Full Replay: Fourth Democratic Presidential Primary Debate by John Koch edited by O Society October 19, 2019 https://youtu.be/Wi5SJKI6RpU Democratic presidential contenders gathered Tuesday evening in Ohio for the latest in a series of televised question-and-answer sessions in the lead-up to the 2020 primary season. These sessions are called debates by their sponsors and the … Continue reading Presidential ‘Debates’ Aren’t Debates at All – What They Are is Game Shows
by Zoya Teirstein edited by O Society October 17, 2019 Moderators of the three previous Democratic primary debates caught a lot of flak from environmental advocates for not spending enough time on climate crisis. On Tuesday night, moderators of the fourth episode of Survivor pave the way for a new era of climate politics by featuring … Continue reading Crickets: Climate Change Is Not Debated At All By Democrats in Their Fourth Debate
by Caitlin Johnstone edited by O Society September 21, 2019 I didn’t watch the last Democratic presidential primary debates because I figured without Tulsi Gabbard in there shaking things up it would be a boring, vapid parade of insubstantial verbal foam, and I love myself too much to go through such a horrible ordeal. By … Continue reading Biden’s Brain Is Swiss Cheese and It’s Creepy How Much We’re Not Talking About It
We Made Climate Change Documentaries for Science Classes Way back in 1958 So Why Do Folks Still Pretend Not to Know? by Naomi Klein edited by O Society September 16, 2019 Obama Presided Over Largest Increase in Fossil Fuel Production in US History What I mean is the reason there is such widespread denial of … Continue reading What Conservatives Know About Climate Change Liberals Don’t
by Michael Hudson edited by O Society September 16, 2019 Thursday’s debate on Walt Disney’s ABC channel shaped up as yet another shameless charade. The pretense is we are to select who the Democratic presidential candidate will be. But most Americans, as the Irish say, vote with their backsides, belonging to the informal but dominant … Continue reading Break Up the Democratic Party?
https://youtu.be/acLW1vFO-2Q The American Dream by George Carlin edited by O Society August 31, 2019 "There’s a reason education sucks, and it’s the same reason it will never, ever, EVER be fixed… Because the owners, the owners of this country don't want that. I'm talking about the real owners now, the BIG owners! The big wealthy … Continue reading The Big Club
https://youtu.be/wR3xwENK7Jo by Jim Kavanagh edited by O Society August 16, 2019 The two-year Mueller investigation of Donald Trump’s alleged collusion (“largely synonymous with conspiracy”) with Russia is over. Nothingburger. The 448-page Mueller Report has been published in full, and made into a dramatic hour-and-twenty-minute stage performance adapted by a Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright with a cast of Hollywood stars. Yawn. Then … Continue reading Dead Man’s Hand: The Impeachment Gambit