American exceptionalism is a sad corporate myth. And national, racial and gender stereotypes represent investments of billions in corporate propaganda for disinformation
on radio, TV and the rest of the fourth estate. (corporate and otherwise)
The president has faced criticism for not aggressively addressing the outcome of the grand jury proceeding, which community leaders have slammed as unfair and racially motivated. On Monday, however, Obama said that a “simmering distrust exists between too many police departments and too many communities of color.”
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When white people riot
By Sally Kohn, CNN Political Commentator
updated 5:56 PM EST, Thu November 20, 2014
Speaking Truth to Power!
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“Some analysts believe a new form of fascism has formed that has disguised itself as democracy with relentless propaganda and
continuous war. It is our responsibility to expose the lies of warmongers, to re-awaken popular movements, and to demand change.”