American Fascist X

by O Society July 30, 2019 Two or three years ago, things just got different. You know what I mean. Trying to make sense of it all (like everybody else I suppose) led me to the realization all of this is but the manifestation of a hungry hankering for a helping of authoritarianism. That's right. … Continue reading American Fascist X

America Through Nazi Eyes

At the bus station in Durham, North Carolina, May 1940. (Photo by Jack Delano via Library of Congress.) The most radical Nazis were the most aggressive champions of U.S. law. Where the fascist found the U.S. example lacking, it was because they thought it was too harsh by Omer Aziz edited by O Society July … Continue reading America Through Nazi Eyes

America, Inc: The Stars & Stripes Represents a Corporation and has from the Beginning

edited by O Society July 5, 2019 Our American flag originated from that of The East India Company, a powerful trading enterprise, whose flag happened to have 13 red and white horizontal stripes with a blue rectangle in its upper left-hand corner: The English East India Company flag changed over time, with a canton based … Continue reading America, Inc: The Stars & Stripes Represents a Corporation and has from the Beginning

Noam Chomsky: Trump Is Consolidating Far-Right Power Globally

Trump's foreign policy is a deadly farce consolidating the global alliance of right-wing leaders CJ Polychroniou interviews Noam Chomsky edited by O Society July 5, 2019 It is no easy task to make sense of U.S. foreign policy in the current era. Trump is wildly unpredictable and lacks any semblance of a coherent view of world … Continue reading Noam Chomsky: Trump Is Consolidating Far-Right Power Globally

Anthropocene: Donald Trump and the Cult of Rapture

Isaiah 45:1 Thus saith the Lord to his anointed, to Cyrus, whose right hand I have holden, to subdue nations before him; and I will loose the loins of kings, to open before him the two leaved gates; and the gates shall not be shut; by Carol Wolman  edited by O Society June 18, 2019 Why … Continue reading Anthropocene: Donald Trump and the Cult of Rapture

How the ‘good guy with a gun’ became a deadly American fantasy

A drawing of Philip Marlowe, an icon of hard-boiled detective fiction created by author Raymond Chandler. by Suzanna Lee Conversation edited by O Society June 9, 2019 At the end of May, it happened again. A mass shooter killed 12 people, this time at a municipal center in Virginia Beach. Employees had been forbidden to … Continue reading How the ‘good guy with a gun’ became a deadly American fantasy

Cultural Marxism vs Actual Marxism

Jordan Peterson is known for propagating the fear of "Cultural Marxism." After a disappointing debate on Marxism with Slavoj Žižek, Abby Martin talks to Marxist economist and professor Richard Wolff about Peterson's term. https://youtu.be/liT7e5M6XfY What Is Cultural Marxism—and where did the term come from? It is difficult to explain what cultural Marxism is precisely because … Continue reading Cultural Marxism vs Actual Marxism