Science Won’t Save the Planet. New Values Will Save the Planet

by Jonathan Cook edited by O Society May 29, 2019 I don’t write much directly about climate collapse, even though by any measure it is by far the most important issue any of us will face in our lifetimes. And I can gauge from my social media accounts that, when I do write about environmental … Continue reading Science Won’t Save the Planet. New Values Will Save the Planet

“Can’t Nobody Tell Me Nothing” on Echochamber Friday

'Old Town Road' collection slammed as cowboy 'cultural appropriation' USA Today May 24, 2019 edited by O Society Welcome to Echochamber Friday. In a continual effort to keep ourselves from becoming frogs in a well, every once in awhile the ground hog mixes metaphors, sticks his head out of the ground, and sees what the other half … Continue reading “Can’t Nobody Tell Me Nothing” on Echochamber Friday

10 Reasons You Should Support Joe Biden for President

1. Nancy Pelosi. Joe Biden is a New Democrat Centrist. If you don't elect a Centrist, Nancy Pelosi says Donald Trump won't accept the election results when Comrade Bernie Brother wins. by Caitlin Johnstone edited by O Society May 5, 2019 Former Vice President Joe Biden  released a video statement telling the American people the … Continue reading 10 Reasons You Should Support Joe Biden for President

Americans Celebrate Needing “Guns, Lots of Guns” as We Kill Each Other, Again

by O Society May 1, 2019 https://youtu.be/d6QwoY6r7rU We give Keanu Reeves $14 million to say I need "Guns, lots of guns." over and over and over. His "John Holmes-length magazine extension" really does it for us, doesn't it? Keanu Reeves' Guns Lots of Guns has our panties so wet, John really dips his wick, don't he? Did … Continue reading Americans Celebrate Needing “Guns, Lots of Guns” as We Kill Each Other, Again

Elmer Gantry and the Global Rise of the Christian Right

If Donald Trump goes to church regularly, he’s kept it a pretty good secret. by John Feeley Foreign Policy in Focus edited by O Society He and his wife have made sure to alert the press on the few times he does attend services, for instance on Christmas and St. Patrick’s Day. Otherwise, the president … Continue reading Elmer Gantry and the Global Rise of the Christian Right

The Day After Mueller

  interview by Naomi Klein and Matt Taibbi Intercepted edited by O Society Mar 31, 2019 audio is here transcript is below IF WILLIAM BARR is not a complete idiot and liar, the Mueller report is a devastating rejection of the Democrats’ major conspiracy theory on Donald Trump and Russia. This week on Intercepted: Naomi Klein … Continue reading The Day After Mueller

Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus

DEAR EDITOR: I am 8 years old. Some of my little friends say there is no Santa Claus. Papa says, ‘If you see it in THE SUN it’s so.’ Please tell me the truth; is there a Santa Claus? VIRGINIA O’HANLON. 115 WEST NINETY-FIFTH STREET. VIRGINIA, your little friends are wrong. They have been affected … Continue reading Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus