Category: CORPORATE OWNED PARTIES

Democrats in the Dead Zone

• The first sensible thing Emmanuel Macron has said: “Assad is no enemy of France.” Pr0-Assad observers correctly point out that Macron also said that he believes Assad is the “enemy of the Syrian” people and therefore has left the doorREAD ON

Trump: The ‘Peace’ Candidate

THE DUOPOLY WATCH | Steven Jonas, MD, MPH Crossposted on OpEdNews 6/14/2017 Editor’s Note: Admittedly fragile hopes for a reset of US foreign policy toward a saner and more peaceful posture toward Russia were extinguished rather quickly by Trump’s “enhanced conversion” to theREAD ON

Five American Pastimes, Six Dark Ironies: Reflections on Alexandria

A third irony is that Hodgkinson’s act seems almost calculated to generate sympathy for a party, the arch-plutocratic Republicans, that Noam Chomsky has called “the most dangerous organization in human history.” No love for the dismal, neoliberal, dollar-drenched, imperial, andREAD ON

Ashes to Ashes for Get-Rich Britain

In the British general election earlier this month, Labour has found a real leader with Jeremy Corbyn. His forthright manifesto for a socialist alternative to the giant neoliberal scam has resonated with a whole new generation. There is a palpable sense that if anotherREAD ON

The political significance of the shooting attack on US congressmen

Dismissing Hodgkinson as deranged, let alone evil, is a facile and false explanation for Wednesday’s shooting. This is an event that requires a political explanation. While it is legitimate for Sanders to clearly reject the act, he made no attemptREAD ON