March 2013

Maher, Huffington: Pro-Bush Censorship Propaganda 101

By |March 5th, 2013

For those of you unfamiliar with the term, attacking a straw man is to create the illusion of having refuted an argument by misrepresenting the original argument, without ever actually refuting it. It's practice is the shameful solace of pedants, debate team drop-outs and scorned ex-girlfriends; and you see it a lot in media punditry and politics.

Fuck Yoo Very Much

By |March 2nd, 2013

Fuck Yoo very much indeed. John Yoo, that is. He was a chief architect of Bush's torture policy. In the video above he is teaching a class of Berkeley law students, apparently, the fine points of detainee torture.

Party Cabals: Drug War’s Only Winners

By |March 1st, 2013

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