In direct contravention of the Geneva Convention on Refugees the door to the United States has been closed on Syrian refugees, leaving them stranded and homeless either in a warzone or in other nations where their rights are being daily violated.
Trumpism is many things, but what it is not is an expression of the old Republican Party. Even now the GOP is struggling to catch up with where this movement is taking it, and not every Republican is on-board the Trump train.
Our first order of business is to accept the reality of the situation in which we now find ourselves. The threat we are facing is a concrete reality and only by staying firmly grounded in the world of concrete reality can we mount an effective challenge to the agenda of Trumpism.
How amusing it is to see the dregs of the lunatic left out smashing up their streets when not much more than half of them even bothered to vote. Now they will learn just how fragile democracy is.
We’ve only been kept in chains by our own consent; be that as working people under management and ownership or a nation under the heel of an empire.
We’re going to go down in a hail of rising sea levels and fluctuating temperatures, food and water shortages, and a skinny, starving polar bear drifting to its death on a tiny iceberg off the coast of Portugal.
Wealth, as one of the principal sources of power, was never democratised and so remained a source of power for the wealthy as they repositioned themselves both politically and economically in their respective nations.
Follow @RPJblog Later today the Irish franchise of the German far-right neo-Nazi PEGIDA Party intend to hold a rally at the GPO in Dublin, the site of the 1916 Easter Rising, as part of what has been dubbed a Europe wide day of action against Islam. Thankfully it is more than likely going to be … Continue reading So the Nazis are Coming to Dublin