AMERIKA: ‘Beyond Left & Right’, The Era of the New Populism

Source – strategic-culture.org – “…The betrayals of the Democrat Party against its own working class base would lead towards an uprising, finally coalescing around a National Labor Movement, christened through blood and sacrifice. This would ultimately team-up with Trump’s small business and working class base, making every conservative-libertarian’s worst horse-shoe theory nightmare a living reality”…

AMERIKA: COVID-19 Is Not Even Close To America’s Biggest Problem – By Bryce Buchanan

Source – americanthinker.com – “…Governments that have tried this approach have ended up with money that looks like this 50-trillion-dollar bill from Zimbabwe. It’s real paper money. But this $50 trillion wouldn’t buy much. In Venezuela, the inflation rate is around 53 million percent. That means everything costs more every day. And with socialist destruction…

AMERIKA: ‘Punch & Judy’, The One-Choice Election – By Chris Hedges

Source – truthdig.com – “…There are no substantial political differences between the Democrats and Republicans. We have only the illusion of participatory democracy. The Democrats and their liberal apologists adopt tolerant positions on issues regarding race, religion, immigration, women’s rights and sexual identity and pretend this is politics. The right wing uses those on the…

AMERIKA: ‘Class’, The Little Word the Elites Want You to Forget – By Chris Hedges

Source – truthdig.com – “…We now live in an oligarchic state. The oligarchs control politics, the economy, culture, education and the press. Donald Trump may be a narcissist and a con artist, but he savages the oligarchic elite in his long-winded speeches to the delight of his crowds. He, like Bernie Sanders, speaks about the…

CORPRO-FASCISM: The Real Global Threat to 21st Century Freedom Is Authoritarian Capitalism Not Democratic Socialism – By Peter Bloom

Source – commondreams.org – “…This speaks to the broader rise of the 21st century authoritarian capitalism. It reveals the willingness and enhanced ability for governments and corporations to work together to defend the “free market” against social unrest and demands for greater equality and justice” The Real Global Threat to 21st Century Freedom Is Authoritarian…

CONTROLLED DEMOLITION: ‘America’s Despair’, Americans Are Dying for Change…

Source – journal-neo.org – “…According to the January report published by the National Center for Homeless Education funded by the US Department of Education, over 1.5 million schoolchildren experienced homelessness in the 2017-2018 school year….the American Institutes for Research…recorded that 2.5 million children had experienced homelessness in the year 2013..with one in thirty American children…

AMERIKA: ‘The Looming Financial Nightmare’, So Much for Living the American Dream – By John W. Whitehead

Source – rutherford.org – “…We’re being robbed blind so the governmental elite can get richer. This is nothing less than financial tyranny. “We the people” have become the new, permanent underclass in America. It’s tempting to say that there’s little we can do about it, except that’s not quite accurate….it will require that “we the…

BIG BROTHER: ‘Parentectomy’, The State-Driven Campaign to Remove Parents’ Rights

Source – greenmedinfo.com – “…Legislators contend that such measures are needed to protect public health, and that sentiment is echoed in media reports nationwide. An opinion piece published in the Chicago Sun Times pushed for changing the state law to allow 12 year olds to override their parents to get vaccinated. In it, the author…

AMERIKA: ‘Post-Imperial Dark Age’, The Suicidal Empire – By Dmitry Orlov

Source – cluborlov.blogspot.com – “..Lest you think that the US isn’t an empire—a collapsing one—consider the following. The US defense budget is larger than that of the next ten countries combined, yet the US can’t prevail even in militarily puny Afghanistan. (That’s because much of its defense budget is trivially stolen.)…It controls and manipulates governments…

AMERIKA: ‘Pay-To-Play’, Bloomberg Buys In – By Anna L. Stark

Source – americanthinker.com – “…Remember when Republicans were castigated as the party of the rich? For decades, Democrats have labeled Republicans as out of touch with middle-class Americans, enriching themselves at the expense of the working people and giving tax breaks to the obscenely rich…the Democrats have completely reversed themselves by encouraging one of the…

CONTROLLED DEMOLITION: ‘Financial Feudalism’, The New American Dream – By Mike Krieger

Source – libertyblitzkrieg.com – “…You have multitudes taking on debt defensively just to keep going and avoid falling further down the socioeconomic scale. Debt doesn’t empower such people, rather, it turns them into modern day indentured servants endlessly stuck on a hamster wheel with little to no hope of getting off. This is not an…

AMERIKA: ‘Bourgeois Democracy’, The Sanders ‘Insurgency’ & the Specter of Star-Spangled Fascism

Source – geopolitics.co – “…Given the death of liberalism in mainstream U.S. politics, why would the owners of capital and their bought politicians (the 2016 elections cost $6.6 billion) want to change to brand “fascism”? Brand “bourgeois democracy” has been so terrifically successful in sheep-dogging the people into accepting elite rule and believing they are…

