Monthly Archives: November 2016

This Too Shall Pass

Originally posted on roasty:
Propaganda is subtle – at least effective propaganda is. The more hamfisted it is, the more skeptical even the most earnest of readers become. In his usual clear-eyed style Arthur Silber lays that out in his…

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In Search of the Axe for the Frozen Sea Within Us

Arthur Silber: I think we ought to read only the kind of books that wound or stab us. If the book we’re reading doesn’t wake us up with a blow to the head, what are we reading for? So that … Continue reading

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Open Letter to American Liberals

Originally posted on OffGuardian:
by Thomas S. Harrington, via Common Dreams I would love to share, my liberal friend, in your sense of incredulity about the election of Donald Trump to the presidency of United States. I would love to…

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Nope, not “America by Trump.” Just America, Idiot.

First they came for the liberals, and because I was not a liberal, I pointed and said, “They’re  in there…” Do these assholes (below) know he’s not president yet? See, this is what people wanting a demand to go with “Not … Continue reading

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Smearing for Soros

Question: What do you call a Palestinian radical that thinks George Soros’ involvement in US left politics is germane to a discussion of movement objectives? Well if you’re notorious Twitter nuisance, shameless liar and justifiably failed citizen journo Taryn Fivek,  you call them … Continue reading

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