A Meditation, Odd News, and Musical Sharing
|By: knowbuddhau Friday January 8, 2010 12:45 pm|
In her inimitable style, Laura Flanders takes on the central myth of the Washington Post‘s propaganda regarding Uganda, busting down to size their hubris and reminding this poet of Naomi Klein’s words from over two years ago. It’s all about the deliberate weaponization of myths and rhetoric to jack electorates to hell and stick us with the bill in every way. Even John Oliver is getting in on the act.
|By: KarenM Monday December 21, 2009 6:10 pm|
American Exceptionalism is not what it once was. Where once we were standard-bearers of excellence in human rights, enterprise, technology, education, longevity and health… now, we are near the bottom in most of these categories, at least among more civilized nations.