A generation of idiots and the tools we worship

Many readers may not know this but in 1949 Albert Einstein, the great scientist of the 20th century, wrote a piece for the economic journal, Monthly Review, entitled: “Why Socialism”.  In it, he calls for the establishment of a social and economic system that puts people before profit.  He also speaks of the “predatory phase” […]

KPFA Special The Costs of War, Thursday August 11, 12-3:30 PM

Mickey Huff and Peter Phillips Co-hosts of Project Censored Show on Pacifica at KPFA will host a live three and half hour special on the Costs of War for the summer fund drive. The show can be heard live on 94.1 FM in the San Francisco Bay Area and Fresno and on www.KPFA.org. The Program […]

"The Stupids"

We have a new epidemic in this country and it’s not obesity.  This country is experiencing an epidemic of “Stupids.”  Apart from the fact that our new generation of congressional representation does not have a clue as to how government and the economy work, we have another really big problem, education. “The new statistics, part […]

Welcome Amy Goodman. Now, Let’s Speak Some Truth to Left-wing Power

The title of this essay may seem a bit presumptuous. After all, since when did the left-wing come to any “power” in American society? In fact, they have not ascended to any level of power, except in regard to their own internal left-wing communities. That is the intended examination here: to see how some of […]

The Origins of the “Global Warming” Scare

When it comes to corporate media, environmentalists and dissidents are quick to look for hidden agendas, which is valuable for posing critical questions and avoiding lockstep acceptance of establishment memes. However when it comes to media and movements that present themselves as “green” or “progressive” the skepticism seems to evaporate even when those entities are […]

Massive Bat Death Mystery

Bats are getting moldy and are dying. Scientists have identified the cause of the mystery. The killer is a cold loving fungi known as Geomyces. More than 100,000 bats have died in the northeastern United States and the disease is spreading. The fungus is causing starvation amongst bats. In related reporting, where I first heard […]