salon: Scholar Henry Giroux: Trump’s attack on democracy will fail

Worth reading and acting on. Some important thoughts on violence, civic duty, consumerism. Bad, good, bad, ICYMI.

One year after the 2016 Presidential Election, things are much worse than anticipated. America has changed, the world has changed. And things are only going to escalate in the coming years. Resistance has been surprisingly strong but it must continue. And we need to examine the cause for this horror in each and every one of us.

Capitalism is not Democracy. Capitalism is not Democracy. Capitalism is no–


The Guardian: Japan passes ‘brutal’ counter-terror law

Another government pushing for more power. Another people giving up their freedom for the ‘promise’ of safety.