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
"Don't just embrace the crazy, sidle up next to it and lick its ear." This one comes to us from Jim Wright at Stonekettle Station. He used to be in military intelligence with the Navy. A Critical Path "Why is John Kerry going down to Antarctica just a week after the election to discuss … Continue reading A Critical Path
Yemen, the poorest country in the Middle East, suffered through the worst cholera outbreak in recorded history, with more than 1 million cases reported in 2017 alone. What is cholera? It is an infection better known as "diarrhea until you die." Why does it matter? A military coalition formally led by Saudi Arabia and the … Continue reading This is Why the Aliens Won’t Talk to Us
No, it's not a trick question... State of the Union JAKE TAPPER, CNN HOST: Welcome back to STATE OF THE UNION. I'm Jake Tapper in Helsinki, Finland. And we are live from Allas Sea Pool in Helsinki. You can see the Presidential Palace behind me. That's where tomorrow's historic US-Russia summit will take place. The … Continue reading The Elephant in the Room: Why are We Afraid to talk about America?