Monthly Archives: June 2013

Snowden, Surveillance And The Secret State

A great article on how the state is always trying to pacify you with trinkets, muzzle you and if it can’t do that, demonize you and imprison you. Obama leads the way… Snowden, Surveillance And The Secret State IN ALERTS 2013  http://www.medialens.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=737:snowden-surveillance-and-the-secret-state&catid=51:alerts-2013&Itemid=202 … Continue reading

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THE NEW PROPAGANDA IS LIBERAL. THE NEW SLAVERY IS DIGITAL

From one of the only journalists who actually matters in the world today: The new propaganda is liberal. The new slavery is digital. 14 March 2013 http://johnpilger.com/articles/the-new-propaganda-is-liberal-the-new-slavery-is-digital What is modern propaganda? For many, it is the lies of a totalitarian state. … Continue reading

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Your world and a scary one

“The emergence of what I have described as the oligarchic corporate state is a relatively new form, as too are corporate orders powerful enough to work independently of state regulation and controls. The nation-state may be in decline but it … Continue reading

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Things to do, if you haven’t already

In no particular order stop driving cars stop having babies (cuts down on mini-vans) stop being homophobic Stop eating any kind of animal flesh stop watching Oprah Winfrey (your brain will atrophy) stop listening to pop music and any Celine … Continue reading

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Reinventing Progressive Politics

A new post from Murray Dobbin   Reinventing Progressive Politics Posted: 18 Jun 2013 11:45 AM PDT We are so accustomed to the connection between political parties and democracy that to question the relationship between the two might seem absurd. … Continue reading

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The Making of a Global Security State The Five Uncontrollable Urges of a Secrecy-Surveillance World

Tomgram: Engelhardt, You Are Our Secret Posted by Tom Engelhardt at 4:29pm, June 16, 2013. https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/?shva=1#inbox/13f4f02f38c6e7a2 The Making of a Global Security State The Five Uncontrollable Urges of a Secrecy-Surveillance World By Tom Engelhardt As happens with so much news these days, the Edward Snowden revelations about National … Continue reading

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Social counterrevolution in Detroit

Social counterrevolution in Detroit 17 June 2013 http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2013/06/17/pers-j17.html Detroit Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr announced a plan Friday to wipe out the pensions and health benefits of all current and retired city workers, condemning nearly 20,000 retirees and their families to poverty … Continue reading

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