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  •  The Media Won't Tolerate Factuality (4+ / 0-)

    The facts of the nation with respect to the prospects of most of its people, to global habitability, to its financial economy, to its trade balance economy and more, all show a nation that is unsustainable as a democracy with a large middle class without radical imposition on private power.

    It's as though we're suffering a military invasion, and half the people deny it while those who see it are told they mustn't say extreme things about the new people showing up.

    So debate and political discourse aren't going to address these problems meaningfully.

    We're going to begin a new period of civil disobedience in the next year or two, especially as attacks on unions stand and the big cuts in social safety net roll out. People are going to get rude and ugly as they regularly have in our history when there is no other choice.

    We are called to speak for the weak, for the voiceless, for victims of our nation and for those it calls enemy.... --ML King "Beyond Vietnam"

    by Gooserock on Sun May 22, 2011 at 05:57:47 PM PDT

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