Is a New Political System Emerging in This Country?
Since then, “we the people” have made ourselves felt in only three disparate ways: from the left in the Occupy movement, which, with its slogans…
Connecting Sanders’ Audience’s Aspirations to Clear Working Class Political Alternatives
It is the message of Occupy—the 99% versus the 1%—proving that eight years ... and instead win them over to the need for independent politics and…
At 84, Fred Harris is still advocating for issues closest to his heart
One of our campaign slogans was ‘the issue is privilege.’ ” That issue, stirred again by a new generation in the Occupy Wall Street movement,…
Adults With Autism Want Acceptance, Not Cure
The movement is not new. But it has gained a foothold in the cultural ... A couple of guests played with “stim toys” — little puzzle-like…
A I Riot
On September 19th, 2011, fellow musicians and friends Ilona Moon and Anthony A. began what would become weeks of participation in the social…
thedemsocialist: Palestinians hold funeral for teenage boy…
thedemsocialist : Palestinians hold funeral for teenage boy killed by Israeli forces in…
“[O]ur society operates on a clearly defined, yet often…
“[O]ur society operates on a clearly defined, yet often unarticulated, hierarchy of violence, and… the function of politicians and police is to…
A century ago we invaded and occupied a nation
Port-au-Prince and most of southern Haiti allowed the huge neighbor to the north to occupy the country ... administering severe defeats on the…
BREAKING: Harper gov’t appoints Kinder Morgan consultant to National Energy Board
BREAKING: Harper gov’t appoints Kinder Morgan consultant to National Energy Board : allthecanadianpolitics : The Harper government chose the Friday…