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Stealing California from Bernie — again?Palast with KPFA's Sabrina Jacobs

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My dear Californians, I know you filled out that registration form at the DMV. Well, you know what? There's a 45% chance in California when you sign up to register to vote on a piece of paper, your name is never entered on the voter rolls. And we have the California presidential primary on March 3rd. I saw what happened to Bernie in 2016. People were

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How Trump’s going to steal the 2020 electionPalast with KPFA's Sabrina Jacobs

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 15/01/2020 - 7:19am in

Palast discusses the theft of the 2020 election, which is happening right now, right under our noses, with Sabrina Jacobs on KPFA's A Rude Awakening.

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In Some Weird Countries, Elections Depend Entirely on Religious Fanatics

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 01/01/2020 - 6:14pm in

There is a Civil War between Christian evangelists in the United States over whether or not to support Donald Trump. Some Christians point to his moral degeneracy. Others say that God often works with flawed people. I just wonder, why do we have to care about what these crazy people think?

Hunting Season on Voters Opens with Georgia & Wisconsin PurgesMass Registration Cancellations ordered by Courts

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 30/12/2019 - 11:32am in

Two new court decisions have blessed mass purges of voters in 2 swing states, Georgia and Wisconsin. This could be the launch of a new system for purging masses of voters of color and young voters that is expected to

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Court bounces Abrams Suit against Voter PurgesShunts Case to GOP-Controlled State Courts

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 28/12/2019 - 10:20pm in

In Atlanta Friday, Federal Judge Steve Jones ruled against Stacey Abrams’ organization Fair Fight in its suit to restore nearly 100,000 Georgians to the voter rolls. It turns out that Abrams’ attorneys were not

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Fear and Loathing: Electoral Politics in a Capitalist Crisis

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 20/12/2019 - 10:27pm in

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What we are looking at in this election is the victory of the concept of nation over that of class. But then it could be said of all elections.

Instead of chasing what appears to be “possible”, but which is in fact a utopian chimera, we need to build an organisation for the future struggles that lie ahead.

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We have Mortally Wounded Jim Crow Program

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 16/12/2019 - 12:40pm in

Go ahead, pop the champagne! It took us six years of investigating and reporting on the nationwide Jim Crow Interstate Crosscheck purge operation but, finally, Kansas, which generates the Crosscheck secret scrub lists for other states, has agreed to

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Every challenge can be overcome: 6 ideas for getting started

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 14/12/2019 - 12:01am in

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There is no time for hopelessness. Here are some ideas for what we can do – now – to fight back against the attacks we know are coming.

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Boris Johnson’s win is huge victory for anti-globalization movement

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 13/12/2019 - 9:28pm in

Boris Johnson’s crushing win in Britain should be seen by progressives as a huge victory for the anti-globalization movement that grew out of the 1999 Battle of Seattle. This election was another referendum on Brexit, on the public’s overwhelming resistance to the massive

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Boris to sell NHS to Trump? Bollocks!

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 12/12/2019 - 9:56am in

As my chief investigator, Leni Badpenny, a British subject, notes, Jeremy Corbyn's line that Boris Johnson was entertaining the sale of the NHS, "is complete bollocks." Corbyn, like Joe McCarthy, is waving a "document," but has never

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