frankilin roosevelt

It's not about being liberal or conservative anymore y'all. That is a hype offered by the fascist whores who want to confuse the people with lies while they turn this country into an aristocratic police state. Some people will say anything to attain power and money. There is no such thing as the Liberal Media, but the Corporate media is very real.



Check out my old  Voice of the People page.


Gino Napoli
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Loyalty without truth
is a trail to tyranny.

a middle-aged
George Washington



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Thursday, 20 June 2019 at 12h 56m 4s

The Truth is a screwdriver and lies are the screws

Here is Chris Cuomo systematically dismantling the hypocrisy (and then --during the last 2 or 3 minutes -- Chris lets Don Lemon remind us all that "racism" is a life and death issue for people of color):



This is about the 1989 case called "The Central Park 5", when 5 black and latino youths were falsely accused of raping a jogger in Central Park. Trump is asked about this because a recent Netflix documentary has came out. In 2002, the person who actually did the crime confessed, and his DNA matched. The 5 teenagers who were falsely convicted despite no DNA matches were then exonerated. The story is all about the meme of you get "tough" on crime by putting people of color in jail regardless of evidence. Which is what happened.

At the time Trump took out a full page ad in the New York Times newspaper telling citizens "Bring Back the Death Penalty. Bring Back the Police!" when this controversy popped up in the latter 1980's.

Here is what Trump says when asked earlier this week:


You have people on both sides of that. They admitted their guilt. If you look at Linda Fairstein, if you look at some of the city prosecutors, they think that the city should have never settled that case. So, we'll leave it at that."

Linda Fairstein was the lead prosecutor.

Now read that linked article from https://www.thenation.com and then re-read what the president said above.


Thursday, 20 June 2019 at 12h 59m 1s

A brief history of the contentious US - Iran relationship

This is from Kim Iversen.



She is the daughter of a Vietnamese refuge and a small town Idaho farmer. She grew up in Boise with her father after her parents divorced at the age of 3, but visited her mother in Southern California regularly. She is also an accomplished jazz drummer.

Interesting and very intelligent woman.

Here is a youtube video from The Humanist Report that contains Bernie Sanders (about 4 seconds after the timestamp 8:15) rebutal:




Friday, 14 June 2019 at 13h 31m 14s

Will this be another Gulf of Tonkin?

If you don't know what the Gulf of Tonkin is ... [Click here]

Here is what google shows when you do a google on "Iran":



Oh my. Sounds like it's time to spend trillions of dollars and millions of lives in order to ... defend freedom?


The owner of the Japanese tanker attacked on Thursday said US reports have provided “false” information about what happened in the Gulf of Oman.

The ship operator said “flying objects” that may have been bullets were the cause of damage to the vessel, rather than mines used by Iranian forces, as the US has suggested.

Yutaka Katada, chief executive of the Japanese company operating the ship called Kokuka Courageous, one of two vessels attacked near the Strait of Hormuz on Thursday, said the damage could not have been caused by mines or torpedos that are shot underwater, since the damage was reportedly above the ship’s waterline.

“It seems that something flew towards them. That created the hole, is the report I’ve received,” Mr Katada said at a press conference in Tokyo on Friday, the Financial Times reported. Mr Katada also described reports of a mine attack as "false" according to several outlets in attendance at the press conference.


[SOURCE: Independent UK Newspaper | 14 June 2019]


Friday, 14 June 2019 at 12h 52m 3s

Joseph Stalin

Here is a depiction of Joseph Stalin's personality during the Great Purge, from a diary in 1935, one of the early Communist Revolutionaries Nikolai Bukharin wrote:


“He is unhappy about not being able to convince everyone, himself included, that he is greater than anyone. And this unhappiness of his may be his most human trait, perhaps the only human trait in him, but what is not human, and rather something devilish, is that because of this unhappiness, he cannot help but take revenge on people, on all people, but especially upon those whom he thinks is in a higher or better way than him.”


