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Yeah, but What Does it Cost? | Stanley Heller

So Trump says that while he’s thinking of “severe” punishment for Saudi Arabia he doesn’t want to lose the $110 billion arms deal with the Saudi princes and the “500,000 jobs” it would create in the U.S. The New York Times looked into his claim and noted that Trump’s own Pentagon says the amount of new signed orders with Saudi ...

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An Insidious Worldwide Campaign | Jeff Halper

As my FB friends well know, I am against all conspiracy theories and conspiracy thinking, which only serves to deflect our attention from real political issues and which dumbs us down. One of the most common of the conspiracy theories, of course, is that of “world Jewry,” the Elders of Zion, the Rothschilds and all that. But I do have ...

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Silent Sam, Another Confederate Monument, Comes Tumbling Down | Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan

Around the country, people are resisting racism amid a rising white supremacist movement emboldened by the election of President Donald Trump. The latest act of rebellion involves Silent Sam, a statue on the University of North Carolina campus in Chapel Hill. Hundreds of students rallied at the statue Monday night and tore the statue down, piling dirt on its head. ...

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