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Democratic candidate for President Marianne Williamson

Editor’s Note: Marc Keyser did not actually interview Marianne Williams for this story. It is a work of political fiction, but it is based on her actual interview with Trevor Noah. Ms. Williamson may or may not agree with the opinions expressed, but Marc hopes she would find the general premise of the phone protest…

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The Dying Alps…again

From the New Republic: The New Ruins of the Melting Alps,  “Climate change has left a graveyard of abandoned ski resorts on the Italian Alps—and a dwindling population of gravekeepers, ” by Emily Atkin, photos by Tomaso Clavarino While they tell us climate change is a hoax, real people are being ruined.

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Mooch Strikes Back

We find this amusing…and strangely comforting. From The Hill: “Former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci said on Monday that he’s assembling a team of former Cabinet members to speak out against President Trump in an effort to find a Republican challenger to the president in 2020…”I’m in the process of putting together a team…

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China’s South American Empire

While Trump abandons the world stage, this is what China is doing… Found on Aljazeera: China to bail out Venezuela’s refineries in exchange for oil, “If Venezuela’s fuel production is restored quickly enough, the US economic blockade could be weakened,”  by Peter Millard and Fabiola Zerpa

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Trickle Up Economics

Here’s an economic policy that would actually work.  How about the people at the top stop pissing on people below them and telling them it’s raining and start dealing in the world of actual economics and not fantasy.   When workers or even retirees are paid a decent wage that allows them to actually be…

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Monsanto’s Special Ops

Ever wondered how giant corporations control the discourse about them? Here’s a way. You spy and you manipulate… From The Guardian: Revealed: how Monsanto’s ‘intelligence center’ targeted journalists and activists “Internal documents show how the company worked to discredit critics and investigated singer Neil Young”  

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Renewables Muscling Fossils Aside

Renewable energy is getting so much cheaper than fossil fuels that the Oil and Coal industry can see the light at the end of the tunnel. And it’s oncoming train. From Salon: Giant batteries and cheap solar power are shoving fossil fuels off the grid

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Alaska Is Melting

If someone tells you that global warming is a hoax, point them at this article from Mashable: Alaska’s sea ice has completely melted away The article goes on to say, “The most rapidly changing state in the U.S. has no sea ice within some 150 miles of its shores, according to high-resolution sea ice analysis from…

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Trump-speech is deadly

From The Atlantic: Trump’s Words Are Poison “The president has done more than any politician in living memory to fan the flames of ethnic and racial antipathy and nurture a culture of bigotry.” All too true.

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