.  You can organize a vigil in your own area. We have flyers and sign-up sheets to download here. Let’s flood the White House with calls between 9 am to 4 pm […]

The U.S. bombings in 8 countries in the past 8 years have all been illegal under the U.N. Charter.

President Trump’s views on preemptive war are rejected not only by the experts, but by the majority of Americans.

North Korea is sitting on a stockpile of minerals worth trillions

Does the media you ingest benefit the same old parties and people – left and right – who refuse to effect meaningful change? Does the media you take in day in and day out, feed the perpetual war machine…?

From the gloom and crises of today Alperovitz sees a new pluralistic egalitarian economy emerging.

Maybe it’s time to stop regarding every challenge, danger, obstacle, mystery and fear we encounter as a military operation…

In the context of criminal justice, America’s faith in technological interventions is worse than misplaced; it is dangerous.

Trump and the new American authoritarianism; our nation’s growing culture of cruelty; America at war with itself; the “post-truth” world; attacks on the free press and higher education…

Why do I call the crimes being punished imaginary?

American aid is predicated on the supposed shared values between the United States and Israel. What are these values? Mutual disdain for Islam? Hatred and demonization of Iran? Establishment of a state religion…