WITCH HUNT: Are You Now, Or Have You Ever Been, A Believer In Biological Sex? – By Bruce Lesnick

Source – off-guardian.org – “…No democratic-minded person questions the right of everyone, including transgender individuals, to their own beliefs, behaviors and lifestyle preferences, free from bigotry or discrimination. But extreme transgender ideology goes a step further. It demands not only support for the civil rights of trans people but insists that everyone must also embrace…

MIND GAMES: ‘Neo-Puritanism’, How Privilege And Woke Politics Are Destroying The Left – By Julian Vigo

Source – counterpunch.org – “…The bad news is that the wokerati are everywhere on the left—from environmentalists to feminists to anti-racist activists—and they are reminding us every second of the day that someone, somewhere is wrong and should be stopped, fired, kicked out of a group and worse. It’s almost as if the wokerati are…

AMERIKA: Democrats Seek to Suppress Sanders Victory in Iowa – By Patrick Martin

Source – wsws.org – “…There are further signs of the deep political crisis wracking the Democratic Party. Campaigning in New Hampshire, former Vice President Biden took up the anti-socialist cudgel wielded by Trump in his State of the Union address. “If Senator Sanders is the nominee for the party…every Democrat will have to carry the…

AMERIKA: ‘From Safety Net to Dragnet’, On Turning Poverty into an American Crime – By Barbara Ehrenreich

Source – ehrenreich.blogs.com – “…Media attention has focused, understandably enough, on the “nouveau poor” — formerly middle and even upper-middle class people who lost their jobs, their homes, and/or their investments in the financial crisis of 2008 and the economic downturn that followed it, but the brunt of the recession has been borne by the…

AMERIKA: There Have Been Two Completely Different Americas in U.S. History – By Jacob Hornberger

Source – fff.org – “…Today, income taxation and the IRS are a core feature of American life. The government essentially owns everyone’s income and decides how much people will be permitted to keep, much as a parent permits his children to have an allowance” There Have Been Two Completely Different Americas in U.S. History –…

AMERIKA: ‘Falling Through The Cracks’, America’s Poverty Crisis Hits Home – By Adam Taggart

Source – peakprosperity.com – “…We’re in the 11th year of the longest economic expansion in US history. The markets are at record highs. The official reported unemployment rate is at a record low. When the next recession hits it will be like pouring jet fuel on this fire.Homelessness in California has doubled in just the…

MIND GAMES: ‘Left, Right, Left Right’, The Leftist Cult Vs. The Trump Cult, Similarities & Differences – By Brandon Smith

Source – alt-market.com – “…The false Left/Right paradigm has been so useful to the establishment for so long. Anytime the public starts to wake up to the web of control, all the elites have to do is push one or both sides of the political spectrum towards extremism and let the people rage at each…

WITH CRIMINAL INTENT: ‘The Wanta Files’, How China Went High Speed Rail, Which Thieves Deny Americans – By Gordon Duff (Archive)

Source – veteranstoday.com – “…The money is real, much of it has been diverted and stolen for years, leading to a battle that began with George H.W. Bush ordered the kidnapping and rendition of Ambassador Wanta and years of torture and imprisonment” The Wanta Files: How China Went High Speed Rail, Which Thieves Deny Americans…

EUGENICS: ‘SNAP’, Western Capitalism & “Useless Eaters” – By Caleb Maupin

Source – journal-neo.org – “…Western capitalism has entered a stage where it views the population not as an asset, but as a burden. Instead of seeing each citizen as capable of creating a contribution to society, and making the country better, the population is viewed as a problematic horde that must be carefully managed and…

AMERIKA: How America Broke Up With The Democratic Party – By Thom Hartmann

Source – thomhartmann.com – “…The year Reagan was sworn into office, the United States was the largest importer of raw materials in the world, and the world’s largest exporter of finished, manufactured goods. We brought in ores for manufacturing, and shipped out everything from TVs and computers to cars and clothing. Today, things are totally…

AMERIKA: Why Is The System Rigged? – By Bruce Yandle

Source – aier.org – “…Oddly enough, Senator Warren and other capitalism critics seldom ask how the system got rigged and what might be done to undo the rigging. But of course, the rigging is done in Washington, sometimes when special interest groups—including corporations—lobby congress for favorable treatment. And how might that be undone? By trimming…

AMERIKA: The Great American Shakedown – By Chris Hedges

Source – truthdig.com – “…The problem is not messaging. The problem is the messenger. The mortal wounds inflicted on our democratic institutions are bipartisan. The traditional Republican elites are as hated as the Democratic elites. Trump is vile, imbecilic, corrupt and incompetent. But for a largely white working class cast aside by austerity and neoliberalism,…