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A forgotten “Me, Too” tale of the 1990s…

When Prof. Anita Hill was slandered with misogynist, racially loaded slurs for coming forward with her story — involving years of sexual harassment and unwelcome advances from Judge Clarence Thomas — three other women bravely stepped forward and said “ME, … Continue reading

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“The West might hardly believe it, but it now seems the Syrian war is ending – and Assad is the victor.”

So reads the headline of John Pilger’s recent article in The Independent of the U.K. Foreign aggression, al Qaeda, and ISIS have been dealt a considerable setback in the Middle East, following several years of neoconservative bloodletting and ethno-sectarian cleansing … Continue reading

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The #McResistance is Real.

“Trump the next Hitler! Stop the Trump! Stop the war-devil, nuke-world monster…” …by giving him an additional $700 billion to wage war. No debate, just give Donald Trump (and the Bush-Obama engorged MIC) hundreds of billions of additional Pentagon dollars … Continue reading

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The catharsis we’ve been waiting for (next stop, UNITY!)…

UPDATED 9/27/17 First they told us that unity is absolutely critical in the age of Trump, so we must never question our corrupt, incompetent, neo-McCarthyite leaders. Then they plunged a series of poisoned daggers into the heart of the base … Continue reading

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Trump’s other value, besides… I forget (doorstop?)

TRUMPLOMACY: DONNY GOES TO THE U.N. Finally, a U.S. president who makes it easier for sane nations around the world to distance themselves from our establishment’s genocidal, warmongering agenda – the neocon agenda, which has killed millions of innocent, mostly Arab/Muslim, … Continue reading

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OUR PRESENT NIGHTMARE IS SELF-INFLICTED…

Our present nightmare arises from the sad circumstance that we lefties, following the disappointing 2016 election result, failed to champion a progressive agenda in any meaningful way. We failed to see any good in an anti-establishment, anti-authoritarian, anti-war election result, … Continue reading

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Mommy, where do “the terrorists” come from? (From our allies, dear…)

Who is responsible for the vast majority of the world’s Wahhabist/Salafist, globalized “Islamic” terrorism? Here’s a good primer for those willing to do a little reading: According to a leaked State Department memo sent by Sec. Hillary Clinton herself, the … Continue reading

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Let’s play a game…

Imagine it’s the 1970s and you’re a very confused Lincoln/Eisenhower Republican, upset that “purists” are leaving the party in droves. You argue that the sensible, tolerant right needs to be “united,” because you believe that the GOP is still the … Continue reading

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“…(Bernie) would have won the Democratic nomination if it hadn’t been for the SHENANIGANS of the party managers.”

Hearing it from DNC Chair, Tom Perez, was one thing, but I feel extra-vindicated, somehow, hearing America’s most celebrated intellectual and leftist, Prof. Noam Chomsky, call “shenanigans” on the vote-suppressing farce that was the 2016 Democratic Primary. RE: DEFEATING DONALD … Continue reading

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I just had to explain who Condoleezza Rice is…

I just had to explain who Condoleezza Rice is to some poor fellow under the impression that she is some kind of model American who served her country well. Here’s my corrective, taking us back to those innocent “pre-fascist” days … Continue reading

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