• someofparts commented on the diary post What a revoltin’ development this is! by TarheelDem.

    2013-12-09 12:51:11View | Delete

    tagged this to read fully at my night job

    meanwhile – other resources not mentioned here

    Dwights MacDonald – 30s commentor – had instructive things to say about what did/did not work here and in Russia

    also Walter Karp – Liberty Under Seige – check him out at Amazon – essential stuff

  • someofparts commented on the blog post The Middle Class Is Not for Itself

    2013-08-12 07:21:38View | Delete

    Right after the Civil War the farmers tried to confront the financial predators and make them change their ways. Instead, politicians distracted people with appeals to prejudices that had been inflamed by the war.

    All these decades later it looks like that old game is still in play. Our lizard overlords are going to keep distracting us from the real problems until they kill us all.