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The Undead Republican Party Seeks To Overthrow Democracy In America

Wednesday, 25 November 2020, 8:33 am | John Stanton

“With hindsight, it is clear that the United States failed the difficult test set by history. In the three decades that followed their triumph [over the Soviet Union] and their coronation, they proved unable to establish a new world order, to ... More >>

Liquid Capitalism: Everyone Drinks It, Swims In It, Drowns In It

Monday, 26 October 2020, 5:51 pm | John Stanton

The most radical socialists; Black Lives Matter (BLM) protesters (Black, White, Latino or Asian); liberal and conservative zealots; diversity and equity gurus; pacifists; denizens of corporates and non-profits; rappers, rockers and country western musicians; ... More >>

Life During A Trump Second Term: Paramilitary Democracy Accelerates

Saturday, 29 August 2020, 7:17 am | John Stanton

“We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented. Sometimes we must interfere. When human lives are endangered, when human dignity is in jeopardy, national borders and ... More >>

The US Faces Irreparable Damage In A Cold Or Hot Conventional War With China And Its Allies

Monday, 27 July 2020, 10:06 am | John Stanton

“Overall, the decline in U.S. warfighting advantages does not mean China can win a war that the United States is willing to fight. By 2025, a war could be a military standoff, with major weapon-platform losses on both sides, in addition to losses ... More >>

Trump Seeks To Follow North Korea’s Example In Covering Up COVID-19 Data

Friday, 17 July 2020, 8:48 am | John Stanton

“America under the Trump administration will be soon following China’s and North Korea’s tactics in which data will be concealed and the public will be kept in the dark. Soon, Americans will no longer be able to get the real data about the number ... More >>

President Donald J. Trump: Stone Cold Racist

Wednesday, 8 July 2020, 9:45 am | John Stanton

“I am not a racist, and I do not subscribe to any of the tenets of racism. But the seed of racism has been firmly planted in the hearts of most American whites ever since the beginning of that country. This seed of racism has rooted itself so ... More >>

How Much Violence And Destruction Is Enough For Depraved American Leaders And Their Subjects?

Tuesday, 2 June 2020, 9:52 am | John Stanton

“ Without trampling through all the historical details, we can designate the entire history of [Americans]—the glorious past so eulogized by our fathers—as the history of shame, for in that history there is more betrayal, apostasy, perfidious intrigue, ... More >>

US National Security Strategy Is Meant To Protect Wall Street, Congress, White House, & The Pentagon

Wednesday, 18 March 2020, 8:46 am | John Stanton

“Our fundamental responsibility is to protect the American people, the homeland, and the American way of life.” National Security Strategy of the United States, 2017 (President Donald Trump) “ The United States government has no greater responsibility ... More >>

Time For An American Brand Of Democratic Socialism: Erich Fromm’s The Sane Society Offers Guidance

Friday, 28 February 2020, 1:34 pm | John Stanton

“His value as a person lies in his salability, not in his human qualities of love, reason, or in his artistic capacities. Happiness becomes identical with consumption of newer and better commodities, the drinking in of music, screen plays, fun, sex, ... More >>

The USA’s System of Checks, Balances and Reality Crumbles

Friday, 10 January 2020, 3:21 pm | John Stanton

The USA’s System of Checks, Balances and Reality Crumbles as it Seeks War with Iran: Send in Pope Francis, Not the Marines More >>

Teaching the Price of Everything and the Value of Nothing

Wednesday, 6 November 2019, 8:53 am | John Stanton

“ Ask students to read for more than a couple of sentences and many will protest that they can’t do it. The most frequent complaint that teachers hear that it’s boring. It is not so much the content of the written material that is at issues here; ... More >>

The United States: A Nation on Suicide Watch

Saturday, 7 September 2019, 10:33 am | John Stanton

“The Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan required major shifts in national resources from civilian to military purposes and contributed to the growth of the budget deficit and public debt. Through FY 2018, the direct costs of the wars will have totaled ... More >>

Trump and Supporters: Following Lee Atwater’s Strategy

Thursday, 25 July 2019, 10:36 am | John Stanton

“ He has been glorified as a hero and obeyed as a ruler, but fundamentally he is always the same. His most fantastic triumphs have taken place in our own time, among people who set great store by the idea of humanity. He is not yet extinct, nor will ... More >>

America Finally Has its Mussolini and Military Parade

Thursday, 8 February 2018, 4:49 pm | John Stanton

Back in January 2017, I wrote that President Donald Trump should not be too hastily compared to Benito Mussolini, the fascist dictator of Italy who would come to an ignominious end. Well, I was dead wrong about that. More >>

Trump’s Psychopathy Threatens Stability

Thursday, 10 August 2017, 2:51 pm | John Stanton

Trump’s Psychopathy Threatens the Internal Stability of the United States and the World By John Stanton “In the early 1800s, doctors who worked with mental patients began to notice that some of their patients who appeared outwardly normal had what ... More >>

United States Drowning in an Ocean of Subjectivism

Friday, 21 July 2017, 3:13 pm | John Stanton

“The very idea of freedom presupposes some objective moral law which overarches rulers and ruled alike. Subjectivism about values is eternally incompatible with democracy. We and our rulers are of one kind only so long as we are subject to one ... More >>

Republicans Seek to Euthanize 80 Million Americans

Tuesday, 27 June 2017, 10:49 am | John Stanton

Trump, Republicans Seek to Euthanize 80 Million Young and Old Americans: Democrats will be Accessories to the Crime More >>

War with North Korea: No Joke - John Stanton

Thursday, 27 April 2017, 1:21 pm | John Stanton

The 20th Century Korean War from 1950-1953 pitting US-led United Nations coalition forces against the North Korean and Chinese militaries has been in pause mode for 64 years. The Korean Armistice was signed on July 27, 1953 by the United States, ... More >>

Trump Unleashes American Vermin, War Declared on US Society

Thursday, 23 March 2017, 4:39 pm | John Stanton

"I feel much alarmed at the prospect of seeing General Jackson President. He is one of the most unfit men I know of for such a place. He has had very little respect for laws and constitutions...His passions are terrible. When I was President of the ... More >>

The Digital Storm: Blowing Away the Human Mind

Friday, 3 March 2017, 1:43 pm | John Stanton

“Temporal compression, as it is technically called, is an event that concretely modifies everyone’s daily life at the same time. In the face of this acceleration of daily life, fear has become an environment even in a time of peace. We are living ... More >>