The story of the Essex—rooted in racialized ignorance and fear—offers a valuable lesson in survival for contemporary America.
Saying he was put into office by blue-collar voters serves the interests of top Democrats, Republicans, the dominant media and the big-business elite.
The 44th president’s service to the rich and powerful was foretold, and not just by leftist “carpers.” This is history that matters.
The anti-Trump movement must do more than elevate the political power of corporate-captive Blue America over its Red America counterpart.
The American broadcaster depends on foundations, corporations and wealthy individuals to pay for much of its programming. This private funding undermines the integrity of the "independent" journalism it bankrolls.
It's not humanity alone that threatens life on earth. The bigger culprit is an economic and political system that relies on endless global appropriation of cheap food, energy, raw materials and labor.