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65. K&R. He points out the perversion of our democracy itself.
Mon May 25, 2015, 06:34 PM
May 2015

He points out how deliberately sick the corporate messaging has become.


My new favorite example is all the Third Way lecturing in this thread

http://www.democraticunderground.com/10026725626

that it's RUDE to bring up Hillary's war policies on Memorial Day!

You see, it's a plastic, corporate holiday now, for cheering empty platitudes about peace from the very politicians who vote for the wars of profit and orchestrate the bloodshed.
Bernie is great Duckhunter935 May 2015 #1
Taking the high road... awoke_in_2003 May 2015 #34
Missed it.... daleanime May 2015 #2
How could I see Bernie Sanders? Everyone knows the media is ignoring him... brooklynite May 2015 #3
Would everyone post an internet-available link when adding these topics, please? erronis May 2015 #7
Here is the link to Bernie's Video at CNN's "Reliable Sources:" KoKo May 2015 #10
Many thanks, KoKo and napi21! erronis May 2015 #13
BTW: You need to go in about two minutes for the start of the whole thing.... KoKo May 2015 #14
I half expected them to break away to cover Hillary arriving somewhere..... Spitfire of ATJ May 2015 #23
Thank you for the link, KoKo.What a terrific interview! hedda_foil May 2015 #25
Great interview. Paka May 2015 #38
I'll bookmark this for later! MrMickeysMom May 2015 #43
Thank you... Rockyj May 2015 #55
I tried to find a web version and the closest I found napi21 May 2015 #11
He is referring to this AgingAmerican May 2015 #26
I am glad you agree that the Corp-Media (owned by major corporations) are ignoring the candidate rhett o rick May 2015 #44
Perhaps because the "people's candidate" won't be able to get the people to vote for him? brooklynite May 2015 #48
She is clearly Wall Streets choice. The billions they have to buy the election rhett o rick May 2015 #50
Actually, there are three sides... brooklynite May 2015 #51
I didn't forget the Republicons. The Oligarchs will give them some support but they rhett o rick May 2015 #53
So in your opinion Bernie is a weaker candidate then any of the possible republicans.... daleanime May 2015 #54
Any of the Republicans likely to win the nomination? Yes. brooklynite May 2015 #58
And Hillary can beat them? daleanime May 2015 #59
Based on polling and the political profile of the States in play? Absolutely. brooklynite May 2015 #60
Then it should be no problem...... daleanime May 2015 #61
If Bernie beats Hillary AgingAmerican May 2015 #62
it's laughable to believe otherwise frylock May 2015 #83
Actually, there are three sides....you're forgetting the Republican candidate DJ13 May 2015 #56
The Plutocrats prefer the Democrat in their pocket to the Republican. Dustlawyer May 2015 #57
I like to take benign statements and pretend they're de-facto positions too. LanternWaste May 2015 #70
Snarky and dismissive, but not quite accurate. morningfog May 2015 #76
I see..so Bernie shows up out of the blue and knocks on the door at CNN? brooklynite May 2015 #79
That excuse redstateblues May 2015 #77
get some new material ffs frylock May 2015 #82
Bernie is doing this nation a crucial service. woo me with science May 2015 #4
Yes I did locks May 2015 #5
Yes, it's quite refreshing I must say. And Bernie probably doesn't have pollsters tellin him what isues he should duck. InAbLuEsTaTe May 2015 #52
Bernie did his usual awesome. floriduck May 2015 #6
How about we get the personality/ownership discussion out there and let Bernie deal with issues? erronis May 2015 #8
It's highly doubtful that is his strategy, he has said as much. Agschmid May 2015 #45
I hope that they put that up on the web--sounds like it would be worth seeing! MADem May 2015 #9
Napi....You can Cut and Paste the Video Link to Bernie into your OP from here: KoKo May 2015 #12
