Are we electing the wrong cats to run things?
Originally published by CounterPunch – Editor Jeffery St Clair http://www.counterpunch.org/2012/05/07/hedges-vs-the-black-bloc-round-two/ by MARK TAYLOR-CANFIELD A recent article by Chris Hedges is once again causing heated arguments among activists in the Occupy Wall Street movement. “Black Bloc: The Cancer in Occupy,” was published in his syndicated Truthdig.com column back in February, but folks are now talking about […]
Though I’m definitely not libertarian, this video makes a good point about the desirability of allowing third candidates besides Romney and Obama into the presidential debates. The same argument could apply to Justice Party candidate Rocky Anderson and Green Party candidate Jill Stein. Comments comments
The French people kicked Sarkozy out! When people understand that ‘austerity’ really means ‘ripping off working people,’ they can do amazing things. The first thing Hollande plans to do is pull French troops out of Afghanistan. http://readersupportednews.org/news-section2/355-europe/11310-breaking-hollande-ousts-sarkozy-in-french-election For the French, “it is a leap of faith that shows there is a strong will for […]