Tom H. Hastings


Anti-American, anti-truth White House

“How is Trump doing in his fake MAGA quest? MPGA? Make Putin Great Again? My career as an activist since the 1960s has focused on a critique of my own government’s activities, since we live in a democracy and our government’s actions are done in our names…”

Tom H. Hastings
Published in: Bainbridge Island Review, Truthout, LA Progressive, The Sunburg News, Gilmer Free Press, Brewminate, West Side Gazette
Date: August 17,18,20,29,30,2018
657 Words

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Coarse culture resurgent racism

“From calling Mexicans rapists and animals to calling the one African American at one of his rallies “my African American,” to endorsing…”

Tom H. Hastings
Published in: Medium, LA Progressive, Counterpunch, Chagrin Valley Today, The Sunburg News, Sentinel News, Sierra County Prospect, The Foothills Paper, West Side Gazette, Gilmer Free Press
Date: July 8,11,12,14,15,2018
536 Words

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Trump’s Hobbesian trade war

“Now comes the Trump Trade War, his Bellum omnium contra omnes, war of all against all. It is the most spiritless, cynical, pessimistic perspective on human nature and international relations …”

Tom H. Hastings
Published in: LA Progressive, Sentinel News, Sierra County Prospect, The Sunburg News, Bainbridge Island Review, Gilmer Free Press
Date: June 15,18,20,July 1,2018
495 Words

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