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text555 California, SF is a tRump property by Repost
555 California, SF is a tRump property....
Posted: Sun Sep 20, 2020 8:32AM
textWhite House Announces Puerto Rico Disaster Relief on Hurricane Anniversary by Zachary Conti
The Federal Emergency Management Administration will award $13 billion in Puerto Rico disaster aid to rebuild the power grid and education facilities, announced the White House. The announcement comes near the three-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria slamming the island, taking 3000 lives and causing more than $100 billion in damage....
Posted: Fri Sep 18, 2020 12:01PM
textTrump’s Climate Denial Gains Strength If We’re in Denial About His Neo-Fascism by Norman Solomon
The left could be crushed...
Posted: Thu Sep 17, 2020 8:19PM
text9/14/20 Trump Fund Raises in Cal While Learning of Fire Damage by Follow the Money
On 9/14/20, Republican Trump plans to land in Sacramento to be briefed on fire damage which has caused most of us to choke on the smoke for 28 days. Since he is cutting his staff's salaries, this can only be a fundraising trip to a wealthy state where he has no chance of winning Electoral College votes. See https://abc7news.com/trump-to-visit-fire-ravaged-california-monday/6420211/...
Posted: Sat Sep 12, 2020 11:12AM
textThe Presidential Election: “A 200-Pound Sack of Concrete” vs. “The Orange Menace” by Norman Solomon
May the worst man lose...
Posted: Thu Sep 10, 2020 12:27PM
textStill 42% Support for Nazi Trump by Who Are the 42%?
42% support for Nazi Trump despite admissions on tape that he knew at the beginning of February 2020 that the virus was 5 times worse than the flu but said nothing....
Posted: Thu Sep 10, 2020 7:13AM
textTrump's time is running out! by Detlef Umbach
His record as president is modest. The economy is in crisis, unemployment is at record levels, and longer-term projects such as the reduction of large foreign trade deficits and the Great Wall at the border have not progressed beyond initial stages. Trump's foreign and trade policy is so fickle and unclear that it is hard to find anything positive from it for the election campaign....
Posted: Thu Sep 10, 2020 4:20AM
textFinance Ministers and United Nations Discuss COVID Crisis Solutions by Zachary Conti
IMF Announces Access to Global "SDRs" Reserve...
Posted: Tue Sep 8, 2020 5:07PM
textCan U.S. Democracy Be Fixed? by Richard Falk
To distract and divert, scapegoating becomes a core tactic of these moves away from democratic cohesion. In a world of inequalities and global warming, there has arisen a frightening receptivity to blaming the stranger or the other for the unfairness being experienced in the forms of inequality, economic displacement, and erosions of national identity....
Posted: Sat Sep 5, 2020 4:54AM
textRussiagate Or Impeachment, Because Those Were Fake Things by Caitlin Johnstone
Caitlin Johnstone writes about the end of illusions. "Peace is not everything, but without it, everything becomes nothing" (Willy Brandt). You can have peace or the US empire. You can't have both....
Posted: Wed Sep 2, 2020 10:05AM
textFour Years Ago, We Warned That Trump Could Win. Now, We’re Warning Again by Jeff Cohen and Norman Solomon
Myths can be dangerous...
Posted: Tue Sep 1, 2020 10:11AM
textAmerica's Dual Recession by Laura Tyson and Lenny Mendoncaa
There is every reason to expect that many of the lost jobs – perhaps as many as 40% – will never come back. In the short to medium term, the tragic paradox is that employment opportunities are both too few and pay too little....
Posted: Tue Sep 1, 2020 3:36AM
text8/28/20: 57th Anniversary of 1963 March on Washington by Inspired by Locomotive of American History
Whether you remember the 1963 March on Washington where Martin Luther King, Jr. gave his famous I Have A Dream speech or not, the 8/28/20 "Get Your Knee Off Our Necks" March on Washington organized by Martin Luther King, III and Al Sharpton, is well worth watching as a reminder to us all that the locomotive of American history is the Black Liberation Movement. You can see the rally and hear the wide variety of speakers at https://www.c-span.org/video/?475069-1/national-action-networks-get-kn...
Posted: Fri Aug 28, 2020 9:03PM
textTwin Imperatives: Defeat President Trump This Fall, Challenge President Biden from Day One by Norman Solomon
The Republican Party today is the party of white supremacy...
Posted: Thu Aug 27, 2020 8:03PM
textThe Fed and Central Banks Seek Cure for COVID-hit Economy by Zach Conti
On August 27 and 28, the US Federal Reserve and other government central banks meet for their annual retreat....
Posted: Thu Aug 27, 2020 12:04PM
text"Don't let them take democracy away from you" by editors
"United we can and will overcome the time of darkness in America," he said. After four years of Trump's presidency, the Biden-Harris team wants to reunite the country, overcome the Corona crisis and boost the economy with millions of new jobs. In addition, the challengers want to provide an answer to "racial injustice" and take decisive action against the climate crisis [1]....
Posted: Wed Aug 26, 2020 6:40AM
textRepublican Party O.K. with COVID19 Deaths & Economy by By the Company They Keep
Some 57% of Republicans believe 180,000 American deaths from COVID19 is acceptable and 75% of Republicans believe the USA is better than 4 years ago. This a death cult. See https://www.cbsnews.com/news/republicans-economy-coronavirus-opinion-poll-cbs-news-battleground-tracker/...
Posted: Mon Aug 24, 2020 1:44PM
textBattling Economic Crises, Tropical Storm Laura Slams Haiti and Dominican Republic by Zachary Conti
Over the weekend, Tropical Storm Laura pummeled Haiti and the Dominican Republic leaving at least 13 dead, infrastructure decimated and towns isolated by landslides....
Posted: Mon Aug 24, 2020 11:50AM
textVideo: The Narcissism Epidemic, 1 hour by Jean Twenge
In this BookTV presentation from May 4, 2009, Jean Twenge explains how narcissism thought to be the ladder of success can lead to anti-social behavior and collective paralysis....
Posted: Mon Aug 24, 2020 1:47AM
textYet Another Tightening of the Noose: City Council "Meets" Again Tuesday by Robert Norse
City Council is slated to rubberstamp more power in City Mangler Martin Bernal's hands, a slamdown of Beach St vendors, a rise in fines for "being in a park after dark", the ability to hire more enforcement personnel, no discussion of the police (or any other part of the) budget, gentrification of Front St., and authorization of the Mayor to "respond to" the Grand Jury's critical report on homelessness....
Posted: Sun Aug 23, 2020 9:10AM