Voting Is A Right That Californians Are Giving Up Without A Fight
“The major achievement of the Free Society is in the ability to change the status quo without violence, to cast a current practice into limbo and adopt a new one by an election.” Supreme Court Justice William O. Douglas
American Horror Story: The Shameful Truth About The Government’s Secret Experiments
“Of all tyrannies a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. It may be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron’s cruelty may sometimes sleep, his cupidity may at some point be satiated; but those who torment us for our own good will torment us without end for they do so with the approval of their own conscience.”—C.S. Lewis
Why The Controversy Over An Iowa Cartoonist Is No Laughing Matter
In the US, backlash from governments and terrorists is less common than the suffocating grip of advertisers.
Don’t Sleep Through the Revolution: A Graduation Message For A Dark Age
"The world is disintegrating on every front—politically, environmentally, morally—and for the next generation, the future does not look promising."
The Case For More Immigrants
The merits of immigration greatly outweigh the potential disadvantages.
Seymour Hersh: Hillary Approved Sending Libya’s Sarin to Syrian Rebels
Pulitzer prize winning journalist, Serymour Hersh, said "Our policy has always been against him [Assad]. Period". This has actually been the case not only since the Party that Assad leads, the Ba’ath Party, was the subject of a shelved CIA coup-plot in 1957 to overthrow and replace it; but, actually, the CIA’s first coup had been not just planned but was carried out in 1949 in Syria, overthrowing there a democratically elected leader, in order to enable a pipeline for the Sauds’ oil to become
Mnar Muhawesh: A Force to Be Reckoned With
MintPress News publisher Mnar Muhawesh was inspired by her experiences as a child living in Palestine to speak for truth & a free press.
How Zac Goldsmith Imported Donald Trump’s Politics Into Britain
If Zac Goldsmith’s campaign succeeds, it tells every single British Muslim that there is no role for them anywhere in the British democratic system
Venezuela’s Opposition: Attacking Its Own People
The corporate media would have you believe that Venezuela is a dictatorship on the verge of political and economic collapse. But that is not the case.