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Richard Bluhm: Why Not?
One can confidently predict with 100% accuracy that the corporate candidate will win in 2016. THE CORPORATE CANDIDATE WILL …
Rick Langtree: Executing Justice: WikiLeaks Unmasks Saudi Arabia
Not saying anything at all against Mr. Assange, but when it comes to the Saudi Sunni royal dictatorship, who needs …
Antonio Carty: Greece: Vote #OXI — Alexis Tsipras’ speech at the final rally before ‘Greferendum’
OXI !! I think Austerity is a good thing for the rich profits of corporations to pay because they have it. …
insurgent demos: Greece: Vote #OXI — Alexis Tsipras’ speech at the final rally before ‘Greferendum’
Updated version with active links: Greece’s 4th July 2015, Declaration of Independence from TROIKA Control As my graduate philosophy professor …
insurgent demos: Greece: Vote #OXI — Alexis Tsipras’ speech at the final rally before ‘Greferendum’
"OXI!" and Enlightened Dissent: Greece’s 4th July 2015, Declaration of Independence from TROIKA Control As my graduate philosophy professor once said, …
Thom Burlington: Greece: Vote #OXI — Alexis Tsipras’ speech at the final rally before ‘Greferendum’
No is the Powerful Word - when used correctly - to stop abuse; to stop destruction; to stop austerity and …
Joe Marcin: Why Not?
If not Bernie, Who? Should we not vote? Percent of participants keeps dropping, the repubs are doing everything in …
mike sheck: How Race Is Conjured
From the misegenation laws of the 1600's, to todays "hate crime" laws, the contrivance known as "race" has been the …
Richard Bluhm: Why Not?
Bernie know very well why not. It's because the Business Roundtable, the Chamber of Commerce, the Council of Foreign …
Vicki Nikolaidis: No more ‘Yes to all’: time for a proud and dignified ‘NO!’
Different people perceive the situation differently. You are not reading my mind at all. ;) I've only left Greece once …
Joe Emersberger: No more ‘Yes to all’: time for a proud and dignified ‘NO!’
Oh I see what you are doing. You are evading the fact that the Troika has run Greece since 2010, …
Vicki Nikolaidis: No more ‘Yes to all’: time for a proud and dignified ‘NO!’
No, unfortunately you are not understanding the question. You might be right about what the leadership of Syriza wants and …
Colin Stuart: History is not the past
I usually find Bill Fletcher's thoughts perceptive and well researched. I agree that the parallels are striking between the …
Joe Emersberger: Are European authorities trying to force regime change in Greece?
"That’s pretty ridiculous to make a broad statement like the European authorities will not allow the Greek economy to recover …
Peter Warner: Why Not?
Bernie Sanders: Your entire essay is framed within the massively destructive paradigm of capitalism. Until you renounce the fundamental cause …
Joe Emersberger: No more ‘Yes to all’: time for a proud and dignified ‘NO!’
"I’m not asking you about the “Troika” I’m asking for you personal opinion on what tangible good Syriza has done …
fledrmaus: Are European authorities trying to force regime change in Greece?
Would you elaborate on "opportunities missed" by syriza and lives they ruined in half a year? And how this stands …
Vicki Nikolaidis: Are European authorities trying to force regime change in Greece?
The banks aren't really closed we are withdrawing money from accounts and sending money abroad to family. The problem is …
mike sheck: Reading Claudia Rankine On Race
You do understand that by perpetuating the contrivance called "race", you are feeding the fire which you wish to extinguish?
mike sheck: History is not the past
There is nothing "shocking" about any of this. The history of the human race is an endless cycle of …
Vicki Nikolaidis: In Crete, A Naval Protest To Stop The Chemicals Of War
The biggest risk is using a ship to haul the stuff around. No one would agree to allow the act …
Vicki Nikolaidis: No more ‘Yes to all’: time for a proud and dignified ‘NO!’
