Why is Trump a Threat? How is He Any Different? by O Society on September 23, 2018 This morning, a wonderful question was asked by a person called Anastasia over on ConsortiumNews: "Why do they consider Trump such a threat since he IS truly doing everything that the deep-staters and the neo-cons want and is doing … Continue reading Why is Trump a Threat?
Bernie Sanders sold out his hero and anti-authoritarians paid Bruce Levine Counterpunch Sept 19th, 2018 Bernie Sanders, in his thirties, wrote and directed the documentary Eugene V. Debs: Trade Unionist, Socialist, Revolutionary (1979), and a picture of Debs hangs on Sanders’s office wall. But the arc of Sanders’s political career has moved in the opposite direction from … Continue reading Bernie Sanders is Not a Socialist… so is he a Sheepdog?
During the mid-1960s, there was increasing public skepticism about the Warren Commission findings a lone gunman, Lee Harvey Oswald, was solely responsible for President Kennedy’s assassination, and growing suspicions top-ranking American leaders were involved. So as a means of damage control, the CIA distributed a secret memo to all its field offices requesting they enlist … Continue reading It’s a Conspiracy! …but what if it is?
NYTimes Admits Its "Mountain of Evidence" For Russian Collusion Is Smaller Than A Molehill - Moon of Alabama The New York Times spends 10,000 words in some 199 paragraphs on the alleged 'Russian subversion' of the U.S. election here: The Plot to Subvert an Election - Unraveling the Russia Story So Far "For two years, … Continue reading The Plot to Subvert an Election Narrative
by Jonathan Cook 20 September 2018 In the last piece, I argued power in our societies resides in structure, ideology, and narratives – supporting what we might loosely term our current “neoliberal order” – rather than in individuals. Significantly, our political and media classes, who are of course deeply embedded in this neoliberal structure, are … Continue reading The Neoliberal Order is Dying. Time to Wake Up
I Searched Hard for Two Years by John Walsh September 20, 2018 Bob Woodward’s book Fear has been a sensation in many respects. But one aspect has been barely mentioned. After two years of exhaustive research for his book, Woodward says he found no evidence of collusion between Putin’s government and Donald Trump’s campaign in 2016. … Continue reading Bob Woodward: No Evidence of Trump-Russia Collusion
Hold the Front Page by John Pilger Media Lens Sept 20, 2018 The death of Robert Parry earlier this year felt like a farewell to the age of the reporter. Parry was "a trailblazer for independent journalism," wrote Seymour Hersh, with whom he shared much in common. Hersh revealed the My Lai massacre in Vietnam … Continue reading The Reporters are Missing