Chris Prevatt

The 14 Characteristics of Fascism

In her appearance on Hannity and Colmes this past Friday, Stephanie Miller brought up the 14 Characteristics of Fascism. She told Hannity to Google it so I took the liberty of checking it out Political scientist Dr. Lawrence Britt wrote an article about fascism (“Fascism Anyone?,” Free Inquiry, Spring 2003, page 20). Studying the fascist…

Finally, Someting I can agree with from John Seiler

This back-handed commentary on the Bush foreign policy of spreading democracy throughout the world caught my eye yesterday. Why isn’t Bush invading Thailand? By John Seiler at the OC Register’s Orange Punch Blog President Bush insists that he has the right, and duty, to advance democracy by force. Thailand’s military just threw out its elected…

Bush owes us an apology

More Free Speech from Keith Olbermann This is just too good to miss. The other guy, whose opinion we cannot fathom, has exactly the same right as we do: to think — and say — what his mind and his heart and his conscience tell him, is right. All of us agree about that. Except,…

The words of a terrorist, some 231 years ago…

and a little wisdom from inside the sandbox. Mr. President, it is natural to man to indulge in the illusions of hope. We are apt to shut our eyes against a painful truth, and listen to the song of that siren till she transforms us into beasts. Is this the part of wise men, engaged…

A Republican State of Mind?

I regularly check out the letters to the editor page at the OC Register. Sometimes I find some intelligent comments. And sometimes I get a look into the void of the minds of the Bush loyalists who parrot the Bush administration’s talking points as though they were the Ten Commandments. In a Saturday September 16,…