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PORTLAND: Fascist Rally Meets Resistance, Earns Trump Approval

By Larisa Shepitko

On Saturday, August 17, members of the Proud Boys and other assorted reactionary groups held a rally in Portland, Oregon, claiming that the rally was in protest of domestic terrorism perpetrated by “antifa.” The gathering was as an attempt to embolden the broad far-right, who are dusting off their American flags for the upcoming Trump campaign rallies, however the majority of the fascist-led protest requested a police escort out of the area by early afternoon. 535 more words

The Amazon Rainforest Inferno Needs Persona

It doesn’t seem real until you can be right there to see it for yourself.  We’re watching the house burn around us and we’re still NOT believing in fire.  143 more words

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Book Review: Me the People: How Populism Transforms Democracy

New York Journal of Books

“In Me the People, Nadia Urbinati has produced an exceptional scholarly work on a highly relevant socio-political phenomenon.”

From Latin America and the United States to Europe, Africa and Asia, populism has a long history around the world. 919 more words