Category: LIBERAL BETRAYALS

Bill Maher Richsplains Liberalism to Progressives: “Go F*ck Yourselves”

Multimillionaire Maher, who works for Time Warner—Hillary Clinton’s 10th largest donor—took the time to #richsplain liberalism to progressive peasants. According to Bill, being liberal entails you peasants shutting up and accept the crumbs given to you by the Democratic Party, and if you refuse to fall in line, then you’re a bad person—and you should feel bad! Share This:

Beyond Neoliberal Identity Politics

Never mind the many millions, nay billions of people of color who were harmed and menaced by the neoliberal and imperial agenda that Obama advanced no less fervently and viciously than the Clintons.  Never mind your warnings and observations on the many-sided disaster that the Obama phenomenon and presidency was (and still is) for the cause of Black equality. OrContinue reading

Beyond Liberal Pieties: the Radical Challenge for Journalism

Main cover image:  What working journalists typically fail to see is that they rarely challenge the dominant culture’s ideological assumptions—that capitalism is a fair and just system, U.S. domination of the world promotes peace and freedom, and U.S. society moves steadily toward greater fairness on race and gender. A more radical journalism that eschewed liberal pieties would help a society transcendContinue reading

The Magic Liberal

by JOHN STEPPLING   The propaganda wing of the state department and Pentagon, not to mention that black budget of the CIA all stepped up their game after Vietnam. And much of the change took place under Reagan. But perhaps a more significant shift took place in propaganda, at least in Hollywood, under Clinton in the late 90s. Bill andContinue reading

The Russian Hacking Fiasco

MIKE WHITNEY, COUNTERPUNCH The people and organizations that are making these uncorroborated claims have no basis for legal action, no presumption of wrongdoing, and no grounds for prosecution. They have nothing. Zilch.  Their claims, charges and accusations are like the soap bubbles we give to our children and grandchildren. The brightly-colored bubbles wobble across the sky for a minute or two and then, Poof, they vanish intoContinue reading