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The Murder Machine

I’d like to introduce an interesting and unusual song sent to me by a band called Yearning Curve. Instead of interpreting an archived song, they’ve used snippets of the text from Pádraig Pearse’s 1914 essay ‘The Murder Machine’ in a new composition. 353 more words

Song Entry

Shooting an Elephant -Bits of Orwell.

This is one of the pieces that made Orwell famous. The full text can be seen at the bottom. What is your favorite short story? 384 more words

It was a US-instigated Ukrainian coup

Spot on analysis from the United States Peace Council

Once again the U.S. establishment is promoting another violent coup d’etat as a democratic uprising. Troops are moving, planes are flying, ships are advancing, war threats are being thrown. 860 more words

Solidarity

Doomed US Targets China and Russia by Finian Cunningham

by Finian Cunningham
Writer, Dandelion Salad
East Africa
Crossposted from PressTV
April 23, 2014

US President Barack Obama kicks off his East Asia tour this week with a threat of military aggression towards China at the same time that vice president Joe Biden was stepping up similar provocations to Russia over the Ukraine crisis. 1,123 more words

Politics

WHAT I HEAR WHEN THEY SAY…..

WHAT I HEAR WHEN THEY SAY…..
“The gradual extension of our settlements will as certainly cause the savage, as the wolf, to retire; both being beasts of prey, (though) they differ in shape” -Thomas Jefferson-1783… 645 more words

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