Monthly Archives: January 2015

A Really Good Article about the heart, or lack there-of, of the rabid sycophants…

…of the obscenely concentrated wealth that the last four decades of voodoo economics has left us to try and deal with. http://www.commondreams.org/views/2015/01/29/dark-money-destroying-our-world-not-just-our-politics written by Wenonah Hauter (who) is the executive director of the consumer advocacy group Food & Water Watch.

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A guy to check out, and eventually post about…

…I googled him as I was reading about a guy who I really like and allegations that he has plagiarized and lied… I don’t care about that, really… unless he steals from me, you know. Anyway: Neil Postman was an

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From another favorite compiler site…

http://www.truth-out.org/ comes this close to home account of the reality of having a Murdoch anointed “Brave New Fox Newsian” figurehead in the governor’s mansion and a rabid tea drenched Republican statehouse: http://truth-out.org/buzzflash/commentary/swing-state-ohio-is-plunging-ever-deeper-into-the-fossil-and-nuke-abyss Read it and weep…

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Yet another guy to contact…

I have read him before on this same Web Site, which is one of the best progressive (for lack of a better catch all term) compilers of content that I have found. Although are many others… Anyway: Robert Koehler is

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The Economy, some quotes, and who knows what…

“The 1 percenters who demonize the poor have always followed Hitler’s strategy of the big lie: the bigger the lie, the more it will be believed.” from William T. Vollmans http://washingtonspectator.org/wheel-capitalism/ which is basically a review/profile of Hand to Mouth:

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For the economy chapter, a young turks video…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JfFZcY9ssu4

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Obviously this issue is gaining momentum…

“Marijuana Policy Project and Vote Hemp are two organizations that are working tirelessly with the public and our lawmakers to change the laws and regulations surrounding cannabis. To learn more about how these groups are making a difference and to

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More people and orgs to enlist in the cause…

http://thiscantbehappening.net/ is a journalism and writing site that looks good and who has “Dave Lindorff is a Philadelphia-based journalist and columnist. He is author ofMarketplace Medicine: The Rise of the For-Profit Hospital Chains (BantamBooks, 1992), and his latest book “The

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Plenty of evidence that it’s a defacto one party system we have here in the US of A…

This article http://www.commondreams.org/views/2015/01/13/congressional-democrats-have-inaction-plan-taking-meaningless-progressive-stand goes right along with the Counterpunch article that talks about the big money professional progressive movement that basically chokes the life out of any real populist, progressive, and or “pro ‘Big D’ Democracy in America” activism by

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More on the Military…

http://www.theatlantic.com/features/archive/2014/12/the-tragedy-of-the-american-military/383516/

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