Seats on the 2016 Democratic Platform Committee Are a Dead End, NOT a “Political Revolution” — Bruce A. Dixon | Black Agenda Report

Taking Sides

Source: 2016 presidential campaign (Black Agenda Report)

by BAR managing editor Bruce A. Dixon

The Sanders campaign named Cornel West, and 4 others to the Democratic party 2016 platform committee. But platform promises to Democratic voters have always been worthless. Bill Clinton’s 1992 platform promised inner city job programs, reinvestment of military spending and much else. Obama’s 2008 platform pledged relief to homeowners in the foreclosure crisis and more. The 2016 platform committee is a dead end for the “political revolution” leveraging the credibility of Brother West behind empty pledges neither the platform committee nor Democratic voters can enforce, promises which Hillary Clinton has no intention of keeping.

Seats on the 2016 Democratic Platform Committee Are a Dead End, NOT a “Political Revolution”

by BAR managing editor Bruce A. Dixon

Our friend and brother Cornel West has been named by Bernie Sanders to the Democratic Party’s 2016 platform committee, along with four…

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Coral bleaching debate — Jim Steele | Climate Etc. (Judith Curry)

Taking Sides

Norm’s note: if a hypothesis, like “anthropogenic global warming,” explains everything, it explains nothing.  The world is more complicated than our vaunted “climate consensus scientists” make it out to be, and we have some way to go yet before we really have a handle on all of the complicated climate related interactions in our world, which isn’t to say that we don’t understand some of them . . . (see as merely one example of many of the “tabloid media hyping climate doom” prognostications, Climate Change Threatens the Survival of Coral Reefs).

Source of what follows: Climate Etc. / Judith Curry

Coral bleaching debate

by Jim Steele

Is bleaching the legacy of a marvelous adaptation mechanism or a prelude to extirpation?

A Warm Evolutionary Legacy

Despite increasing confirmation of the Adaptive Bleaching Hypothesis and its ability to explain coral resilience, most…

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Center for a Stateless Society » “Intellectual Property” Keeps Right On Killing

Image: “Intellectual Property” Keeps Right On Killing Kevin Carson | @KevinCarson1 Habitual apologists for agribusiness like Reason‘s Ron Bailey gushingly cite studies that show glyphosate, the “active ingredient” in Roundup, is unlikely to cause cancer in the concentrations that appear in supermarket produce. But as it turns out, the focus on glyphosate may actually … Continue reading Center for a Stateless Society » “Intellectual Property” Keeps Right On Killing

Hillary Clinton lying for 13 minutes straight.

Concerned American Dad

Presented without comment……..see for yourself…

It is still shocking to me that anyone can actually throw their support toward this shill but then again how can you blame them for being so clueless if they are getting their information from the boob-tube and the rest of the presstitutes in the mainstream media.

Is it possible that there are so many that are so ignorant?

How corporate America bought Hillary Clinton for $21M

Here’s The Full List Of Organizations That Paid Hillary Clinton From 2013-2015

The New York Post reports:

  • 4/18/2013, Morgan Stanley, Washington, DC: $225,000
  • 4/24/2013, Deutsche Bank, Washington, DC: $225,000
  • 4/24/2013, National Multi Housing Council, Dallas, Texas: $225,000
  • 4/30/2013, Fidelity Investments, Naples, Fla.: $225,000
  • 5/8/2013, Gap Inc., San Francisco, Calif.: $225,000
  • 5/14/2013, Apollo Management Holdings LP, New York, NY: $225,000
  • 5/16/2013, Itau BBA USA Securities, New York, NY: $225,000
  • 5/21/2013, Vexizon Communications Inc., Washington, DC: $225,000
  • 5/29/2013, Sanford C. Bernstein…

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