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America, You’ve Been Blacklisted: McCarthyism Refashioned for a New Age

By John W. Whitehead Source: The Rutherford Institute “If we confuse dissent with disloyalty—if we deny the right of the individual to be wrong, unpopular, eccentric or unorthodox—if we deny the essence of racial equality then hundreds of millions in … Continue reading

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America’s Revolutionary Founders Would Be Anti-Government Extremists Today

By John W. Whitehead Source: The Rutherford Institute “It is the duty of the patriot to protect his country from its government.”—Thomas Paine “When the government violates the people’s rights, insurrection is, for the people and for each portion of … Continue reading

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The Military Must be De-Funded Along with the Police

By Dan Kovalik Source: CounterPuch As Vijay Prashad explains in his book, Red Star Over The Third World, domestic fascism in the West has reflected the West’s pre-existing colonial practices abroad. Citing Martinique communist Aimé Césaire, Prashad explains: “What had come … Continue reading

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The System Is Rigged: Qualified Immunity Is How the Police State Stays in Power

By John W. Whitehead Source: Mint Press News The system is rigged, the government is corrupt, and “we the people” continue to waste our strength by fighting each other rather than standing against the tyrant in our midst. Because the system … Continue reading

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Are we about to see a Colour Revolution in the United States?

  The familiar tropes are out in force, Trump may not weather this storm. By Kit Knightly Source: Off-Guardian It started with peaceful protests. It always does. Oppressed, poor or otherwise desperate people take to the streets because they don’t … Continue reading

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Why America’s “Revolution” Won’t be Televised. No one is Aiming at the Empire

By Pepe Escobar Source: Global Research The Revolution Won’t Be Televised because this is not a revolution. At least not yet.  Burning and/or looting Target or Macy’s is a minor diversion. No one is aiming at the Pentagon (or even the shops … Continue reading

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We’re in the Thick of It Now – What Happens Next?

By Michael Krieger Source: Liberty Blitzkrieg It’s with an extremely heavy heart that I sit down to write today’s post. Although widespread civil unrest was easy to predict, it doesn’t make the situation any less sad and dangerous. We’re in … Continue reading

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That Change You Requested…?

By James Howard Kunstler Source: Kunstler.com All the previous incidents of white cops killing blacks were just too ambiguous to seal the deal. Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri (a murky business); Tamir Rice in Cleveland (waving the BB gun that … Continue reading

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