Monday’s ‘Rachel Maddow Show’ was a good example of the problem of both ‘Republican’ and ‘Democratic’ mainstream political shows: screw serious evidence, we’ve got some bonding to do! As mainly Daily Howler but also me points out.
|By: fairleft Thursday October 21, 2010 2:22 pm|
|By: fairleft Tuesday October 19, 2010 4:24 pm|
This November, send California Senator Barbara Boxer a human rights for Palestinians message. Photos.
|By: fairleft Wednesday October 13, 2010 12:44 pm|
Real News: A senior Palestinian official demands that Israel show the world its borders; if it does so, and the West Bank and East Jerusalem are not included, then the Palestinians will recognize Israel any which way it wants.
|By: fairleft Monday October 11, 2010 2:35 pm|
Only 19.3% of Senate Dems oppose cuts in Social Security, if signing onto to the equivalent of House member Raul Grijalva’s “No Cuts” resolution is a reasonable indicator. As far as you should be concerned, that means 80.7% of Senate Dems support cuts. And things are a little better in the House, where 43.9% of Democrats have signed onto Grijalva’s resolution. What are we gonna do about it?
|By: fairleft Thursday October 7, 2010 2:25 pm|
Amira Hass asks what delays treatment of a 47-year-old Palestinian woman in desperate need of medical tets, other than the desire to punish and bully someone who opposes occupation?
|By: fairleft Monday October 4, 2010 9:48 am|
Matt Taibbi gives Obama obscene cover while pretending to tell the story of how the hedge fund multimillionaires managed to get their obscene 50% income tax break to survive.
|By: fairleft Wednesday September 29, 2010 12:31 pm|
I’m offering the following to fill out on last week’s very brief diary (see P.S. 2 for a belated explanation in reaction to the execution of the original).
|By: fairleft Wednesday September 22, 2010 10:54 am|
Why are there no openly gay U.S. heroes killing Afghan peasants?!
|By: fairleft Wednesday September 15, 2010 12:39 pm|
Recent elite left/right media discussion and non-discussion of schools demonstrates, as Bob Somerby of Daily Howler says, that ‘no one cares about black kids!’
|By: fairleft Friday September 10, 2010 10:01 am|
The only thing beautiful about the internet mainstream ‘news’, aside from the visuals, are the subversive anti-corporate-rule comment sections. The gas line explosion catastrophe near San Francisco provides an excellent example.