Bernie Could and Should Pounce on the New OIG Report on Hillary’s Deceitfulness but He Hasn’t and He Wont

No surprises here for me!

American Everyman

by Scott Creighton (just a rant)

So what does that tell you?

At a juncture in the campaign when Hillary Clinton is on the ropes, Bernie Sanders has elected to feign his own KO off a weak, limp, flailing swat of a ghost punch from perpetual liar, Hillary Clinton.

As far as I can tell having suffered through a couple of his now completely standard, rote campaign speeches from yesterday in California, Bernie has remained mum on the subject of the Office of Inspector General of the Department of State’s report on email records management and cybersecurity requirements .

Yesterday I wrote about the significance of the report in terms of just how deceitful Hillary’s tenure in the State Department really was and just how selfish she is in the face of the very real threat her illegal use of that private email server was.

In terms of this report…

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Chris Hedges: The Socialist Alternative – Chris Hedges – Truthdig

We on the left must work outside the system!

PROGRESSIVE ACTIVISTS VOICE

The Socialist Alternative–Posted on May 1, 2016

By Chris Hedges

Seattle City Council member Kshama Sawant responds to President Obama’s State of the Union address in January. (Socialist Alternative / YouTube)SEATTLE: The disintegration of the ruling political parties, along with the discrediting of the established political and economic elites, presage radical change.

This change may come from the right. It may result in a frightening proto-fascism. If it is to come from the left it must be pushed forward by dogged activists and citizens who are willing to accept that stepping outside the system will mean surrendering all hope of power for perhaps a decade. To continue to engage in establishment politics, especially attempting to work within the Democratic Party, will further empower corporate capitalism and extinguish what remains of our democracy.

Willingly entering the political wilderness requires a vision that is worth sacrificing and fighting to achieve. It means that some…

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