"Much of what has been happening can be traced to the neoliberal assault on the general population launched a generation ago, leaving in its wake quite understandable anger, frustration and search for scapegoats — terrain that can readily be plowed by demagogues and con artists of the Trump variety."
Chris Hedges and Ralph Nader analyze Bernie Sanders' campaign and the role of the two-party system in shutting out third parties in this episode of teleSUR's Days of Revolt.
I am thirty-one years old now. The NSA has records of the phone calls of my entire adult life. The Supreme Court – not the people, not the Electoral College – appointed Bush, Jr. in my first presidential election. There has been a major catastrophic oil spill every five to ten years of my life. More
An Election Protection Agenda for 2016 "Winning all this will require the usual blood, sweat and tears of a long, hard national grassroots campaign. Since Florida 2000 and Ohio 2004, we have made great strides in exposing the corrupt nature of an all-too-vulnerable electoral system." By Bob Fitrakis and Harvey Wasserman, The Free Press Monday, 12 November 2012 14:25| More