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Let's really talk about fascism part 3 - The Nazi Myth by Philippe Lacoue-Labarthe and Jean-Luc Nancy

Much attention and tons of media coverage has been given to the rise of far-right wing parties and neo-Nazi fascist organizations in post 2008 Europe, shaken by a relentless grand-scale debt crisis (an inevitable result of the global crisis and a series of serious mishandlings by Eurozone’s leadership), generally considered as THE factor which paved the way for the resurgence of a (not too old) european disease: Nazi fascism.  469 more words

Politics & Economy

Nation —Dumber by the Second

The City of Fargo North Dakota has determined that day-care aged children are drinking too much juice, and so they’ve imposed an ordinance on the people of that fair city that provides, “Only 100 percent juice shall be permitted, and children shall receive no more than six ounces per day.   179 more words

Nanny State

OH DEAR, OOOHHHHH DEAR~!

ELECTIONS

are coming soon to a Democracy near you. Specifically, to us. In New Zealand, God’s Own Country aka Godzone.

YOU GET—

—the government you deserve. 899 more words

Propaganda

CBS News: Video: See it Now: Edward R. Murrow on Senator Joe McCarthy: No Fear From 1954

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger

This was not commentary on Edward R. Murrow’s part, but Ed Murrow accurately describing the dangerous actions of Senator Joe McCarthy who was the Chairman of the Select Committee on Communists in Government. 63 more words

American History

CBS News: Video: See it Now: Edward R. Murrow on Senator Joe McCarthy: No Fear From 1954

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger

This was not commentary on Edward R. Murrow’s part, but Ed Murrow accurately describing the dangerous actions of Senator Joe McCarthy who was the Chairman of the Select Committee on Communists in Government. 63 more words

American History

If militant atheists formed their own country, what would it look like?

Here is a story about North Korea from the UK Telegraph about a government run by atheists, for atheists.

Excerpt:

Christian missionaries have set up an extraordinary network of front companies – including tour agencies, bakeries, factories, farms, schools and orphanages – in order to spread the Gospel inside North Korea.

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News

Palestinian solidarity strengthened, Hamas influence weakened

No one who took part in the rally and march in Auckland July 19 in solidarity with the people of Gaza against the murderous Israeli assault could fail to be impressed with the size, militancy, and political unity demonstrated in that action. 2,082 more words

Class Struggle