It is time for us to look in the mirror. Even the semblance of democracy that we thought we had is eroding rapidly. It is on you now.
Three important clips illustrate not only the danger of losing our democracy but the hubris and misinformation that make it possible.
LIVE on KPFT 90.1 FM: Maggie Hassan, Bill Kristol, & David Rothkopf on Democracy and Democrats’ successes. Indivisible Houston Daniel Cohen speaks on the progressive movement and candidates.
Previous to World War II, Germany was a real Democracy. Lies, misinformation, and economic conditions were all responsible for their fall into autocracy.
Greg Palast lays it out. And it turns the constitution never guaranteed us a real Democracy where the vote really mattered.
Corporate-funded journalism has decimated this country’s democracy. We do not have much time to solve it. Let’s get busy.
Yvette Simpson, CEO of Democracy for America discussed the structural problems of our Democracy and how the Progressive movement can solve it.
Texas Activists Trisha Robinson and Kelli Patin interrupt their walk to Austin Capitol to speak to us. Rev. Barber and Beto O’Rourke give excellent answers to Stephanie Ruhle on voter suppression.
Neil Aquino points out that given the severity of Republican attacks on our Democracy, it warrants that Democrats are more activated.
SUNY Professor Ian Reifowitz draws the eerie similarities between 1930s Germany and Trump’s actions. Do we survive?