Are Dead Children The Price of Freedom in America?

The moral perversity that allows one to think that universal healthcare is tyranny but dead school children are the price of freedom is what is corroding the soul of the United States.

A gun-rights activist carries his rifle with an American flag during a "National Day of Resistance" rally at the Utah State Capitol in Salt Lake City, Utah, Feb. 23, 2013. (AP/Rick Bowmer)

There is a sickness eating at the body and soul of my home country, and it is on full view for the world to see. When the news broke on Valentine’s Day that 17 people—mostly young students—had lost their lives in Parkland, Florida, one could be forgiven for being numb. Of the 10 deadliest mass shootings in US history, six have come after 2012.

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The Media’s Hypocritical Coverage Of The Siege Of Mosul

In Mosul, 650,000 civilians are reportedly at risk, and as the U.N. has indicated, half of those being killed in the U.S.-backed operation are civilians.

Displaced men who fled their homes due to fighting between Iraqi security forces and ISIS militants wait for a security check at an Army base, west of Mosul, Iraq, Feb. 26. 2017. (AP/Khalid Mohammed)

(ANALYSIS) --- In order to determine the truth when it comes to the mainstream media’s coverage of American-led offensives in the Middle East, be sure to scroll down to the bottom of any article. This is where the most important information can be found. As can be seen in a BBC report on the U.S.-backed offensive to retake the Iraqi city of Mosul

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Richest 20 People Have More Wealth Than Half Of All Americans

Can we call this neo-feudalism yet?

Published in partnership with ShadowProof. According to a new report by the Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) America’s 20 wealthiest people now own more wealth than the bottom half of the American population combined. IPS calculates the top 20 in the Forbes 400 richest list own more wealth than 152 million people in 57 million

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Don’t Be Fooled By The Political Game: The Illusion Of Freedom In America

“Being a citizen in the American corporate state is much like playing against a stacked deck: you’re always going to lose.”

Americans Don’t Think for Themselves

“The shaping of the will of Congress and the choosing of the American president has become a privilege reserved to the country’s equestrian classes, a.k.a. the 20% of the population that holds 93% of the wealth, the happy few who run the corporations and the banks, own and operate the news and entertainment media, compose the laws and govern the

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VIDEO: Chomsky Takes On Mainstream Media, US Warmongering On RT

Political philosopher Noam Chomsky discusses the dismal state of the American media and the collapse of democracy in preparation for the release of a new documentary about his life.

Noam Chomsky arrives to a conference at the Islamic University in Gaza City, Saturday, Oct. 20 , 2012. Photo: Hatem Moussa/AP

Though he originally entered academia as a linguist and philosopher, Noam Chomsky has become famous for his controversial, thought-provoking writings on global politics and social justice. Indeed, his popularity soared in the late 1960s due to his fierce criticism of the Vietnam War and U.S. foreign policy. Now 86 years old, Chomsky’s opinions

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Kick Open The Doorway To Liberty: What Are We Waiting For?

“Why should we Americans have to put up with the government listening in on our phone calls, spying on our emails, subjecting us to roadside strip searches, and generally holding our freedoms hostage in exchange for some phantom promises of security?”

A Duplin County Sheriff’s Office special response team prepares to shatter a door, and presumably it's owners 4th Amendment rights, during a training exercise.

A Duplin County Sheriff’s Office special response team prepares to shatter a  door, and presumably it's owners 4th Amendment rights, during a training exercise. “The greatness of America lies in the right to protest for right.”—Martin Luther King Jr. Everything this nation once stood for is being turned on its head. Free speech,

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