If we subtract narcissism, the cult of celebrity and love of money, I would disagree that there is an ideology that can be labeled as “Trumpism,” beyond what he represents as a symbol of the inchoate…Continue
(how is this for a new thread?)It is not the freshest news. But it is still breaking, people are still absorbing it ,and it all till needs context.The filthy greedheads and the doomed can't have…Continue
The year in cryptocurrency, an anarchist's perspectiveIn the heady days shortly after Bitcoin hit $19,783 in December of last year, Pieter Wuille was quoted in a New York Times article saying “the technology still needs time to evolve. This infusion of interest is bringing the wrong kind of attention. Some people believe Bitcoin can’t fail or this technology solves many more problems…See More
"An assessment from my host in Portugal last Summer is that the reason why France is having these problems and Portugal isn't is because Portugal has truly welcomed the immigrants from their former colonies and provided them with equal…"
"Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez won a prestigious science-fair prize for research involving free radicalshttps://qz.com/1481551/alexandria-ocasio-cortez-won-a-2007-isef-science-fair-prize-for-her-microbiology-research/
That's us, kids! Time to hit the…"
""Trumpism" seems to be stupid rich prickism. Everybody has worked for a rich person. Everybody has worked for a stupid person... and everybody has worked for a prick. Stupid pricks are found in both public and private…"
"Good to see you back Stonefruit.
I think your description is incomplete. There is a nostalgia in play here - for the imagined bliss of the 50s when "America was Great" - when men were men, women were women, queers were closeted, no one…"
If we subtract narcissism, the cult of celebrity and love of money, I would disagree that there is an ideology that can be labeled as “Trumpism,” beyond what he represents as a symbol of the inchoate anger of the vast majority of Americans who realize they have been betrayed by elites willing to decimate democratic institutions and their standards of living in slavish subservience to a transnational global corporate kleptocracy and permanent militarism, both in the process of eating the world…See More
"that was my fellow's favourite poem, but I would not trust any organizer who recommends that people go to prison, when that could smash their families for generations to come, knowing how these things go.
meanwhile the deserts are…"
"“What emotion do you expect me to feel for people who are trying to destroy my country and impose their sick, dystopian will on me and my family? Do you expect me to sit here ‘sure we disagree, but we’re all fellow…"