retired liberal replied to the topic Breonna Taylor – decision on police mis-use of force coming soon in the forum General Discussion 4 hours ago
But instead act as an occupying force, equipped with surplus military equipment and trained by ex-military and mercenaries.
And being an occupying force, are not being held accountable to the same laws the rest of us are. Indeed, they can make up law as they go. Even ignoring the 1st and 4th Amendment of the US Constitution, as the first part of…[Read more]
Also what does having served a jail sentence, or even serving a jail sentence, have to do with not being allowed to vote? There is nothing in the Constitution sanctioning that. Nothing at all.
Article XV has “… previous condition of servitude”. This, to me would violate the constitution for those that have served their sentence, fine or no…[Read more]
How about buying a guillotine for use on Bezos? Sounds fitting to me.
retired liberal replied to the topic Pass The KY Jelly – Mutt Romney Bends Over for Trump Helping Him Takeover SCOTUS in the forum General Discussion 1 day ago
You know like that Obama fella he used to work for.
retired liberal replied to the topic Pentagon used taxpayer money meant for masks and swabs to make jet engine parts and body armor in the forum General Discussion 1 day ago
War is big business. Keeping people healthy, not so much.
retired liberal replied to the topic This Virginia city leveraged federal tax breaks to remake itself over seven decades. in the forum General Discussion 1 day ago
When will it happen that People of Color and women are deemed full fledged people too?
Really, what’s the problem? The two vandalized in the mural, have done much to vandalize the conditions of the working person.
200,000 dead and counting…
retired liberal replied to the topic Louisville police chief declares “state of emergency” in advance of state’s decision on charges against policemen who killed Breonna Taylor (WSWS.org) in the forum General Discussion 1 day ago
“To Serve and Protect”? Whom would that be? Certainly not us citizens. We must be the enemy, as that is how the police treat us much of the time.
retired liberal replied to the topic Gov Ron deSantis (FL): crackdown: Combatting Violence, Disorder & Looting & Law Enforcemt Protection Act in the forum General Discussion 1 day ago
They seem to be a worse problem than the general population.
retired liberal replied to the topic US Space Force begins its first mission… in the Middle East in the forum General Discussion 2 days ago
I guess outer space is too far away.
retired liberal replied to the topic Over 5,000 Health Care Workers Are on Strike in Chicago in the forum General Discussion 2 days ago
With Trump and the Republicans and to a little lesser extent Democrats, we don’t have that. We have 50 different ways at the state level and as many or more, depending on the size and who controls those cities within those states. Unity in the United States? Waddat?
The ‘Not Invented Here’ mentality is is so ingrained in the very fabric of this…[Read more]
retired liberal replied to the topic Donald Trump Threatens To Sign Executive Order Disqualifying Joe Biden in the forum Latest Breaking News 2 days ago
Harris is next up, with Hillery as her second.
The only one’s for that will be SV.
retired liberal replied to the topic Leak reveals $2tn of possibly corrupt US financial activity in the forum General Discussion 2 days ago
The corruption is rampant.
Even if they are not wearing a red MAGA hat. Uneducated people thinking they know and understand better than the experts.
retired liberal replied to the topic Colorado police conduct militarized arrests of Party for Socialism and Liberation members (WSWS.org) in the forum General Discussion 3 days ago
It is past the point where the United States Constitution is really just a piece of paper in a museum somewhere. It means nothing to these authoritarian bullies.
There are so many exception to the 1st and 4th Amendments, they only mean what our owners want them to mean at the moment they are sited to mean or not mean whatever. Their next sentence…[Read more]
retired liberal replied to the topic This exemplifies the idiotic thinking of the Icon Worshippers in the forum General Discussion 4 days ago
To honor Justice Ginsburg’s legacy, Biden should consider Michelle Obama
Why not Laura Bush? She is just as qualified.
retired liberal replied to the topic The Long-Forgotten Flight That Sent Boeing Off Course in the forum General Discussion 4 days ago
The bean counters cannot even envision a long run. That involves planning for something after the next quarter, so anything after that can wait.
retired liberal started the topic Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Champion Of Gender Equality, Dies At 87 in the forum General Discussion 4 days ago
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the demure firebrand who in her 80s became a legal, cultural and feminist icon, died Friday. The Supreme Court announced her death, saying the cause was complications from metastatic cancer of the pancreas.
The court, in a statement, said Ginsburg died at her home in Washington, D.C., surrounded by family. She was…[Read more]
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