For poor people and working people, they have to be subjected to market...– Noam Chomsky, Class Warfare, page. 31 I haven’t made up my mind on free markets, because the supposed “free market” economies are a farce; it’s like calling USSR a socialist state. (via revolutionwillbetumblrized)
Poppycock: ANOTHER IMPORTANT W4C POST: KNOW YOUR... →
pigisapig: IF YOU ARE STOPPED FOR QUESTIONING Stay calm. Don’t run. Don’t argue, resist or obstruct the police, even if you are innocent or police are violating your rights. Keep your hands where police can see them. Ask if you are free to leave. If the officer says yes, calmly and silently walk away. If you are under arrest, you have a right to know why. You have the right to remain silent and...
Head of Libya Doctors: "We are seeing wounds...
thelibyanrevolution: Some of you have sent us comments saying that these images were too graphic, and although I disagree to censorship and believe you should all see them just to get a clear idea of what is going on…I wouldn’t want to trigger a panic attack from any trauma survivors. So please, click the READ MORE to see the picture. Read More
Bush Refuses to Share Stage With Assange →
Saying he would not share the stage with someone who has “willfully and repeatedly done great harm to the interests of the United States,” Bush dropped out of a schedule appearance. It’s amazing how a guy who killed 4000 American soldiers, launched two illegal wars, killed hundreds of thousands of Iraqis, sold out our environment to corporations, spied illegally on US citizens, tortured any...
Hitchens Calls for Some Kind of Undefined Action... →
Noted war apologist Christopher Hitchens spends a page thinking of synonyms for coward while calling for the US to do something (never defining that something) in Libya. Of course, he never seems to grasp that any kind of foreign action would play right into Qaddafi’s hands. After all, it would only help the former revolutionary to be able to point to Western intervention in his country and...
Petraeus Alleges Afghans Burn Own Children →
Seriously, WTF? I think Betray-us is a more accurate description now more than ever.
Pablo Neruda, The Art of Poetry No. 14 →
fuckyeahlatinamericanhistory: “I have never thought of my life as divided between poetry and politics,” Pablo Neruda said in his September 30, 1969, acceptance speech as the Chilean Communist Party candidate for the presidency. “I am a Chilean who for decades has known the misfortunes and difficulties of our national existence and who has taken part in each sorrow and joy of the people. I am...
Palestinian Education: Teaching Peace or War? →
This is what our government spends its time doing. Can you imagine a committee being held on “Israeli Education: Teaching Peace or War?” Also, three of the witnesses are explicitly pro-Israel organizations.
Marx's Capital →
Reading it right now.
The United States is extremely lucky that no honest, charismatic figure has...– noam chomsky (via libirate)