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Pubcrawl Madrid: Mexico’s Sugar Skull Artists
Buen articulo! Esas calaveras son maravillosas, mi pregunta es si alguien sabe como subir la pagina web a Znetcompleta para…
Michael: Beware of Anti-Trump Republicans Who Endorse Joe Biden
William Rivers Pitt is undoubtedly correct. Biden in the White House is a "republican" in the White House. Make no…
owlishdog: Adjudicating the Chomsky-Greenwald Dispute on Lesser-Evil Voting
This is the same policy that has got us to where we are now. Nothing will change if we keep…
owlishdog: The Biden Problem
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owlishdog: The Biden Problem
The priority now seems to be just to get rid of Trump, but it shouldn't be at ANY cost. A…
owlishdog: In the U.S., the Second Wave Is Already Here
It isn't a second wave in the US. It's still the first wave, inadequately dealt with, just spreading to different…
Dave Markland: “Trump Is the Worst Criminal in History, Undeniably”
I think the transcript makes a couple of small errors, which unfortunately change the meaning of what Chomsky said. The…
Michael: Police states, pandemic, and the end of the university
This is one of the best and most comprehensive responses I have seen about today's education and its universal as…
Michael: “Trump Is the Worst Criminal in History, Undeniably”
What in the world can be added to what Noam says? "...again, the worst criminal in human history, so his…
Peter Straus: Juneteenth 29-Port Shutdown, an Historic Success
Yay! Beautiful! Brighter future!
Michael: US drinks beer, produces cars, military tech at expense of Mexican lives
US brutal capitalism. Cruel actions and attitudes. After 172 years, the US is still attacking, destroying, and taking from Mexico.…
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Michael: Supreme Court DACA Decision
The Trump presidency has brought many things into question, one of the most important is executive orders. It is clear…
Michael: Indian Muslims facing ‘genocidal climate’ amid pandemic
"He is cunning, but unintelligent. That is a dangerous combination." This sentence of Arundhati sounds so familiar to a person…
Anarcissie: “White Shield”
Getting old White guys in front is not new. Back in the day, I used to put on my good…
Michael: A Racist Culture
This is one of the best international analyses that I have seen of the reality, nature, and peril of racism.…
Mark Evans: Policing Is Irrelevant for Public Safety
I'm not sure I follow your argument, Justin. I also think that this is a very important issue that the…
maryellen: Policing Is Irrelevant for Public Safety
Here's the original link: https://www.newsclick.in/policing-irrelevant-public-safety-here-some-alternatives-proven-work
Joel Isaacs: Gearing Up or Dying Down
Thank you all for the creative action of forming an activist collective. And for invoking the power of the past…
Michael: Moldy Bread Is Not Enough
Great insight and ideas. Is it anywhere near possible for a country and culture like that of the US to…
David Green: Boogaloo Movement Is Trying to Hijack Anti-Racist Protests for a Race War
It's an indication of how clueless ZNet is in this moment that an article by Mehdi Hassan, quoting the ridiculous…
Michael: How Che Guevara Taught Cuba to Confront COVID-19
One should also read the book by Helen Yaffe, "We Are Cuba." This book is excellent. Yaffe is a professor…
Joel Isaacs: Make It Last; Make It Grow!
Right on! Power to the people! A brilliant and timely article. Thank you, Michael. And let’s also start thinking of…
Michael: “Light ‘Em Up”
I served in the military, but it must be said that as an officer I resigned from the Army. I…
owlishdog: A Trump Second Term: Tyranny by Another Name
I've been on here saying several times that voting Democrat is a waste of time if you want to help…
owlishdog: Why does Far Right get a pass by American law enforcement?
*I'm not knocking gun ownership." Well, there's the American problem right there. That's supposed to be a progressive voice.
owlishdog: Forward Momentum: Democracy isn’t a distraction
As it looks like the right-wing of the Labour Party might be undertaking a quiet purge of the left, something…
owlishdog: How Pro-Trump Millionaires Robbed Small Businesses of Coronavirus Aid
And if an unemployed person gets an extra $20 these people go insane.
Michael: A Trump Second Term: Tyranny by Another Name
Dr. Van Gosse paints a dark picture. He does not seem to be exaggerating. What he is describing is in…
Mary-Lee Lutz: Why Israel Fears the Nakba
I fear Israel will do to the Palestinians exactly what the U.S. has done to its American Indians. America's shared…
Kread: 2020 Green Election Strategy
Again, not sure how any progressive could vote for Biden under any circumbstances. He personifies everything progressives are against. This…
Dave Markland: Planet of the Humans Backlash
It is instructive to see this contrarian view on the Planet of the Humans documentary, which takes exception to the…
Dave Markland: Remembering Henri Falcon’s May 2018 Presidential campaign in Venezuela
Thank you for this. Excellent work, Joe. I think this tale would make an excellent (though unbelievable) screenplay.
Michael: The “Coup” Attempt in Venezuela Seems Ridiculous
!. NYTimes article today (5-16-20) details how Raytheon, as one example, makes bombs and profits and kills multitudes in Yemen,…
Michael: Corruption and the Pandemic Bailout
Mr. Baker writes, "The “we’re all in this together” spirit that might make a sprawling free-flowing bailout seem reasonable does…
John reynolds: Trump is culpable in deaths of Americans, says Noam Chomsky
To quote an American white supremist holed up in Russia somewhere "Trump is a false prophet." That about sums it…
Martin Ray: Not So Strange Hate
Dear Sir, I started to read Znet acouple of years before you stopped writing. And yes, I noticed your absence.…
serghiey: Skepticism Is Healthy, but Planet of the Humans Is Toxic
Let me thank you for your comment, I like it. I share this under another post, it might be appropriate…
Michael: The Empire Has No Clothes
Belle Chesler is saying it so well. As I read and then shared her essay with my wife, also a…
Michael: Our Task is to Disable the Engine
Arundhati is right again! The whole essay is excellent, this paragraph is key: "It is a mystery to me how…
Marco: How did Michael Moore become a hero to climate deniers and the far right?
Let's not forget that Monbiot supported the Iraq War and that he writes for a paper that contributed in the…
Kread: How did Michael Moore become a hero to climate deniers and the far right?
Was I watching the same movie? I saw a devout environmentalist, with the same goals, worried about the corporate takeover…
David Dobereiner: How did Michael Moore become a hero to climate deniers and the far right?
Bad news about Michael Moore going over to the enemy but I agree with him about one point The human…
george patterson: COVID-19 Has Exposed the US Under Trump as a “Failed State”
As usual, in this interview, Noam Chomsky has explained in the most vivid, compelling and poetically way, how trump, the…
Joel Isaacs: The Man Who Saw Trump Coming A Century Ago
I agree with Michael. In thinking now of how to use Veblen's invaluable perspective, perhaps we need to emphasize the…
owlishdog: Screen New Deal
It's going to come or at least they're going to try to make it come. The profits to be made…
John reynolds: US nursing home catastrophe
Who runs these for-profit low end nursing homes and who are their investors?
Michael: Cuomo Adds Another Billionaire to “Reimagine” Public Education
One more brief comment by Camus: “In a world whose absurdity appears to be so impenetrable, we simply must reach…
Robert Graf: Cuomo Adds Another Billionaire to “Reimagine” Public Education
Americans have this delusional belief that possessing great wealth somehow confers expertise. Billionaires get away with proclaiming themselves experts in…
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