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Capturing the birth of the political revolution that arose from the ashes of democracy, in the wake of the controversy surrounding the 2016 Democratic Primary. Featuring Bernie Sanders, Jill Stein, Tim Black, Dr. Cornell West, and many more in episodes to follow. Write Brain Studio’s The Revolution Televised; Narrated by Viggo Mortensen Episode 1: Awakening […]
Progressives who treat anti-Russia propaganda spin as fact, in order to weaken Trump, are encouraging a kind of McCarthyism. Of all the good reasons to “delegitimate” Trump, alleged Kremlin intervention in the election should rank low. Focus should instead be on his greed, pathological lying, enthusiasm for oligarchy, bigotry, environmental destruction, racism, misogyny, economic injustice, […]
Hersh denounced news organizations as “crazy town” for their uncritical promotion…
“WashPost Is Richly Rewarded for False News About Russia Threat While Public Is Deceived.”
In a Democracy Now! special, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders sat down with Amy Goodman at the Free Library of Philadelphia …
How did Detroit end up with the crap machines?
“I didn’t like Clinton at all, but her positions are much better than Trump’s on every issue I can think of…”
The high-water mark of the American experiment may well have already been reached.
No way around it, this is one frightening moment. Decades of progress created with sweat and determination face destruction.
The Black movement against police terror didn’t need a Donald Trump waiting in the vestibule of the White House to get “mad.”
The “change” that Trump is likely to bring will be harmful or worse…
The people who run America have constructed a political system that’s like a glitchy killer robot, one even they can’t control anymore.
The tools of state repression that will end up in the hands of a Trump administration were built by both Republicans and Democrats
Salon| “We are in a revolutionary moment”: Chris Hedges explains why an uprising is coming — and soon
Originally posted on Rise Up Times:
The status quo is doomed but whether the future will be progressive or reactionary is uncertain, Hedges tells Salon. Salon.com June 4, 2015 Chris Hedges (Credit: Nation Books) In recent years, there’s been a small genre of left-of-center journalism that, following President Obama’s lead, endeavors to prove that things on…
Why did Trump win?