R Cobb’s great satirical image aside, this diary features Glen Ford’s ‘Black Lives Matter Founder Launches Huge Project to Shrink Black Lives’, blackagendareport.com, June 6, 2019 (BAR essays are all CC)
Just a drive by piece...
When Bernie ran in 2016 I watched almost every speech. This season I'm a bit more jaded, but I must admit to being inspired by Tulsi's sessions. Thought some of you might enjoy this gathering today in NYC. (32 min)
Who defeated Nazi Germany?
It seems the answer is "Hollywood".
Oops! New York Times corrects Skripal story, says no ‘dead ducks’ or ‘sick kids’ from ‘Novichok’, 6 Jun, 2019, RT.com
“The New York Times has corrected a report that UK officials had shared photos with the CIA depicting children and animals who’d been exposed to the so-called Novichok nerve agent after coming into contact with the Skripals.
It's no secret that much of the world wants to break away from using the U.S. dollar for its overseas trade and financial transactions. It's also no secret that Russia and China have been working together and allocating considerable resources on this project for financial independence since 2009.
June 6th, 1944, it was a day. The Longest Day according to some because (of course) advance units were already in motion on June 5th.
I duly bemoan the sad state of Historical Pedagogy (minds out of the gutter folks, could have used "instruction" but I like to be obnoxious) that allows the Atlantic Powers (I'm looking at you England and France too) to imagine that it was in any way (except one I shall mention at the end) pivotal and critical to the defeat of the European Axis Powers.
Nazi Germany was already beaten and had been for years.
Comrades! Allow me to send you greetings from the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, Worker's Paradise! Each Independent Republic is a Representative Democracy of the Proletariat with a delegation in the United Federation. Political Parties? There is only one Political Party, just the way Madison and Jefferson intended.
WE ARE NOT RUSSIA!
Perish the thought.
Russia's infamous troll farm conducted a campaign on Twitter before the 2016 elections that was larger, more coordinated and more effective than previously known, from cybersecurity firm Symantec out Wednesday concluded.
Well, the Democratic war on progressives was on full display this past weekend as Tulsi spoke at the California Democratic Convention on Saturday along with other Democratic luminaries and candidates. Tulsi's speech was messed with--of course--unlike every other person's speech.