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Three Extreme Right-Wing Ideologies Have Taken Over the Republican Party -- and Could Destroy It Forever
Posted on: Oct 22, 2013, Source: Consortium News
The overlapping ideologies of Ayn Rand capitalists, Christian fundamentalists and neo-Confederate white supremacists is a toxic mix
How Right-Wing Ideology Has Suckered Millions of Americans into Hating Their Own Government
Posted on: Jun 10, 2013, Source: Consortium News
Pervasive propaganda is doing great harm to one of the few solutions the people have to deal with their problems: government
Why Americans Are So Ignorant: It's Not Just Fox News
Posted on: Apr 8, 2013, Source: Consortium News
Sure propaganda, government secrecy and Fox News have a lot to do with it. But there are broader societal pressures as well.
America's Ku Klux Klan Mentality
Posted on: Sep 8, 2012, Source: Consortium News
The nation’s deep-seated history of racism has helped preserve an apparent permanent subset of Americans who grow up with prejudicial feelings against anyone they perceive as a threat to their version of the “American way of life.”
The Criminal Religion of the Bloodthirsty Pastor Hagee
Posted on: Apr 10, 2012, Source: Consortium News
If you believe so strongly that you are willing to underwrite murder and mayhem, you constitute a real danger to world peace.
A Christian Conservative in Every Bedroom? Rick Santorum's Nightmare Vision for America
Posted on: Feb 14, 2012, Source: Consortium News
Santorum's vision for America would combine a moralistic theocracy with free-market capitalism and perpetual war.
How Half of Terror Cases Investigated By the FBI ... Were Also Hatched by the FBI
Posted on: Aug 30, 2011, Source: Consortium News
What single organization is responsible for more terror plots in the USA than any other? If you happened to guess the FBI, you'd be right.
How Twisted American Exceptionalism Leads to Criminal Behavior on a Global Scale
Posted on: Jun 5, 2011, Source: Consortium News
The US, whose leaders claim to have the secret to world salvation, corrupts international law to target others while protecting its own nationals from that same law.
President Obama to AIPAC: Don't Worry, We'll Keep Arming Israel, No Matter What They Do
Posted on: May 23, 2011, Source: Consortium News
The American domestic political dance done obsessively by all recent presidents has never resulted in anything positive on the ground in Israel-Palestine.
America Will Pay a Mighty Price If It Keeps Pretending It's the Superpower It Used to Be
Posted on: Dec 28, 2010, Source: Consortium News
The United States has built a self-deluding narrative of global domination which the world increasingly rejects.
Wikileaks Exposes America's Dirty Laundry, While Media Clowns Like Glenn Beck Are off in Fantasy Land
Posted on: Nov 30, 2010, Source: Consortium News
Glenn Beck's perverted vision of America is eclipsed by WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's hard truths.
Creating a Lawless Executive Branch
Posted on: Nov 1, 2010, Source: Consortium News
Attorney General John Ashcroft allowed Muslims to be detained under fabricated claims. Will the Obama administration and the right-wing high court protect him?
Web Warfare Comes to America
Posted on: Sep 24, 2002, Source: AlterNet
Computer hackers are responding to writings they don't approve of by electronic harassment, and authorities refuse to take a stand against it.
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