P.s. now the banks do not have enough assets to meet the "debt" are we observing a ploy by Syriza …
Vicki Nikolaidis: A pressing question for Ireland before Monday’s meeting on Greece
Bill, the Eurogroup did agree to most of the points of the agreement presented by the Greek PM to the …
Vicki Nikolaidis: As it happened – Yanis Varoufakis’ intervention during the 27th June 2015 Eurogroup Meeting
. . . But the Eurogroup did agree to almost every single one of the requests from the Greek side …
Vicki Nikolaidis: The SYRIZA Moment: A Skeptical Argument
Really a tragedy to see probably the most intelligent diplomat and negotiator in non-Russian Europe and the USA consistently insulted …
Vicki Nikolaidis: Syriza’s Final Charade
Vote Yes I have also been a Syriza skeptic from the very start and it has been frustrating to see …
Vicki Nikolaidis: Bernie Sanders and the rebirth of socialism in the USA?
very interesting article I agree with mike about engaging the right even though the challenge is a great one, not …
Vicki Nikolaidis: No more ‘Yes to all’: time for a proud and dignified ‘NO!’
The banks holding onto to money is not a secret it is obvious as they grow bigger and more beautiful …
Vicki Nikolaidis: Will Syriza’s last desperate gamble pay off?
Syriza calls itself far left, but what actions as the leading party in the parliament have shown that description as …
Vicki Nikolaidis: How I would vote in the Greek referendum
The problem with the referendum is that it is manipulative. The language does not offer us decent choices. Also there …
Vicki Nikolaidis: Dumping the South?
What a great article. The need for reconciliation after the Civil War is still with us. Your analysis and suggested …
Vicki Nikolaidis: History is not the past
This is a book I must read. Thank you !
Vicki Nikolaidis: No more ‘Yes to all’: time for a proud and dignified ‘NO!’
I'm not asking you about the "Troika" I'm asking for you personal opinion on what tangible good Syriza has done …
Joe Emersberger: No more ‘Yes to all’: time for a proud and dignified ‘NO!’
check this out https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CI41RXeWUAAzGFu.jpg
Joe Emersberger: No more ‘Yes to all’: time for a proud and dignified ‘NO!’
The Troika has put "food on the table" over the past years of their rule over Greece?
Joe Emersberger: No more ‘Yes to all’: time for a proud and dignified ‘NO!’
The Troika could not care less what is "good for Greece" as the last 5 years of their rule over …
Michael: History is not the past
Ms. Dunbar-Ortiz is a remarkable thinker and writer. She writes with an honesty and insight that is very powerful, …
mike sheck: Bernie Sanders and the rebirth of socialism in the USA?
The collectivist thinkers of the U.S. should actively engage the political right. Why? Because the concept of public …
Antonio Carty: Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ message
Europe and her People is at a crossroads. The Greek Government & People are making a stand for the wit & …
Vicki Nikolaidis: No more ‘Yes to all’: time for a proud and dignified ‘NO!’
You should not tell lies, honesty is always the best policy and to the rest of your message - you …
George Nikolic: No more ‘Yes to all’: time for a proud and dignified ‘NO!’
I love Greece - das Land der Griechen mit der Seele suchend - but it has long ago become a …
Michael: Reading Claudia Rankine On Race
I have said once in a while that "I was born a white man, grew up a white man, and …
Vicki Nikolaidis: No more ‘Yes to all’: time for a proud and dignified ‘NO!’
. . . feelings of dignity etc are great but what has been done to put food on the table …
Vicki Nikolaidis: No more ‘Yes to all’: time for a proud and dignified ‘NO!’
Here I am in Greece and I cannot disagree with you more Joe E I admit that I don't have your …
Joe Emersberger: No more ‘Yes to all’: time for a proud and dignified ‘NO!’
"Please enlighten me as to how the quality of Greek lives have been improved with Syriza at the realm." Syriza is …
Vicki Nikolaidis: No more ‘Yes to all’: time for a proud and dignified ‘NO!’
Unbelievable blaming the socialist Yiorgos Papandreou & always linked to his father and grandfather although his policies are 180 …
Carl Davidson: Bernie and the Search for New Politics
Honest dialogue is quite possible with the self-identified Dem voters among the working class and the oppressed communities, and even …
Vicki Nikolaidis: Tsipras slams EU’s ‘blackmail’ and its attempt to ‘hinder democratic processes’
Published on May 29, 2015 Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Democracy At Work joins Thom Hartmann. The Coming Economic Crash...And What We …
Vicki Nikolaidis: Tsipras slams EU’s ‘blackmail’ and its attempt to ‘hinder democratic processes’
Hi A. Eutolos, The same type of thing is happening to people are over the world. Firstly let's look …
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