Legendary journalist and filmmaker John Pilger discusses the takeover of the Taliban in Afghanistan in this clip. He calls the US military a killing machine and…… Read more “John Pilger on Afghanistan: US Military a Killing Machine! & How The Taliban Went From Ally to Enemy”
One of my favorite non-fiction writers, Chris Hedges, sits down with the always entertaining & informative Michael Moore on his provocative podcast Rumble
A country falls into the hands of kleptocrats, a state is taken over. This happens again and again, all over the world. Including in South Africa,…… Read more “Corruption in South Africa”
Science historian Clifford Conner is author of the new book The Tragedy of American Science: From Truman to Trump.
Ukuri guca mu ziko ntigushya: The truth goes through fire but never burns (Rwandan proverb)
John Henrik Clarke was a pure Master Teacher. My first introduction to Clarke was in the 90s with the book Africans at the Crossroads: Notes for…… Read more “Marcus Garvey Lecture: John Henrik Clarke”
Ousman Touray is a prominent youth leader whose focus is on development and who firmly believes of Pan Africanism. He completed his Bachelor’s degree in Development Studies…… Read more “Ousman Tourey: A Message To All Africans”
Source: ConsortiumNews The Carthaginian general Hannibal, who came close to defeating the Roman Republic in the Second Punic War, committed suicide in 181 BC in exile as…… Read more “Chris Hedges: The Empire Does Not Forgive”
A meditation on the parallel lives of fellow commuters and the particular solitude to be found among strangers on a train.
Sourcw: L’HORA As a tsunami of crocodile tears engulfs Western politicians, history is suppressed. More than a generation ago, Afghanistan won its freedom, which the United States,…… Read more “The Great Game of Smashing Nations by John Pilger”
Source: Going Rogue with Caitlin Johnstone Going Rogue With Caitlin Johnstone · The End Of Illusions
why fear this moment when no thoughts come at last I lie naked in the arms of experience why fear this moment when no words come at…… Read more “Poet’s Nook: “why fear this moment…” by Gill Washington”
This video explores the most dangerous of all psychic epidemics, the mass psychosis. A mass psychosis is an epidemic of madness and it occurs when a large…… Read more “How an Entire Population Becomes Mentally Ill”
Dreams aren’t practical, they are a vision of what is possible Source: Yes! We live in a country of colonized cultures. The project that is the United…… Read more “Decolonizing Our Dreams by Samir Doshi”
Source: ScheerPost The debacle in Afghanistan, which will unravel into chaos with lightning speed over the next few weeks and ensure the return of the Taliban to…… Read more “The Collective Suicide Machine and the Fall of Kabul by Chris Hedges”
Society is sick of capitalism and any cure must involve the eradication of the latter. To fight disease it is not enough to dissimulate the symptoms. This…… Read more “Deep Medicine & How Capitalism Primes Us for Sickness”
Hours after Georgia elected its first-ever Black and Jewish senators in early 2021, a mob of white Trump supporters stormed the US Capitol. They set up…… Read more “‘The Past is So Present’: How White Mobs Once Killed American Democracy by Lois Beckett”
Dr Lumumba is always on point in his speeches. His brutal honesty is the bitter tonic that must be swallowed if Africa is to rid itself of…… Read more “Prof PLO Lumumba – Why China keeps Running To Africa”
Wake up & LIVE!
(Note: Trump’s fat butt was kicked out, but Trumpism is still bubbling venomously below the surface….stay aware & RESIST the Darkness with love & courage) WATCH DOCUMENTARY:…… Read more “The Great White Hoax: Racism, Divide-and-Conquer, and the Politics of Trumpism”
Source: Rolling Stone A thousand years from now, when some vaguely human-like machine digs through the ashes of the Twenty-First century and tries to figure out what…… Read more “Can Civilization Survive What’s Coming? by Jeff Goodell”
And I come by here to say that America, too, is going to hell if she doesn’t use her wealth. If America does not use her…… Read more “Why America May Go To Hell by Martin Luther King Jr.”
We are living through strange days. Across Britain, Europe and America societies have become split and polarised. There is anger at the inequality and the ever growing…… Read more “Can’t Get You Out of My Head: An Emotional History of the Modern World”
Source: The Baffler One of the immediate casualties of Trump’s rise to power, or so we were constantly told, was the truth. Scores of pundits appeared on…… Read more “Masters of Reality (..the mania of white truth) by Tope Folarin”
My mother is three years younger than Nakba.But she doesn’t believe in great powers.Twice a day she brings God down from his thronethen reconciles with himthrough the…… Read more “Poet’s Nook: “Nakba” by Haifa (Translated by Fady Joudah)”
. Palestinian artist Sliman Mansour explains how the watermelon became a symbol of resistance for Palestinians.
Adam Serwer joins Charlie Sykes to discuss his new book, The Cruelty Is the Point: The Past, Present, and Future of Trump’s America.
. . The sense of relief that came over many Americans after the malignant pandemo-fascist Donald Trump’s removal from power seems increasingly misplaced……Continue
Author and activist Aph Ko explains her novel and insightful ideas on race and animality to foster multidimensional liberation for all human races and…… Read more “Racism as Zoological Witchcraft”