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our make-believe president starting war with real-life and real-dead soldiers

My niece is on one of the carriers and my nephew, her elder brother, is probably going to be deployed. I use the word “my” as though I own them, (I don’t) or that I am the only person facing … Continue reading

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More Accurate and Truthful therefore not Libel about the Black Forest Fire 5 years later

Where does the time go? This is the fifth anniversary of the combined wildfires in Royal Gorge, Waldo Canyon, Black Forest and a few others locally. There’s new ones happening today. north of Durango, also Ute Park… I just woke … Continue reading

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Pence says patience is up with N. Korea

Pence isn’t going to attack anybody.. That’s for Peasants in the working class. The Leisure Class like Pence and Trump never go to war. So far North Korean government hasn’t done anything that was already done by the Elitist U.S. … Continue reading

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Colo. Springs police disperse March 26 anti-imperialism rally because it was easier than listening to socialists

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO- Local socialists assembled at City Hall on Sunday to “March Against Imperialism”. After a brief march and an half-hour rally while encircled by CSPD, the socialists were informed they were “free to carry on with their assembly” … Continue reading

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NewsMax says we’re seditious.

That we, the non-compliant, by resisting the leadership of His Holy Majesty, are the ones sowing discord. O, how can the Peasants reject their Political Savior? Do they not realize that A deo rex, a rege lex. From God, the … Continue reading

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Trumpistas, flagging and what might be done about it

The Trumpistas are getting a little bit pissy about their idol being mocked. There’s a fellow named Craig who has a List, pretty neat stuff but on the Free Speech page (Rants and Raves)  any cellar-dweller punk can take down … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday for the Prince of Peace

A short list of commercial suggestions for Christmas. War toys. Lots of them, GI Joe, toy guns, real guns, drones, War oriented video games, movies, those that don’t involve the direct murder that is the essence of war, stuff like … Continue reading

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Our collective lockdown mentality, lest a siren call lure us to freedom

LOCKDOWN. The term has become ubiquitous, though lifted easily out of context, being self-explanatory. Its predecessor “batten down the hatches” used to be too. Before the advent of recreational sailing it came from a work environment synonymous with incarceration, in … Continue reading

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The working class Monterrey, Mexico fans of Colombian music

—Looking to see some working class rebellion close to home? Check out the story of the THE CHOLOMBIANS- STONER CUMBIA IN NORTHERN MEXICO …Colombian musicians migrating out from Colombia to San Antonio and Monterrey, Mexico spread their music to North … Continue reading

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Passivity in the US with Rebellion in Greece

Tens of thousands outside The Greek parliament in Athens demand that the capitalists suffer the ‘austerity’, and not the working class. Meanwhile in the US, the day after the pathetic ‘win’ by the Democratic Party over their Republican Party co-callaborators … Continue reading

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US Schools are becoming more and more like a jailhouse

One sickening thing about the US is how parents and kids alike are now being treated like they are suspected criminals, being fined and jailed constantly by police and school authorities. See United States "Truancy Courts" collect $millions from the … Continue reading

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‘Labor Day’ in a country that hates Laborers? What’s with that?

We just got past the nation’s so-called ‘labor day’. There is no more meaningless Holiday around though since our country’s corporate elites actually hate laborers and think that they are the bottom scrapings of society and should be treated like … Continue reading

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Should the London Olympics remember the 1972 Munich Holocaust? Do you?

America can’t memorialize the 1972 Munich hostage killings, because that act of terrorism was not unlike our own airstrikes or special ops raids, against purported enemy combatants, off the field of combat, except we don’t even try to kidnap them … Continue reading

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US Military established American caste system for workers applies for Israeli soldiers, too!

If you participate in the Pentagon imperialist military in the US, you get 10% off, special loans on houses and cars, a military pension, health care for all soldiers and their families, univeristy grants, preferential hiring privileges, and a get … Continue reading

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What do ‘we’ stand for?

An ‘Anonymous’ reader says that he/ she has had trouble figuring out just what Not My Tribe writers seem to be for. I personally find that hard to believe since we all the time have already patiently explained most of … Continue reading

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Workers Rights in China compared to Workers Rights in the United States

Is the US really a giant repository for all Human Rights, and even more explicitly asked, is it a safe area for Workers Rights and model of workers rights for the rest of the world? After all, most Chinese and … Continue reading

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Building Cross Border Solidarity would lead to more workers rights in both Mexico and the US

An interesting PDF report from those helping to build some Labor Solidarity between workers in Mexico and the US- Cross Border Solidarity. Some excerpts: INTRODUCTION In the period since the North American Free Trade Agreement has come into effect, the … Continue reading

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It’s not a recession, it’s a robbery.

This image gets my vote for the KILLER APP of internet memes to explain what the “economic crisis” and its global banking “austerity measures” are really about: pure greed. All the rich have ever wanted is everything. Damn the middle … Continue reading

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Why it’s a stupid thing to burn the American flag

From a commentary by Paul Street- ‘A generation before, American working class organizers did something similar. They worked carefully and patiently through existing labor, neighborhood, ethnic, and workplace structures and networks to develop operational tactics and strategies – shop-steward systems, … Continue reading

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Nineteen years

That’s how long it’s been. I fell, at work, on this date 19 years ago. Broke the talus, cuboid, and fourth metatarsal on the right foot and dislocated the foot (it looked like Joe Theissman’s ankle when the Cowboys got … Continue reading

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Chris Hedges speaks about MoveOn as if we all know it’s a reprehensible .org

So the uninitiated are left to guess. “Reprehensible” is a mighty harsh condemnation. Is MOVE ON reprehensible for having arisen from the alarm against a Republican’s illegal war, but now it keeps silent about a Democrat’s? Are they reprehensible for … Continue reading

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why centipedes are called centipedes and millipedes, millipedes…

Not that they have a hundred or a thousand legs but because it’s really common for people to stop counting once they’ve gotten to 36.   Such as a fellow who calls himself an “American Patriot” and links his comment … Continue reading

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Vote for Me, or Pogo gets it between the eyes…

In another episode of the RNC deliberately throwing the 2012 elections, Bush administrations pointing fingers at each other over the Katrina non-handling. Instead of blaming everybody but themselves. Rick GoodHair told the VFW that he would send more Working Class … Continue reading

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FOX broadcasting at it again, Gullible Travails and A Modest Proposal

CW57, one of the local DumFox stations, aired an “infomercial” for a seminar, books and training videos on how to take advantage of the housing market crash, telling the Gullible that if they buy the properties ON CREDIT (even though … Continue reading

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Another military victory where the Poor “socialized” their blood for Capitalism

Tripoli, the site of the FIRST U.S. Military engagement to prop up capitalism, is apparently fallen, not to economic “free” market forces, but to the Armed Forces. In a book titled “Liberty Reclaimed”, often described as the libertarian bible, the … Continue reading

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