Monthly Archives: January 2019

Markets as a Fetish, Globalization for the Many, and Dissent Management by Joachim Hirsch, Rainer Mausfeld, and Werner Raza http://portland.indymedia.org/en/2019/01/437066.shtml Rainer Mausfeld explains how emancipative needs for change are neutralized. Democratic societies are only acceptable to the centers of power … Continue reading

Posted in 2011 | Leave a comment

The Social State is the Future

The social state is the future and isn’t “Bolshevism”! The state should fulfill the public interest and fight poverty. Trickle-down neoliberal economic theory is rife with lies and myths and leads to exploding inequality and precarious labor. Around 1980, wages … Continue reading

Posted in 2011 | 3 Comments

Five Things the Shutdown Shows Us About 2019 https://truthout.org/articles/five-things-the-shutdown-shows-us-about-2019/ Number One: Trump Will Be Even More Off the Rails It can’t be stated often enough: The most powerful office in the world is occupied by a myopic egomaniac.

“What is The American Left?”by Norman Birnbaumhttp://www.nachdenkseiten.de/upload/pdf/141024_birnbaum_what_is_the_american_left-final.pdf

Posted in 2011 | 1 Comment

Taxes – The Great Bluff

by Nico Beckert and zebralogs http://portland.indymedia.org/en/2019/01/437046.shtml

Posted in 2011 | Leave a comment

Don the con is a moron and a phony, the pathological narcissist is a pathological paranoia, a clear and present danger – who should go to his room It’s not too late to be a Canadian hockey fan!!nhl.com broadcasts 7 … Continue reading

Posted in 2011 | Leave a comment

Capitalism means Crisis and Trade War by Elmar Altvater and Christian Schroeppel https://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2019/01/02/18820058.php `Capitalism contains crisis as rainclouds contain rain, said Jean Jaures, a 19th-century French socialist. Big Pharma, Big Wall Street, and Big Military Complex have armies of lobbyists. … Continue reading

Posted in 2011 | Leave a comment

Video-Book TV: “The Narcissism Epidemic” by Jean Twenge, 2009www.booktv.org/Watch/10487/The+Narcissism+Epidemic+Living+in+the+Age+of+Entitlement.aspx Narcissism, the cult of specialness, was said to be the ladder of success and yet leads to anti-social behavior, contempt for others, exploding inequality, doublespeak, and megalomania. Solipsism, the peak of … Continue reading

Posted in 2011 | Leave a comment