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Reflections on an Illegitimate President

Over 80 years ago  Sinclar Lewis wrote a book, It Can’t Happen Here.

Doremus Jessup, the protagonist of Sinclair Lewis’s 1935 novel “It Can’t Happen Here,” sees something dark and terrible brewing in American politics — the potential for “a real fascist dictatorship” led by the up-and-coming populist candidate Berzelius Windrip. 

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Why we should applaud Trump's tariffs...

Via GP

Have Progressives lost their tiny minds? We protested in Seattle against a tariff-free world in which workers in every nation are pitted in a contest to see who will work for lowest wages. 149 more words


Investigative reporter Greg Palast on Kris Kobach's 'voter fraud' commission...


Dennis J. Bernstein: In Berkeley I’m Dennis Bernstein. You’re listening to Flashpoints on Pacifica Radio. We’re delighted to welcome back Greg Palast, author of The Best Democracy Money Can Buy, now a film, updated and released on Amazon. 2,537 more words


How JFK Saved MLK’s Life And So Won The Presidency by Greg Palast

by Greg Palast
Writer, Dandelion Salad
Greg Palast’s website
January 15, 2018

It was a Republican, Martin Luther King Sr., who made John Kennedy president of the United States — for JFK’s saving Daddy King’s son, Martin Jr., from lynching. 721 more words


Greg Palast | How JFK Saved MLK’s Life and So Won the Presidency

It was just three weeks before the presidential election, a race too close to call. This was a crisis. Three Southern governors warned the Kennedys that any help for Dr. 675 more words


'I went to school with the Vegas shooter'...


When we were at Francis Polytechnic High in Sun Valley, Steve Paddock and I were required to take electrical shop class. At Poly and our junior high, we were required to take metal shop so we could work the drill presses at the GM plant. 854 more words


The Best Voter Suppression Money Can Buy

Important. The Donald put the fox in charge of the hen house.

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