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What Trump Needs to Learn About Protests – The New Yorker

Gentle Reader – Dissent is as American as our Republic. The very Republican Party that spent 8 years blocking every program President Obama attempted to put into place is in no position to be telling us to “just pull together”. … Continue reading

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Dangerous Idiots: How the Liberal Media Elite Failed Working-Class Americans | Portside

Gentle Reader – We ignore the coalition of Roosevelt at our peril. —————————————– http://portside.org/2016-10-16/dangerous-idiots-how-liberal-media-elite-failed-working-class-americans Sarah Smarsh The Guardian October 13, 2016     Trump supporters are not the caricatures journalists depict – and native Kansan Sarah Smarsh sets out to … Continue reading

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Notes From a Very Close Election | Portside

Gentle Reader – Another analytic piece attempting to assist us in our understanding of what we missed, how we made this error.   http://portside.org/2016-11-14/notes-very-close-election Notes From a Very Close Election In the Trump era it is the movement that Sanders … Continue reading

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Labor Leaders Deserve Their Share of the Blame for Donald Trump’s Victory | Portside

http://portside.org/2016-11-13/labor-leaders-deserve-their-share-blame-donald-trump%e2%80%99s-victory   Labor Leaders Deserve Their Share of the Blame for Donald Trump’s Victory Printer-friendly version Radicals have long argued that American labor leaders are not only isolated from their rank and file, but actually have a set of interests … Continue reading

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Tomgram: Engelhardt, Through the Gates of Hell | TomDispatch

Gentle Reader – Blowback, indeed. We are about to reap the whirlwind. ————————————– http://www.tomdispatch.com/post/176210/tomgram%3A_engelhardt%2C_through_the_gates_of_hell/#more Tomgram: Engelhardt, Through the Gates of Hell Posted by Tom Engelhardt at 6:39pm, November 12, 2016. Follow TomDispatch on Twitter @TomDispatch. Empire of Chaos  With President … Continue reading

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Press Release from Senator Harry Reid

Gentle Reader – This man is not a firebrand, not a radical. If he’s worried, we should worry. ——————————- November 11, 2016 | Press Releases Washington, D.C. – Nevada Senator Harry Reid released the following statement about the election of … Continue reading

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America’s Dark Underbelly Is Now Its Face

Gentle Reader – yet another piece trying to understand how we could have made this historic error. ————— America’s Dark Underbelly is now its Face Nov. 13, 2016 By Peter Certo | (Otherwords.org) | – – Trump’s core supporters were … Continue reading

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As Der Donald-Inspired Hate Crimes Grow, US Universities at Risk

Gentle Reader – A Leader whose policies include extreme nationalism and racism make up a part of the definition of fascism. We can’t say we weren’t warned. Even Hitler was just a third rate racist until he gained all power. … Continue reading

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Post-Election Empathy

Gentle Reader – it may be me, my own flawed character or even lack of “pedigree”, but I’ve thought for years that way too much attention is given the brainiacs on the East Coast. Here is a beautiful and haunting … Continue reading

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Lies in the Guise of News in the Trump Era

Gentle Reader – The next months in our United States will be fraught. How many of our people could have been convinced to vote for a fraud, a charlatan, a self-described abuser of women is a question that will consume … Continue reading

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