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On Oligarchs and Lords

25 juillet 2017 On Oligarchs and Lords “We don’t have oligarchs. We have lords like they have in Britain”. -Fragment of a conversation with a Norwegian Well, I thought to myself, that pretty much says it all. I guess if … Continue reading

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Too Cool For School

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Caitlin Johnstone and Other Stuff

21 juillet 2017 Caitlin Johnstone and Other Stuff I’ve only recently become aware of “The Caitlin Johnstone Controversy” due to recent pieces on CounterPunch (need link). I’m pretty sure I had read a piece or two by Caitlin Johnstone somewhere … Continue reading

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How Many Times … ?

http://kunstler.com/clusterfuck-nation/suicide-by-stupidity/#more-7928%27 It bears repeating every day: Russia did not, repeat, did not invade the Ukraine. Nor did it forcibly “annex” the Crimea. I suggest making a copy of the above-linked short article, taking it to your local print/copy shop, and … Continue reading

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Moral Injury

https://www.counterpunch.org/2017/06/13/twelve-blasphemous-thoughts-some-summer-sacrilege/ Paul Street, over on Cpunch the other day, asked this question: Why shouldn’t other nations try to impact U.S. politics by any means possible? Washington and Wall Street exercise powerful influence on life and politics in other nations whose … Continue reading

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One Last Taste of Freedom

What kind of world are we living in ? For eight months of the year I live in a hamlet of some forty registered voters and some fifteen kids. As far as I know, there are three farmers, a mason, a … Continue reading

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Maybe It’s Too Early. Or Too Late.

http://www.counterpunch.org/2017/05/30/why-does-the-united-states-beat-up-on-capitalist-russia/ http://www.globalresearch.ca/emmanuel-macron-a-french-potential-thatcher-a-man-of-the-markets-and-finance/5592460 – Dimitris Konstantakopoulos http://www.counterpunch.org/2017/05/31/terror-in-britain-what-did-the-prime-minister-know/ http://www.counterpunch.org/2017/05/29/no-laughing-matter-the-manchester-bomber-is-the-spawn-of-hillary-and-baracks-excellent-libyan-adventure/ http://www.counterpunch.org/search-results/?cx=000357264939014560440%3Aicshsy4bfu0&ie=UTF-8&q=Diana+Johnstone https://louisproyect.org/2016/06/29/diana-johnstones-poisonous-nativism/ http://www.counterpunch.org/2017/05/22/all-power-to-the-banks-the-winners-take-all-regime-of-emmanuel-macron/ I’m not sure where to start since I came across some of these links about five this morning, my normal wake up time these days, and some of them date … Continue reading

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