Politics

10 Lessons from the Government Shutdown

10 Lessons from the Government Shutdown

By: Eric Blair, Activist Post. Thank God the government shutdown crisis is over. Not because it averted economic catastrophe, that’s still coming, but because the phony narrative was destructive. It dragged even the most open-minded people into a designated political camp. People who lean right blamed the poor and needy on food stamps, while “progressives” […]

Waking the giant: examining the legacy of a global uprising

Waking the giant: examining the legacy of a global uprising

By: Sophie McAdam, True Activist. In December 2010, a desperate Tunisian man set himself on fire after he was denied the right to sell fruit and vegetables in the street.  This hopeless, tragic act sparked nationwide protests against the government that were to send president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali fleeing in exile from Tunisia. […]

Should the west get further involved with the Syrian civil war?

Should the west get further involved with the Syrian civil war?

By: Samuel Oliver Martinez, True Activist. Since April 2011, the Syrian civil war has been raging between Bashar al-Assad’s military forces, and the opposition. However, lately, the use of chemical weapons, have made a crucial turn on the U.S’s standpoint on the overall conflict. The self-proclaimed ‘world-police’ is ready for war. When considering the unbearable […]

22 Reasons Why Starting World War 3 In The Middle East Is A Really Bad Idea

22 Reasons Why Starting World War 3 In The Middle East Is A Really Bad Idea

By: Michael Snyder, The Economic Collapse. While most of the country is obsessing over Miley Cyrus, the Obama administration is preparing a military attack against Syria which has the potential of starting World War 3.  In fact, it is being reported that cruise missile strikes could begin “as early as Thursday“.  The Obama administration is […]

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