“Only some kind of a shakeup can save us,” says cultural critic and philosopher Slavoj Zizek. Interesting interview in that the interviewer is UNBEARABLE, not letting Zizek get a word in edgewise! … Continue reading Zizek: Electing Trump will ‘shake up’ the system
While Trump has flip-flopped on a variety of issues, Pence has been a reliable stalwart in the cause of Christian jihad — never wavering in his commitment to America-First militarism, the criminalizing … Continue reading Mike Pence Will Be the Most Powerful Christian Supremacist in U.S. History
Today, Google announced that its advertising tools will soon be closed to websites that promote fake news, a policy that could cut off revenue streams for publications that peddle hoaxes on platforms … Continue reading Google will soon ban fake news sites from using its ad network
“Now is the time for new thinking and a fresh start at the DNC,” says the retiring Nevada senator. Maybe they’re listening! Yes! Source: Reid endorses Ellison for DNC chairman – POLITICO Continue reading Reid endorses Ellison for DNC chairman
From Donald Trump’s triumphant slogan to the Brexiteers’ ‘take back control’, political discourse is saturated with powerful images or ‘frames’. Should the left fight fire with fire – or will that make … Continue reading ‘Make America Great Again’ – why are liberals losing the war of soundbites?
Will an anti-voter-fraud program designed by one of Donald Trump’s advisers deny tens of thousands their right to vote in November? The Virginia list was a revelation. In all, 342,556 names were listed … Continue reading The GOP’s Stealth War Against Voters
In a party with little power and no leader, the populists have the only coherent narrative of how Democrats should adapt to the Trumpocalypse. “In the face of these befuddling facts, the … Continue reading Is Bernie Sanders Now the Leader of the Democratic Party?
After Trump’s victory, Clinton fans apologize to Sanders supporters; DNC staffer denounces Donna Brazile Told you so has never been more painful. And the DNC doesn’t even come out to apologize. They … Continue reading Rebellion in the Democratic Party: Keith Ellison eyes top spot as DNC staff berates Donna Brazile
Sources tell Univision that Trump plans to announce a major shift on immigration policy next week. The Republican candidate met Saturday with Hispanic leaders who said he told them he regrets prior … Continue reading Trump now says I have plans to legalize some undocumented immigrants
Fearless, adversarial journalism. Source: 10 Cartoonists React to Trump Winning the Election Continue reading 10 Cartoonists React to Trump Winning the Election
Since the 1980s the elites in rich countries have overplayed their hand, taking all the gains for themselves and just covering their ears when anyone else talks, and now they are watching in horror as voters revolt. Continue reading Democrats, Trump, and the Ongoing, Dangerous Refusal to Learn the Lesson of Brexit
“Right now in every major poll, national poll and statewide poll done in the last month, six weeks, we are defeating Trump often by big numbers, and always at a larger margin … Continue reading Presidential election: Donald Trump would have lost if Bernie Sanders had been the candidate