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Cornel West Drops Truth (On Deaf Ears)

This is a quick rant about the incredibly annoying habit the people of the U.S. have of settling for something unworthy of consideration. What’s so annoying is that we do it for important things yet fight and argue incessantly over insignificant details in life. Settling for a different type of soup with dinner or a […]

ANCESTORZ ROLL CALL! What Did They Think? (poem by Jalil Muntaqim)

Originally posted on Moorbey'z Blog:
? What did they think? Tamir Rice, Sandra Bland, Akai Gurley, Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, life precious blood spelled in the mud FREEDOM … When will it come? What did they think? Eric Garner, Oscar Grant, Sean Bell, Amadou Diallo whose life breath echoed the dreams deferred from Afrikan…

10 Countries Have Now Officially Warned Their Citizens About the Potential Dangers of Traveling to the US — Talesfromthelou

There you go, people. The seeds of the destruction of The Empire of the United States of Corporations have been planted deep in the soil of ignorance, fear, hatred and apathy. Now, we finally see what might be the beginning of the eventual end. It will happen, of course, of that there is no doubt. […]

The Room

There is a room that many people live in. It has windows that aren’t actually windows. They look like windows, but this is an illusion. They are more like opaque glass with inviting delusions painted upon them. The delusions are varied. Some are of beautiful, sunny days with colorful birds and butterflies, fancy clothes, plentiful […]

Nixon’s Guaranteed Basic Income Proposal

This is amazing. I’m actually ashamed of never having read this before despite the fact that I read quite often about history and politics. It’s additional proof of how powerful, and how dangerous, censorship is in the U.S. Richard Nixon was a war-mongering conservative who put corporate interests ahead of the interests of the people […]

Shame – Fourth Nation Issues Travel Warnings to America

Originally posted on The Fifth Column:
POLITICUS USA *The following is an opinion column by R Muse *For some people, the concept of shame escapes them when it comes to their native country despite national actions that should embarrass them mercilessly. Americans, typically, are so full of hubris when it comes to anything related to…

Escape From Arizona

I posted a short rant a couple months ago about a quadriplegic woman I know who tried moving to “sunny Arizona” to avoid the brutal winters of NYC. I told of how the hearts of the people controlling Arizona are colder and more brutal than any winter storm in N.Y. She endured a lack of empathy […]