Most associate the call for Universal Basic Income (UBI) with former presidential candidate Andrew Yang, whose proposal for a “freedom dividend” of $12,000 a year to every American was the central message of his campaign.…
ZimInSeattle started the topic Aiming At China U.S., UK Launch Ethnic Guerilla War On Myanmar in the forum General Discussion 2 days ago
As per normal, the US/UK behind most all the misery & death in the world.
What is exceptional about America is its culture of sadism.
ZimInSeattle started the topic Getting this when trying to post: Error: Your topic cannot be created at this time. in the forum Help and Q & A 4 days ago
This seems to happen only when I try to post things about Russia. Wonder why? https://consortiumnews.com/2021/05/04/patrick-lawrence-america-the-innocent/
ZimInSeattle replied to the topic DIANA JOHNSTONE: Washington’s Green Branches in Europe in the forum General Discussion 5 days ago
ZimInSeattle started the topic DIANA JOHNSTONE: Washington’s Green Branches in Europe in the forum General Discussion 5 days ago
So sad the Greens also being absorbed in to the neoliberal blob. Everything Russia’s fault.
The German Green Party has a chance to join a ruling coalition in September’s election, after turning its back on its roots, to root for Washington.
By Diana Johnstone
Special to Consortium News
The core of the American empire is its domination of…
ZimInSeattle replied to the topic Social Security Benefits Might Be Cut Soon – This Calculator Shows You How Much You’ll Lose in the forum General Discussion 5 days ago
Ridiculous this hasn’t been done decades ago.
First those Oscars, then this Biden speech. Has there ever been a duller week of network television? I feel like I should be angrier than I am, but I find it difficult to summon up much angst about Biden’s first quarterly returns, as meager as they are. Biden didn’t promise to do much and the few promises he made only the mos…
ZimInSeattle replied to the topic As Biden Warms to Minimum Wage, Sanders Lends His Support in the forum All Things Bernie / Our Revolution 6 days ago
Oh, that’s right.
ZimInSeattle started the topic Biden’s Climate Plan: It’s Too Late for Gradualism in the forum General Discussion 1 week ago
President Biden gave us his climate plan on March 31. It was buried inside his American Jobs Plan. The 12,000-word Fact Sheet about it released by the White House hardly acknowledges the climate emergency. The plan is presented as a jobs through infrastructure program.
The climate em…
ZimInSeattle replied to the topic Washington rejected Moscow’s offer of complete reset in Russia-US relations shortly after inauguration of Biden in the forum Foreign Affairs 1 week ago
Gottra keep the warmongering going at all costs.
ZimInSeattle started the topic America’s profit-driven media system promotes disinformation in the forum General Discussion 1 week ago
The tragedy that occurred in Washington, DC., on January 6, 2021 was described by commentators as one of the darkest moments in our national experiment with democracy.
As has been well documented, the violent incursion of the Capitol by thousands of white nationalists, armed militiamen, and a who’s wh…
ZimInSeattle started the topic Why Time Slows Down When We’re Afraid, Speeds Up as We Age, and Gets Warped on Vacation in the forum General Discussion 2 weeks ago
From 2013, but still timely. 🙂
“Time perception matters because it is the experience of time that roots us in our mental reality.”
By Maria Popova
Given my soft spot for famous diaries, it should come as no surprise that I keep one myself. Perhaps the greatest gift of the practice has been the daily habit of reading what I had written on tha…
The Oxford University team behind the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 shot has created the first vaccine against malaria that reaches the World Health Organization’s 75% efficacy threshold, according to preliminary results from a clinical trial published Thursday, a breakthrough in the fight against one of the world’s biggest kil…
ZimInSeattle replied to the topic What If 401(k)s Could Fund the Green New Deal Instead of Wall Street? in the forum Science and Environment 2 weeks ago
PEPE ESCOBAR: The Slave, The Orator https://t.co/QmaEZ8Riyc
— ComradeZim #BLM #BDS #M4A #UBI #XSD #SurviveRevolt (@ZimInSeattle) April 5, 2021A trio of Stoics from Ancient Greece offer philosophical opposition to today’s turbo capitalism in this excerpt from “Raging Twenties, Great Power Politics Meets Techno-Feudalism.”
ZimInSeattle replied to the topic Hot damn!!! $1400 Biden Bucks are scheduled to hit my CU account on the 24th. You get yours yet? in the forum Bar and Grill 1 month ago
So for the record, under the #PumpkinFuhrer we got $1800 + $600 weekly Bernie Bump in unemployment for a few months and under #JoeMentia we get $1400 of the promised $2000 to 19 million less people + $300 a weak bump in unemployment for a few months. That’s all the average apolitical person will realize thus spelling certain Dem obliteration in…[Read more]
ZimInSeattle started the topic Perfidy Meets Putty – Congressional Democrats Betray Voters in the forum General Discussion 1 month ago
BY RALPH NADER
Do you remember the promises made by the Democratic Party’s presidential and Congressional candidates on universal health insurance? You can forget their pledges and somber convictions now that your votes put the Democrats in charge of the House and the Senate. The Democrats’ leaders are aba…
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