Tag Archive | American Exceptionalism

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. […]

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…

If Hope Remains Dormant, Freedom Remains Elusive

Look at the things we teach our children: that it’s OK to do horrible things – just don’t get caught. Imagine someone was caught teaching their children it’s acceptable to torture, but not acceptable to talk about it because people would then hate you. That person’s children would be taken away. However, when the CIA […]

A Voice In The Wilderness

The American Dream is an illusion. It’s a creative illusion, but an illusion nontheless. The concept of “American exceptionalism” is about as sane as walking naked through Alaska with a small oil lamp in the middle of a tempest and expecting to stay warm. To believe in this pathetic illusion of American exceptionalism is to […]

Stupidity In The U.S.: Is It On The Rise?

If anyone needs additional proof that ignorance, stupidity and apathy are a serious problem in the United States of Corporations, just take a look at the video at the end of this post. Capitalism feeds on, and in turn, breeds these vulgar, pitiful traits. It’s a vicious cycle, cannibalistic in nature. Since the days of […]

Is The United States The Dumbest Country In The World?

Maybe. Maybe not. It’s tough to know. It’s especially difficult to figure out considering there are a couple of countries that are too closed off from the rest of the world to know what they’re talking about. And, the fact that the corporate media in the U.S. is so selective in what they ALLOW us to hear about is […]

The Greatest Nation On Earth? Seriously?

The United States of “America”. Yes, “America”. Not the United States of British Colonies. Not the United States of Mostly European Invaders. Not Land of Genocide, Oppression and Slavery. “America”. Europeans invaded this land, started a genocide of the inhabitants which hasn’t ended after five centuries and installed a society (not a civilization – that would […]