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Richard Bluhm: Dealing With Mass Killings in America
Countering violent extremism? How can the fact that our government and society in general exemplify violence in every way, …
mike sheck: Dealing With Mass Killings in America
I did a rather informal study of mass killers in the U.S.. I discovered that religion and mental/emotional disturbances …
epsilon epsilon_x: ‘What exactly is the threat of Iran?’
Sorry some wrong in previouse comment but you know what I meant. One Point more: Mr Chomsky see how this regim …
epsilon epsilon_x: ‘What exactly is the threat of Iran?’
What Mr Chomsky doen't know is the basic definition of Islam. According to Islam-shiie all who aren´t muslin are enemies. …
Jim Nilsson: Israeli leaders lit the match that burned baby Ali Dawabsha
Well written and interesting. +1 from Sweden.
george patterson: Creating the Horror Chambers
We must intensify our efforts in mobilizing a broad-based democratic grassroots movement to liberate the seventy percent of the American …
Francois Tremblay: Actually, It’s Never Okay to Spank
You are an incredibly shitty person. Please never have children.
John Goodr: Imagine there’s no army
A huge military is necessary to control much /most of the world as far as which economic system they …
mike sheck: Actually, It’s Never Okay to Spank
Thank you for your generous offer to replace parents with government agencies. Now please return to the planet from …
Santos: 100,000 People Attended House Parties for Sanders: Reflections from Indiana
Completely agree. I went with my wife and 2 year old to one of these meetings here in Burbank and …
Leticia Cortez: 100,000 People Attended House Parties for Sanders: Reflections from Indiana
This is an excellent article that highlights the scope of the Sanders movement across the country. The overall conclusion that …
Matic Primc: Listen to WSJ’s Bret Stephens Secretly Plot With “Pro-Israel” Evangelical Group Against Iran Deal
It would be terrible to live in such a country. Luckily you dont either. Nor does anyone else.
Ron Marquis: Listen to WSJ’s Bret Stephens Secretly Plot With “Pro-Israel” Evangelical Group Against Iran Deal
You guys only seem to print anti Israel stories. To bad you do not live in a country surrounded by …
saulo colon: A Greece moment
Vijay, PR is not a territory its a colony and this difference is political not just terminology. It has everything …
marcos SM: How Greece could leave the euro
Thank you for taking time to answer, David. You mentioned that their exports would be much more attractive, but Greek industry …
john Mulligan: Organize for Venezuela
I find this article disturbing, If the U.S started imprisoning protesters and opposition leaders, I am sure Michael, you would document …
david marty: European Union: The Treaty of Lisbon
THIS ARTICLE ALSO WAS WRITTEN BY DANIEL MARTY. NOT ME.
david marty: What Catalonia Independence Means And What We Should Learn From It
THIS ARTICLE WAS POSTED MISTAKENLY UNDER MY NAME. I AM NOT THE AUTHOR OF THIS ARTICLE. DANIEL MARTY IS.
david marty: How Greece could leave the euro
@marcos one last comment: once Greece would leave the eurozone, it would not need to resort to ECB nor IMF loans. …
david marty: How Greece could leave the euro
Marcos, Exiting the financial crisis and exiting the EU/eurozone are not two separate topics. They are very much related. Although …
david marty: How Greece could leave the euro
PS: it is however worth mentioning that Greeks would probably never call it "euros" if they were given the choice. …
david marty: How Greece could leave the euro
Hi Rob, In this post I only argued about the legal and technical aspects. And yes, it appears to be …
Kelly Gerling: Remarks by Senator Sanders at the Southern Christian Leadership Conference
The crucial omissions in the platform of Bernie Sanders, demonstrated by this speech, are two, militarism and constitutional conservatism: 1. …
marcos SM: How Greece could leave the euro
The problem is not leaving the euro, or going back to the dracma. That's the easy part the way I …
Tom Johnson: War and Culture: Becoming Politically Conscious
Of Vincent Emanuele's many fine pieces, this is clearly one of the strongest. It is heartfelt, not sentimental. It …
Thom Burlington: The Syriza Dilemma
Rather, "far more difficult than preventing the wolf from entering in the first place"
Thom Burlington: The Syriza Dilemma
The wolf is now in the henhouse, and the wolf understands very well what the hens want to do. …
Steven Que: Greek Tragedy: Creditors’ “Rights” Trump Human Rights
Sorry for the typos...I accidentally posted before proofreading...argh!!!
