Is There Anyone Out There Who Still Believes in Barack Obama’s Lies? by William Blum

by William Blum
Writer, Dandelion Salad
www.killinghope.org
April 7, 2014

Indoctrinating a new generation

Is there anyone out there who still believes that Barack Obama, when he’s speaking about American foreign policy, is capable of being anything like an honest man? In a March 26 talk in Belgium to “European youth”, the president fed his audience one falsehood, half-truth, blatant omission, or hypocrisy after another. If George W. Bush had made some of these statements, Obama supporters would not hesitate to shake their head, roll their eyes, or smirk. Here’s a sample: Continue reading

Understanding Marx by William T. Hathaway

what is marxism?

Image by Deepwarren via Flickr

by William T. Hathaway
Writer, Dandelion Salad
Germany
April 7, 2014

Review of Crisis and Change Today
By Peter Knapp and Alan J. Spector

Knapp and Spector have written a superb introduction to Marxist thought, a much-needed one, since reading Marx can be a daunting task. The grand old man’s prose is often ponderous, abstract, and complex, so many readers can’t discern his full meaning. Continue reading

Julian Assange: The Real Battle Is To Make Sure It Is Hard To Intercept Everyone At Once

Assange

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Dandelion Salad

liarpoliticians on Apr 7, 2014

An interview with Wikileaks’ Julian Assange on Western oppression of free speech, using criminal spy agencies to stop the press’ exposure of the criminal 1%.

Recorded from BBC News Channel, Click, 06 April 2014.

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Chris Hedges and Eugene Jarecki: The Failed War on Drugs and Its Many Impacts on US Society

Stop Mass Incarceration

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Dandelion Salad

with Chris Hedges

LeighaCohen on Apr 7, 2014 Continue reading