That was a good interview. And come to think about it - that is the difference between the "news" jwirr May 2015 #15
That was before the media got totally co-opted as a propaganda mechanism Jackpine Radical May 2015 #18
Yes. jwirr May 2015 #19
Good interview, good discussion, highly recommended viewing eom whereisjustice May 2015 #16
Senator Sanders just makes total sense. PearliePoo2 May 2015 #17
He usually gets introduced as "Bernie Sanders - Hillary Challenger". Spitfire of ATJ May 2015 #20
I have ONE representative who speaks for me. ONE! Gregorian May 2015 #21
Sanders was great. hrmjustin May 2015 #22
No greytdemocrat May 2015 #24
They don't know AgingAmerican May 2015 #27
That is the symptom,not the cause Cosmocat May 2015 #36
Then how do we 40% know? Are those avenues closed to the 60% for some reason? whatthehey May 2015 #88
AGREED! Cosmocat May 2015 #35
Video: Bernie Sanders Slams Press For Campaign Coverage On CNN's Reliable Sources Purveyor May 2015 #28
It's perfect... Just perfect lead.. eloydude May 2015 #29
No (nt) bigwillq May 2015 #30
There is no love lost between Hilliary and the corporate media. ZX86 May 2015 #31
I dont blme the press, i blame the idiots for not paying any attention. 7962 May 2015 #32
I won't exonerate the public completely, but the Press is most guilty. napi21 May 2015 #33
I grew up in the Cronkite era too. The worst thing that ever happened sufrommich May 2015 #37
Thats the problem, No one WATCHES the news like they used to! 7962 May 2015 #40
10% of the population owns 80% of the wealth. So what fucking difference does it make KingCharlemagne May 2015 #39
Well then, I guess you dont bitch about Fox. 7962 May 2015 #41
Propaganda works that's why it's used. The Plutocratic-Oligarchs buy propaganda and rhett o rick May 2015 #46
I don't have a problem with Bernie doing this at all... ConservativeDemocrat May 2015 #42
You think the billions "donated" by Wall Street will win out over the power rhett o rick May 2015 #49
No. You think that. ConservativeDemocrat May 2015 #63
But Sen Warren isn't running. Funny how people suddenly believe in the system if rhett o rick May 2015 #64
You're hilarious, rhett ConservativeDemocrat May 2015 #66
Insulting me won't make any difference. Maybe makes you feel taller. I don't for a minute rhett o rick May 2015 #67
Please, rhett... you spew insults almost faster than you breathe ConservativeDemocrat May 2015 #68
I am having trouble with your "reality based" logic. First of all it's a fact of politics and rhett o rick May 2015 #69
When was the last time money bought your influence? ConservativeDemocrat May 2015 #73
Oh plez. Corporations have all their execs give to the campaign. That's not fooling anyone rhett o rick May 2015 #74
It's not an "insult" to use the clear meaning of your words in context ConservativeDemocrat May 2015 #80
Your word games don't change the facts that corporations donate millions by "encouraging" their rhett o rick May 2015 #85
If you want your words to mean something other than they explicitly mean... ConservativeDemocrat May 2015 #86
Almost as amusing as pretending "qualified" is an objective term. LanternWaste May 2015 #71
It really has become parody LordGlenconner May 2015 #75
Sen Sanders may not be able to overcome the huge financial donations that HRC will get. rhett o rick May 2015 #78
Actually, I won't gloat when he loses ConservativeDemocrat May 2015 #81
I have never once mentioned Benghazi nor will I ever. I do mention that she betrayed the rhett o rick May 2015 #84
I'm very meh on Hillary LordGlenconner May 2015 #89
Back when I was editor of my high school year book, I made sure at least two pages were YOHABLO May 2015 #47
K&R. He points out the perversion of our democracy itself. woo me with science May 2015 #65
I think you will like this from Howard Zinn Luminous Animal May 2015 #72
^^^this^^^ L0oniX May 2015 #87
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