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2020: The Year the Tree of Liberty Was Torched

By John W. Whitehead Source: The Rutherford Institute “The people are unaware. They’re not educated to realize that they have power. The system is so geared that everyone believes the government will fix everything. We are the government.”—John Lennon No doubt … Continue reading

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Oligarchic Imperialism Is The New Dominant World Religion

By Caitlin Johnstone Source: CaitlinJohnstone.com I was just watching a gaggle of blue-checkmarked narrative managers attack progressive commentators Katie Halper and Briahna Joy Gray on Twitter for platforming antiwar journalist Rania Khalek on the grounds that Khalek is an “Assadist”, which is … Continue reading

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Biden’s transition team is filled with war profiteers, Beltway chickenhawks, and corporate consultants

A glance at the Biden-Harris agency review teams should provide a rude awakening to anyone who believed a Biden administration could be “pushed to the left.” By Kevin Gosztola Source: The Gray Zone An eye-popping array of corporate consultants, war … Continue reading

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Everybody Knows the Fight was Fixed

By Edward Curtin Source: Behind the Curtain “Yeah, like [in] a church. Church of the Good Hustler.” – Fast Eddie Felson (Paul Newman) in The Hustler At the end of Henrik Ibsen’s classic play, A Doll’s House, Nora, the aggrieved wife, leaves … Continue reading

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America After the Election: A Few Hard Truths About the Things That Won’t Change

By John W. Whitehead Source: The Rutherford Institute “If liberty means anything at all, it means the right to tell people what they do not want to hear.”—George Orwell The American people remain eager to be persuaded that a new … Continue reading

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Imperial Overstretch Arrives: Americans Do Not Need the American Empire

By Philip Giraldi Source: Strategic Culture Foundation This piece is being written as voters are going to the polls on election day in the United States. While it has been useful to consider how things might change, possibly for the … Continue reading

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Win-Win vs Lose-Lose: The Time Has Come for the World to Choose

By Matthew Ehret Source: Strategic Culture Foundation It is a tragedy of our age that society has been locked in a zero-sum operating system for so long that many people living in the west cannot even imagine a world order … Continue reading

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Media Responds With Apathy, Disappointment as US-Backed Coup Gov’t Concedes Defeat in Bolivia

Across the spectrum, corporate media has endorsed last year’s rightwing takeover of Bolivia, refusing to label it as a coup. Coverage of Sunday’s historical elections hasn’t been much better. By Alan Macleod Source: Mint Press News Bolivia’s Movement to Socialism … Continue reading

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