Tag Archives: voter suppression

Henry A. Giroux: Jim Crow Politics Have Descended on Education

“How can education be enlisted to fight what the cultural theorist Mark Fisher once called neoliberalism’s most brutal weapon, “the slow cancellation of the future?”

Henry Giroux: Threat of Authoritarianism Is No Longer on the Horizon: It’s Arrived in the GOP

“The real issue here is the political and ethical aversion on the part of neoliberals, centrists and conservatives to redistribute wealth and restructure power in order to address real problems caused by inequality.”

Voter Roll Purge Errors: The ACLU of Georgia released a report by the Palast Investigative Fund

“Unsurprisingly, the state’s removals will likely affect the most vulnerable: young voters, voters of lower income, and citizens of racial groups that have been denied their sacred right to vote in the past.”

Greg Palast: How Trump Stole 2020

“Vote suppression is the key issue to the 2020 Election and Palast is the expert to explain why…”

‘Republicans Just Don’t Want All the Votes to Count’ Janine Jackson Interviews Ari Berman

There’s a lot of support for a pro-democracy agenda. And that gets missed, a lot of times, in all the coverage of the suppression that Republicans are doing

‘This Is Not a Time for False Equivalence’

This is a lightly edited transcript of the December 29, 2017, year-end Best of CounterSpin episode.

Noam Chomsky: A Genuine Movement For Social Change

Chomsky: It has always been taken for granted by radical thinkers, and quite rightly so, that effective political action that threatens entrenched social interests will lead to “confrontation” and repression. It is, correspondingly, a sign of intellectual bankruptcy for the left to seek to construct “confrontations”; it is a clear indication that the efforts to organize significant social action have failed.

Steve Russell: ALEC Threatening Indian Country

Beware of the Smart ALEC:  The Lobbyists Threatening Indian Country Steve Russell  ResistPrivatationofAmerica  16 February 2014 The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) is God’s gift to corporate America, tying it directly to elected legislators and providing the vehicle for the interests of corporate persons to trump the interests of human persons What ALEC “exchanges” are model […]

Defeating Voter Restriction: A Pocket Guide

On November 6th Minnesotans will vote on two constitutional amendments that will, if passed, restrict the right to vote and limit the freedom to marry. Let’s come together and Vote NO on Both. The Voter-Fraud Myth Special Project | Voter Suppression  2012: Week of  September 30 Ricardo Levins Morales, Tecumseh’s Fist / TC (MN) Daily […]

Video> NAACP> Dangerous World> You are not allowed to vote

Published on Sep 6, 2012 by naacpvideos  to WAMMToday via Brave New Foundation 1 in 2.3 million. Those are the infinitesimal chances voter fraud will occur in a federal election. That’s less likely than being struck by lightning or attacked by a swarm of bees. Right now, 33 states have proposed laws making it harder to vote. That […]

Nygaard Notes> Voter Suppression and War Propaganda

Nygaard Notes Independent Periodic News and Analysis Number 504, March 23, 2012 On the Web at http://www.nygaardnotes.org/ This Week: Voter Suppression and War Propaganda  “Quote” of the Week    The U.S. and Afghanistan: “Trust Has Eroded”  Anonymous + Classified = Propaganda      This Ad Brought to You by The Pentagon  Voter Suppression Resources: Education and Action Greetings, This […]

Nygaard Notes> Voter Suppression in 2012

Nygaard Notes Independent Periodic News and Analysis Number 503, March 13, 2012 On the Web at http://www.nygaardnotes.org/ ****** This Week: Voter Suppression in 2012 1. “Quote” of the Week 2. “An Assault on Voting Rights That Is Historic” 3. Voter ID: Intentions and Effects ****** Greetings, Did somebody say something about a “post-racial” society? I […]