Seattle resident Joe Brewer wrote this groundbreaking article How Will the 99% Deal with the Psychopaths in the 1%?. The economic elite (“the 1%”) seem to lack the normal, altruistic tendencies and emotions of most of us. They lack shame and a sense of community. Great opportunity for progressive messaging in these memes.
The University of Washington Center for Human Rights and The Jackson School of International Studies present “Endless War and Civil Liberties Erosions in the Age of Terrorism” a lecture by Glenn Greenwald April 5, 2012 ● 7pm ● UW, Seattle ● Kane 110 http://jsis.washington.edu/humanrights/greenwald.shtml The Center for Human Rights and the Jackson School of International […]
The Occupy Wall Street and Oct 6 protests are positive, in that they raise awareness, but it’s hard to see how to leverage them for significant gains at the polls. They may cause Republicans to lose some races in 2012 — which is a positive step. And they may allow President Obama and other […]
“Many of the documents publicize for the first time what was first made clear in the 9/11 Commission: The White House received a truly remarkable amount of warnings that al-Qaida was trying to attack the United States. From June to September 2001, a full seven CIA Senior Intelligence Briefs detailed that attacks were imminent, an […]