Monthly Archives: August 2018


No More Forgotten Wars: End US Support for Saudi Coalition War Crimes in Yemen

“If the US were to follow the rules of warfare written into US military law and treaties to which the US is a party, the US must immediately end its support for the Saudi Arabia-led war in Yemen…”

Jared Keyel
Published in: Counterpunch, The Sunburg News, Antiwar, Gilmer Free Press, Sentinel News, Straight Line Logic, Sierra County Prospect
Date: August 31,September 1,4,11,2018
830 Words

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Reviving the spirit of ’68

“I was a hippie/bicycle delivery boy living in San Francisco when the Democratic National Convention was held in Chicago 50 years ago, so I absorbed the chaos, the police riot, from half a continent away…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Tribune Content Agency, Common Dreams, Chicago Tribune, The Greanville Post, Counterpunch, The Sunburg News, Sierra County Prospect, The Greeneville Sun, The Raven Foundation, Free Press, Pagosa Daily Post, Gilmer Free Press, The Smirking Chimp
Date: August 29,30,31 September 17,30,2018
1115 Words

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Lock him up! Lock him up! The Flipper regime

“His karma is headed over the cliff. They are finding the witches, eh? Michael Cohen, his fixer lawyer, pleads out, flipping off Trump. His Campaign Chair, Paul Manafort, is convicted on a cluster…”

Tom H. Hastings
Published in: Bainbridge Island Review, The Sunburg News, Superior Telegram, Sierra County Prospect, West Side Gazette, Gilmer Free Press, Nation of Change, The Portland Observer, Sentinel News
Date: August 24,27,29,30,September 5,9,2018
482 Words

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Recreating the wilderness

“The science gets ever more dire. The politics runs the other way. We’ve claimed hold of the planet, but cluelessly, like the sorcerer’s apprentice. Welcomed to the Anthropocene: the age of humanity intertwined with nature…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Counterpunch, Chicago Tribune, Sentinel News, Tribune Content Agency, Common Dreams, Sierra County Prospect, Pagosa Daily Post, Satish Sharma’s Rotigraphy Blog, LA Progressive, Common Wonders Blog, Post Independent Citizen Telegram, Bainbridge Island Review, The Sunburg News, The Raven Foundation, West Side Gazette, The Smirking Chimp
Date: August 22,23,24,26,27,30,2018
1034 Words

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Another Week Under Trumpocracy

“Some takeaways from another week under He Who Would Be Emperor: “All politics is local.” Speaking to local issues rather than echoing the official mantra may be the only way Democrats are going to win back the House…”

Mel Gurtov
Published in: Counterpunch, The Sunburg News, Mel Gurtov Blog, Bainbridge Island Review, The Russophile, Sierra County Prospect, The Journal Tribune, Superior Telegram
Date: August 21,22,23,2018
630 Words

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“Suffer not the little children….”

“Seems like every day brings a report of some new atrocity resulting from US wars somewhere in the world. It’s getting to the point it is a fulltime job just to keep up on them. Doesn’t pay very well, and it’s depressing, it’s a dirty job, but somebody has to do it. Don’t they?…”

Kary Love
Published in: Counterpunch, The Sunburg News, West Side Gazette, Madison Press, Sierra County Prospect, Gilmer Free Press
Date: August 21,22,23,31,2018
482 Words

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