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'Rentier Capitalism' Is One More Nail in Earth's Coffin. TruthDig
101: How Capitalism is Killing Itself with Dr. Richard Wolff. YouTube
Hate That the Mueller Probe Is Taking So (2015) Was Rudy Giuliani's father part
of the mob? Colorful and violent family history of NYC mayor famed for his zero-tolerance
approach to crime exposed in new book. Daily
Deadly Israeli Crackdown on Gaza Protests, Chomsky Says U.S. Must End Support
for Murderers. DemocracyNow
Noam Chomsky Condemns Israels Shift to Far Right & New Jewish
Nation-State Law. DemocracyNow
Israel Arrests Italian Artists Who Painted a West Bank Mural of Ahed Tamimi. Palestinian
officials said Israeli border police arrested the two artists who crafted the
large painting, now on display at a separation barrier in Bethlehem. Haaretz
New Broadband Network Is Pitching Surveillance Enhancements to Cops Across the
Ubiquity of Evil. Craig
9.9 Percent Is the New American Aristocracy. ... The class divide is already toxic,
and is fast becoming unbridgeable. Youre probably part of the problem. The
Hate That the Mueller Probe Is Taking So Long - but Love When Investigations Into
Police Brutality Drag on Forever. Intercept
Comfort Blankets. Craig
Laurence Tribe Has Become a Deranged Russia Conspiracist: Today Was His Most Humiliating
Accidents at Amazon: workers
left to suffer after warehouse injuries. ... Guardian investigation reveals numerous
cases of Amazon workers being treated in ways that leave them homeless, unable
to work or bereft of income after workplace accidents. Guardian
Jimmy Carter lamented
the fact that under Trump the US has lost its place as a human rights leader.
Of course, the USs place as a human rights leader has always been eclipsed
by its place as a human rights abuser.
Bernie, We Need Radical Change.
Chomsky on Alexandria Ocasio-Cortezs Spectacular Victory &
Growing Split in Democratic Party. DemocracyNow
in US elections has been going on for years. The reason? Voter purges. ... As
ever more voters are delisted, no part of the US is immune from purges
but every eligible American deserves the right to vote. Guardian
Bolton Repeatedly Met With Group Formerly Designated a Cult-Like Terror Organization.
Elite Fixation With Russiagate. ... Does a broader public share this sense of
Chomsky on Mass Media Obsession with Russia & the Stories Not Being Covered
in the Trump Era. DemocracyNow
lawyer uses government action on abortion to raise cash for own group. ... Jay
Sekulow, whose activist group has directed millions to his family, has telemarketers
cite Planned Parenthood investigation. Guardian
Doesn't Have the Skill to Pull Off His Most Nefarious Plots. ... Trump will go
down as the most dangerously corrupt and tragically incompetent president in Americas
American pipeline protesters enter plea agreements to avoid long prison terms.
... Native Americans were the only protesters targeted by federal prosecutors.
Obama Officials Help Silicon Valley Pitch the Pentagon for Lucrative Defense Contracts.
of July 27-29Weekend
Read: The True
Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain, and the Birth of American Empire - by
Stephen Kinzer. ... How should the United States act in the world? Americans cannot
decide. Sometimes we burn with righteous anger, launching foreign wars and deposing
governments. Then we retreat?until the cycle begins again. Review: TruthDig
of Political Authoritarianism: An Interview With Noam Chomsky. TruthOut
Worse is the Enemy of Bad. ... There comes a time in the decline of an empire
whenin its hubris, its arroganceit decouples from reason and blindly
blunders toward its fate in a ludicrous ugly trance of stupidity. To paraphrase
Walter Cronkitewe are there. CounterPunch
Democrats Plan Counterrevolution in the Midst of Progressive Success.
Land and Environmental Rights Has Become an Increasingly Deadly Endeavor
War on the Environment, from Attacking California Fuel Standards to Destroying
Public Lands. DemocracyNow
six species are about to be sacrificed for the oil and gas industry. ... Republican-led
changes to the Endangered Species Act put plants and animals across America at
risk. Here are the ones you should be most concerned about.
Hersh on Americas Capacity for Fascist Brutality. TruthDig
Republicans want to impose work requirements on foster kids facing homelessness
... This is part of an effort to punish low-income people and take away
the support they need to make ends meet." ThinkProgress
Parents Unwittingly Signed Away Right To Reunite With Children, Lawyers Say. ...
