American politicians are almost unique in failing to learn from history--although M. Macron is giving our pols a run for the money (Rothchild's actually) by suppressing the Yellow Vests. The lesson I am sharing with you is not new. It's 2500 years old in fact and well documented too.
The new 116th Congress starts the new year off in a typical bipartisan fashion, when it comes to Israel, by (almost) unanimously passing H.R.221- Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Act, in an effort to force Trump to hire an Israel propaganda agent. Yes for all those "AOC" fans, that included her and the other one who called Trump a "shut your mouth". Dems: Yay - 226, No - 0.
Don't you just love the smell of AIPAC in the halls of Congress in the afternoon.
We seem to have roughly 10 candidates on the Democratic side. Not all of them have declared, and someone else might throw their hat in, but I think we have a good first roster.
when he isn't being ignored or accused of sexual harassment and hating black people.
I have never published a short essay. To the contrary, I have had to divide most of them into more than one part because I ran out of internet before I could finish the essay. So, please indulge me, just this once, in a simple musical interlude to accompany this story:
For any with hope that Sanders would denounce the party, go full anti-war and run independent in 2020 this won't be hopeful:
Democrats must challenge unnecessary spending and interventions—beginning with the war in Yemen.
BY Bernie Sanders
The global establishment has a formula for any and all popular movements and politicians that threaten the power and wealth of the ruling elite, and they use it a lot.
Is it even possible to oppose the status quo and not be 1) a foreign agent, 2) stupid, and 3) racist? I doubt if Jesus himself returned today, and he denounced the money-lenders, that he wouldn't be "outed" as a lazy, stupid, racist, Putin Puppet.
January 14 is the 14th day of the year
It is also Prickle-Prickle, Chaos 14, 3184 YOLD (discordian)
And let us not forget 126.96.36.199.15 by the Mayan Long Count
MSNBC’s @MeetThePress just used a DailyKos poll to showcase that Bernie is unpopular.. when literally every other poll has him in 1st or 2nd, and he’s been polled as the most popular Senator year after year after year.
Since 1993 the political debate on the left has been about the degree of the Democratic Party's evilness relative to the GOP's evilness, and whether the Dem's evilness is so great that a person can morally vote for them.
Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses, yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest tost to me, I lift my lamp beside the golden door. (Inscription on the Statue of Liberty)