Monthly Archives: May 2017

“Don’t Fall for the Washington War Hawks’ Iranophobia” & “We Thought Diplomacy Couldn’t End the War in the Pacific. We Dropped the Bomb before We Found Out for Sure”


Links to Recent Articles of Interest   “Don’t Fall for the Washington War Hawks’ Iranophobia” By Danny Sjursen, The Nation, posted May 30 The author is a U.S. Army strategist and formerly taught history at West Point.   “We Need … Continue reading

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In a Nutshell, what are the 20 ways to avoid fascism and stop it in its tracks?


1. Do not obey in advance.  2. Defend an institution.  3. Recall professional ethics.  4. When listening to politicians, distinguish certain words. Look out for the expansive use of “terrorism” and “extremism.”  5. Be calm when the unthinkable arrives.  6. … Continue reading

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What are the 20 Steps to Avoid more Authoritarian Rule in the USA?


“Be a patriot. The incoming president is not. Set a good example of what America means for the generations to come. They will need it.” (Darron Birgenheier/ Flickr) WEB ONLY / FEATURES » NOVEMBER 21, 2016 20 Lessons from the … Continue reading

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Follow these Rules to fight terrorism and fascism daily–set an example for others


On Tyranny: Yale Historian Timothy Snyder on How the U.S. Can Avoid Sliding into Authoritarianism STORYMAY 30, 2017Watch Full Show This is viewer supported news. Please do your part today. DONATE TOPICS Donald Trump Media Analysis Author Interviews Books GUESTS … Continue reading

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More on American Paramilitarism


Minnesota: Police Officer Jeronimo Yanez on Trial for Killing Philando Castile MAY 30, 2017 In Minnesota, St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez is going on trial this week on charges of manslaughter for killing African American Philando Castile during a … Continue reading

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Texas: Hundreds Flood Texas House to Protest Anti-Immigrant Law SB 4


MAY 30, 2017 In Texas, hundreds of protesters flooded the gallery in the Texas House on Monday to protest the anti-immigrant law known as SB 4. The law bans sanctuary cities and allows police officers to check the immigration status … Continue reading

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NYC: Linda Sarsour Faces Death Threats Ahead of Her CUNY Commencement Speech


MAY 30, 2017 Meanwhile, here in New York City, leading Palestinian-American organizer Linda Sarsour is facing a barrage of death threats ahead of her scheduled commencement speech at the City University of New York School of Public Health this Thursday. … Continue reading

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Did Trump Campaign Rhetoric Empower the White Extremist Who Killed Two Bystanders on Portland Train? Yep.


Did Trump Campaign Rhetoric Empower the White Extremist Who Killed Two Bystanders on Portland Train? STORYMAY 30, 2017 Watch Full Show   This is viewer supported news. Please do your part today. DONATE TOPICS Donald Trump Racism Race in America … Continue reading

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Noam Chomsky: With Trump Election, We Are Now Facing Threats to the Survival of the Human Species


STORYJANUARY 02, 2017 Watch Full Show This is viewer supported news. Please do your part today. DONATE TOPICS Donald Trump Climate Change Nuclear Weapons GUESTS Noam Chomsky world-renowned political dissident, linguist and author. He is institute professor emeritus at Massachusetts … Continue reading

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Noam chomsky, I wanted to ask you about this comment that you made that the Republican Party, you said, is the most dangerous organization in world history. Can you explain?


Noam Chomsky in Conversation with Amy Goodman on Climate Change, Nukes, Syria, WikiLeaks & More STORYMAY 29, 2017 Watch Full Show   This is viewer supported news. Please do your part today. DONATE TOPICS Donald Trump Climate Change Nuclear Weapons … Continue reading

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