For the past 40 years, the Democratic Party as a national organization has systematically abandoned its historic representation of the working class in favor of a wholesale embrace of the professional elite and neoliberal principles that squash workers’ representation at all levels of political and workplace engagement, and enhance the power of the wealthy few to govern all aspects of our lives.
Compulsory patriotism does nothing for soldiers who risk their lives — but props up those who profit from war
I have often been so pinched with hunger, that I have fought with the dog – ‘Old Nep’ – for the smallest crumbs that fell from the kitchen table
Religion has caused a lot of unnecessary pain to mankind, despite whatever truth and good intentions it has.
I’m weary of arrogant Christians claiming their god is great and good and allloving, allknowing, allpowerful, etc., etc. They don’t know of what they speak.
What can only be described as the “battle over work” in the neoliberal era