Do we let the administration get away with continuing Bush’s tax breaks for the super rich? Do we allow cuts to health care and help for the most in need? Yes, according to Obama’s proposal to balance the budget. Over fifty-thousand students protest cuts in education in England and many more thousands protested recently in France when they were going to raise the age of retirement benefits. But in the USA these protests are ignored or looked down on as a messy ordeal. U.S. citizens are so misinformed we have no context or reason to protest. If you and your family is not watching Democracy Now every night and/or every day then you should. Turn off Fox and all commercial news media and try independent news for awhile. It is available.
In Europe They Protest
- Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet May 17, 2013
- On doing the emotional work of being a male feminist May 17, 2013