The Shit-Smeared Face

Originally posted on Paganarch:
The world recently discovered in shock that someone who heads a capitalist industry which turns humans into products for the American public’s consumption treated some of those humans as products for his own person consumption. The outrage is palpable, Americans who’ve collectively spent billions of dollars watching humans turned into products…

Why Democrats Fail

Originally posted on hecatedemeter:
You may get tired of me talking about framing, but poor framing largely led to the mess we’re in. I’m a baby boomer whose political consciousness first bloomed in opposition to the war in Viet Nam.  We had a song back then that encapsulates liberals’ current framing problem, particularly the line,…

Survive and Resist

Originally posted on hecatedemeter:
I had a rather long post planned for tonight, but I’m going to save it for later.  Given Trump’s firing of the head of the FBI just when the head of the FBI was asking for more resources to investigate the Trump campaign’s & administration’s ties with Russia, I’m simply going…