Voting Against the Boogeymen - by Mark E. Smith

U.S. voters are pretty evenly divided amongst Democrats and Republicans, with only a very small fraction voting for third parties. Democrats tend to be terrified that the Koch brothers' money will sway elections, while Republicans are fearful that Soros money will sway elections. In truth, both are voting more against the other party than voting for their own party.

Fuck OB People's Co-op! - by Mark E. Smith

I just got the June issue of the Ocean Beach People's Organic Food Co-op News and I'm so angry I can barely type.

Voting Against Values - by Mark E. Smith

Today, while at the organic food cooperative where I do most of my shopping, I ran into one of their founders, a dear man, a good man, and a man I've known for many years and happen to like. He and his wife, the co-op's general manager, helped take the co-op from a hippie storefront thirty years ago, to the multi-million dollar business it is today.

Scheerly He's Joking - by Mark E. Smith

Obamapologist Robert Scheer has just written an article for TruthDig entltled, "Yes We Can, We Did, and Now Obama's Second Term Is Our Responsibility."

The Phony Anti-War Movement - by Glen Ford

(Always nice when academics confirm something I've been saying all along.  --folkie)


A Black Agenda Radio commentary by Glen Ford

Liberals Who Vote for Torture - by Mark E. Smith

Here's a link to the video of some of his less wealthy donors trying to tell Obama to stop torturing Bradley Manning (as if he had any say in the matter):

Chris Hedges "Death of the Liberal Class" at The Sanctuary for Independent Media - (Video)

Unfortunately, while Hedges recognizes that the electoral process is useless, he still hasn't renounced electoral politics. When something is useless, worthless, and valueless, you don't keep using it, you find some way to try to safely dispose of it or recycle it into something that can be useful.

Gibbs Outed as Republican Mole - by Michael Collins


Requiem for the Antiwar Movement - by Cindy Sheehan

“When you vote for war, don't be surprised when you get it.” --Cindy Sheehan “I will send at least two additional combat brigades to Afghanistan.” --Presidential Candidate Barack Obama

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