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textThe City Council Recall is a Cynical Power Grab by John Kevin Rothwell
Let’s tell it like it is. The Santa Cruz City Council recall campaign is a political power grab sponsored by landlord and real estate interests - the same class of people who have been relentlessly driving up the cost of housing here for years now....
Posted: Thu Oct 17, 2019 10:27AM
textThe More Joe Biden Stumbles, the More Corporate Democrats Freak Out by Norman Solomon
Harvesting big checks isn't getting the job done...
Posted: Mon Oct 14, 2019 6:22PM
textOakland files lawsuit to block Oakland Athletics from buying Coliseum complex by Lynda Carson
Indeed, billionaire John J. Fisher’s plan to build a stadium at Howard Terminal will result in the loss of many present and future middle class jobs, and will result in higher priced housing and condominiums that most Oaklanders cannot afford. Despite all their promises, the A’s and multi-billionaire John Fisher have never built any affordable housing near the Coliseum, or anywhere in the Bay Area. The Oakland City Council sold out Oaklanders by voting to support the A’s stadium plan for Howa...
Posted: Tue Oct 1, 2019 10:00PM
textTo Joe Biden, Trump’s Potential Successor Mike Pence “Is a Decent Guy” by Norman Solomon
AstroTurf campaign yearns for bipartisanship...
Posted: Thu Sep 26, 2019 12:43PM
textImpeach Nazi Trump Now by Never Forgive, Never Forget
There is now lots of commenting on the Democrats’ true motives for impeaching Nazi Trump. Obviously, they are trying to save Biden’s weak campaign for president. The fact that Nazi Ukraine was set up illegally as such by Democrat Obama is also true. It is also true that Nazi Trump must go, right now, since January 21, 2017 in fact, the day after his inauguration due to his conflicts of interest and much more....
Posted: Thu Sep 26, 2019 12:41AM
textVoting Systems Are Supposed To Be Idealistically Agnostic. But Score Voting Is The Best by blues
Score voting is very, very simple. You simply 'score' as many candidates as you wish from "1" to "10", or you can give them an 'abstention' score. If there are twelve (or any number of) candidates, you may give them all "1" vote, or you may give them all "10" votes, or any number in between. Then the tabulators simply add up all the votes. This is very easy and simple....
Posted: Tue Sep 24, 2019 5:59AM
textTrump Regime is under the influence of the notorious Council for National Policy by Lynda Carson
The Council for National Policy (CNP) is a non profit organization. The CNP is known for having founders and past or present officers, and some members that are or have been directly affiliated with such organizations as the National Rifle Association and the Gun Industry. In addition to the Knights of Malta, the Council on Foreign Relations, the Unification Church of Sun Myung Moon, the Church of Scientology, Freemasonry, the CIA, Nazis, Dominionism Based Organizations, the Church Universal ...
Posted: Fri Sep 20, 2019 11:53PM
textThe ‘Official Secrets’ Movie vs. Joe Biden’s Lies About the Iraq War by Norman Solomon
Taking and Evading Responsibility...
Posted: Tue Sep 17, 2019 7:27PM
textWhy a DNC Vice Chair Bawled Me Out -- and Why Joe Biden Must Be Stopped by Norman Solomon
A mediocre candidate does nothing for turnout...
Posted: Mon Sep 9, 2019 11:16AM
textWhy ‘Primary’ Should Be a Verb for Progressives by Norman Solomon
Lobbying and protesting aren't enough...
Posted: Mon Sep 9, 2019 11:05AM
textExposing the contributors to the NRA, a domestic terrorist organization by Lynda Carson
Now that the San Francisco Board of Supervisors passed a resolution declaring that the National Rifle Association (NRA) is a domestic terrorist organization, this may mean that the NRA and it’s contributors should come under much closer scrutiny!...
Posted: Sat Sep 7, 2019 2:52AM
textThe Primary Contradiction: Corporate Power vs. Progressive Populism by Norman Solomon
Political investors worry about Biden...
Posted: Thu Aug 29, 2019 10:51AM
textThe United States of Distraction by Nolan Higdon and Mickey Huff
Reviewed by Leon Kunstenaar...
Posted: Sat Aug 17, 2019 8:30PM
textWhy Bernie Sanders Is Correct About the Washington Post -- and Corporate Media Overall by Norman Solomon
"The most sacred cow of the press is the press itself"...
Posted: Wed Aug 14, 2019 10:33AM
textTrump Finalizes Disastrous Weakening of Endangered Species Act by Center for Biological Diversity
Rollback Threatens Wildlife Across Country, Will Face Legal Challenge...
Posted: Mon Aug 12, 2019 5:57PM
textBillionaire Stephen Ross of the Related Companies faces protests for Trump fundraiser by Lynda Carson
Reported by Politico, billionaire Stephen Ross the founder of “The Related Companies,” is facing a backlash for fundraising for the alleged racist President Donald Trump....
Posted: Sun Aug 11, 2019 11:44PM
textNancy Pelosi’s Bad Attitude Toward Progressives by Norman Solomon
The Capitol Dome is a bubble...
Posted: Thu Aug 8, 2019 2:15PM
textThere’s Nothing Moderate About “Moderates.” A Primary Example Is Joe Biden. by Norman Solomon
Dodging the realities of corporate power...
Posted: Thu Aug 1, 2019 6:42PM
textA short survey of signatories to the Glover recall petition by William Machtes
Survey of property holdings of proponents to recall Councilmember Drew Glover...
Posted: Tue Jul 30, 2019 1:03PM
textPuerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló Resigns by Kate Zeller
Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló resigned Wednesday. Protests engulfed the island for nearly two weeks after Rosselló drew criticism for offensive language in leaked communications and the FBI arrested former members of his administration on corruption charges....
Posted: Thu Jul 25, 2019 7:04AM