Exactly twelve years ago today, I posted a blog on this site about Halloween and the coming election, called “The Demons in our Midst: Political Fear Mongering and the Coming Election.” 293 more words
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Fightback asked for three perspectives from social justice campaigners over whether they would advise anti-capitalists to vote Green in the New Zealand election this October. 3,071 more words
It’s poignant to recall today that, after the election of Barack Obama to the US presidency in 2008, some commentators wrote hopefully of an impending “post-racial” American society, wherein historic divisions between black and white citizens would at last be surmounted. 569 more words
I Awaken every Morning Asking Myself the same Question; “How did our Nation Go from having a Great Man as our President to the Worst?
In 2008 the American people elected a brilliant patriot who inherited the worst situation in modern times. Barrack Obama faced a near depression; the result of another Republican’s failed fiscal policies; two unwinnable wars; and a growing deficit. 894 more words