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✈  I. Z. Nessuno-Raskolnikov: "It's sproing!" [here] "We're so excited we wet our plants." | "We're extremely passionate about nurturing a healthy vibrant lawn." -Please do not stomp* here.

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NEWS | OLD

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IOPS TIMES #4 +++  "The Truth shall make Ye Fear; more or less."  +++   WAR_AND_PIECES #Neo-Nazis and the Far Right Are On the March in Ukraine Five years after the Maidan uprising, anti-Semitism and fascist-inflected ultranationalism are rampant. Five years ago, Ukraine's Maidan uprising ousted President Viktor Yanukovych, to the cheers and support of the West. Politicians and analysts in the United States and Europe not only celebrated the uprising as a triumph of democracy, but…

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The Trauma Floor

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The secret lives of Facebook moderators in America +++ Content warning: This article contains discussion of serious mental health issues and racism. +++ The panic attacks started after Chloe watched a man die. She spent the past three and a half weeks in training, trying to harden herself against the daily onslaught of disturbing posts: the hate speech, the violent attacks, the graphic pornography. In a few more days, she will become a full-time Facebook content moderator, or what the company she…

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Big Daddy White Geezer Hegemonic Power Grid

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Trump's Brilliant Strategy to Dismember U.S. Dollar Hegemony :: The end of America's unchallenged global economic dominance has arrived sooner than expected, thanks to the very same Neocons who gave the world the Iraq, Syria and the dirty wars in Latin America. Just as the Vietnam War drove the United States off gold by 1971, its sponsorship and funding of violent regime change wars against Venezuela and Syria – and threatening other countries with sanctions if they do not join this crusade…

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Romanes eunt domus

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Karl Marx's grave vandalised with political slogans :: A memorial to Karl Marx at the cemetery in north London where the 19th century political philosopher is buried has been defaced for the second time in less than a fortnight - this time with red paint. Earlier this month, the monument in Highgate Cemetery, which is among British structures listed as being of exceptional historical interest, was damaged with a hammer. Pictures posted on Twitter by the cemetery on Saturday showed the marble gravestone…

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the REVOLUTION will be SEXY

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  Love:Articles and Poetry about love. A Frank AnswerLowell, Feb. 13, 1846From the Valentine OfferingDear Angelic Girl: You may be surprised that I should dare to address your angelic goodness, being almost an entire stranger to you; but be assured I have long known and adored you. Who that has a soul capable of appreciating true worth and real goodness, could behold so much shrouded in a form divinely fair, and not become entangled in the criss-cross net of love, his heart bleeding at every…

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An Open Letter to the People of the United States

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"Disinformation by Omission": Not a single Western mainstream media has published, quoted or commented on President Nicolas Maduro's Open Letter to the People of the United States.   *   If I know anything, it is about people, such as you, I am a man of the people. I was born and raised in a poor neighborhood of Caracas. I forged myself in the heat of popular and union struggles in a Venezuela submerged in exclusion and inequality. I am not a tycoon, I am a worker of reason and heart,…

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Are Bosses Dictators?

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In 2011, the Morning Call of Allentown, Pennsylvania, published an exposé about the working conditions at a local Amazon warehouse. That summer, temperatures inside the warehouse had risen above a hundred degrees; managers, citing concerns about theft, had refused to open the doors for ventilation, instead stationing ambulances outside so that employees could be hospitalized if they collapsed. Job applicants, desperate for work, lined up to replace the fallen. Stories like this are surprisingly…

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Local Politics Kills Another Salem OR IOPS Project

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By Sarah Owens   Originally posted January 30, 2018 in CANDO Archive under the title "KMUZ Politics Trumps Programming.")   Bill Smaldone, the president of the board of Salem's community radio station, KMUZ (100.7 FM in Salem), "confirmed" recently that the Willamette Wake Up Tuesday team was not fired because of the absent mayor segment, which he referred to as the "encounter with the Mayor."  Smaldone was speaking at the December 8 meeting of the Salem Chapter of the International…

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