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Trump Is A Distraction

Powerful video of Noam Chomsky explaining why Trump is really just a distraction. His job is to keep people from noticing how the rich and the powerful are creating a dictatorship in America.  

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The Two Dictatorships In America

There’s an interesting article over on the Foreign Affairs website, After Democracy: What Happens When Freedom Erodes? By Dan Slater (https://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/2018-11-06/after-democracy). In it, Slater argues that there are two probable outcomes when a democratic government withers. The first is illiberal democracy, which is when a populist tyrant comes to power with the support of “the…

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Firing Back!

Trump fired Attorney General Jeff Sessions and appointed Matt Whitaker, a political hack, to make the Trump-Russia investigation go away. Trump was furious because Sessions had to recuse himself back in March 2017 from overseeing the Trump-Russia investigation. While working on the Trump’s campaign, Sessions had meetings with the Russians and lied about those contacts…

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Georgia: “incompetence or corruption”

One thing that Midterm elections proved was that the GOP would go to just about any length to win, no matter how much foul plan was involved. The classic case of that was Georgia, where voter suppression seemed to become an art form under the direction of Brian Kemp. Stories of long lines at polling…

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Fire Fighters Tell Trump To STFU

The International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF) has responded in no uncertain terms to Donald Trump’s recent tweets about the extraordinarily destructive California wild fires. On the IAFF website, the organization’s General President, Harold Schaitberger, noted that Trump’s comments were “reckless and insulting to the fire fighters and people being affected.” On November 10, Trump…

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When The Rusty Teflon Don Goes Down

Mueller already took down a Teflon Don once.  I have no doubt that he can take this cheaper made version of a crime boss down as well. One other difference is Trump isn’t nearly as smart.  This whole time while he’s been moving his tiny fingers to type on Twitter he has been giving Mueller…

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