NY Times Fails in Review of George Orwell’s 1984

NY Times Fails in Review of George Orwell’s 1984

The New York Times praising George Orwell’s 1984 is like Joseph Goebbels giving the eulogy at William Kunstler’s funeral. The Times declares the novel a must read, but one wonders if the article’s author Michiko Kakutani, appreciates the irony of an Orwell...
Why Trump wants to scrap the Iran deal

Why Trump wants to scrap the Iran deal

Trump wants to scrap the Iran nuclear deal. One can postulate as to the reasons. To create profits for the war machine and oil companies. To hurt the Russia Iran alliance. To bolster Saudi Arabia and Israel. To protect the corporate proxy army ISIS. To usher in WW 3....
NYC Developers Build Another Absentee Oligarch Luxury Skyscraper

NYC Developers Build Another Absentee Oligarch Luxury Skyscraper

Manhattan rents rocket to the upper stratosphere as a Goldman Sachs financed Empire State Building sized plutocrat condominium called 53W53 drives more of the working/middle class out of the city. They turned a once vibrant and diverse city into a sterile island of...
Dennis Kucinich urges UN to ban nuclear weapons

Dennis Kucinich urges UN to ban nuclear weapons

One of the greatest existential threats facing the human race and the planet is the proliferation of nuclear weapons. Our government has reached such a level of suicidal insanity that talk of US nuke reduction has become as fantastical as sprouting wings and skiing...
Chris Hedges on “The Silencing of Dissent”

Chris Hedges on “The Silencing of Dissent”

As the US sinks rapidly into the abyss of high tech-low consciousness neoliberal totalitarianism, the push to silence critics of the system increases proportionally to the rate of descent. Clintonite Corporate Democrats, Lindsey Graham Neocon Republicans, and Trump...