Middle-class democracy only knows formal political equality. Rule over public opinion grows out of the dominance of capital. The alternative is authoritarian capitalism or solidarity democracy. Resistance is the command of the hour. These theses arose at a podium discussion with spokespersons from Attac and IG Metal.
Since WBUR's On Point featured a picture of Rob Portman today, here are 31 reasons to vote against former Bush operative Rob Portman on whom the Koch Brothers have spent 81 million on the first ad buy of many. Ohio's never been a swing state, though GOP fraud has stolen several elections.
The revolution from Silicon Valley has shaken traditional American branches to the core. "The Facebook post may be more important for self-esteem than the Italian vacation, the luxury trip or the car in the garage."
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The Egyptian dictator that attacked the Muslim Brothers when they were waiting for food and turned the import-dependent country into a bloodbath ever since according to diplomatic sources now has waged his latest coup. The head of Egypt´s prestigious Secret Service which is responsible for the national security of the presidential palaces is said to have been shot dead on the spot by the president himself after being ordered in for a complaint. That Omar Caponsiro was not seen since may be due to professional reasons, but now there is an explanation going around on diplomatic channels what might have motivated Egypt to make the same step as Iran did after the Shah.