We’re up for another year. Sorry about the hiatus.
Common Dreams just went full out rogue leaving many commenters stranded with no place to call home.
The Green Party, at a moment possibly a hair’s breadth away from a populist revolution “sweeping” across the EU, is MIA on the national front-lines in the US. WTF? WTF?
I asked Kevin Zeese about it and got a response amounting to: they are too small, strapped(?) to mount a YouTube national presence, unlike the TRNN… WTF!!!
I have a 1.3 year old Aussie. A herder par excellence!
Let’s herd the CD abandoned sheep! Some great posters among them, better writers than many of the articles they are reduced to comment on.
Our “hunting grounds” are not ours. Even(especially) when Disqus could cut our connections with a snap of their fingers, should the NSA demand; some form of Marshal law be declared…
The alternet(gatekeeper) media, so effective during the Bush years, has proven itself to be – once their savior party came into power – mere guardians of the political class’ neoliberal status quo.
Perhaps we can turn Mosquito Cloud into the collective site it proposes to be. Perhaps “we” (please relieve me of my authority status!) can become the alternative to the “alternative” media sycophants to the establishment PTB?!
It’s late. I’ve been sipping on Sake. Best I shut up. Welcome!
Two vids worth absorbing:
The War on Austerity in Greece is Raging – http://youtu.be/4R3_G3ZHUig
Eric Dyson v. Glen Ford debate at DemocracyNow, on the eve of the 2012 election:
Trying to re-familiarize myself with links, etc, sorry!