Oh, those poor persecuted billionaires! Just because 95% of the economic recovery went to the top 1%, and 85 people control as much global wealth as the poorest 3.5 billion, their feelings are hurt when the rest of us complain.
Tracy Brownlee sits down with two disabled veterans and gets their take on the current state of US politics, their feelings about the Obama Presidency, and their reactions to the current incarnation of the GOP.
Here's a plan to deafeat Romney-Ryan and their big money backers, foster quantitative easing, and promote job creation. Using the guerilla warfare techniques outlined in Ho Chi Min's The Way of the Guerilla Warrior. Author Wayne James argues Progressives can wreak havoc on the Romney-Ryan campaign of lies, distortions, misinformation, and big money with a corresponding Progresssive campaign of misinformation and misdirection.
This historical portrait deconstructs the underlying causes and costs of the failed War on Drugs (WOD) as well as the factors motivating it. He elucidates the high cost of the Cold War, the Military Industrial Complex, and the cost of the mass incarceration and the Prison Industrial Complex created by the War on Drugs--now morphed into the New Jim Crow.
Historical income share data and the lessons of the Great Depression demonstrate cutting taxes on the top one percent and the inequality this creates leads not to job creation but to economic disaster and discontent.
“And I saw a beast rising up out of the sea, having seven heads and ten horns, and on his horns ten crowns, and on his heads a blasphemous name.” Revelation 13:1-3.
And the beast called itself GOP and written upon its seven heads are: Avarice, Cowardice, Entitlement, Homophobia, Ignorance, Misogyny, and Racism. And the meek shall cry out in agony. And the beast shall be slain by the Lamb, in their name. And the beast's name shall be erased from the minds of men forever.