I Hope I’m Wrong: Afghanistan and biden

From an interview this morning with Leon Panetta, it seems likely that members of the corporate Democratic Party elite are advising Joe Biden to come out and take responsibility for the decision to precipitously withdraw from Afghanistan, and to admit that it was a mistake. It has been reported that when Joe Biden was ViceContinue reading “I Hope I’m Wrong: Afghanistan and biden”

republicans might not like trump but they “don’t regret the supreme court.”

Republicans don’t regret the result of Trump, just Trump

MORNING NOTES: DEMOCRATS SIGNALING A RETURN TO AUSTERITY POLICIES

Under the general category of : We Told You. Joe Biden’s campaign is telling the American people through an advisor and long-time friend of Joe Biden, former Sen. Ted Kaufman, that the Biden administration will not stand up for regular working Americans with economic policy.  “When we get in, the pantry is going to beContinue reading “MORNING NOTES: DEMOCRATS SIGNALING A RETURN TO AUSTERITY POLICIES”

Latin America, the “Democratic” Party and Never-Trumpsters

There are three important stories in the news within the past week relating to Latin America. First, the Trump administration has appointed Elliott Abrams U.S. Special Representative for Iran.  For those of us who have been interested in Latin America for decades, Elliott Abrams is a criminal who is widely despised.  He should be inContinue reading “Latin America, the “Democratic” Party and Never-Trumpsters”

Saturday Morning Articles

SATURDAY MORNING ARTICLE RUN DOWN   USAID plans for coup in Nicaragua https://thegrayzone.com/2020/08/04/usaid-document-nicaragua-coup/   Biden is putting us in bed with the likes of Anna Navarro https://thegrayzone.com/2020/03/01/contras-cnn-ana-navarro-lobbying-corruption/   Trump puts Criminal Elliott Abrams Representative in Iran https://news.yahoo.com/u-iran-envoy-brian-hook-173327817.html   Victims in Epstein Case Get Second Attempt https://news.yahoo.com/epstein-victims-second-chance-justice-181228243.html   Don MaGahn https://www.newsweek.com/other-donald-behind-donald-trump-457514

What Happened to the Democratic Party

For those of you interested in why some of us are so reluctant to jump on the Joe Biden bandwagon, please take the time to listen to this podcast. http://pitchforkeconomics.com/episode/how-neoliberalism-captured-democrats-with-james-kwak/

Head-on conflict with the self-interest of concentrated private capital

The corporate media is a complete waste of time.  They failed us in 2016 and they are spectacularly failing us now.  We must turn to other news sources.  These are excerpts from The Nation Magazine. Grey, Rohan, Nation Manazine, April 20/27 2020). Biden indicated that as president, he would veto Medicare for All legislation becauseContinue reading “Head-on conflict with the self-interest of concentrated private capital”

Interesting Books: Patriotic Dissent

You can listen to an interview with the author on the podcast “Scheer Intelligence.”  https://www.kcrw.com/culture/shows/scheer-intelligence        

Joe Biden says we owe Anita Hill a lot. Well we owe Joe Biden more. We owe him a swift boot in the ass.

Last night, in a CNN townhall, Joe Biden once again gave a response to a question about the Clarence Thomas hearings that was untruthful, evasive, and incoherent. I sat in front of my television and played it back over and over again to make sure I got every word right. I’m going to post theContinue reading “Joe Biden says we owe Anita Hill a lot. Well we owe Joe Biden more. We owe him a swift boot in the ass.”

Joe Biden is Full of it: The Clarence Thomas Hearings

I am still watching the Biden town hall on CNN, but I just want people to hear the bullshit answer Biden just gave to a woman in the audience.  She made the statement that times had changed since the Clarence Thomas hearings, and asked Biden how he had changed and how he would answer peopleContinue reading “Joe Biden is Full of it: The Clarence Thomas Hearings”