The fact that the needless death and despair occurring around the world as the direct result of United States Imperialism doesn’t make headline news does not make it okay for people to shrug it off or make excuses for it.
“In a time of deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.” ― George Orwell
The only compelling case that can be made for being an anti-imperialist is that it is to be against needless human suffering.
Relying on the television for our news about politics feels too much like watching a movie or a game where we root for the scripted “good guys” or for the team our parents rooted for.
Meet the new boss, same as the old boss.
Show notes for Episode 26 of Ask Jesse with Veteran’s Day tweets of stories I think are important to hear and more.
Social media has been even more brutal than usual lately. There is a lot of division among people who are still loosely united by former affiliations or things outside of politics. I read a complaint by a friend of a friend about her neighbor the other day…
Click here to listen to full episode on YouTube Show Notes By Victoria Lynn Hall According to Stars and Stripes these young Soldiers Died in Afghanistan in 2019: Born in 1995 Chief Warrant Officer 2 Kirk T. Fuchigami Jr. 25, was killed in a helicopter crash in Afghanistan, Nov. 20, 2019. Born in Hawaii, heContinue reading “Ask Jesse Episode 8: The Last Time We Talk About Russia”