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Martial Law By Other Means: Corporate Strangulation of Dissent

By Glen Ford Source: Black Agenda Report “The ‘hate speech’ trick, in practice, rewards Black people’s occupiers and abusers (the police) and renders voices of protest illegitimate and mute.” The people that rule the United States are in the third … Continue reading

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When Worse is the Enemy of Bad

By Paul Edwards Source: CounterPunch.org There comes a time in the decline of an empire when–in its hubris, its arrogance–it decouples from reason and blindly blunders toward its fate in a ludicrous ugly trance of stupidity.  To paraphrase Walter Cronkite–we are … Continue reading

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The Satanic Nature of the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

By Edward Curtain Source: Dissident Voice Ahab is forever Ahab, man.  This whole act’s immutably decreed.  ‘Twas rehearsed by thee and me billion years before this ocean rolled.  Fool!  I am the Fates’ lieutenant; I act under orders. — Herman Melville, … Continue reading

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Western Elites Decrying ‘Populism’ Betrays Fear of Democracy

By Finian Cunningham Source: Strategic Culture Foundation A new dreaded word has entered into official Western media speak: “Populism”. Political parties and governments which are deemed to be illegitimate are invariably labeled with the prefix “populist”. There is a vague … Continue reading

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Email Hacking Was ‘Pearl Harbor,’ Helsinki Presidency’s ‘New Low’: Welcome to the United States of Amnesia

By Jim Naureckas and Janine Jackson Source: FAIR  The media maelstrom around the Helsinki meeting between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin obscures at least one point of view: that it’s possible to believe that Russia intervened in the 2016 election on behalf … Continue reading

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Nicaragua Defeats The Not-So-Soft Coup

By Stephen Sefton Source: Popular Resistance The author, Stephen Sefton, is a writer from the Tortilla Con Sal Collective in Nicaragua. Sefton was the guest on Clearing The FOG Radio this week where we discussed What’s Really Happening In Nicaragua. … Continue reading

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Climb Down From the Summit of Hostile Propaganda

Public reactions to an open letter from academics, journalists and politicians asking for co-existence with Russia show many Americans don’t buy the media’s bellicose spin, as Norman Solomon explains. By Norman Solomon Source: Consortium News Throughout the day before the … Continue reading

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Life-giving Light and Those Who Would Snuff it Out

By John Andrews Source: Dissident Voice The concluding sentence of Roy Medvedev’s superb account of Russia during the Stalin years reads: When the cult of Stalin’s personality was exposed [in the XXth and XXIInd Congresses in 1956 and 1961 respectively] … Continue reading

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