Tag: aristocracy

critics-of-biden-as-being-a-‘progressive’-are-mistaken.
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May
2021

Critics of Biden as being a ‘progressive’ are mistaken.Critics of Biden as being a ‘progressive’ are mistaken.

Eric Zuesse The difference between “progressive” and “liberal” gets to the core of what politics in the real world is actually about, and of whether the nation is being controlled by the public (a democracy), or instead is controlled by the tiny percentage of the population who are enormously wealthy (an aristocracy — a capitalistic […]

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which-us.-president-was-worse:-obama,-or-trump?
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Dec
2020

Which U.S. President Was Worse: Obama, Or Trump?Which U.S. President Was Worse: Obama, Or Trump?

Which U.S. President Was Worse: Obama, Or Trump? Eric Zuesse, originally posted at Strategic Culture On December 17th, Gallup headlined “Biden Inherits a Battered U.S. Image Abroad”. The Pew surveys have found the same thing: In almost all countries surveyed, other than Poland, public approval of America’s leadership plunged when Trump replaced Obama, and that […]

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the-victory-america-won-for-fascism-and-nazism-after-ww-ii-(updated)
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Nov
2020

The Victory America Won for Fascism and Nazism After WW II (Updated)The Victory America Won for Fascism and Nazism After WW II (Updated)

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at Strategic Culture, updated here INTRODUCTION This article is about the role ideology actually played in World War II, the Cold War, and plays in today’s world. The links here provide access to deeper explorations, regarding each linked issue. Links are provided instead of notes, because all of the sources here […]

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world’s-top-legal-expert-on-torture-identifies-us,-uk,-&-canadian,-govs.,-as-the-world’s-top-torturers
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May
2020

World’s Top Legal Expert on Torture Identifies U.S., UK, & Canadian, Govs., as the World’s Top TorturersWorld’s Top Legal Expert on Torture Identifies U.S., UK, & Canadian, Govs., as the World’s Top Torturers

Eric Zuesse The U.N.’s Special Rapporteur on Torture, Nils Melzer, has declared that Julian Assange is being tortured in Britain’s super-max Belmarsh Prison, by applying “torture that will not leave physical traces, that will erase the personality of the victim,” and that these methods of torture were first applied by the Nazis at the Dachau […]

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how-fascism-won-control-in-the-west
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Mar
2020

How Fascism Won Control in The WestHow Fascism Won Control in The West

Eric Zuesse “The West” is the nations that are essentially controlled, basically dictated-to, by America’s approximately 600 billionaires, who control the U.S. Government, by coordinatedly funding (through their news-media and political donations, and also by their members-only private conferences) the careers of cooperative politicians, and who thereby defeat the politicians who act against increasing the […]

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