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Walden Bello: The United States Has Entered a Frightening Weimar Era

The violent storming of the Capitol by pro-Trump extremists underlines the face of crises to come.

January 8, 2021 · Leave a comment

Belén Fernández: Friedman at 50 Friedman Units

Thanks to Thomas Friedman’s relentless service as a mouthpiece for US empire and capital, he’s permitted to continue churning out his pseudo-thoughts week after week.

July 16, 2020 · Leave a comment

Medea Benjamin, Nicolas J S Davies: Why Aren’t People in the US Rising Up Like Those Elsewhere in the World?

Without a mass movement continually pushing and prodding for real change and holding politicians accountable—for their policies as well as their words—our neoliberal rulers assume that they can safely ignore the concerns and interests of ordinary people.

November 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

Video: The new political story that could change everything | George Monbiot

Drawing on findings from psychology, neuroscience and evolutionary biology, George Monbiot offers a new vision for society built around our fundamental capacity for altruism and cooperation.

September 21, 2019 · Leave a comment

Chris Hedges: Donald Trump’s Greatest Allies Are the Liberal Elites

The liberal elites, who bear significant responsibility for the death of our democracy, now hold themselves up as the saviors of the republic. They have embarked, despite their own corruption … Continue reading

March 7, 2017 · 2 Comments

George Monbiot: The Zombie Doctrine

Crisis after crisis is being caused by a failed ideology. But it cannot be stopped without a coherent alternative. It’s as if the people of the Soviet Union had never … Continue reading

April 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

Elizabeth Martinez and Arnoldo Garcia: What is Neoliberalism?

A Brief Definition for Activists.

March 19, 2016 · 6 Comments

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