It’s worth imagining Russia imposing starvation sanctions on the U.S., but the U.S. still openly allowing Russian-backed candidates to run in elections. Now imagine those candidates being allowed to win, but still complaining about a lack of “advertising presence.”Venezuela’s Sore Winners: Opposition, Media Blast Maduro Interference in Barinas Election Won by His Opposition by Joe Emersberger
Imagine living in the world’s richest country but finding yourself in worse conditions than your “backyard”. Third world countries you’ve always considered underdeveloped, where historically poor, uneducated, cheap, undocumented workers and many refugees come from, are starting to look like a good place to return for a better life. A better life than the US can offer.
That is the real threat to US national security. The day citizens of the United States start to realise the truth that the current generation of Chinese citizens already have, and the next generation of Latin Americans, will have more opportunities and better prospects than they themselves do. It is the fear of this truth USA’s ruling elite would like to avoid because, at that moment in time, the people of the US will demand more of them, their country and their leadership.
REWRITING HISTORY – ESSENTIALLY NEGATING THE HISTORICAL RELATIONS BETWEEN THE ANTI-APARTHEID STRUGGLE IN SOUTH AFRICA AND THE ONGOING STRUGGLE TO FREE PALESTINE – SERVES THE INTERESTS OF MAINSTREAM WESTERN MEDIA AND THEIR ACOLYTES.Photo-Shopped History: Editing Out Archbishop Desmond Tutu’s Support for Palestine
Surprised that they even published criticism of Biden! 🤷🏼♀️
BY: ALFRED DE ZAYAS
Anyone who has followed the political culture in the US, Canada, UK, EU over the past twenty years must have realized that a war on epistemology, on truth, on semantics is going on. We witness the hijacking of concepts like democracy, freedom, peace, patriotism, human rights — and their instrumentalization for domestic and geopolitical purposes. We observe a process of language destruction not unlike what Orwell foresaw in his sadly visionary book 1984. “Newspeak” is not the future, it is now, hic et nunc. We recognize it in the jargon of political correctness, the language and practice of the “cancel culture”.COUNTERPUNCH: Resolution for 2022: Dare to Build Your Own Opinions and Then Defend Them!