Tyranny

The Company Store

May 6, 2019 0

by cmartenson In the song Sixteen Tons by Merle Travis (and made famous by Tennessee Ernie Ford), the idea of the ‘company store’ referred to a system of debt bondage that effectively trapped workers within an unfair […]

Freedom

Buchanan: Let Venezuela Decide Its Own Destiny

May 3, 2019 0

by Tyler Durden Authored by Patrick Buchanan via The Unz Review, “Who would be free themselves must strike the blow… By their right arms the conquest must be wrought.” So wrote Lord Byron of Greece’s […]

Tyranny

Behold the breathtaking weakness of the Empire!

May 1, 2019 0

[this article was written for the Unz Review] The Empire has suffered painful defeats in Afghanistan and Iraq, but one has to admit that these are “tough” countries to crack.  The Empire also appears to have […]

Tyranny

The EU Is Tearing the UK Apart Over Brexit

April 5, 2019 0

TOM LUONGO Brexit has been a fascinating thing to watch. Despite all of the twists and turns, the incomprehensible motions, legal maneuvers and behavior of Prime Minister Theresa “I Surrender” May, for me there’s been […]

Tyranny

Tomgram: Rebecca Gordon, Turning Our Backs on Nuremberg

March 28, 2019 0

Rebecca Gordon [Note for TomDispatch Readers: Parts of today’s chilling piece by Rebecca Gordon on the Trump administration’s wholesale rejection of the International Criminal Court were adapted from her (sadly) all-too-relevant book, American Nuremberg: The U.S. Officials […]

Military

Macron’s Dangerous Game With The Army

March 22, 2019 1

France to deploy troops to maintain security during planned weekend protests – Macron 20 Mar, 2019 Soldiers will be deployed across France to help maintain security during this weekend’s planned Yellow Vest protests, President Emmanuel […]

Government

A Precarious Revolution Is Brewing

March 15, 2019 0

Charles Hugh Smith Once again profound social and economic forces are changing the nation in ways that are difficult to understand in real time. The American Revolution arose not from politics but from rapid social […]

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