Ronald Reagan Launched an Attack on the Middle Class. We Must Reverse It to Save Our Democracy

The destruction of the middle class also destroys democracies and paves the way for authoritarian rule. by Thom Hartmann edited by O Society October 6, 2019 In 2016, Roberto Foa and Yascha Mounk published a paper in the Journal of Democracy  called Democratic Disconnect, which shows how in the era since Reagan led America out … Continue reading Ronald Reagan Launched an Attack on the Middle Class. We Must Reverse It to Save Our Democracy

He Blames His Orange Appearance on Light Bulbs in an Echochamber Friday the 13th Babblerama

https://youtu.be/K_iFi1qH8Cg This just in from the it's so leftover from the '80s it still smells flammable sponsored by AquaNet desk... by God edited by O Society September 13, 2019 Donald Trump is a man who never found a tanning booth he didn’t like. He looks as if a permanent pair of protective goggles is burned onto … Continue reading He Blames His Orange Appearance on Light Bulbs in an Echochamber Friday the 13th Babblerama

Why People Hate Religion

by Timothy Egan edited by O Society September 1, 2019 You don’t hear much about Sister Norma Pimentel in the secular press. She’s not a wacko, a hypocrite, a sexual predator or a political operative. Her life’s work, she says, is guided by seeing “the presence of God” in migrant children in the shelter she … Continue reading Why People Hate Religion

Old Man Trump ~ Woody Guthrie

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

Too Big To Fail (1): Hidden in Plain Sight

Jeffrey Epstein is only the latest incarnation of a much older, more extensive, and sophisticated operation that offers a frightening window into how deeply tied the U.S. government is to the modern-day equivalents of organized crime. by Whitney Webb edited by O Society August 25, 2019 Despite his “sweetheart” deal and having seemingly evaded justice, … Continue reading Too Big To Fail (1): Hidden in Plain Sight

The Ten Pillars of Fascism: It Needs a Socialist Menace

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

The Danger of American Fascism

 by Henry Wallace edited by O Society August 7, 2019 On April 4, 1944 the following essay by Henry Wallace was published in the New York Times. Wallace served as President Franklin Roosevelt’s Vice President from 1941 until 1945. Wallace was also a third party nominee for the 1948 presidential elections. This essay is of … Continue reading The Danger of American Fascism