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According to Paxton: No swastikas in an American fascism, but Stars and Stripes (or Stars and Bars) and Christian crosses. No fascist salute, but mass recitations of the Pledge of Allegiance.
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Peter Dreier: Can Bernie Revive King’s Dream—Fusing the Spirit of Black Lives Matter and Occupy Wall Street?
Throughout American history, advocates for racial justice and economic justice have sometimes been at odds, but they’ve also found common ground. In recent weeks we’ve watched this tension play out in a surprising way, when Black Lives Matters activists disrupted Bernie Sanders rallies to demand that the socialist Senator from Vermont focus more attention on racial inequities. 2,462 more words
Robert Scheer to Chris Hedges: ‘I Will Not Blame’ the American Masses for Imperialism”EvergreeneDigest.org
In the final installment of the seven-part interview on The Real News Network, after columnist Chris Hedges tells the Truthdig Editor-in-Chief Robert Scheer that he thinks the American public has been “far more complicit than you give allowance for,” Scheer gives an impassioned response about his own experience with manipulation of the working class by elites. 693 more words
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“Documents released by WikiLeaks since Assange moved to England,” wrote Al Burke, editor of the online Nordic News Network, an authority on the multiple twists and dangers facing Assange, “clearly indicate that Sweden has consistently submitted to pressure from the United States in matters relating to civil rights.