“When a society falls into the death grip of an oligarchic class, the result is always catastrophic.”
Stating it is “time to fix the population fixation,” they examine the interactions of population, climate change, and inequality.
What country has the most crude oil reserve?
Noam Chomsky: The current moment is the most grim moment in human history and the wrecking ball in the White House just doesn’t give a damn. He’s having fun. He’s serving his rich constituency. So what the hell, let’s destroy the world.
Trump is an effective con man who has a good sense of what animates his voting base. …that withdrawing a few hundred troops would appeal to the sector of the population that resonates to his message that America is foolishly expending its blood and treasure to help “unworthy” people…
Interview with legendary whistleblower Daniel Ellsberg following his 89th arrest for resisting nuclear weapons, nuclear war and government secrecy
Still today, hardly any people know just how much falsehood was fed to them to justify what we did. By Dennis Bernstein Covert Action Magazine September 24, 2019 The Lawrence Livermore Laboratory in Livermore, California, designs new nuclear weapons and conducts plutonium research. [Credit: worldatlas.com] [Daniel Ellsberg, a consultant to the White House in 1961, drafted […]
US military is responsible for the most egregious and widespread pollution of the planet
The separation of governmental powers into three branches has become a fiction nullified by a veritable corporate coup d’état.
Who are those who would sacrifice us on the altar of global capitalism? How did they amass the power to deny us a voice?
We celebrate Indigenous Peoples’ Day in Minnesota and across the country. We remember the past and protect the future.
[Trump] had kvetched about the plight of US workers and made some noise about ending unending wars, but was he for real?
Chris Hedge s “Time to Rebel,” Bernie Sanders plan to get corporate money out of politics, corporate hegemony, worker rights and wages and more… Time to Rebel by Chris HedgesThe corporate forces that have seized control of our political and economic systems will, unchecked, drive us into extinction for profit. All we have left is […]
“We only get one planet and so we’re here to try and defend it.”
Truth is not fake news. Justice is not fake news. RiseUpTimes.org
After witnessing the influx of migrants on the more recent ‘migrant caravans’ predominantly coming from Honduras, I felt called to go to Honduras—to be present to a land that though deeply rich in natural resources and culture was becoming increasingly dangerous and uninhabitable for its citizenry to the point where people felt compelled to risk […]
Only about 25 percent of Republicans (36 percent of the more savvy millennials) recognize that humans are responsible for global warming. Shocking figures.