The Crisis of the European Welfare State

The United States failed to replace the ‘welfare state’ with ‘participatory democracy’.  Thus, we in the US are and have been seeing the destruction of the gains made under FDR as the ‘New Deal’ has been and is under attack. In the following article, Asbjørn Wahl, from Norway, remarks on the destruction of the European […]

Cotacachi, Ecuador: A new form of democracy has been born in this small town in the north of Ecuador. And the world is beginning to find its way here in recognition of that fact

  You can read part one of this series at: I am currently in Cotacachi, Ecuador where a new form of democracy is taking hold.  It is called “participatory democracy” and in this small village, located high in the Andes, the concept is not only taking hold, it is growing. Here in Cotacachi many […]

Cotacachi, Ecuador: Participatory democracy and 'another world is happening'!

The following was published in 2008 by Linda McFarlin at: The story is in three parts.  Here we meet Cesar Alvear Morales and then part one and two deals directly with the notion of ‘participatory democracy’ that is taking place in Cotacachi, Ecuador.  Not only is another world possible, another world is already being […]

Analysis of Project Censored: Are We a Left-Leaning, Conspiracy-Oriented Organization?

By Peter Phillips and Mickey Huff “Where justice is denied, where poverty is enforced, where ignorance prevails, and where any one class is made to feel that society is an organized conspiracy to oppress, rob and degrade them, neither persons nor property will be safe.” –Frederick Douglass One continuing criticism of Project Censored is that […]