it’s not the job of the government to protect people. It’s the job of the government to make money for people (our people): FDA and aduhelm

A day after a Fox News anchor, Brian Kilmeade, argued that it was not the job of the government to protect people, the NYT is reporting that the FDA approved the use of a drug, Aducanumab, manufactured by Biogen when there was no conclusive evidence that the drug was effective in treating Alzheimer’s. As isContinue reading “it’s not the job of the government to protect people. It’s the job of the government to make money for people (our people): FDA and aduhelm”

The majority report: stuart stevens, they still don’t get it.

https://majorityreportradio.com/2020/09/02/9-2-why-the-republican-party-was-always-a-lie-w-stuart-stevens If you really want to learn something about politics and the coming “election,” I suggest you start listening to podcasts. The corporate media is useless. They are intellectually masturbating on top of a pile of verbal garbage waiting to catch fire. This is a particularly fascinating episode of the Majority Report, where Sam SederContinue reading “The majority report: stuart stevens, they still don’t get it.”

Republican Government Working for You: Government is Just Something else to Sell

Forbes Article https://www.forbes.com/sites/michelatindera/2020/07/21/how-donald-trump-moved-millions-from-his-campaign-donors-to-his-private-business/#699ed38735cc “Donald Trump has not given a dime to his reelection campaign, opting instead to fund the entire effort with his donors’ money. His business, meanwhile, has continued to charge the campaign for things like food, lodging and rent. The result is that $2.2 million of contributions from other people has turned intoContinue reading “Republican Government Working for You: Government is Just Something else to Sell”

Notes from “Hiding in Plain Sight” by Sarah Kenzior

The Bellwether of American Decline “…the facts make you wish they were fiction, but that is all the more reason we need to hear them.” Greitens, governor of Missouri “Whereas once mere publicity about his scandals would have prompted resignation, Greitens proved that hanging on to executive power to dodge or manipulate prosecution remains aContinue reading “Notes from “Hiding in Plain Sight” by Sarah Kenzior”

Alternative Media: Trump Watch Podcast

As the corporate media becomes more and more useless in covering the Trump/Republican administration and the coronavirus crisis, we must seek alternative sources of news. Try the “Trump Watch” Podcast. In the April 16 episode, they do an interview with John Nichols from the Nation Magazine about the attempt by the Republicans to control votingContinue reading “Alternative Media: Trump Watch Podcast”

Thursday Night Blog Notes: Scams, Coronavirus, Free-For-All, Meaningless Statistics, Trump, Corruption, Graft, Greed

Thursday Night Blog Notes I can’t even keep up with the Trump scams surrounding this coronavirus crisis. Brian Kemp, the governor of Georgia, is claiming that he just now learned that asymptomatic people could pass on the coronavirus to other people. Every day there’s another presser with Trump congratulating corporate CEOs and touting meaningless statistics.Continue reading “Thursday Night Blog Notes: Scams, Coronavirus, Free-For-All, Meaningless Statistics, Trump, Corruption, Graft, Greed”