Some signed forms thinking they would reunite with their children. Instead,
they agreed to be deported without them. HuffPost
Washington Post Thinks It Is a New Idea to Tell People to Worry About Mobility
and Not Inequality. CounterPunch
tech's richest plan to save themselves after the apocalypse. Guardian
Fox & Friends segment about Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is beyond
parody. ... "They talk about education for your kids, health care... it was
really uncomfortable." ThinkProgress
Children Detained in Shelters Being Drugged, Told Not to Hug, Forced to Bathe
in Sinks. DemocracyNow
Ro Khannas Fight Against American Election Meddling. ... The Nation speaks
with Representative Ro Khanna (D-CA) on his proposed legislation to prohibit US
election interference abroad.
Bannon to set up 'The Movement' foundation to boost far-right across Europe. ...
Donald Trump's former chief strategist wants to 'spark a right-wing revolution'.
More than Half of Americans Believe Fairy Tales are Real. According
to a new poll ... 51% of respondents agree (15% strongly and 36% somewhat)
with the statement American elections are fair and open.. CounterPunch
Democrats Plan Counterrevolution in the Midst of Progressive Success.
on Media Gone Russia-Wild. CounterPunch
Cant Vote Out Fascism
You Have to Drive It From Power!. CounterPunch
Conspiracy Theorists Are Hunting for 'Child Sex Camps' in the Arizona Desert.
... A veterans charity in Arizona is hunting pedophiles in Tucson and asking
the internet for help. Motherboard/Vox
Of The Democratic Party. Go
Praise Trump For Upholding Traditional American Value Of Supporting Murderous
Dictators For Political Gain.
An ICE Agent, The Best Part Of My Job Is Getting To Work With Children. Go
Criticized For Unrealistic Portrayal Of Racists Actually Facing Consequences.
25, 2018A Neuroscientist
Explains How Trump Supporters Are Easily Hoodwinked Because of This One Psychological
Problem. ... Those who score low on political knowledge tend to overestimate their
expertise even more when greater emphasis is placed on political affiliation.
suing WikiLeaks, DNC could endanger principles of press freedom. CPJ
Coup Fails in Nicaragua, U.S. Continues Regime Change Efforts TruthDig
as Ice (or I.C.E.) Harpers
Industries Is Staffing Up with Voter Data Scientists to Tip the November Election
to the Extreme Right. CounterPunch
Disgusting Scheme to Enrich Cops by Starving Prisoners May Soon Be Scuttled. ...
Alabamas sheriffs have been getting rich off of prisoners for decades thanks
to pre-World War II statutory language. AlterNet
and Sessions Dont Realize That Republican Policies Are Behind the Explosive
Growth of Violent Prison Gangs. ... Republicans who are applauding Trump and Sessions
for being tough on crime need to take a close look at the history
of prison gangs in California. AlterNet
allows school to continue with electric shocks. ... The only US facility using
shocks on children with learning disabilities has fought off another legal challenge.
No Evidence That #GOPTaxScam Has Benefited Most Americans, Republicans Unveil
Plan to Double Down on Corporate Tax Cuts. ... "The new line from Republicans
in Congress is that Americans are 'better off' because of last year's tax cut,
so we have to extend it. Well, some Americans are better offpeople like
me who are wealthy enough to not need workbut most Americans are still struggling."
Putting Common Good Over Billionaires and War Profiteers, House Progressives
Introduce "People's Budget" ... The Congressional Progressive Caucus'
plan "invests in our neglected infrastructure, ends the systematic inequality
in our tax system by making corporations pay their fair share, and stops the rising
cost of drugs." CommonDreams
Pushes Confrontation with Iran: Trump Warns of Consequences, Pompeo
Likens Leaders to Mafia. DemocracyNow
Should Replace Local Libraries to Save Taxpayers Money. Forbes
REBUFF: Behold This Disastrously Bad Op-Ed Calling for Amazon to Replace
Treasonous Traitor Summit or: How Liberals Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the
New McCarthyism. Consent
calls for penalties on 'freerider' homeowners in assault on clean energy. ...
Documents reveal conservative group's anti-green agenda ... Strategy to charge
people who install their own solar panels ... Environmentalists accuse Alec of
protecting utility firms' profits. Guardian
the transcript of the conversation among GOP leaders obtained by The Post ...The
conversation provides a glimpse at the internal views of GOP leaders who now find
themselves under mounting pressure over the conduct of President Trump. ... The
exchange, which was obtained by The Washington Post, shows that the Republican
leadership in the House privately discussed Russia's involvement in the 2016 election
and Trump's relationship to Putin, but wanted to keep their concerns secret. House
majority leader to colleagues in 2016: 'I think Putin pays' Trump. WaPo
wing of the party terrifies moderate Dems. Here's how they plan to stop it. ...
