The Politics of Oppression

Just a Paranoid Weirdo?

This is something I wrote a few months ago that I was unable to post due to not being able to access my blog account. It’s just another rambling thought about something imaginary (invisible?) to most people: I occasionally sign online petitions, though not every one that is sent to me. Hell, there are so […]

Libra: Facebook’s Audacious Bid for Global Monetary Control by Ellen Brown

Competition for the insidious corporate vultures at the Federal Reserve? Bankers are parasitic beings devoid of compassion, but are the people creating this new “banking” system any better? I wouldn’t be surprised if some of the same shareholders of the Fed are also investors in this economic venture by Facebook to grab control over a […]

U.S. Rejectionist Policy Toward Palestinian Participation, Rights

Originally posted on Uprootedpalestinians's Blog:
By Rima Najjar Global Research, June 25, 2019 Upon hearing the news that Palestinian diplomat Dr. Hanan Ashrawihad been denied entry to the United States on a speaking engagement, my husband wrote an e-mail to Indiana Senator Mike Braun titled, ‘Tell State Dept & Trump to give Ashrawi a visa now!’ .. His letter was…

Iran goes for “maximum counter-pressure”

Originally posted on Uprootedpalestinians's Blog:
June 22, 2019 By Pepe Escobar – with permission and cross-posted with Strategic Culture Foundation Sooner or later the US “maximum pressure” on Iran would inevitably be met by “maximum counter-pressure”.  Sparks are ominously bound to fly. For the past few days, intelligence circles across Eurasia had been prodding Tehran…

Who Actually Believes America and Its Flagrant Attempts To Corner Iran? by Finian Cunningham + Vijay Prashad: Where Are the Skeptics? + Wilkerson: US Further Isolates Itself

I know this post is a bit late, but I fear that the rabidly relentless conditioning of U.S. citizens to believe that the U.S. ever has good intentions when it comes to foreign affairs is still amazingly effective. Even educated people seem to lose a few dozen points in their IQ when it comes to […]

Society Is In Decay by Ralph Nader

This is what putrefaction of democracy looks like… via Society Is In Decay by Ralph Nader

No Peace Allowed in Afghanistan

No Peace Allowed in Afghanistan

Originally posted on Astute News:
Whatever hopes of returning to normal life regular Afghans have had until recently, these days those are all but dissolving like a morning mist. The so-called Afghan reconciliation summit that was to be held in Qatar has?been?put on the back burner?indefinitely.?It was envisioned as a separate event, unrelated to the…