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Shocked into Submission

Who would have thunk it that Republican voters were so shocked into submission by corporate media, their insanity defense was valid. C’mon, the outdated 20th Century politics of sizing up individuals as a source of money, power, sex, or influence, was a scam perpetrated by a few predatory and conservative billionaires. 56 more words

The Fables Of Corporate Media

Did the left win the 20th century?

Last week I received a complimentary 100th year anniversary copy of the New Statesman. I have to say I have thoroughly enjoyed reading the archived essay from John Maynard Keynes on the case for intervention and Will Self talking about his pessimistic outlook.   552 more words


Tony Rudt: A brilliant mind in a great collection of essays

Absolutely terrific. This collection of amazing political essays will provoke, stimulate and engage you, whether or not you agree with the insights that unfold herein.  These are insightful critical appreciations of keynote thinkers in the 20th century, including brilliant essays on… 134 more words

Women's Rights

Running Steel, Running America

Running Steel, Running America: Race Economic, Policy, and the Decline of Liberalism by Judith Stein 

Few subjects are as controversial and hotly contested in modern American historiography than the decline and collapse of New Deal liberalism. 734 more words

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