Tag Archives: INEQUALITY

Turn Widespread Discontent Into Mass Movement

What should the movement be doing in the era of Trump?

Henry Giroux: Liberty and Justice for All? (Video)

Giroux argues that the United States’ embrace of a surveillance state and culture of violence have replaced the values of freedom, liberty and justice, putting American democracy in jeopardy.

Capitalism Will Collapse Because Elites ‘Allow Poor to Rot,’ Tariq Ali Tells Chris Hedges (Video)

And so what we have is a protest against this center elite, which I call the extreme center, because whether it’s social democratic or conservative, they unite to crush.”

Kevin Zeese, Margaret Flowers: End the Security State

As we have written before, infiltration is the norm, not the exception of political movements throughout US history. History shows how this growing security state is tied to the bi-partisans in government protecting big business interests and the unfair economy.

▶ Henry Giroux: Neoliberalism, Youth and Social Justice

In a special interview, Truthout contributor Henry Giroux takes us back to the basics of what can be seen as an ongoing and accelerating war between the rich and everyone else, an event that has resulted in a mass inability “to translate private troubles into larger structural public considerations.” Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up Times […]

Chris Hedges> War is Betrayal

SUNDAY, JUL 15, 2012 09:30 AM CDT War is betrayal The story of war is always a tale of elites preying on the weak, the gullible, the marginal and the poor BY CHRIS HEDGES, BOSTON REVIEW via Salon.com Spc Jason Palmer, a crew chief for a Black Hawk helicopter from A Company, 5th Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment prepares […]