The Social Disorder And The Internet. ~~ MrRedwoodGuy

~~ Written by MrRedwoodGuy ~~ The Social Disorder And The Internet. September 6, 2021 The first serious critique of technology that I encountered was the “Unabomber Manifesto” by Ted Kaczynski. As the world understood the writer to be a crazed criminal, I didn’t have many opportunities to openly discuss the manifesto with any of the… Continue reading The Social Disorder And The Internet. ~~ MrRedwoodGuy

Roe v Wade died with barely a whimper. But that’s not all ~~ Laurence Tribe,

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2021/sep/02/roe-v-wade-texas-abortion-law-us-constitution ~~ posted for dmorista with introduction by dmorista ~~ Introduction: As the U.S. reels from storms and floods in the East and wildfires in the West; as of midnight of August 31st a new social assault was launched against the women of America by the ultra-right regime of Greg Abbot and his antediluvian allies in… Continue reading Roe v Wade died with barely a whimper. But that’s not all ~~ Laurence Tribe,

Line 3 Drew Thousands of Protesters to Minnesota This Summer. Last Week, Enbridge Declared the Pipeline Almost Finished ~~ Kristoffer Tigue

https://insideclimatenews.org/news/11082021/line-3-protests-minnesota-enbridge-pipeline-2/ ~~ posted for dmorista ~~ A group of Indigenous people and activists raise their fists as they pass Sections of the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline construction during the ‘Treaty People Walk for Water’ event near the La Salle Lake State Park in Solway, Minnesota on Aug. 7, 2021. Credit: Kerem Yucel/AFP via Getty Images… Continue reading Line 3 Drew Thousands of Protesters to Minnesota This Summer. Last Week, Enbridge Declared the Pipeline Almost Finished ~~ Kristoffer Tigue

United States: Activision workers walk out against sexist oppression

https://mronline.org/2021/08/10/united-states-activision-workers-walk-out-against-sexist-oppression/ ~~ posted for collectivist ~~ Activision For years, a toxic culture of rampant sexism has permeated Activision Blizzard, the video game development company behind titles including World of Warcraft and Call of Duty. This was blown open publicly on 20 July when California’s Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH) filed a lawsuit against the company, alleging… Continue reading United States: Activision workers walk out against sexist oppression

Hiroshima Is A Lie ~~ David Swanson

https://scheerpost.com/2021/08/05/hiroshima-is-a-lie/ ~~ posted for dmorista ~~ Why do U.S. history teachers in U.S. elementary schools today — in 2021! — tell children that nuclear bombs were dropped on Japan to save lives — or rather “the bomb” (singular) to avoid mentioning Nagasaki? Mushroom cloud of unspeakable destruction rises over Hiroshima following the first wartime dropping… Continue reading Hiroshima Is A Lie ~~ David Swanson

Genocide and Colonialism: Challenging the Canadian State ~~ Socialist Project

  https://mronline.org/2021/07/28/genocide-and-colonialism-challenging-the-canadian-state/ ~~ posted for collectivist ~~ Public opinion has been shaken by the ‘discovery’ of unmarked graves of children who died in residential schools. The word ‘discovery’ has to be placed in quotation marks because Indigenous communities have been saying for many years that terrible things happened at these places. The time has come… Continue reading Genocide and Colonialism: Challenging the Canadian State ~~ Socialist Project

Say No to Water Privatization in the Infrastructure Bill

https://inthesetimes.com/article/open-letter-bipartisan-infrastructure-water-privatization Water costs have soared in recent years as federal funding for water infrastructure has shrunk. Privatization is the last thing we need. Editor’s Note: The following open letter has been signed by 218 organizations. To view a PDF of the letter and a list of the organizations that signed it, click here. Dear Majority Leader Schumer, Minority Leader McConnell,… Continue reading Say No to Water Privatization in the Infrastructure Bill

What happens if the Supreme Court throws out Roe v. Wade? ~~ Zachary B. Wolf

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/what-happens-if-the-supreme-court-throws-out-roe-v-wade/ar-AAMvSD1?ocid=msedgntp ~~posted for dmorista ~~ Search for bodies at Florida condo collapse concludes; one still missing Pelosi, Portman skirmish over bipartisan infrastructure timeline In some alternate universe, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg retired during the Obama presidency and Democrats were able to push through a successor to the conservative Justice Antonin Scalia. © Provided by CNN Members of… Continue reading What happens if the Supreme Court throws out Roe v. Wade? ~~ Zachary B. Wolf

THE NECESSITY OF DISMANTLING THE U.S.: A CONVERSATION WITH AJAMU BARAKA ~~ Kollibri terre Sonnenblume

https://www.hamptonthink.org/read/the-necessity-of-dismantling-the-us-a-conversation-with-ajamu-baraka ~~ posted for collectivist ~~ Social Movement Studies, Race & Ethnicity, Social Economics, Politics & Government, Geopolitics, Decolonization, Crime & Punishment, Black Liberation, Abolition By Kollibri terre Sonnenblume On February 26th, I interviewed Ajamu Baraka for my podcast. Baraka is a veteran grassroots organizer whose roots are in the Black Liberation Movement and anti-apartheid and Central American solidarity struggles. He is an… Continue reading THE NECESSITY OF DISMANTLING THE U.S.: A CONVERSATION WITH AJAMU BARAKA ~~ Kollibri terre Sonnenblume

BIDEN MUST STOP PIPELINES TO DELIVER CLIMATE AND ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE

 https://popularresistance.org/biden-must-stop-pipelines-to-deliver-on-climate-change-and-environmental-justice/ ~~posted for dmorista ~~ The Mountain Valley Pipeline And Others Awaiting Approval Are Nails In America’s Climate Coffin. And most are concentrated among vulnerable communities. Four years of President Donald Trump have cost America dearly. We lost our global leadership on addressing climate change and saw the struggle for environmental justice thwarted here at… Continue reading BIDEN MUST STOP PIPELINES TO DELIVER CLIMATE AND ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE