Day: March 6, 2010

Empire, Oligarchy and Democracy

Dateline: March 1, 2010  [print_link] Deepening inequality, unravelling democracy and wars without end: welcome to the best of all possible worlds By Ralph Nader   THE TWIN SWELLING HEADS of Empire and Oligarchy are driving our country into an ever-deepening corporate state, wholly incompatible with democracy and the rule of law. Once again the New York Times offers its readersContinue reading

Ralph Nader Was Right About Barack Obama

It’s time for a radically different type of politics.* By Chris Hedges WE OWE RALPH NADER and Cynthia McKinney an apology. They were right about Barack Obama. They were right about the corporate state. They had the courage of their convictions and they stood fast despite wholesale defections and ridicule by liberals and progressives. [print_link] Obama lies as cravenly, ifContinue reading