Week Of Nov 12, 2019

News The Corporate Media Is Scared You'll See!

  • Michael Bloomberg is ANOTHER billionaire who wants to be president and he can fuck off — on this episode of Moment Of Clarity

  • As the media focuses on the impeachment and praises the White House leaker, I want to remind you all of how our society REALLY treats those who reveal truths that undermine US empire — on this episode of my TV show Redacted Tonight

  • Public banking could be a revolution for the US & it’s needed right now as inequality grows — this week on Redacted: VIP

  • Global unrest, impeachment, & teachers on strike — these are just some of the topics Eleanor Goldfield and I cover on our news podcast Common Censored this week

  • I tear apart the headlines including an attempt by two large papers to make the brutal crack down on Iraqi protesters about Iran — on the Redacted Pre-Show

  • The badass peace activists behind Popular Resistance discuss the uprisings currently taking place around the world on their Clearing The FOG podcast — on Popular Resistance

  • The Atlantic recently published an article claiming that we have too much democracy in the US. Democracy in the US is a joke - we have a system that represents the interests of the wealthyon Current Affairs

  • This investigation shows you some of the faces behind the Bolivian coup — on The Grayzone

  • HUGE ANNOUNCEMENT! My first book in 7 years is now available for pre-order. It is filled with the biting political comedic commentary from my Truthdig columns and will ship in January — Click To Pre-Order

Hey there!

Welcome back! Last weekend started really well for the Left. Brazil released Lula da Silva, the Chilean protesters continued their fight, and Kshama Sawant beat Jeff Bezos’s money to keep her seat in the Seattle City Council.

Unfortunately a US-backed coup in Bolivia forced President Evo Morales to resign and escape to Mexico. We’ll see where these situations take us in the next few weeks.

- Lee

Collusion Between Media To Make Iraq Protests About Iran

Billionaire Bloomberg Jumping Into Presidential Race – But WHY??

Michael Bloomberg Is In, Evo Morales Is Out, Lula Is Free & Teachers Are Rad

How Public Banking Is A Revolution

Death of Truth, Epstein Update, Breaking Whistleblower News

A Deeper Look At Uprisings Around The World

Popular Resistance: Clearing the FOG Podcast | Margaret Flowers & Kevin Zeese

Revolts are arising all around the world and it can be hard to keep track of them. We speak with Andre Vltchek, a photographer, writer and documentarian who travels all over to cover world events. He brings a deeper understanding of the conditions that have given rise to the protests, the historical context of those conditions and outside forces that may be influencing them. We discuss Lebanon, a very complex situation where basic social services have broken down but there are also western interests; Hong Kong, China, and the Uyghurs, which are completely propagandized in the United States; and Chile, where people are facing violent state repression and a deeply neoliberal government that has existed since the US-led coup by General Pinochet in 1973. Vltchek provides incredible insights and information.

Click to read & listen.

On Hating Democracy

Current Affairs | Nathan J. Robinson

A horrible Atlantic article makes the laughable assertion that we have too much democracy instead of too little.

Way back when I was 16 years old, nearly half my life ago, I had a television show on local public access station in Florida. It was called Electric Discourse and each week I mixed political commentary with crude animation and some local musical acts. I mention it because, looking back through old clips recently, I found one of my teenage self giving an impassioned rant about democracy. My young self declaimed

Click to read.

Bolivia coup led by Christian fascist paramilitary leader and millionaire – with foreign support

The Grayzone | Max Blumenthal and Ben Norton

Bolivian coup leader Luis Fernando Camacho is a far-right multi-millionaire who arose from fascist movements in the Santa Cruz region, where the US has encouraged separatism. He has courted support from Colombia, Brazil, and the Venezuelan opposition.

Click to read.

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Keep fighting!

- Lee