Day: November 5, 2012

The progressive case against Obama

Bottom line: The president is complicit in creating an increasingly unequal — and unjust — society BY MATT STOLLER SATURDAY, OCT 27, 2012 08:00 AM EDT President Barack Obama (Credit: Reuters/Yuri Gripas) A few days ago, I participated in aREAD ON

There’s the stinking corporate media and then there’s Fox News and coprophilic Bill O’Reilly

At almost 6ft 5-in, Bill O’Reilly could easily elicit Full Metal Jacket‘s DI’s quip, “I didn’t know shit could be stacked that high.” Come to think of it, to call this blight on American communications a pile of excrement isREAD ON

Public Banking Works

By Stephen Lendman Publicly-owned banks work as intended. Colonial America had them for 25 years. Tax and inflation-free prosperity followed. Money created produced economic growth. It ended when Bank of England scoundrels regained control. Public banks aren’t predatory profiteers. They’re notREAD ON

Rebel or Perish

By Stephen Lendman A previous article discussed what perhaps is the most perilous time in world history. American-led Western societies are waging war on humanity. Imperial war is a way of life. Social democracies are being eliminated. Freedom is onREAD ON

The death and life of James Connolly

POSTED BY SEAN LENIHAN What many people forget is that Connolly was an important and brave union activist in America, prior to his return to his homeland. BY 21ST CENTURY SOCIALISM.COM In Dublin’s Kilmainham Jail on 12th May 1916, aREAD ON