As a person who sees the struggle with Russia and China as being about the nationalization of resources, which means the sharing of wealth with the workforce, versus ownership of resources by capitalists who oppress, terrorize, or enslave labor, I find the following articles important this week.
February 12 is the 43rd day of the year, there are 322 days left
Today's number is 12
My Something Old today is not all that Old--only 17 years. I figure nearly twenty years ago can count as Old.
It's Guy Ritchie's movie Snatch.
On Monday Tee Tee Dangerfield, a 32-year-old Atlanta resident became the sixteenth transgender person known to be murdered this year. Dangerfield was found in her car near an apartment complex in College Park suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. She was rushed to Grady Memorial Hospital but did not survive.
Believe it or not, the Dems have endorsed a carpet bagger (shades of the Reconstruction) to run for Dishonest Tom Price's old seat in GA. DNC must now be considered FUC (Fuck Up Central) without any doubt. After cheating Bernie Sanders out of the nomination, they've committed one mis-step after another. Now the Great White Hope Jon Ossof is challenging Repugnants in a deep red district. Problem is he doesn't live there.
STORY OF THE WEEK: The GOP’s Stealth War Against Voters - Will an anti-voter-fraud program designed by one of Trump’s advisers deny tens of thousands their right to vote in November [editors note: more likely 1 to 7.2 million, 85% of who will be people of color]. Plus 14 links with Crosscheck background information.
Hey all. If you know anyone in or near Georgia that can sign a ballot or preferably help get ballot signatures for the Green Party/Jill Stein, give them a shout out (Georgia contact information provided in post). They have 5,500 of the needed 7,500 signatures. They need to get more than 7,500 signatures for a margin of safety. There are many petitioning efforts this weekend.