https://youtu.be/eq9yst4W-6c The Beginning Go back to the end of World War II — to the days when the weaponization of nationalism was just beginning to crystalize as an American foreign policy strategy. by Yasha Levine edited by O Society Jan 24, 2020 Immigrants as a Weapon argues America has done more to promote the far-right around the … Continue reading Weaponizing Fascism for Democracy
https://youtu.be/0Vua7LwiAQ0 Onward Christian soldiers! Marching as to war, With the cross of Jesus Going on before. Christ, the royal Master, Leads against the foe; Forward into battle, See, His banners go! At the name of Jesus Satan’s host doth flee; On then, Christian soldiers, On to victory! Hell’s foundations quiver At the shout of praise: … Continue reading Onward Christian Fascists
"The next time you’re bombarded with over-the-top claims about how our country is doomed or the world is coming apart at the seams, brush off the cynics and fearmongers. Because the truth is, if you had to choose any time in the course of human history to be alive, you’d choose this one. Right here … Continue reading Which Way Out of Neoliberalism: Fascism or Socialism?
Woody Guthrie of This Land Is Your Land fame wrote a song about Donald Trump's racist father, Fred, who was Guthrie's slum lord in NY at the time. Wanna hear it? Here it is by O Society https://youtu.be/jANuVKeYezs Old Man Trump/ Ain't My Home by Woody Guthrie I suppose that Old Man Trump knows just … Continue reading Old Man Trump ~ Woody Guthrie
How fascism works: the politics of us and them by Jason Stanley edited by O Society August 24, 2019 The 10 Pillars of Fascism Number One: A Mythic Past A great mythic past, to which the leader harkens back. "'Made in America. It's not just a slogan but a way of life,' Donald Trump said to … Continue reading The Ten Pillars of Fascism: It Needs a Socialist Menace
by O Society August 23, 2019 Narcissus stared at his own reflection in a mirror. However, Narcissus never seemed to realize he was looking at himself. Rather, he simply gazed at the image with monomania. Narcissism, Idolatry, and Self-Knowledge Echo repeated everything Narcissus said but she could not get him to look away from his … Continue reading The Chosen One
https://youtu.be/3SmAlxc7_88 by O Society August 19, 2019 Overheard at dinner: "Chinese metaphysical cosmology is correlative: Wuji (without pole) Hundun (chaos mixed up like egg drop soup) and Taiji with (two poles) such as the Earth spinning in its axis. North and South inverted." "Wall Street may shit the bed in the US. You can only … Continue reading Lunatics: We Want the Moon and Greenland