Steven Que: Greek Tragedy: Creditors’ “Rights” Trump Human Rights
And what about the odious nature of the debt (as determined by the Parliamentary committee? Shouldn't that have given …
Steven Que: How Greece could leave the euro
Thanks, David. This article was quite enlightening.
Thom Burlington: SYRIZA’s Stability Rocked by New Memorandum
at the beginning of this long article, you asked "Then what is that union leader should do? We’re closing the …
Paulo Rodriguez: How Greece could leave the euro
Intriguing article, David. Could it be really THAT "simple"? Any idea what Syriza's leadership thinks about this?
Joel Isaacs: No, It’s Not Your Opinion. You’re Just Wrong
Our opinions are mostly concerned with and based on things that have meaning for us. If we examine the actual …
lawrence houser: Remarks by Senator Sanders at the Southern Christian Leadership Conference
promise promise is all they do we have heard all this b4 a million times with same result …
sukru kurkcuoglu: Turkey’s new “war on terror” mainly targeting Kurds
The airstrikes of the Turkish Air Force have almost no effect on the rebels of PKK, as they hide themselves …
george patterson: ‘We Are Drowning in Material’
We need to confront and counter this type of digital colonialism globally, locally, and regionally in which non-US cultures …
John Goodr: Anarchism?!
In the early 2020s Moores Law dictates that a computer exceeding a 1000 petaflop capacity which is reckoned as human …
James: Revolution?!
I suppose the "we" has to be defined eventually. It implies some sort of left unity. How that is to …
Joseph Val: No, It’s Not Your Opinion. You’re Just Wrong
secession and the civil war are 2 separate events. secession was an act of southern states, followed by: the 'civil' war, which …
Ashok Rajwade: Pope Calls on World Youth to Rise Up Against Global Capitalism
And that is the spirit of Latin America today! It may not go well with the rich and powerful, but …
Steve Tailleur: Sandra Bland Was Murdered
Matt's writing about "No Loitering" and "Drug Free Zones" brought up the memory of Bennie Warrs violent arrest in Rochester …
John Vincent: Sandra Bland Was Murdered
Perhaps it was more than profiling that led to Sandra Bland being targeted by Brian Encina. Since it has …
Barry Wood: Why I’ve Changed My Mind About Grexit
"The modern banking system manufactures money out of nothing. The process is perhaps the most astounding piece of sleight of …
Joe Emersberger: Why I’ve Changed My Mind About Grexit
Very nice to see this. He wrote " I think that Tsipras has made up his mind on this issue and …
john Mulligan: Anarchism?!
If anybody goes back and looks at anarchism and the the issues they were concerned with, that has magically disappeared …
Mark Evans: Its about much more than ‘reclaiming Labour’
Never thought I would say this, but... I am also thinking of joining the Labour Party and voting for JC …
Michael Albert: Anarchism?!
We agree - but here is a dilemma. Many anarchists reject the idea of poilce - not just today's police, …
Michael Albert: Anarchism?!
Saying we need to conduct our technical research and development consistent with our values - ecological and social, and that …
Tom Johnson: Puerto Rico’s New Party of the Working People Fights Austerity
The program outlined here by Rafael Bernabe makes alot of sense in the Puerto Rican context. Strategically, it makes alot sense …
mike sheck: America’s New Brutalism: the Death of Sandra Bland
This issue is far too important to be viewed through the "race goggles". The unholy matrimony of corporate influence …
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