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Stop Endless War • Build for Peace! • Memorial Day in D.C. By Veterans for Peace Stop Endless War • Build for Peace! “War is a racket: A few profit, the many pay!”– Major General Smedley Butler, USMC May 29 and 30, 2017 Washington DC May 29, 2017: Letters to the Vietnam Memorial Wall • […]
“White Silence Equals Violence”
Whereas most industries have seen some technological advancement, the image of the garment sweatshop has seen little modification since its inception over a century ago.
Giroux discusses torture, militarisation, surveillance, racism, education and austerity … and draws the links to the military-industrial-academic complex.
Before a single vote was cast, the election was fixed by GOP and Trump operatives.
To transform our society into a democracy, we first have to dismantle the myth of democracy as currently defined.
The whole system is guilty.
There has been other evidence that an intense focus on issues like police shootings can spur greater concerns about how this country handles race.
It cannot be known with any degree of certainty what percentage of FBI “stings” consist of targeted individuals who were induced or “entrapped” to agree to commit crimes and who would not have otherwise committed such crimes, but in my opinion it’s a large majority.
This announcement comes on the heels of a rather scathing report from the DOJ’s inspector general last week which found the nefarious privately-run facilities had a greater number of safety and security incidents than those run by the Federal Bureau of Prisons.