‘This Is Not a Drill’: Demonstrations in Over 1,000 US Cities Against Trump’s Assault on Democracy, Rule of Law

“Trump’s attempt to be his own judge and jury is inconsistent with the rule of law and democracy.”

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A liberal (neo-) communism and a communist liberalism…

https://darwiniana.com/2018/11/08/communism-and-markets-based-in-a-commons/

One of the confusions of the left is the inertia of marxist thinking and the fallacies that tend to cripple the application of a socialist or communist project. The public is completely alienated from the idea of communism, but it doesn’t have to be that way. The russian revolution was discombobulated by the idea that a bourgeois revolution should proceed a communist one. Lenin cut through this thinking, not surprisingly but the idea had already performed its mischief here. Continue reading A liberal (neo-) communism and a communist liberalism…

‘A Red Line Crossed’: Nationwide Protests Declared for Thursday at 5PM After Jeff Sessions Fired

“Trump thought that by waiting until after the polls closed on Election Day, our voices would be silent. He was wrong.”

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‘Constitutional Crisis Already Here’: With Mueller at Risk and Free Press Attacked, Warnings Trump Era ‘Entering Dangerous New Phase’

“There is really no other way to spin it: This is a cover-up and a Constitutional crisis.”

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The Awful Reason Police Don’t Go After Right-Wing Extremists

Why don’t the authorities infiltrate and eavesdrop upon the “alt-right” with as much vigor as they dedicate to disrupting peaceful left-leaning organizations like Occupy Wall Street and the anti-nuclear nuns? Why do cops spend more time monitoring political cartoonists than Klansmen and neo-Nazis? Why do they pepper-spray pacifists while “standing down”—refusing to interfere—when a Klansman shot a gun at a black counterprotester at Charlottesville?

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“A People’s Wave” Rebukes Trump: Democrats Retake US House With Mandate to Chart Bold Progressive Course

“Millions of people new to social movements joined the fray, showing up at town halls, joining community organizations, and organizing their neighbors to resist the Trump agenda.”

Source: “A People’s Wave” Rebukes Trump: Democrats Retake US House With Mandate to Chart Bold Progressive Course