Monthly Archives: July 2019

They look white but say they’re black: a small town in Ohio wrestles with race — O Society

  “I’m 53 years old, and that’s all I’ve ever been raised as: black,” Shreck says. “So if you’re taught that from when I’m old enough to understand, up to when you’re a grown woman, then [it’s] born and bred in you and you’re automatically black.” As first reported in State of the Re:Union, most […]

“United States” to Imperial America: Our Hidden Empire

The Child Detentions at the Border Are Part of a Larger Plan — Truthdig RSS

Lately, I’ve been thinking about the Grimms’ fairy tale Hansel and Gretel. Terrified by cruel conditions at home, the brother and sister flee, winding their way, hungry and scared, through unknown woods. There, they encounter an old woman who lures them in with promises of safety. Instead, she locks one of them in a cage… via […]

Government by Blackmail: Epstein, Trump’s Mentor and the Dark Secrets of the Reagan Era — Covert Geopolitics

Jeffrey Epstein, the billionaire who now sits in jail on federal charges for the sex trafficking of minors, has continued to draw media scrutiny in the weeks after his arrest on July 6. Part of the reason for this continued media interest is related to Epstein’s alleged relationship to the intelligence services and new information about […]

Real climate change — Brasscheck TV

Can the climate change dramatically? It sure can Can the climate change dramatically? It sure can. With or without “greenhouse gases.” A lesson from Randall Carlson on the rapid – and often fatal – fluctuations of temperature that have characterized life on earth in recent years. Go to 13:50 and see what the earth looked… via […]

Who Invented the Internet – A Full History — Global Research

The internet has become a staple of modern life. We use it to shop for what we need and want, talk to friends and family, run businesses, meet new people, watch movies and TV, and pretty much everything you can think of. In short, it has given birth to a new age in human history. Below […]

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez joins House Democrats in vote for Trump war budget — World Socialist Web Site (en)

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Rashida Tlaib, both members of the Democratic Socialists of America, voted for a bill that includes a record $738 billion for the military. […] The most politically significant backing for the budget—and its record $738 billion for the Pentagon—came from Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Rashida Tlaib, the two representatives who are members of the […]