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Comparing the U.S. president to an abusive husband, the former governor of Alask…

Comparing the U.S. president to an abusive husband, the former governor of Alaska explains why America just can’t take any more.

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Great news from NARAL Pro-Choice America! ~Nefertiti Read more about it here…

Great news from NARAL Pro-Choice America ! ~Nefertiti Read more about it here:

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Retweeted Listen:the Film (@ListentheFilm): Check out the latest review of LIST…

Retweeted Listen:the Film (@ListentheFilm): Check out the latest review of LISTEN A student’s perspective on the testing culture in America’s schools – World Socialist Web Site wsws.org A review of Ankur Singh’s documentary on the impact of high-stakes testing on students.

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The Mainstream Media has always been a Propaganda Tool of the Establishment

Steven MacMillan  RINF Alternative News “Think of the press as a great keyboard on which the government can play.” Joseph Goebbels, German Minister of Public Enlightenment and Propaganda (1933-1945) The mainstream media has long been used as of tool of a dominant minority who use communication systems to influence and control the masses through techniques which are now perfected today. As George Orwell, the former  BBC propagandist  during the Second World War and author of the infamous 1984 put it: “The people will believe what the media tells them they believe.” Harold Pratt House, New York City, the home of the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) – Photo: Wikicommons Propaganda has evolved over centuries to take the form of a more subtle and sophisticated art than in previous ages. In 1965, Konrad Kellen crystallised the nature of modern propaganda in the introduction to a book titled Propaganda: The Formation of Men’s Attitudes by French sociologist and philosopher, Jacques Ellul: “But modern propaganda has long disdained the ridiculous lies of past and outmoded forms of propaganda.

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Say -NO- to becoming a Third World Country. Thank you Senator Sanders for speaki…

Say -NO- to becoming a Third World Country. Thank you Senator Sanders for speaking up! Yes, we have much work that can, and MUST be done on our Infrastructure across the U.S. Timeline Photos Do Republicans Want America to Become a Third World Country

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The Great War Showed World the Horror of Total War Natives Knew Too Well

On June 28, 1914, a young Serbian nationalist named Gavrilo Princip fired off some pistol shots that were incredibly lucky from his point of view and unlucky from the world’s. Princip killed Archduke Franz Ferdinand, heir to the Austro-Hungarian Empire, and his wife.

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Ukraine’s Terrorists Speak
Ukraine’s Terrorists Speak Ukraine’s Terrorists Speak

Eric Zuesse You won’t see or read about them on ABC, NBC, CBS, CNN, Fox, MSNBC, The New York Times , or virtually any of America’s other propaganda-media, except that these people  are  “terrorists,” and that they thus constitute threats to U.S. national security; but, here they are, speaking for themselves, which America’s propaganda-media won’t let you hear, because the U.S. Government — the regime in Washington — actually created these “terrorists,” when it overthrew their government via U.S.-manipulated “Maidan” protests in February, and replaced it with ours, which bombed their homes; so, you’ll now see and hear these people, right here: And  this is how they got there

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OPINION: Obama’s Quick Fix Won’t Solve the Regional Refugee Crisis

A migrant child is escorted by a U.S. immigration enforcement agent. Credit: cc by 2.0 By Michelle Brané SAN FRANCISCO, Jul 9 2014 (IPS) In recent months, an unprecedented surge of refugee women and children has been traveling alone to the United States to seek protection at our southern border.

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Financial Bubbles Everywhere

Michael Snyder Activist Post Is there any doubt that we are living in a bubble economy?  At this moment in the United States we are simultaneously experiencing a stock market bubble, a government debt bubble, a corporate bond bubble,  a bubble in San Francisco real estate , a farmland bubble, a derivatives bubble and a student loan debt bubble. And of course similar things could be said about most of the rest of the planet as well.

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The Real Reason Gun Control Is Failing

Americans don’t seem to get that all guns are death waiting to happen. The Michael Bloomberg-funded Everytown for Gun Safety  announced  on Monday a new gambit for creating pressure on candidates to move, finally, in the direction of stricter gun laws: the group will offer them  a survey . Everytown – one of  several sane competitors  playing the long game against the National Rifle Association’s stranglehold on violence in America – will make politicians put their positions on firearm restrictions, however convoluted, on the record.

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