Saturday, 1 June 2019 at 15h 59m 7s

Latest Poem

The Color Grey


They suck the soul right out of you
They squeeze you down into and against the concrete
press you hard onto the solid flat surface of unreasonable expectations
and then hang you out to dry in the sun
while your true colors evaporate
and you become assessed somewhere in between the extremes of black and white
where all the gradations of the grey adumbrated spectrum apply
but since no one discerns character by shadows or shaded regions
you are not given the benefit of doubt
you are not allowed to rise into your own phantom shell
like shellfish and crustaceans who protect themselves from the weight of the sea with their hard exoskeletons surviving on the refuse of the exterior environment
weighted on the scales at the market of vapid souls
and devoured without splendor by the cheerless bourgeoisie
because only the self-righteous think everyone else is a fool
needing scapegoats for their fragile occupation in the revenue stream
by which society allocates resources and income
and you think you are in the upper strata looking down
at the victims below
like paint which loses its color
squeezes itself into a dull darkened shade of grey
because we are all the same
just vulnerable creatures clinging to illusions
holding onto dreams or delusions
while still breathing


Sunday, 26 May 2019 at 8h 0m 42s

A False Choice Between Socialism and Freedom



These folks hold the specter of anti-freedom as a bloody shirt. They call discussing national investment into infrastructure Government dictatorship, and praise something they call the free market as a glorious installation of democracy liberty.

So what is it when large firms of investment funds buy small businesses and properties all over the world and nation, then make decisions that are not in the best interests of the local communities and long-term economic policy of the nation? Using taxes to make national investments in the best interests of the nation is enshrined in the Constitution in the phrase "general Welfare of the United States."

GENERAL WELFARE CLAUSE. Article I, section 8 of the U. S. Constitution grants Congress the power to "lay and collect Taxes, Duties, Imposts, and Excises, to pay the Debts and provide for the common defense and general Welfare of the United States."

[SOURCE: Encyclopedia.com]

Seems to me that these purveyor's of nonsense ought to actually read the constitution they allege to defend and honor, instead of lambasting anything they don't like or can't make money off as the horrors of socialism because The New Deal did not fail, The GI Bill did not fail, The California Water and Agricultural Cooperatives did not fail, Social Security is not failing, Medicare is not failing. The internet did not fail either. Using taxes to provide for the General Welfare is not socialism. It is an American Constitutional solution to the reality that money and wealth tend to become authoritarian and aristocratic, rather than based upon fairness, justice, merit or actual need.


Saturday, 25 May 2019 at 10h 4m 16s

The Military Industrial Virus



The sop to the corporate boondoggle actual makes our military worse. We spend more money on the military than the aggregate spending of the rest of the world, and at least 25% of the budget is unaccountable by standard accounting practices. On top of the throwing money at defense contractor sales pitches for projects that never work or constantly malfunction and/or are completely unreliable to the troops everyone worships to "respect".

Fuck these assholes. I love my country. We do not have to spent this much money to defend it. For what? A bottomless pit of corporate insider malfeasance?


Friday, 17 May 2019 at 18h 3m 47s

Mike Malloy at his best



Senator Tom Cotton from Arkansas side stepped a question about the effect on farmer's by bringing up the sacrifices of United States military troops. He pivots to the patriotism issue immediately. He says we can win a war in Iran with two military strikes. Pathetic. What do they have on your soul Mr. Cotton to make you such an obvious tool?




Tuesday, 7 May 2019 at 18h 18m 3s

Patriotic distraction is the last refuge of the scoundrels



Isn't it amazing how all these captured talking tools say one thing but the Mueller Report actually says something else. Read page one. The beginning of paragraph number 2 is ...


The Russian government interfered in the 2016 presidential election in sweeping and systematic fashion.

Click here because you need to read the report for yourself and not rely upon other people -- some of whom are stooges for the disreputable oligarchy. I will read it myself once school is over.

But ex-Marine Jesse Dollemore does an excellent job picking out the parts of the report that are damning.




Friday, 3 May 2019 at 22h 27m 8s

The Mueller Report Read by Vice

Thank you Youtube.






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