What could possibly go wrong? by Leonardo Blair Christian Post edited by O Society June 22, 2019 After several years of seeking to establish a private police force to protect its church and school campuses, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signed legislation allowing the Briarwood Presbyterian Church to do just that despite objections from critics. The Associated Press reported Ivey … Continue reading Alabama Governor quietly signs law allowing Briarwood Presbyterian Mega-Church to have its own police force
by Jeffrey St Clair CounterPunch edited by O Society May 3, 2019 https://youtu.be/MwL_wohIEMw His momma was weeping by now and Willie knew it. That’s why he couldn’t tell her, couldn’t look Miss Daisy in the eye and let her know he was leaving for Chicago. It would hurt too much—him more than her, maybe. So … Continue reading Willie Dixon Refused to Serve Anything but the Blues: Musical Interlude
by O Society May 1, 2019 https://youtu.be/d6QwoY6r7rU We give Keanu Reeves $14 million to say I need "Guns, lots of guns." over and over and over. His "John Holmes-length magazine extension" really does it for us, doesn't it? Keanu Reeves' Guns Lots of Guns has our panties so wet, John really dips his wick, don't he? Did … Continue reading Americans Celebrate Needing “Guns, Lots of Guns” as We Kill Each Other, Again
No one is coming to save us. Mass civil disobedience is essential to force a political response ‘Catastrophe afflicts people now and, unlike those in the rich world who can still afford to wallow in despair, they are forced to respond in practical ways.’ Photograph: Guillem Sartorio/AFP/Getty Images by George Monbiot Guardian edited by … Continue reading Only rebellion will prevent an ecological apocalypse
The word of the day is procrastibation. procrastibation: 1 masturbation (mental or physical) to kill time when you should be doing something else. 2 a brief masturbatory interlude separating a lengthy period of idle procrastination and a period of productive intellectual functioning. "I engaged in an epic procrastibation spree when I should have been writing a … Continue reading Extinction Rebellion
by Glenn Ford Black Agenda Report Jan 28, 2019 The best thing that can happen in 2020 is for Bernie Sanders to do fantastically in the primaries and be cheated out of the nomination, once again, thus giving millions of leftish Democrats a chance to do something useful with their lives: leave the party. Early this century, … Continue reading Bernie Sanders vs Kamala Harris the Jailer & Her Corporate Backers
by Paul Street Truthdig Dec 26, 2018 The dog whistle couldn’t have been any clearer. When Donald Trump said two weeks ago that “the people would revolt” if he were impeached, his extremist base of neo-Nazis, Klan members, right-wing militias and sympathetic service members likely heard the following: “Feel free to attack Democrats, liberals, leftists … Continue reading Could This Be Our Best Hope of Removing Trump From Office?