- Through it all the activist community must maintain our balance---and our levity. The new Dark Age of corporate dominance will only last forever if we fold our tents, ignore the problem, and fail to work for our core beliefs.
- In the face of overwhelming corporate power to pollute our planet and debase our democracy, we have always found ways to win. Now's no time to stop.
Bob Fitrakis and Harvey Wasserman, OpEdNews
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Jim crow (image by Wikipedia (commons.wikimedia.org))
10/30/2014 | 10/30/2014 | Jim Crow is already the big winner in this year's election.
The corporate elite uses him to to gouge the planet and dominate the rest of us.
We are seeing a horrifying coup d'etat.
So the voting rights of millions of student, elderly, black, Hispanic and other citizens are being lynched.
Which may now decide control of the US Senate, many state legislatures...and the White House in 2016.
The corporate-Christian right has long used the drug war to disenfranchise millions of citizens of youth and color. Gay and reproductive rights, feminism and the cultural war have mobilized Christian crusaders to flood the polls for the GOP.
But with the winding down of the drug war and widespread gay rights victories, Republicans now need the outright destruction of democracy itself to win an election. This election is a prelude.
Harvey Wasserman and Bob Fitrakis have co-authored numerous books on election protection and the theft of the 2004 election, which are at www.freepress.org, where Bob's Fitrakis Files can be found. Harvey's Solaryopia! Our Green-powered Earth is at www.solartopia.org.
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