Tags » Meet The New Boss The Same As The Old Boss

Obama Expands Surveillance Powers on His Way Out by Kate Tummarello (Action Alert)

Dandelion Salad

by Kate Tummarello
Electronic Frontier Foundation, Jan. 12, 2017
January 14, 2017

With mere days left before President-elect Donald Trump takes the White House, President Barack Obama’s administration just finalized rules to make it easier for the nation’s intelligence agencies to share unfiltered information about innocent people. 499 more words


Why Release the Torture Report Now by David Swanson

by David Swanson
Writer, Dandelion Salad
Let’s Try Democracy
January 6, 2017

A young man was tortured in Chicago this week. It wasn’t an act of the Chicago police. 985 more words


The U.S. Government Has Essentially Created A Ministry of Truth

Dandelion Salad

TheRealNews on Dec 31, 2016

Obama’s Recently-Signed National Defense Authorization Act Includes A ‘Countering Disinformation and Propaganda Act’. The Intercept’s Alex Emmons Explains.

76 more words

David Swanson: How Will Trump Wield Obama’s Modernized Nukes?

with David Swanson
Writer, Dandelion Salad
December 23, 2016

TheRealNews on Dec 23, 2016

The President-elect’s off-the-cuff, ignorant and inconsistent remarks suggests he’s either a cynical war profiteer or a true believer in the American myth that more militarism leads to fewer wars, says Noble Prize nominee David Swanson.

289 more words

John Pilger: The Media Blackout on the Blockade of China and Threat of Nuclear War

Dandelion Salad

with John Pilger

goingundergroundRT on Dec 3, 2016

We speak to award winning journalist and filmmaker John Pilger about his newest film, The Coming War with China.

190 more words

I Would Love to Share in Your Incredulity by Thomas S. Harrington

Dandelion Salad

by Thomas S. Harrington
Common Dreams, Nov. 10, 2016
November 13, 2016

I would love to share, my liberal friend, in your sense of incredulity about the election of Donald Trump to the presidency of United States. 737 more words


Does The Lesser Evil Lead To Less Evil?

Dandelion Salad

Editorial Staff
November 4, 2016

We urge our readers to vote against Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton by voting for the independent left alternative to the two-party status quo: Jill Stein of the Green Party. 2,245 more words