In America today, federal, state and local governments are dysfunctional.
“Trump’s parsimonious attacks on the CIA may be seen as showboating or the Pentagon and the CIA may take his hubris more seriously.”
“All of us are more than fed up with mediocrity, hypocrisy, lesser-evil, trickle-down, less-than-perfect settling…”
“Police who abuse their neighbors and exceed their authority should be subject to the same laws which apply to anyone else.”
It is time to stand up for the people: the Standing Rock Sioux
This assault on native American tribes is illegal, immoral and an abomination. This is not who we are. Resist!
Common sense an ability to perceive, understand, and judge things shared by nearly all people without need for debate.
In spending trillions on avoidable conflicts and unnecessary wars, we kill millions of innocent people so that billionaires who pay no taxes can get richer at our expense.
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).
“Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.”
― H.G. Wells
“Available economic, educational, and military data indicate that, when it comes to U.S. global power, negative trends will aggregate rapidly by 2020 and are likely to reach a critical mass no later than 2030. The American Century, proclaimed so triumphantly at the start of World War II, will be tattered and fading by 2025, its eighth decade, and could be history by 2030.”