Tag Archives: satire

Mark Fiore | The Blood Never Dries (Video “Cartoon”)

Mark Fiore: I apologize for politicizing a mass shooting tragedy before the blood has even dried, but sadly, the blood never dries. We now have at least one mass shooting incident every day in the United States

Mark Fiore: Islamophobic Air (Video)

Now that Pope Francis made the wonderful symbolic gesture of flying twelve Syrian refugees to Rome on his plane, let’s take a look at what it’s like for Muslims flying on planes in the United States.

VIDEOS: New cartoon satire from Mark Fiore

VIDEO:  The Blood Never Dries By Mark Fiore  December 3, 2015 Click blue box with white letters to play. Award-winning animator Mark Fiore weighs in on the San Bernardino shooting in his powerful animation, “The Blood Never Dries.” Watch the clip and read the animator’s thoughts on the tragedy below. I apologize for politicizing a […]

▶ The Frackettes: “Death of Democracy” and “Fracking is a Town’s Best Friend” (Music)

After an onslaught of legislation to overturn local control in Texas, The Frackettes are back in business! Puppets For The Planet   Published on May 14, 2015 Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up Times is also on Facebook! Check the Rise Up Times page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” our page today. Rise Up Times is also […]

Steven Pinker: Why free speech is fundamental

 MORE THAN two centuries after freedom of speech was enshrined in the First Amendment to the Constitution, that right is very much in the news. Campus speech codes, disinvited commencement speakers, jailed performance artists, exiled leakers, a blogger condemned to a thousand lashes by one of our closest allies, and the massacre of French cartoonists […]

Tom Tomorrow: Climate of terror

Tom Tomorrow on ISIS, or is it ISIL? Tom Tomorrow  Daily Kos  September 29, 2014

Tom Tomorrow: Press Conference

MON AUG 11, 2014 AT 06:50 AM PDT  via Daily Kos Cartoon: Press conference byTom Tomorrow Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up Times is also on Facebook! Check the Rise Up Times page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” our page today. Rise Up Times is also on  Pinterest, Google+ and Tumblr. Find us on Twitter at Rise Up […]

▶ Israel vs Palestine – feat. DAM & Norman Finkelstein [RAP NEWS 24]

A quick look through satire at key issues re Palestine/Israel. Published on Apr 24, 2014 RAP NEWS 24: ISRAEL & PALESTINE [S02:E04]. Decades of failed peace talks have led nowhere; but do not lose hope just yet. Join Robert Foster as he attempts to host the first ever Middle East Peace Raps, using rhyme and reason to […]

Leonard Cohen: Democracy

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The Daily Show with Jon Stewart: Watchman — Surveillance State History

Published on Jan 21, 2014 President Obama announces sweeping, loophole-filled changes to American intelligence oversight.  TheDailyShowWithJS Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up Times is also on Facebook! Check the Rise Up Times page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” our page today. Find us on TWITTER at Rise Up Times(@touchpeace). Rise Up Times is also on  Pinterest, Google+ […]

John Darkow, cartoon: A Visit from St. Amazon

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The Etiquette of War and Surveillance: Letters to Colonel Manners (Ret.)

Tomgram: Engelhardt, Advice from the Colonel By Tom Engelhardt  October 10, 2013  tomdispatch.com [Tom Dispatch Editor’s Note: In the sequester and government-shutdown era, the classic military newspaper Stars and Stripes is facing some of the problems of its civilian brethren and sodownsizing its print edition. Among the features to go: Dear Abby. As it happens, TomDispatch is ready to step into […]

Tom Engelhardt> Tomgram> Iran Through the Looking Glass

Tomgram: Iran Through the Looking Glass By Tom Engelhardt    January 29, 2012   Tom Dispatch Iranian Aircraft Carriers in the Gulf of Mexico It Can’t Happen Here  Exclusive: New Iranian Commando Team Operating Near U.S. (Tehran, FNA) The Fars News Agency has confirmed with the Republican Guard’s North American Operations Command that a new elite Iranian […]