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Why Did Bush Invade Iraq? For Show…

Why did George W. Bush and his government invade Iraq in 2011? There are two answers usually on offer. The Republican one is that Saddam Hussein had weapons of mass destruction (WMDs) or at least was trying to get them. And thus Saddam had to be eliminated as soon as possible. The Democratic one is…

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American The Leftist…

There’s a great article on the Economist.com (it is also in their printed magazine) called ‘Donald Trump’s presidency has moved America left’ .  American ideologically now is the furthest left it has been since the early 1960’s.    The first paragraph of the article is below: “AMERICANS ARE more in favour of “big-government” policies today…

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Did Women Really Vote For Trump?

One of the enduring “truths” of the 2016 election was that White Women voted for Trump in enormous numbers. According to some measures, up to 52% of them did so, and feminists around the world have been scratching their heads ever since. But there’s the kicker. Did women, or at least white women, really vote…

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Hucka-bye-bye

Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the current press secretary under FART (Fascist Authoritarian Regime of Trump) will be leaving that position and the White House by the end of the month.  This is a woman that lies more than an old beagle.   She will return to Arkansas from whence she came.  My guess, is she’s jumping…

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What Killed The Boeing Passengers? Free Enterprise

Here’s a chilling article with which to start your day. You recall those terrible crashes of the Boeing 737 Max air liner? And you’ll also recall that the company seems to have known about the problems in those planes? Every wondered why on earth anyone would rush a product to market even though it might…

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Iran? Or Russia?

The United States government was sure quick to blame Iran for two oil tanker attacks near Iran.  I fail to see where Iran benefits by blowing up ships that just purchased Iranian oil and therefore contaminating their own waters.  The attacks were on a Japanese vessel and a Norwegian vessel.  The American logic went something…

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Never Underestimate 3.5%

Feeling down about the power of the Trump administration and the Republican Senate? Well, here’s something to brighten your day. The BBC is reporting a new study which shows that if just 3.5% of the population becomes involved with a protest movement, and if that movement stays peaceful, change comes no matter how hard the…

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Giuliani: Foreign Agent?

There’s an interesting article over on the site of Deep Left Field, a progressive news and opinion site. In Congressional Committee Investigating Giuliani For Taking Payoffs From Foreign Governments, Andrew Bradford says that at least one Congressional committee is looking at Trump’s favorite lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, as a possible undeclared foreign agent (i.e., for Russia).…

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NWU: Police Silenced A Journalist

We don’t usually print text verbatim from other organizations, but this time we’re going to make an exception. That’s because many of us here are members of the National Writer’s Union (NWU)), and because as journalists we really care about freedom of the Press. So, when we got this note from the NWU about a…

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