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Trump's 'Muslim Ban' Is Not An Exception In US History

In this perceptive piece,  Stanley L Cohen,  an attorney and human rights activist who has done extensive work in the Middle East and Africa,  he  argues that ” The US has long targeted immigrants and American citizens alike for no reason other than heritage, race or religion. 113 more words

Palestinians Are Either in Exile or in Prison


Today we look at two nouns rooted in  Palestinian history 

1948 N a K B a

1967 N a K S a

Languages based on a root system are dendritic — consider trees, rivers, fractals.. 415 more words


What's an Empire without an Emperor?

The US chief executive has long kept all Earth inhabitants under his imperious thumb — it’s the thumb that presses the scale of balances down. An… 396 more words

Stanley Cohen

Who benefits from public fear?

Kiah Earl

Moral panics maintains hegemony and serve to justify the agendas of those in positions of power (ex. government, CEOs).

Hegemony: the social, cultural, ideological, or economic influence exerted by a dominant group. 287 more words

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Chris Hedges Interviews Stanley Cohen

I now report back on my favorite human rights attorney (bar none), Stanley Cohen. I am here to put his name forward. A good place to start is his blog:  275 more words


Chris Hedges: Halfway to Freedom

Dandelion Salad

with Chris Hedges

RT America on Aug 28, 2016

On this week’s episode of On Contact, Chris Hedges discusses the business of privately-run halfway houses with civil rights attorney Stanley Cohen.

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