"Petty quarrels with neighbours, films, football, beer, and above all, gambling, filled up the horizon of their minds. To keep them in control was not difficult. A few agents of the Thought Police moved always among them, spreading false rumours and marking down and eliminating the few individuals who were judged capable of becoming dangerous; … Continue reading American Feudalism
Global Climate Strike edited by O Society September 20, 2019 This week is historic. In over 150 countries, people step up to support young climate strikers and demand an end to the age of fossil fuels. The climate crisis won’t wait, so neither will we. Young people woke up much of the world with their powerful … Continue reading The Global Climate Strike is Happening Right Now
Teenage climate activist responds to criticism, saying ‘when haters go after your looks and differences ... you know you’re winning’ by Alison Rourke edited by O Society September 2, 2019 Greta Thunberg spoke about her Asperger syndrome diagnosis after she being criticised for having the condition, saying it makes her a “different,” yet she considers it a … Continue reading Greta Thunberg responds to Asperger’s critics: ‘It’s a superpower’
https://youtu.be/Qj1RS9vHcsw by Ted Rall edited by O Society August 7, 2019 I’m from Dayton so I’m thinking about this today: Why hasn’t Congress done anything to address our national epidemic of mass shootings, namely reviving the assault weapons ban? People—Democrats and not a few Republicans—ask me that all the time. I bet all left-leaning pundits get that question. The … Continue reading Here is Exactly Why Congress Won’t Act on Gun Violence, Climate Crisis, Impeaching Trump or Anything Else
by O Society July 23, 2019 The fossil fuel companies knew from their own research beginning way back in grandpa’s day they were f’ing up the world for future generations, as in us and our kids. We’ve all seen the supporting documents. Therefore, continuing to argue about vaccines causing autism, and Bigfoot trudging around California, … Continue reading Praise the Gourd!
by Craig Murray edited by O Society May 21, 2019 There is no conceivable interest of the ordinary people of the Western world being served by the crazed decision of their governments to firmly take the Sunni side in the Sunni/ Shia tensions of the Islamic world, and to do so in a fashion which … Continue reading The Struggle is the Meaning
BY FRIDA BERRIGAN NATION FEBRUARY 19, 2019 Twenty-five years in prison. That is the possible fate of seven Catholic anti-nuclear activists awaiting trial for their action on April 4, 2018, at the Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base in St. Mary’s, Georgia—the largest base of its kind in the world. The Kings Bay 7 chose to act on … Continue reading 25 Years in Jail for Protecting the Planet?