Category Archives: Thom Hartmann

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July 11, 2014  By Jack Jodell.  “Corporations are NOT people, and money is NOT Free Speech!”- Commonly accepted modern truth and wisdom -  The American Republic, first proudly proclaimed in 1776, has undergone many changes since its birth. It has … Continue reading

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HEROES AND HEROINES, 2014!

Jan. 4, 2014  By Jack Jodell. HAPPY NEW YEAR, everybody! I thought I’d start this new year on a positive note. Lord knows, this blog has spent a very long time focusing on the negative aspects of our government, economy, … Continue reading

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INEQUALITY FOR ALL!

Sept. 19, 2013  By Jack Jodell. “This economy can go on no longer…because it has become absolutely criminal…this economic model is killing more people in the world than all the armies put together.” – Chilean Economist Manfred Max-Neef – I … Continue reading

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SOMETHING TO CHERISH: FREE SPEECH TV!

Sept. 7, 2013  By Jack Jodell.  Those who have followed this blog know how justifiably critical I have been of mainstream, network TV. It has never failed to insult our intelligence by presenting, almost exclusively, shows with a pro-corporate bias … Continue reading

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THE NEW BLACKLISTING MUST STOP!

Sept. 2, 2013  By Jack Jodell. In the early 1950s, America was irrationally gripped with fear – primarily, fear of communists and the then-rising tide of world communism. Thousands of clergy, elected officials, and even movie stars and media figures rose … Continue reading

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MASTERS OF MASS DECEPTION (Part 3): BILL O’REILLY

Aug. 30, 2013  By Jack Jodell. This is my third installment of an intermittent series devoted to those in the mass media who have established long and very successful careers by repeatedly lying through their teeth to the general public. This post … Continue reading

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MASTERS OF MASS DECEPTION (Part 1): SEAN HANNITY

Aug. 16, 2013  By Jack Jodell. With this post, I begin an intermittent new feature. It will be devoted to those figures in mass media who have built their entire professional careers by skillfully telling one lie after another either to achieve … Continue reading

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WORTH REFLECTING UPON…

  Aug. 7, 2013  By Jack Jodell.  Those who are familiar with this blog know how, from time to time, I have featured interesting and relevant quotes from a wide range of persons, across many borders and even over many … Continue reading

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FREE SPEECH TV FOR YOU AND ME!

July 21, 2013  By Jack Jodell. As those who have followed this blog for some time are well aware, I have justifiably berated our pathetic and childish mainstream media for many years. Their shallowness, repetitiveness, and propensity for featuring sensationalism and … Continue reading

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FOR THOSE WHO SEEK TRUTH IN NEWS!

  By Gwendolyn H. Barry of A NEW GLOBAL MYTH (http://newglobalmyth.blogspot.com/ and Jack Jodell of THE SATURDAY AFTERNOON POST (http://jackjodell53.wordpress.com/), Feb. 2, 2012   This is a joint post by both authors which also appears at both of the above websites … Continue reading

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