Hey wait a minute: we’re all (neo-)Commies here, Trump et al.  _should_ be afraid, very afraid…

Hallucinating communism at this point in WH is not surprising for these reactionaries: their future is the stuff of bad dreams, n’est-ce-pas.

Reactionary leaders are invoking communism as a way of attacking the left, says author and activist Richard Seymour Source: Why is the nationalist right hallucinating a ‘communist enemy’? | Richard…

Source: Why is the nationalist right hallucinating a ‘communist enemy’?  – 1848+: The End(s) of History


https://redfortyeight.com/2020/09/24/fires-turn-brazils-tropical-wetlands-into-wildlife-death-traps/ Continue reading “latest…”

Will We Be Able to Reverse Trump’s Climate Damage? 

When he talks about the Trump administration, David Doniger likes to say: “Imagine where we’d be if they knew what they were doing.” The climate lawyer and senior advisor to the NRDC Action Fund spends his days defending the environment from the U.S. government, and for the past three and a half years, that’s meant a front-row seat to the Trump administration’s relentless attacks on any regulation that’s meant to slow the climate crisis. 

Source: Will We Be Able to Reverse Trump’s Climate Damage? | Portside

This Vanishing Moment and Our Vanishing Future 

Whether you’re reading this with your morning coffee, just after lunch, or on the late shift in the wee small hours of the morning, it’s 100 seconds to midnight. That’s just over a minute and a half. And that should be completely unnerving. It’s the closest to that witching hour we’ve ever been. Since 1947, More

Source: This Vanishing Moment and Our Vanishing Future – CounterPunch.org

President Trump has selected Judge Amy Coney Barrett, a conservative favorite