The Aloha factor, Hillary misrepresents Bernie’s record but gets a surprising endorsement, plutocracy plots against Trump, paradigm shift in party politics; R.I.P Keith Emerson… Continue reading Links & Commentary Weekend 3/11-13
Mitt Romney preparing for a brokered convention? Nancy Reagan remembered for ‘Just Say No’ and astrology; Bernie “just says no” to fracking, while Hillary remains noncommittal … Continue reading Links & Commentary 3/7
Black activist thrown out of Clinton fundraiser; Sanders 1995 assessment of Bill Clinton; TV pundits’ conflict of interest exposed; falling oil prices fuel Saudi unrest; comments on Sun-Neptune conjunction… Continue reading Links & Commentary Weekend 2/27-28
Bernie bones up on foreign policy; Republican panic over Trump; Bernie’s remarkable statement on spirituality; Chris Hedges channels Robespierre; hacking the vote; Obama fuels the arms race … Continue reading Links & Commentary 2/26
I have to admit that I’m taking a wicked amount of pleasure watching the news media flail about trying to explain how a Socialist upstart from a state known for maple syrup and a ban on billboards could have interrupted the “inevitable” election of the long-presumed next president of the United States.
When Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders announced last April that he was running for president, he gave fair warning: “People should not underestimate me.” Continue reading The Bern Insurgency