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Dear Leader Donald Demands Your Obedience
This is a classic authoritarian cult-of-personality dictatorship power grab tactic, and it is not at all clear that America's legal, political and civil institutions will be able to survive it.
by Ryan McGreal
Published January 24, 2017 in US Politics (10 comments)

President Trump: A Few Thoughts on What it Could Mean for Hamilton
The impact of the Trump presidency will be felt all around the world, including Hamilton. Here are three things to watch for.
by Mark Robbins
Published January 23, 2017 in US Politics (0 comments)

Eat Your Cats and Dogs
Still more lies and deceptions will surely hit as the fear-selling two-party plutocracy works hard to convince Americans prior to the coming election that things have turned better.
by Joel S. Hirschhorn
Published October 02, 2008 in US Politics (0 comments)

War against Iran an Uncertain Future
An attack on Iran doesn't seem as certain as the war against Iraq always did. Public pressure combined with political courage could reverse seemingly determined war efforts.
by Ramzy Baroud
Published March 24, 2008 in US Politics (4 comments)

Smarter Tools of Tyranny
There are no easy paths to restore power to the people. But here are three strategies worth considering.
by Joel S. Hirschhorn
Published February 14, 2008 in US Politics (4 comments)

Guantanamo as a Symbol
The prison is arguably one of the worst mockeries of international law, which was itself drafted partly by American legal experts.
by Ramzy Baroud
Published January 18, 2008 in US Politics (1 comment)

Americans Unready to Revolt, Despite Revolting Conditions
Part of the genius of our contemporary ruling class elites is that they have engineering a state of political and economic oppression that paradoxically is still embraced by the Lower Class.
by Joel S. Hirschhorn
Published June 27, 2007 in US Politics (2 comments)

The Evils of Lesser Evil Voting
Lesser evil voting is phony voting, and it produces a phony political system.
by Joel S. Hirschhorn
Published June 07, 2007 in US Politics (0 comments)

Finding Hope In A Dismal World
Americans can successfully pressure Congress and state legislatures to hold a national convention to consider proposals for amending the Constitution.
by Joel S. Hirschhorn
Published May 18, 2007 in US Politics (0 comments)

Economic Inequality and the 'C' Word
Eventually the inherent fundamental absurdities of the global economic system will prove unsustainable.
by Joel S. Hirschhorn
Published April 30, 2007 in US Politics (0 comments)

From Economic Apartheid to Political Revolution
We have a plutocratic corporate state that now has taken economic inequality to new levels - in fact to what now is a sick and shameful condition of economic apartheid.
by Joel S. Hirschhorn
Published April 10, 2007 in US Politics (1 comment)

Mandatory Voting Toward a Healthy Democracy
Now is the time for one bold constitutional amendment that can grab public attention and move the nation forward.
by Joel S. Hirschhorn
Published March 19, 2007 in US Politics (7 comments)

It's Time to Let the People Amend the US Constitution
Congress and powerful elites continue to deny our right to a convention held under Article V of the United States Constitution.
by Joel S. Hirschhorn
Published February 26, 2007 in US Politics (1 comment)

US Must Recover from Delusional Politics
Will Americans learn to trust their fellow citizens or stay stuck on stupidly backing serial political betrayers?
by Joel S. Hirschhorn
Published February 09, 2007 in US Politics (1 comment)

Obama: The Democratic Messiah?
Barack Obama needs to demonstrate that he is not just another false idol.
by Joel S. Hirschhorn
Published January 24, 2007 in US Politics (0 comments)

Economic Apartheid
Deep and pervasive economic disparities threaten national and global stability.
by Joel S. Hirschhorn
Published January 10, 2007 in US Politics (1 comment)

Honest Centrism for Populist Democracy
Like other terms, "centrist" has become another linguistic weapon of mass deception when used by mainstream politicians.
by Joel S. Hirschhorn
Published December 13, 2006 in US Politics (2 comments)

Third Parties Fight for American Democracy
The time is long overdue for Americans to stop voting for candidates that can win, and start voting for those that should win.
by Joel S. Hirschhorn
Published November 23, 2006 in US Politics (2 comments)

US Democracy Under Threat
The global economy is set to start shrinking as the supply of oil goes into decline. Big business will fight ruthlessly to protect their share of the pie.
by Ryan McGreal
Published October 06, 2006 in US Politics (3 comments)

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