Welcome, New Readers!

Pinned post. The post below was originally published in 2018. I like to repost it periodically in order to better connect with new readers to this site. One thing that is particularly interesting is to review the three articles in the link below, which are nearly 20 years […]

Daily News Digest: May 16, 2022 The Week

Peter  Weber Why ‘the Russian army just isn’t very good’ Grayson  Quay A weekend of mass shootings across America Brigid  Kennedy Don’t panic! What experts say to do in a volatile market Sponsored content from SmartAsset 7 Secrets Smart Professionals Use to Choose Financial Advisors Brigid  Kennedy Pros […]

Symposium: The End of Roe?

New York Review of Books In the second part of our symposium about the future of abortion in America, David Cole, Meaghan Winter, Sue Halpern, Sherrilyn Ifill, Catherine Coleman Flowers, Elizabeth Reese, and Melissa Gira Grant consider the ramifications of the Supreme Court’s draft decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health […]

Abortion, the Christian right, and antifascism

Matthew Lyons, a leading “antifascist” intellectual, actually has a pretty good definition of fascism. ” a revolutionary form of right-wing populism, inspired by a totalitarian vision of collective rebirth, that challenges capitalist political and cultural power while promoting economic and social hierarchy. ” See the Lyons article here. […]

The Ukraine War and Materiel

by Peter Zeihan on May 16, 2022 The Ukrainian military has been punching well above their weight, something I touched upon in an earlier video. The assessment of the Ukrainians and their success comes partly from Russia’s inability to achieve key objectives, such as seizing Kyiv or achieving […]

White supremacist, 18, DENIES killing ten people – including hero ex cop who tried to stop him – as he is arraigned after livestreaming mass shooting at Buffalo supermarket

By Ap and Buffalo News and Ronnie Reyes and Janon Fisher For Dailymail.Com At least 10 people were killed and three were reported injured after a gunman opened fire inside a Buffalo supermarket on Saturday while livestreaming  Payton Gendron, 18, had the n-word scrawled on his rifle, targeted […]

Mothers & the Disappeared

The Signal How bad is the Taliban’s recent clampdown on women? Heather Barr on a new catastrophe for human rights in Afghanistan. Isaak Alexandre The Ministry for Propagation of Virtue and Prevention of Vice issued the decree on behalf of the Taliban on Saturday, May 7: The women of […]

Left News Digest: May 15, 2022 The Intercept

Baby Formula Industry Successfully Lobbied to Weaken Bacteria Safety Testing Standards Lee Fang The current formula shortage is traced in part to a contamination-induced shutdown at a key manufacturing plant. READ MORE →   Israel Admits It Might Have Killed Journalist, Attacks Her Funeral Robert Mackey Israeli police […]

Daily News Update: May 15, 2022 The Week

Brigid  Kennedy Would cameras in the Supreme Court help build trust? Brendan  Morrow Why Mario Batali was acquitted in his sexual misconduct trial William  Falk The next Prohibition Advertisement from Wisebread Insanely High Paying Cash Back Cards With No Annual Fee The Week  Staff Abortion: Should corporations take […]

Breaking Points: 05 10 22 AMA Full Show

Krystal and Saagar answer your questions about future speaking engagements, good news outlets. elites being alright with recession, Bernie bros, and breaking points behind the scenes! Public Speaking: 0:00 – 1:22 Good Outlets: 1:23 – 3:30 Recession: 3:31 – 6:17 Bernie Bros: 6:18 – 9:11 Behind the Scenes: […]

The Lawyers Who Ate California: Part II

By Matt Taibbi The Activision Case, and the beginning of Tesla. Taking a strategy imported from the Department of Labor, the DFEH launches a series of media-centric cases. The failure of the federal case against Oracle had wide-ranging repercussions. For one thing, the firm moved its headquarters out […]

Biden urges investigation of Israeli cops

Will the killing of Shireen Abu Akleh have the same effect on US-Israel relations as the Jamal Khashoggi killing on US-Saudi relations? The US ruling class appears to be fragmenting into a European-oriented faction (Blue Tribe elites) and a Gulf States/Israel-oriented faction (Red Tribe elites). By Steven Nelson […]

Freedom News Digest: May 14, 2022

“Knowing the truth is important, but even more important is to act on it. Let’s stop the gang of criminal lunatics that controls Washington while we still can.” –Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr., “Why the Warmongers Are Wrong About China” (2022) May 13, 2022 Inflation Malarkey Faced with public […]