It doesn't matter how great your marketing campaign is. You can't sell your dog food if the dogs won't eat it.
---Old Madison Avenue proverb
So here we are once more. Another electoral drubbing ...
The following is an excerpt from my forthcoming book, The Culture of Cruelty: How America's Elite Demonize the Poor, Valorize the Rich and Jeopardize the Future (San Francisco: City Lights, 2015) ...
From my own, distant vantage point, it certainly appears that at every turn in the still-unravelling story of the murder of Michael Brown by Officer Darren Wilson, the local status quo has ...
The US has bombed 14 countries in the Muslim world " just since 1980 ."
The US has killed " well over a million " Muslims since 1980.
The heated exchange between Bill Maher and Ben Affleck has stirred up much needed debate about Islam and the Muslim world and how Americans view it.
The debate has centered around the subjects ...
Were that within the scope of my capabilities, that is. I would swan dive into an active volcano, I would bathe in Ebola, I would defy despots, stare into the sun, eat glass and throw myself onto ...
Well, The Hill is reporting that concerns with turnout are finally dawning in the minds of the Party establishment. Just like the waning weeks of 2010.
A Gallup poll last week found ...
So I made a little comment in another diary about how it's not your religious beliefs that matter, it's how you put them into practice. The comment is behind a hidden comment so I won't link it.
Unless you've been living under a rock (which is admittedly difficult), you might be aware of the Ebola virus. And that it has entered the USA –one patient, not exactly an epidemic. And, ...
THIS is how things are in Wisconsin.
A Facebook group calling themselves the " Wisconsin Poll Watcher Militia " (update: page has since disappeared and now it's back!) is threatening armed ...