https://youtu.be/TnRivUNrobA Bernie quit. ^ This ^ is his official announcement video. Bernie Sanders' 2020 Presidential campaign is over. by O Society April 8, 2020 As he was in 2016, a sheepdog for the Democratic party, herding "left-wing" voters back into herd formation, so Bernie is again in 2020. Bernie Sanders is Not a Socialist… so … Continue reading The End: Bernie Sanders Quits As Reagan Wins Again
https://youtu.be/XHYpKL9TvBc Trump supporters would rather have a dead half a country than a whole one that exists with out them: The Rise of Trump is White America Dying by DL Hughley edited by O Society April 8, 2020 We know Trump has been inept by any standard. He’s embarrassed us on the world scene. He seems … Continue reading Why Does Donald Trump Still Have Supporters?
If you think New Age alternative spirituality is solely the domain of lefty hippies, you don't know your history by Mitch Horowitz edited by O Society April 6, 2020 When my book Occult America, a history of supernatural religions in the U.S., appeared in 2009, I was surprised to receive an admiring phone call from a … Continue reading Right-Wing America’s Long Strange Love Affair with the Occult & New Age Mysticism
by Jonathan Cook edited by O Society April 6, 2020 Things often look the way they do because someone claiming authority tells us they look that way. If that sounds too cynical, pause for a moment and reflect on what seemed most important to you just a year ago, or even a few weeks ago. Then, … Continue reading The Bigger Picture is Hiding in Plain Sight
Washington’s reputation for expertise is one of the greatest sources of its power. The coronavirus pandemic may end it for good. by Stephen Walt edited by O Society April 4, 2020 No matter how the federal government responded, the United States was never going to escape COVID-19 entirely. Even Singapore, whose response to the virus seems … Continue reading The Death of American Competence
"Insanity is making the same mistakes over and over again expecting different results." "If you keep doing what you've been doing, don't be surprised when you keep getting what you've been getting." ~ Narcotics Anonymous While it will take years to sort through the details, Trump’s $2 trillion COVID-19 response is a double-down on Obama's … Continue reading A Trump Bailout to Save the Obama Bailout
The Power of Bad Video: John Tierney on the Power of Bad Science writer John Tierney argues human brains are wired to notice and focus on what is bad rather than what is good. Book: The Power of Bad Why are we devastated by a word of criticism even when it’s mixed with lavish praise? Because our … Continue reading The Power of Bad