Austerity Is Crap: A Brief History of the ‘#USMfuture’ Protest Movement

Originally Posted at PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/mdGQHq8pj84 Written and produced by Asher Platts Since the peak of the Great Society, on the first official Earth Day, captains of industry have engaged in a conspiracy to destroy the gains made for working people over the last century. These plans were laid out in the Powell Memo, which in addition [...]

The Time For Obama To Pardon Snowden Is Now

Originally posted at PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/TGb7HYOdo7w Now that President Obama is proposing that the NSA end its bulk collection of data, it is time that Obama take this narrative to the next logical conclusion and offer a full and unconditional pardon to Edward Snowden. President Obama’s War on whistle blowers (he has charged eight individuals with Espionage, compared [...]

Does The U.S. Want War With Russia?

http://youtu.be/Daeces5DRmo Two weeks ago, when Liz Wahl quit her post as an RT host live on air claiming that she could not be part of a network that was “funded by the Russian Government” and was set on “whitewashing the crimes of Putin.” Ms. Wahl then immediately went on a tour of all the 3 [...]

What Comes After Capitalism?

Originally Posted at PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/4JuZYMY18lw What comes after Capitalism? Identifying the correct answer to that question, one I do not pretend to know, in addition to facing the fact that the question is a life or death one- on a global scale, is a basic requirement for the life, liberty, and happiness of the human [...]

Protesting Illegal in Australia?

Originally Posted at PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/_q7tzbBHYsY Last week, the Legislative Council of Victoria passed the Summary Offence Act 2013, which outlaws the right to protest in Victoria, by a vote of 20-18. Several activists involved in the Tunnel Picket protests were arrested during in Parliament as the voting was taking place. One of those activists, Sean [...]

Obama’s Drones Made Simple

Originally Posted at PopularResistance.org https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RZaGDUGXaa8 Before the 2012 election, Obama told John Stewart of The Daily Show: “one of the things we’ve got to do is put a legal architecture in place, and we need Congressional help in order to do that, to make sure that not only am I reined in but any president is reined [...]