Why the Dust Won’t Settle After Mueller’s Report

The report won’t be “full and thorough” so Democrats will continue to look for political payoff from Russia-gate written by Patrick Lawrence  Consortium News edited by O Society Mar 19, 2019 Last week gave us mounting indications Robert Mueller finished his two-year probe into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 elections and is about to issue … Continue reading Why the Dust Won’t Settle After Mueller’s Report

Bernie Sanders’ Policies are Mainstream, Normal, and Popular No Matter How Often He’s Called a “Socialist”

  Bernie Sanders isn't a radical: Noam Chomsky is exactly right regarding how mainstream Bernie's policies really are The idea that Sanders is an extremist is patently false — it's the Republican movement that's radical by Sean Illing Salon edited by O Society Mar 18, 2019 Lost in the discussions about Bernie Sanders's “socialism” is … Continue reading Bernie Sanders’ Policies are Mainstream, Normal, and Popular No Matter How Often He’s Called a “Socialist”

Joe Biden on the Relaunch Pad: He’s Worse Than You Think

When I went to college, do you know who my freshman English teacher held up as an example of who *not* to be? Actually, he said if Joe Biden was his student, he’d put his foot so far up Joe Biden’s ass, they’d have to expel Joe Biden to get him to come back on … Continue reading Joe Biden on the Relaunch Pad: He’s Worse Than You Think

Pelosi Refuses to Impeach Trump Because ‘He’s Just Not Worth It’

"Trump is a great organizer for Democrats, a great fundraiser for Democrats, and a great mobilizer for Democrats. And I think that’s good for America.” ~ Nancy Pelosi Usually I try really hard not to do this. But this case, just because so many Democrats told me how stupid and crazy I am for saying … Continue reading Pelosi Refuses to Impeach Trump Because ‘He’s Just Not Worth It’

Cornel West on Bernie, Trump, & Racism

Mehdi Hassan interviews Cornel West Deconstructed Edited by O Society Mar 7, 2019 IN 2015, BERNIE SANDERS was an insurgent candidate — an outsider and underdog with little money and very little name recognition. Four years later, he finds himself a frontrunner in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination and one of the most popular … Continue reading Cornel West on Bernie, Trump, & Racism

The entire socialism-capitalism dichotomy is out of date: Andrew Yang Runs for President in 2020

  Meet the 44-year-old who's running for president to stave off unemployment riots https://youtu.be/_x3Hx8i2FhA   by John Gage Washington Examiner Jan 21, 2019 Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang says he knows how to save capitalism: a universal basic income, or UBI, a policy he refers to as a “Freedom Dividend.” Yang, a 44 year-old serial entrepreneur, … Continue reading The entire socialism-capitalism dichotomy is out of date: Andrew Yang Runs for President in 2020

What the Republican Party knows about climate change the Democratic Party does not

What I mean there is the reason there is such widespread denial of the reality of climate change with power brokers in the Republican Party, and certainly within very right-wing, free-market think tanks, is they understand this:If the science is true, then the political or economic projects they hope to advance, which is a radically … Continue reading What the Republican Party knows about climate change the Democratic Party does not