Monthly Archives: October 2018

The Montana Post Is Not A Credible News Source, Says Professor Rob Saldin

by William Skink *correction, the original post mistakingly ascribed the quote below to reporter Chuck Johnson. I was in my car doing my civic duty by allowing Montana Public Radio to educate me about the looming elections, now just one … Continue reading

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What A Virtue-Signaling Open Letter From A Missoula Tech Company Leaves Out

by William Skink Virtue signaling is a relatively new phrase, brought into mainstream usage by The Spectator’s James Bartholomew, and is defined by the Urban Dictionary as taking… a conspicuous but essentially useless action ostensibly to support a good cause … Continue reading

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Competing Fear Campaigns As World Keeps Moving Toward The Abyss

by William Skink A week of pipe bombs and the immigrant caravan culminated in the arrest of a MAGA nut with a long rap sheet on Friday. Both wings of our corporate political party are ramping up the fear ahead … Continue reading

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Border Patrol Union That Endorsed Tester Also Endorsed Video Featuring White Nationalists

by William Skink Jon Tester’s campaign must have been pumped to get an endorsement from the Union that represents border agents. The official announcement came back in September, as reported by MPR: The president of the union that represents border … Continue reading

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The True Context Of Trump

by William Skink As the resistance to Trump focuses on the latest outrage–this time, praising body-slamming Gianforte–the larger context of what Trump represents fails to get the attention it deserves. Trump is a product of the failure of globalized neoliberalism. … Continue reading

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