Donald Trump’s fascist politics and the language of disappearance

Trump’s language seems buffoonish, but he’s no clown. His rhetoric is meant to destroy thought and democracy by HENRY A. GIROUX Slate  NOVEMBER 18, 2018 Somewhere every culture has an imaginary zone for what it excludes, and it is that zone we must try to remember today. -- Catherine Clement In an age when speed overcomes thought, … Continue reading Donald Trump’s fascist politics and the language of disappearance

The United States Probably Will Put Assange in Chains and Torture Him If It Can

Editor's note: If they can get custody of Julian Assange, the US intelligence agencies - CIA, NSA, FBI - will put him naked in a cage and they will torture him. He may be taken to Guantanamo Bay or a black torture site in a foreign land. Gina Haspel knows the drill. Not only to … Continue reading The United States Probably Will Put Assange in Chains and Torture Him If It Can

Clapper and Brennan Lied on Their Pledges to Protect Whistleblowers: They Should Be Prosecuted

Falsehood shames Clapper, Brennan by John Solomon The Hill Nov 4, 2018 In the summer of 2014, then-Director of National Intelligence James Clapper sent a letter assuring Sens. Charles Grassley (R-Iowa) and Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) that enhanced monitoring of Intelligence Community workers was designed to find leakers and insider threats, and was not intended to … Continue reading Clapper and Brennan Lied on Their Pledges to Protect Whistleblowers: They Should Be Prosecuted

The Koch Big Brothers Are Watching You

Billionaire brothers have built personality profiles of most Americans, and use them to push right-wing propaganda Koch Brothers Are Watching You: And New Documents Reveal Just How Much They Know by Calvin Sloan November 5, 2018 https://youtu.be/Ymsb_4Z3uy0 New documents uncovered by the Center for Media and Democracy show that the billionaire Koch brothers have developed … Continue reading The Koch Big Brothers Are Watching You