CRITICAL DIALOGUE: THE LEARNING CONVERSATION AND LEARNING TO SUSPEND JUDGMENT

I have written more than one million words on the internet for Dailycensored and other sites.  The lack of critical thinking never ceases to amaze me as I read comments by shills, trolls and other provocateurs.  Not only do many people not have the ability to think critically, they cannot even dialogue effectively. One reason […]

Ayn Rand’s Politics of Self-Interest (Part 3)

(This is part three of a four-part series on the ethics and political theory of Ayn Rand, written exclusively for The Daily Censored, by Dr. Robert Abele, professor of philosophy at Diablo Valley College in the San Francisco Bay Area.) Let us begin our analysis of the politics of Ayn Rand with a key claim […]

Revolt, Americans: War is illegal

Source: Carl Herman, Examiner.com Because war law is so clear in letter and intent, and US “reasons” for current wars not even close to lawful and now uncontested as lies known to be lies as they were told, we can rationally and confidently conclude that “leadership” from both parties and corporate media are complicit in […]

CENSORED IN 1977: ELECTRONIC SMOG

CENSORED IN 1977: ELECTRONIC SMOG     “Studies have linked sustained microwave exposure to headaches, dizziness, fatigue, irritability, loss of judgment, leukemia, cataracts, changes in the blood-brain barrier, heart trouble, and central nervous disorders.” Yet a cover-up exists. The food industry uses microwaves to roast peanuts and coffee beans, freeway call-boxes use microwaves, burglar alarms […]

Right Wing Republican Appointed Judges May Lead Hearings For GITMO

Looks like the right wing appointed judges will have another chance to put away gitmo prisoners without any evidence.  By Robert Parry  December 31, 2008, Consortium News Civil libertarians hailed last June’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling requiring habeas corpus hearings to justify indefinite detentions at Guantanamo Bay, but there remained the question of which federal judges would hear […]