"The real existing conflict in Syria today is not between Bachar al Assad and 65 exiled intellectuals. Proclaiming “support” for Westernized intellectual opponents of Assad is totally irrelevant to the existing situation. "
Attention to the Man Behind the Curtain ‘Nobody Left’: Pay Some Attention to the Man Behind the Curtain The renowned political cartoonist sets out to ask the burning question: Is nobody LEFT any more?“
"The fires burning in our cities are unfortunate, but the real fires go unnoticed. These are the fires burning the spirits of those who suffer daily traumas, fears, police violence, and policy driven hardships are what need to be noticed, addressed, and rouse mass anger. No one talks about the roots of these problems..."
"One of the great liabilities of life is that all too many people find themselves living amid a great period of social change, and yet they fail to develop the new attitudes, the new mental responses, that the new situation demands. They end up sleeping through a revolution.
It is only when the elites become afraid of us that there will be any hope of destroying corporate power. Politics, as Nader understands, is a game of fear.
Two videos by Betsy Rose, "We Are Women and We Are Marching" and "Coming Into My Years" https://youtu.be/gH_hDKVlu5I Bella Ciao is a traditional anti-fascist song that has lyrics adapted to the Women's March by Susan Terris and Betsy Rose Mindful Peacebuilding Published on Jan 31, 2017 https://youtu.be/pGs51eyARRA COMING INTO MY YEARS by Betsy Rose Well, More