On this site and on others, I see wonder and despair as our government takes no action to rein in the the despicable behavior of our ruling economic class. Of course, it take no action because its leaders are members of that same economic class. Meanwhile, the corporate media and
In 1763, a peace treaty ended the first true world war. The British Empire had soundly defeated the French Empire from Canada to the West Indies to India. The Union Jack had gone global, and it would soon be said that “the sun never sets on the British Empire.” But
Two days ago, a local TV news helicopter filmed a long contrail with something metallic at its apex approaching the California coast from the Pacific Ocean for about ten minutes. Remember the ten minutes part; it’s critical. The newscaster said the thing looked like a missile. Within minutes, calls were
The coroner’s report is in: the Democratic Party was murdered by deliberate application of ideological poison. The Party was clearly ill after the electoral debacle of 1984, and none of the established remedies–mobilization of the unions and workers, appeals to the better angels of our nature, people standing up for
The old feudal order, like our current order controlled by the investor class, was based on illusion. When will the current illusion go poof?