Obituary: Rock ‘n’ roll legend Chuck Berry, 1926-2017 - 'A fundamental influence on the entirety of pop culture' http://trib.al/MrcgyWP
#Media #Oligarchs #MegaBanks vs #union #occupy #BLM #SDF #DemExit #Humanity Celebrated NYC columnist Jimmy Breslin dead at 86 https://twitter.com/i/moments/843472361064022016 Journalists across the U.S. are celebrating Breslin's career and influence, which stretched over 40 years and won him a Pulitzer Prize in 1986. One of his most iconic works was about the man who dug John F. Kennedy's grave...
#Media #Oligarchs #MegaBanks vs #Union #Occupy #BLM What Young Progressives Are Doing Because of Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump http://www.attn.com/stories/14052/bernie-sanders-and-donald-trump-influence-young-progressives Since his presidential candidacy, Sen. Bernie Sanders has continued to influence young progressive Americans — but it may actually be President-elect Donald Trump that is pushing young voters further left. Since the election, thousands have joined the Democratic…
Bernie Sanders: Where We Go From Here | RollingStone | "It feels like a bomb went off in Washington. In less than a yr, the leaders of both major parties have been crushed. VT Sen Bernie Sanders, now sits on one side of that battle, in a position of enormous influence. The party has named him 'outreach chair,' & MN congressman & Sanders political ally Keith Ellison is the favorite to be named head of the DNC." Click to read and share the full interview with short video (1:29).
#Media #Oligarchs #MegaBanks vs #Union #Occupy #BLM Wisconsin conservatives toast to unlimited, secretive corporate influence and pay-to-play in our elections http://political-heat.blogspot.com/2016/10/wisconsin-conservatives-toast-to.html I predicted that the Supreme Court of the United States would hear arguments in favor of allowing the John Doe investigation in Wisconsin to continue. Today, it was revealed that the Court won’t hear those arguments after all. I was wrong in my g
#Media #Oligarchs #MegaBanks vs #Union #Occupy #BLM Big Money Still Has a Home in the Democratic Party http://www.vice.com/en_au/read/dnc-wealth-status-wall-street-industry-business-influence-sharing-economy-philadelphia Hamilton "Tony" James is president of the private equity giant Blackstone, and until very recently might have served as the perfect foil for a Bernie Sanders tirade about the evils of America's One Percent. At the Democratic National Convention last week, the financie
Betsy DeVos, Trump’s Education Pick, Has Steered Money From Public Schools
For nearly 30 years, as a philanthropist, activist and Republican fund-raiser, she has pushed to give families taxpayer money in the form of vouchers to attend private and parochial schools, pressed to expand publicly funded but privately run charter schools, and tried to strip teacher unions of their influence.
#Media #Oligarchs #MegaBanks vs #Union #Occupy #BLM #Rojava Syria Kurds win battle with government, Turkey mobilizes against them http://www.reuters.com/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-kurds-idUSKCN10Y127 Syrian Kurdish forces took near complete control of Hasaka city on Tuesday as a ceasefire ended a week of fighting with the government, consolidating the Kurds' grip on Syria's northeast as Turkey increased its efforts to check their influence. The Kurdish YPG militia, a critical