Tag Archives: corporate fascism.

Chris Hedges and Robert Scheer Discuss American Fascism

Chris Hedges and Robert Scheer Discuss American Fascism LISTEN NOW  The two celebrated journalists discuss the collapse of vital institutions and the rise of demagogues and charlatans in post-meltdown America. 10/11/13 Free View In iTunes A truthdig.com Podcast Subscribe or “Follow” us on WAMMToday.org. For the TC EVENTS calendar and the ACTIONS AND ACTION ALERTS click on […]

John Pilger> Understanding The Latest Leaks Is Understanding The Rise Of A New Fascism

Snowden’s revelation that Washington has used Google, Facebook, Apple and other giants of consumer technology to spy on almost everyone, is further evidence of a modern form of fascism — that is the “abyss”. Having nurtured old-fashioned fascists around the world – from Latin America to Africa and Indonesia – the genie has risen at […]

Adrienne Weller> A people’s history of the grand jury> From defending protest to criminalizing dissent

A people’s history of the grand jury> From defending protest to criminalizing dissent Adrienne Weller    February 2012   Freedom Support in San Francisco, Jan. 25, 2011, for Midwest anti-war and solidarity activists harassed by FBI. Photo: Scott Braley As the Iraq war draws to a close, more or less, the Obama administration is intensifying a […]

Truthout> How Big Business Has Triumphed in State Legislatures on Civil Liberties, Higher Education and Energy

How Big Business Has Triumphed in State Legislatures on Civil Liberties, Higher Education and Energy Wednesday, 18 July 2012 00:00By Steve Horn and Sarah Blaskey, Truthout | Report (Photo: Judge and gavel via Shutterstock) This report is part 3 of a four-part exclusive series, The Other ALECs Exposed. Assaults on civil liberties, public higher education and the ecosystem have been […]

Petition to Supreme Court of Alaska to Block NDAA Indefinite Detention Provides Model For All

Petition to Supreme Court of Alaska to Block NDAA Indefinite Detention Provides Model For All by VVV PR   Wednesday, 25 January 2012   RSN Writing for Godot While the mainstream media blackout keeps millions of Americans clueless about the consequences of NDAA 2012 and Constitutional Rights groups do little more than milk the issue, in Alaska […]

Video> Labor Beat: Chicago City Hall Press Conference Against NATO/G8 Ordinance & “Sit Down and Shut Up” ordinances passed in Chicago City Council

Uploaded by MiloWolf on Jan 17, 2012 An impressive coalition of organizations — unions, anti-war, human rights, churches and neighborhood groups — held a press conference today (Jan. 17, 2012) at Chicago’s City Hall. They were protesting the proposed new ordinances against demonstrations targeting the upcoming spring NATO/G8 meetings here, but now possibly to become permanent laws. The […]

Jon Stewart> The Fear Factory> How much is 23% savings worth to Americans? Modern day slavery?

How much is 23% savings worth to Americans? Modern day slavery? JON STEWART / FOXCONN  January 17, 2012

Chris Hedges> Why I’m Suing Barack Obama

Why I’m Suing Barack Obama By Chris Hedges   Posted on Jan 16, 2012   truthdig Detainees pray at the U.S. military detention facility known as Camp Bucca in Iraq in this 2009 photo. (AP / Dusan Vranic) Attorneys Carl J. Mayer and Bruce I. Afran filed a complaint Friday in the Southern U.S. District Court in New York […]