Over the past 18 plus days, the world witnessed Egypt’s stunning move toward democracy. We watched as the brutal dictator Hosni Mubarak unleashed camel and horseback riding thugs to bash in the heads and disrupt peaceful protesters. We saw through the lies about foreign interference spread by Mubarak supporters and state owned television. We heard […]
The Tea Party mythology – that it is a grassroots, “insurgent” movement bent on overthrowing the “establishment” – has taken root in the corporate and even independent liberal media, largely because of the Herculean efforts by conservative think tanks, media sources, and big corporate funding.
“1984 may have come a bit later than predicted, but it’s here at last.” “If you have the a cell phone in your pocket, then the government can watch you.” “Are Winston and Julia’s cell phones together near a hotel a bit too often? ….The FBI need no longer deploy agents to infiltrate groups it […]