Monday, September 26, 2016

Police Killings Won’t Stop: Chris Hedges

Police Killings Won’t Stop: Chris Hedges: The corporate state, which has destroyed traditional forms of social control such as stable employment and cohesive communities, has no intention of curbing police violence. Militarized police who can kill with impunity are all that lies between the corporate state and revolt.
- 2016/09/25

Friday, September 23, 2016

UN Speeches: Bolivian President Evo Morales

Standing Firm in the Face of Violence (from @Truthdig)

Standing Firm in the Face of Violence (from @Truthdig): With police killings of unarmed black men almost a weekly occurrence in the U.S., we must not let our trauma weaken our resolve to insist on—and organize for—racial justice.
- 2016/09/22

Monday, September 19, 2016

The Courtiers and the Tyrants (from @Truthdig)

The Courtiers and the Tyrants (from @Truthdig): We must not confuse the political elites who function as courtiers to corporate power with the tyrannical leaders who actually drive corporatism. Our real enemy, lurking behind the curtain, is usually faceless and anonymous.
- 2016/09/18

Sunday, September 18, 2016

Truthdigger of the Week: Daniel Jones, the Senate’s Chief Investigator Into Torture by the CIA (from @Truthdig)

Truthdigger of the Week: Daniel Jones, the Senate’s Chief Investigator Into Torture by the CIA (from @Truthdig): Jones—who became a target of the CIA because he searched for the truth—this week spoke out for the first time. He has been a key force in the disclosure of a scandal that one senator compared to Watergate.
- 2016/09/17