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  • Thursday, June 6: NEW YORK, NY 7:30pm

Location: The Strand (2nd floor), 828 Broadway, NYC

  • Monday, June 10: WASHINGTON, DC 6:30pm

Location: Busboys and Poets, 450 K St NW, Washington, DC

  • Wednesday, June 12: PORTLAND, OR 7:30pm

Location: Powell’s, 1005 W Burnside St., Portland

  • Sunday, June 23: SEATTLE, WA 7:30pm

Location: Town Hall, 1119 8th Ave, Seattle (West Entrance) w/Elliott Bay Book Company

  • Tuesday, June 25: SAN FRANCISCO, CA 7:00pm

Location: First Church, 2345 Channing Way, Berkeley w/The Booksmith

  • Friday, June 28: CHICAGO, IL 7:00pm

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  • Saturday, June 29: MINNEAPOLIS, MN 7:00pm

Location: Common Good Books, 38 S. Snelling Ave, St. Paul

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Location: PA Convention Center, 1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA

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Who let this retard loose? He didn’t just dump on his desk, he dumped on the fluttering tatters of civilization and sanity. This article isn’t the most recent but it’s one of the best.

http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/donald-trump-saudi-arabia-iran-iraq-kurdish-population-shia-muslims-a7742276.html

Will the u.S. congress do anything constructive? Unlikely. The u.S. public? Nothing. Well, maybe some will dust off their pink pussy hats.

Can our collective insanity support earth and animal life for a Hawking hundred years? 50, 10? Why?

“....it's getting mighty smoggy
And the folks are getting groggy
I've lived here all my life and I should know.”

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Alberto Ceras 2's picture
Alberto Ceras 2 1 year 51 weeks ago
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There is at least one supremely sane leader: Angela Merkel. Her statement (post Trump visit) Europe “really must take our fate into our own hands.” hoisted sanity's banner high. Now the next raising could - should? - see Europe turning its back on the u.S. while extending its hand to Russia as it simultaneously pulls out of NATO, an organization bloated by the u.S. far beyond its intended boundaries and morphed by the u.S. into Russia's adversary.

If any of you have an interest in why Trump? and why the return of hate Russia? take a few minutes to read W. T. Whitney’s entire essay, essentially a review (with which I’m in total agreement) of Dan Kovalik’s new book. Amazon has the book here - get hold of it, read it, know what the u.S. is up to, has been up to for years.

The book:

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B06XJBHNXT/ref=dp-kindle-redirect?_encoding=UTF8&btkr=1

Whitney’s essay:

http://www.counterpunch.org/2017/05/30/why-does-the-united-states-beat-up-on-capitalist-russia/

[QUOTE]

MAY 30, 2017

Why Does the United States Beat Up On Capitalist Russia?

by W. T. WHITNEY

The Cold War we are familiar with ended with the collapse of the Soviet Union. In his new book “The Plot to Scapegoat Russia,” lawyer and human rights activist Dan Kovalik writes about a new Cold War against Russia – and about the peace that never came. He discusses the role of the Democratic Party and the CIA, but his book centers on explaining why hostilities resumed.

[UNQUOTE]

Now, the next sane step: European nations, setting an example for all other nations, to begin expelling all u.S. military from their territories while occupying and utilizing those u.S. bases for their own benefit.

Why not?

zapdam.'s picture
zapdam. 1 year 49 weeks ago
#2

Glad to see you're still here Alberto !!!!!!

Alberto Ceras 2's picture
Alberto Ceras 2 1 year 49 weeks ago
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Quote zapdam.:

Glad to see you're still here Alberto !!!!!!

Thanks, zapdam. Yes, I decided to "check in" once in a while although it looks as if most people have deserted TH blogs for the social networks, or maybe it's a reflection of a general and generally morbid despair.

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