No, single moms aren’t the problem. And neither are absentee dads.
The speech Eugene V. Debs delivered on June 16, 1918 in Canton, Ohio was, for him, fairly unremarkable. Speaking from a gazebo in a city park, the Socialist Party leader denounced the “Junkers of Wall Street” for enslaving workers in industrial despotism; confidently heralded the coming of the cooperative commonwealth (“it is as vain to resist it as…
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.
The bible writers created the same dubious, inconsistent, incoherent, irrational, ignorant, carnal, bloodthirsty crazy-ass mofo god…as their rulers were… “…the Bible is chock-full of examples of God just messing with people, apparently for shits and giggles. For example … #6. God Goes Fear Factor On Ezekiel… The Book of Ezekiel is about a conversation between…
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.