“There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there has always been.”
“Trump’s parsimonious attacks on the CIA may be seen as the showboating they were… or the Pentagon and the CIA may take his hubris more seriously.”
“When officers break the law and abuse their communities , they do not have a right to go home after a shift to their families and friends. Police who abuse their neighbors and exceed their authority should be subject to the same laws which apply to anyone else. This includes officers who observe and ignore these crimes.”
“Clinton, Obama and Trump share remarkably similar military ambitions. Their platforms include ongoing wars, profiteering, invasions and unnecessary wars of aggression against increasing numbers of smaller and less powerful nations.”
Common sense an ability to perceive, understand, and judge things shared by nearly all people without need for debate.
“We salute the courageous people of the Standing Rock Sioux reservation and their allies who are standing up to protect their land and our future on Earth from the poisonous fossil fuel industry and an economy that puts corporate profits over people and planet,” said Stein.
As Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump square off in a series of debates in one of the most polarized U.S. elections to date, Democracy Now! has broken the sound barrier by expanding the debate—including major third party candidates shut out by the corporate-sponsored Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD).
“There are two ways to be fooled. One is to believe what isn’t true; the other is to refuse to believe what is true.” ― Søren Kierkegaard https://thepeaceresource.wordpress.com/2016/01/23/fool-me-once/ “The minute … Continue reading
“Eight more years of 27 or more simultaneous expanding wars will be unprecedented since World War Two. These avoidable conflicts will bankrupt the nation and create more enemies.”