THURSDAY UPDATE: Ukraine, Corporate Media Pablum

THURSDAY 4 MAY 2022 Podcast: “Gaslit Nation” Interview with Anne Nelson.  How the Evangelical Right exploited the anti-democratic nature of our electoral system to get us where we are.  MSNBC: The Last Word Last night, Lawrence O’Donnell made the wonderful point that even though Republican members of the Supreme court don’t care about our privacy,Continue reading “THURSDAY UPDATE: Ukraine, Corporate Media Pablum”

The Aim is to Smash the Table: The Power Worshipers by Katherine Stewart

The Power Worshipers Notes on an Interview on CSPAN with author Katherine Stewart Katherine Stewart in a CSPAN interview, points out that Trump wouldn’t be in office without the “Christina nationalists.”  There is a myth that these people “held their noses” and voted for Trump in a transactional way, but that is not true.  ThisContinue reading “The Aim is to Smash the Table: The Power Worshipers by Katherine Stewart”

Afternoon Thoughts: Impeachment, Narrow Focus, Jerry Falwall Jr., Bill Barr and Universities

Some thoughts at the end of the day: Matt Miller said on MSNBC tonight that the Democrats were trying to hurry along the impeachment investigation out of fairness. He maintains they don’t think it’s fair to drag it out longer because it’s an election year.    Is this really what they’re saying?  Can they beContinue reading “Afternoon Thoughts: Impeachment, Narrow Focus, Jerry Falwall Jr., Bill Barr and Universities”