American presidents with far more respect for the law and human rights than Trump have committed unspeakable crimes. Don’t think he couldn’t or wouldn’t do worse.
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If we’re not to brand 99 percent of society as our enemies, we have to stop trying to cleave society into good and evil.
“The fellow condemns without offering anything better. Why tear down without building up?”
Who’s to blame for Paris? Looks like Ed Snowden, every foreigner and Muslim, and the entire Bill of Rights.
Abortion is a big part of what Planned Parenthood does, and pro-choicers need to stop pretending otherwise.
Jim Clifton, chairman and CEO of the polling company Gallup, published an opinion piece this week denouncing the official unemployment rate of 5.6% as a “big lie.” It’s a lie, he says, repeated to make the Obama administration look good and deceive Americans about the economy. “The media loves a comeback story,” he writes, “the White House wants to score […]
Recently Cathy published a piece at the Center For a Stateless Society titled “The New Oligarchs,” in which she argues that U.S. economy has become increasingly calcified, unequal, and immobile, with a new rentier class of financial oligarchs. It’s a provocatively pessimistic article, but there are number of points that bear closer scrutiny. “[I]n the 1970’s, the gap […]