Greta is Legit; However, the Powers that Be Actively Try to Use Her as Tool of their Symbolic McResistance™

Greta Thunberg is legit, sincere, and she has Asperger. However, the Powers that Be actively try to use her as tool of their symbolic McResistance™. She is not corrupt and her innocence is obvious. That said, they will do the utmost to put a soda can in her hand and get her to sing, "I'd … Continue reading Greta is Legit; However, the Powers that Be Actively Try to Use Her as Tool of their Symbolic McResistance™

The Oligarchy’s Plans For Our Future Keep Getting More Stupider

by Caitlin Johnstone edited by O Society August 21, 2019 It’s rare to get a billionaire to share their grand plans for the future, which is weird because billionaires pretty much rule the world. Whenever they do, though, it’s always something incredibly sociopathic, like replacing all jobs with billionaire-owned automation/AI and giving people a Universal Basic … Continue reading The Oligarchy’s Plans For Our Future Keep Getting More Stupider

Rooting for a Recession Is Dangerous—Especially Under Trump

Unless Democrats offer real alternatives, an economic downturn will only lead to more misery and social strife. by Jeet Heer edited by O Society August 18, 2019 Over the last few months, comedian Bill Maher repeatedly rooted for an economic crash, seeing it as one sure method to defeat Donald Trump next year. “I feel … Continue reading Rooting for a Recession Is Dangerous—Especially Under Trump

The Climate Crisis Proves the Ruling Class Failed Us

by Richard Moser edited by O Society August 8, 2019 The climate crisis is proof positive that the ruling class is an utter failure — but it will not fall on its own. Can the working class rise to the challenge? It sure will help if we understand that our class interests are not merely … Continue reading The Climate Crisis Proves the Ruling Class Failed Us

From Trump to Johnson: Killer Clowns Backed by Billionaire Oligarchs

  by George Monbiot edited by O Society August 2, 2019 Seven years ago the impressionist Rory Bremner complained that politicians had become so boring that few of them were worth mimicking: “They’re quite homogenous and dull these days … It’s as if character is seen as a liability.” Today his profession has the opposite … Continue reading From Trump to Johnson: Killer Clowns Backed by Billionaire Oligarchs

Money Talks, Big Time

1% Politics and the Scandals of A New Gilded Age By Rajan Menon TomDispatch April 2, 2019 Despair about the state of our politics pervades the political spectrum, from left to right. One source of it, the narrative of fairness offered in basic civics textbooks -- we all have an equal opportunity to succeed if we … Continue reading Money Talks, Big Time

Many Voters Think Trump’s a Self-Made Man. What Happens When You Tell Them Otherwise? 4 American Narratives

https://youtu.be/vvCtwDAQta0 by Robert Reich Guardian Mar 4, 2019 edited by O Society Donald Trump perfected the art of telling a false story about himself and about America. The way to counter fake narratives is to tell a real story of America. A People’s History Of The United States – Howard Zinn Trump’s story is by now … Continue reading Many Voters Think Trump’s a Self-Made Man. What Happens When You Tell Them Otherwise? 4 American Narratives