Donald Trump: the fate of democracy is at stake in 2020

capping a day of wild swings in the ongoing impeachment saga and the conflict in Syria President Donald Trump told Texas supporters Thursday that next year’s election puts the survival of American democracy itself at stake don’t kid yourself Trump said during a rowdy rally while attacking his Democratic opponents Continue Reading

Socialism is the Future

wife’s so really interesting a thing happening in the Seattle arm I think we’ve mentioned on the better half for the program I am Chem champion I think may have the her first point this out to us but the the a woman running for I am City Council under Continue Reading

Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower On Dangers To Democracy | All In | MSNBC

and through retirement.>>>A WHISTLE-BLOWER IS SOUNDING>>>A WHISTLE-BLOWER IS SOUNDING THE ALARM ON A DATA ANALYTICS THE ALARM ON A DATA ANALYTICS FIRM THAT HARVESTED INFORMATION FIRM THAT HARVESTED INFORMATION FROM MILLIONS OF AMERICANS FROM MILLIONS OF AMERICANS WITHOUT THEIR PERMISSION. WITHOUT THEIR PERMISSION. 123IR78 CALLED CAMBRIDGE 123IR78 CALLED CAMBRIDGE ANALYTICA. Continue Reading

What if the internet had been invented before democracy?

Confused? Angry? Frustrated? Surprised? about the state of politics and democracy? Me too… With Trump, Sanders, Corbyn, Farage, Brexit. 2016 saw ‘democratic’ decisions which shook the world. Contradictory and unexpected decisions. I see it as the sign of an antiquated system in desperate need of an overhaul to bring it Continue Reading

Economic Update: Virginia Elects a Socialist [Trailer]

It pays to spend billions because the rate of return on those billions, if you get your friendly politician into office, must be very high, to risk all of that you must get a really good return, which they do. He decided towards the tail end of the campaign that Continue Reading

Robert Reich: 10 Steps to Save American Democracy

The midterm elections saw massive turnout, but also massive failures of our democracy. As Big Money floods our political system and some in power are intent on making it harder for certain people to vote, we need a movement to save our democracy. Here are 10 steps. Number 1: Make Continue Reading

WHY ELECTIONS ARE BAD FOR DEMOCRACY

Most of us believe that if you hold elections, you automatically get democracy. But is this true? History shows that elections do not always create democracies. They can even bring dictators to power. For 3,000 years, humans have been experimenting with democracy. But elections only entered the game some 200 Continue Reading

War and Nation Building in Latin America: Crash Course World History 225

Hi, I’m John Green. This is Crash Course World History, and today we’re gonna return to two of our favorite themes: the creation of nation-states and the role of war. And we’re gonna focus on a region that often gets overlooked in world history, Latin America. Me from the Past: Continue Reading