Category: CELEBS & ENTERTAINERS

CBS This Morning: the daily brainwash

  DEFINITELY NOT JOURNALISM 101 Here’s CBS again doing its usual job of disinforming and under-reporting by using severely compromised, scandalously biased or ignorant sources, while never offering their huge megaphone to anyone with a scintilla of “dissident truth” or actual knowledge about the topics they supposedly cover.  So the nation and the world are inching toward a possible deadlyContinue reading

Obama lives it up in the lap of luxury

By Niles Niemuth, wsws.org Dateline: 18 April 2017 The response from the entertainment press to the brief glimpse into the Obama’s lavish getaway was unabashedly glowing: “American Royalty Gathered in the South Pacific” gushed Vanity Fair, “Barack and Michelle Obama Are Hanging Out With Oprah, Tom Hanks, and Bruce Springsteen on a Yacht,” squealed New York Magazine. All of thoseContinue reading

Cotton Mather’s Rolex

by JOHN STEPPLING “Only the liberation of the natural capacity for love in human beings can master their sadistic destructiveness.” — Wilhelm Reich Now there is an outcry about the unsubstantiated claims Assad used chemical weapons but almost zero outcry about the U.S. blowing up children (mistakenly…of course) in Yemen and Iraq. Civilian death by [US] military is always OK.Continue reading

Welcome to Trumpland: Obama’s Legacy

Luciana Bohne COUNTERPUNCH A clutch of customary villains, no less villainous than the ones before. His boss of Labor opposes raising the minimum wage. His boss of Treasury is a former partner of Goldman Sachs, international economic polluters, big time. In January 2017, the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists moved up its “Doomsday Clock” by thirty seconds to two-and-a-half minutes toContinue reading