Where others have failed to shed light on the dark shadow our military casts over the world, Bradley Manning and Edward Snowden have succeeded by demonstrating the courage to reveal our ignominy and speak truth to power
On nearly every level, this is a terrible bill. And Senator Inhofe and his co-sponsors likely understand this fact.
“It’s quite shocking actually because it violates the long-standing presumption that the military is under civilian control.”
Somewhere along the line, the group of protectors known as the NRA was overtaken by white men with dollar signs in their eyes.
Hysteria over New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s alleged lap band surgery has coupled with coverage of Abercrombie and Fitch CEO Mike Jeffries’ interview in which he admitted, “I don’t want larger people shopping in the store,” into what I’d like to call America’s latest round of bigotry: Weigh-cism. Not that fat shaming in America is [...]
Don’t kill me for #10. This is just my opinion. So, shush.
Manufactured consent is essentially the end result of propaganda; the conformity of thought that exhibits itself in a nationalistic dogma.
We drink in our news from the sources we trust, through the lens we feel comfortable with, amidst the people with whom we fit.
“Beautiful!” a man next to me breathed, but all I saw were the dead children of Newtown.
When I asked you what you would like for your birthday this year, you said “just one kindness” and left it at that.