Party members and fundraisers gathered for an invitation-only event to figure
out how to counteract the rising progressive movement. NBC
'Wrecking Ball' to Endangered Species Act, Trump Administration Opens Door for
Corporate Attack on Vulnerable Wildlife. ... If Interior Department's proposals
are approved, "Zinke will go down in history as the extinction secretary"
Challenges Trumps Massive Offshore Drilling Sale in Gulf of Mexico. TruthOut
Women Migrants Are Fleeing Countries The U.S. Helped Decimate. ... The violence
driving people to seek shelter in the U.S. has its roots in American foreign policy.
Trump Aide Boasted He Was A Kremlin Adviser 3 Years Before Dossier. ... A
2013 letter unearthed by Time magazine appears to undercut GOP claims of FBI bias
against the president. HuffPost
conferences keynote speech will cover Radical Left-Wing Gangs.
... Never mind the dozens of examples of far-right violence in recent years. ThinkProgress
GOP Blocks Funding for Election Security TruthDig
in the Age of Trump: Whats Missing and What Matters. ... Has the preoccupation
with the president pushed aside other urgent stories? The
misleading social media posts exploding globally, Oxford study finds. McClatchy
is it for you. Youre fu**ed.: Inside Trumps abuse of migrant
kids at an old Walmart. ... From holding cells nicknamed the "hielera"
or icebox, to the supposedly friendlier housing at "Casa Padre," migrant
kids describe a hellscape of cruel guards, sickening food, and psychological torture.
(1897) - Cold as Ice (or I.C.E.?) Harpers
Prevails in Immigrant Detention Centers, With Children Under 5 Still Separated
From Parents. Intercept
Mother Reunited with 3-Year-Old Son Says He Shows Signs of Trauma & Aggressive
Liberal Rallies Yet for the Children of Yemen. CounterPunch
Nation-state Law Makes Discrimination in Israel Constitutional. ... The nation-state
law is another step in the direction of annexing the territories, but in reverse:
The territories have annexed the state. Haaretz
Warning of 'Large and Painful Military Operation,' Israel Begins Massive Bombing
of Gaza. ... "Israeli snipers shoot and kill scores of unarmed Palestinian
protesters in Gaza, including kids, then calls it self-defense. When a Palestinian
sniper fires at one Israeli soldier, Israel bombs Gaza with F-16s and preps for
all out war." CommonDreams
of July 20-22, 2018
Read: America: The Farewell Tour - by Chris Hedges. Hedges, the realist and
no-holds-barred award winning journalist and war correspondent gives us the full
antidote to Trumps and other politicians fantasies and sugarcoating
of what Americans are experiencing in this inverted home of the free. Hedges walks
you through the reality of this other America blows away the insidious
incense of the pontificating plutocrats and their toady oligarchs. Amazon
Will Putin respond by indicting CIA agents for hacking into
Russian computer systems?
Fear Than Proof of Russian Midterm MeddlingSo Far TruthDig
USA and Russia: Two Sides of the Same Criminal Corporate Coin. ... Why, man, he
doth bestride the narrow world. Like a Colossus, and we petty men Walk under his
huge legs and peep about To find ourselves dishonorable graves. - Shakespeare,
Julius Caesar. CounterPunch
Is Far Wider Than Trump and His Inner Circle. ... It isnt just the story
of a few corrupt officials, or even a corrupt president. Its the story of
a corrupt Republican Party. The Nation
Pence Looms As Donald Trumps Ultimate Poison Pill. HuffPost
Report from Yemen: As Millions Face Starvation, American-Made Bombs Are Killing
States of Arms. Video
Ghoul' Joe Lieberman Emerges From Political Irrelevance to Urge Third Party Bid
Against Ocasio-Cortez. ... "The Democratic Party has a choice: be the party
of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, or be the party of Joe Lieberman."
Why Mike Pence Is Worse Than Gerald Ford And Why the Left Should Think
Twice About Calling for Trumps Impeachment
We would be begging
for days of Trump back if Pence became president," Omarosa Manigault Newman
once cautioned. AlterNet
GOP Lawmakers Not Unhinged Enough to Endorse Program Called "Kinderguardians"
That Puts Guns in Hands of 4-Year-Old Kids? Watch Them. ... Sacha Baron Cohen's
new show is about to drop and exposed nut-job Republicans are not happy about
Fawn Fallis and the Felony of Being Attacked by Cops. CounterPunch
Scorns International Law and Loves Executive Power. Intercept
Patents "Big Brother-Style" Surveillance Technology to Eavesdrop on
Workers' Conversations. ... One labor expert warns "there's a lot of potential
for misuse," where a supervisor might determine, "as a cashier you're
too friendly, you're talking too much, and therefore not moving people along,
so let's penalize you." CommonDreams
Media Never Mention the No. 1 Cause of Climate Change. TruthDig