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Freedom City: Chapter IV

Editor’s Note: We now present the next excerpt from Philip Becnel’s new satirical novel, Freedom City. Just to remind you, in the book he envisions a fascistic post-Trump America. But, fortunately, a band of merry monkey wrenchers sets out to defend democracy. This week, we are giving you chapter 4, which is (alas) the last…

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Freedom City 3:

Origins III: Joseph Kaline By Philip Becnel Editor’s Note: Readers will recall that we are running four excerpts from Philip Becnel’s new satirical novel, Freedom City. In it, Becnel envisions a post-Trump America that is a little too much like something out of Orwell. Fortunately, he also envisions a band of merry pranksters who plan…

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Freedom City: Chapter 2

Origins II: Langston “FD” Hamdi Editor’s Note: We are currently running excerpts from Philip Becnel’s new satirical novel, Freedom City. In it, he envisions a fascistic post-Trump America. But, fortunately, a band of merry monkey wrenchers sets out to bring down the bastards. This week, we offer chapter 2. An aside, if you want to…

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Notes From The Editor’s Desk

Hello, Everyone, So this one is going to be quick and dirty, I’m afraid. That’s because I’m writing this on Saturday night, and I’m …well, tired, dirty, and sunburned. I spent the day at the local March For Our Lives in ABQ, NM. This means my eloquent quota is, shall we say, waaaay down. That…

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Freedom City -Chapter 1

Editor’s Note: LR Net is currently running excerpts from Philip Becnel’s new satirical novel, Freedom City. In it, he envisions a fascistic post-Trump America. But, fortunately, a band of merry pranksters sets out to bring down fools in high places. This week, we begin with chapter 1. An aside, if you want to see more…

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Notes from the Editor’s Desk

Hey, Everyone! So another week’s gone flying past. And once again there may have been a few great stories on LR Net that you just didn’t get a chance to read. So, once more, we’re here to suggest a few articles we’ve done recently that might be crying out for your special attention. So, open…

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Prologue: The Aftermath – from Freedom City

Editor’s Note: This week we begin something new. LR Net is happy to present several excerpts from a new satirical novel, Freedom City, by Philip Becnel. By turns funny and furious, the book takes a delightfully savage look at a near future America in which Trump has gone, but his toxic legacy remains. Fortunately, a…

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