If you haven’t been listening to the Political Context podcast, you’ve been missing in-depth conversations with great progressive activists, organizers, writers and thinkers. All the podcasts are permanently archived at blogtalkradio.com, so you can listen to them and download them any time. We are also on iTunes! On October 20, Christine Owens, Executive Director of
In their scathing “open letter” (whereby they appoint themselves judge, trial, jury and executioner – advising people that Evo Morales is essentially corrupt and has lost all support), The U.S. Democracy Centre states: The events of the past week represent something new rising in Bolivia. The people – who have now listened to many Morales
Evo Morales is Bolivia’s first-ever Indigenous president. In his January 2006 inaugural speech, Morales’s focus was the years of discrimination against Indians, and he compared Bolivia to apartheid-era South Africa. Morales hailed the election as the end of the Colonial and Neo-Liberal Era. In October 2009, Morales was named “World Hero of Mother Earth” by
Part III of an investigative report on Tar Sands Action and the Paralysis of a Movement “The masses have never thirsted after truth. They turn aside from evidence that is not to their taste, preferring to deify error, if error seduce them. Whoever can supply them with illusions is easily their master; whoever attempts to
Part II of an Investigative Report into Tar Sands Action & the Paralysis of a Movement We have now reached a new level of subservient conditioning in an action ironically titled “Stop the Machine.” If the freedom fighters from liberation armies and resistance fronts read “the rules” that the organizers have established in order to
The Spin Doctors | Spinning the Potential for Abrupt and Catastrophic Climate Change “Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.” – Aldous Huxley It is now beyond obvious that those who control the world’s economy are hell-bent on burning all of our planet’s remaining fossil fuels – including those that not long
Why go blogging when you can go jogging? Our brief discussions of Wisconsin, Cory Morningstar’s climate change article, and Robert Applebaum’s radion show.