Damned Liberal

Oligarchs and Corporations,
enabled by Ignorance, and Corruption,
rule the United States,
and a mentally-ill moron
occupies the White House.


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From the blog:
  The Internet Knows You Better Than Your Spouse Does

The traces we leave on the Web and on our digital devices can give advertisers and others surprising, and sometimes disturbing, insights into our psychology Scientific American


Meet the New Democrats. Same as the Old Democrats. Representatives of Israel.

America is influenced and directed by another nation (not Russia).


Trump: Dividing and Ripping Apart America (Aided and Abetted by the Republican Party and Faux News)

How Trump’s Brand of Grievance Politics Roiled a Pennsylvania Campaign (N.Y. Times)The Republican Party and its candidates, particularly in state and local campaigns, are increasingly being reshaped in President Trump’s image, adopting his laundry list of political opponents and his willingness to go to great lengths to spite them. In conversations with Mr. Scavo and …


Trump Promotes and Threatens Violence

Trump Again Threatens Violence If Democrats Don’t Support Him (NY Intelligencer)“I have the support of the police, the support of the military, the support of the Bikers for Trump–I have the tough people”


Faux News Pays Republican Contributors (Trumpites) as much as $569,423

Across cable news, the salaries paid to on-air contributors remain shrouded in mystery, ranging by network and by market demand for the contributor’s expertise. But, because at least 10 former Fox News contributors have served in Donald Trump’s administration and been forced to file financial disclosure forms, a window into the network’s payroll has been …



#BDS

A foreign state is spying on and working to influence
U.S. citizens,and it is organized and sanctioned by
a foreign government (Israel).

"It's a psychological campaign involving spying and smears"

Watch the documentary they didn't want shown:
The Lobby - USA

Episode 1

Episode 22

Episode 3

Episode 4

The story

The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy
(John Mearshimer) (pdf)

Learn more: The Electronic Intifada
  

"Everything AIPAC does is focused on influencing Congress."

Why isn't AIPAC registered
as a foreign lobbyist?


"Greed-dominated capitalism" afflicts the U.S.
So does voter ignorance and stupidity:



The duopoly is one of the most destructive forces in the U.S.
Vote third party - give the duopoly a well-deserved death.

Recommended:

Dispelling the myth that "Nader cost Gore
the 2000 election"

Plutocrats want to turn public schools into
private schools and enrich themselves
at our children's expense
.

Neoliberal Fascism and the Twilight of the Social
(Henry Giroux)

State Policy Network (right wing group):
[Their] "agenda includes opposing President Obama’s health-care program and climate-change regulations, reducing union protections and minimum wages, cutting taxes and business regulations, tightening voting restrictions, and privatizing education."
(Jane Mayer, The New Yorker)


...and don't forget "socialism" for fire departments, police departments,
schools, FEMA, flood insurance, and any government spending
for the public good (e.g., drug testing, health department, etc.).


Donald Trump and the Republicans Work Every Day to
Destroy Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid

(while doing all they can to serve banks, corporations, and the oligarchs)



It's the law:
"participation in rituals of national loyalty cannot be compelled"



LINKS
  ALEC Exposed
(American Legislative Exchange Council) Secretive outfit that brings together corporations and state politicians (largely Republicans) to write corporate-friendly laws
  American Oversight
Keeping an eye on the Trumps and their fellow crooks
  Brennan Center for Justice
At NYU School of Law - defending democracy and justice
 

Center for Media and Democracy

     Sourcewatch

     Exposed by CMD

     PR Watch

  CBPP
Center for Budget and Policy Priorities
  CREW
Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington
  EPI
Economic Policy Institute focusing on low- and middle-income workers
  FAIR
Fairness and Accuracy In Reporting
  Federalist Society (and State Policy Network)
Right-wing outfit promoting "conservative" and libertarian viewpoints
  Future Majority
Goal: Rebuild the Democratic Party
  Mitch McConnell Calls to Cut Social Security, Medicare
  NRDC
Natural Resources Defence Council
  PFAW
People For the American Way
  Right Wing Watch
YOU SHOULD BE OUTRAGED
Corporations

 

 

  Walmart hides $76 billion in offshore tax havens
 DEFENDERS OF OUR (THEORETICAL) FREEDOMS
Defenders of freedom

 

  Public Citizen
  EFF
Electronic Frontier Foundation
Download spyware protection browser add-on Privacy Badger
  ACLU
  National Lawyers Guild

 

 

 

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