Wakeful Video Weekend 2022-07-15 (11 videos)

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Summary: Way too many informative videos found this week. I felt forced to put some aside for the next weekend. Those of the current weekend deal primarily with our life-crushing modern system we must struggle to live in and the censorship of news we get (except in little truth outlets like this blog here, making subscription of it useful for people who want to stay well informed).

Stars and channels: Our Changing Climate, Democracy At Work (Richard Wolff), Her Homestead Skills, The Jimmy Dore Show, Then & Now, Second Thought, Ryan Chapman

Topics:

  1. Our World Built around Work (killing us and our environment) ***
  2. And the Ridiculous Conspiracy Theory to Preserve the Catastrophic System ***
  3. Warning From A Farmer: Food Lack Coming Up **
  4. Unsustainable Capitalist Farming System *
  5. Shrinking Confidence in Institutions
  6. The Invention of Individuals’ Responsibility for their Poverty
  7. Biden Destroying Social Security
  8. Retirement Still Achievable? *
  9. Interesting News Comparison of Past and Current
  10. Growing Shutdown of Independent Media
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Wakeful Video Weekend 2021-12-05 (11 videos)

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Summary: primarily how to change our hellish (inequality & burnout) culture

Stars & channels: Melanie Poole (fantastic!!!), TEDx Talks, Thought Slime, Democracy At Work (Richard Wolff), 1Dime, The Hill, The Jimmy Dore Show, Ralph Nader Radio Hour, The People’s Party (esp. Zeynab Day & Nick Brana)

Topics:

  1. Let’s Cure the Disease of Job Status
  2. Powering Up Social Change by Story Sharing
  3. Using People’s Strengths and Wishes for Progress
  4. Oh So Heroic Elon Musk
  5. State Capitalism vs Real Socialism, Improper 1st Step Revolution vs 2nd Step
  6. The Role of Money
  7. Our Burnout Culture
  8. COVID: Is Omicron Bad or Possibly Good?
  9. U.S. Hospitals Shrinking and Closing
  10. Medical Addiction for Huge Profits
  11. People’s Party National Call, December 2, 2021

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Wakeful Video Weekend 2021-11-07 (10 videos)

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Summary: two humorous videos, one heart-wrenching one, and all insightful. Issues: governments, capitalism/feudalism vs socialism, twin-party tyranny, digital chains, stupid-making schools, injustice system, and mentality for change.

Stars and channels: thejuicemedia, The Problem With Jon Stewart, Democracy At Work (Richard Wolff and David Harvey), Second Thought, Bad Faith (Joy Gray an Yanis Varoufakis), The Jimmy Dore Show, Freshtastical, mediasanctuary (Chris Hedges), …

Topics:

  1. Humor: Governments’ Fossil Fuel Behavior (“Honest Government Ad”)
  2. Humor: Jon Stewart on Socialism
  3. Capitalism: Why Our Rising Prices (Inflation), Cold War upon China
  4. Our Decline Since the 1970’s
  5. Right-Wing Twin-Party Tyranny
  6. Mentality: Work vs Labor, Becoming Good vs Being Enslaved (Star Trek vs. The Matrix)
  7. Modern Feudalism
  8. Our Growing Digital Chaining
  9. Our Stupid Public Schools
  10. Our Prison-Using Oppression System vs Christian Caring
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Wakeful Video Weekend 2021-07-25 (11 videos)

Summary: How our country has over a generation been turned into a rich and poor wasteland and the need for nuclear treatment of our corrupt political parties.

Stars and channels: The People’s Party, Eichard Wolff (Democracy At Work), Ruptly, The Jimmy Dore Show (incl. Graham Elwood), The Robert Escobar Show, Steve Auerbach, Second Thought, Rick Sanchez & Faran Fronczak

Topics:

  1. People’s Party National Call: Getting Nuclear with the Corrupt Major Parties **
  2. M4A March (with good speeches, too)
  3. How much Our Economy and Society Has Crumbled over the last Generation ***
  4. Modern U.S. Wage Slavery
  5. FBI Framing Us
  6. Empire: U.S. Top Country of Meddling with Others
  7. The Rich Buying Away our American Dream (Owned Homes)
  8. Is China Capitalist, Socialist or Communist? – Richard D Wolff
  9. The Needed Change for a Good Nation

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Wakeful Video Weekend 2021-06-27 (18 videos)

Summary: a variety of topics handled by best videos found this week. The most often described issues are (1) the people’s suffering being caused by corrupt cronies and (2) the utter corruption of both major political parties.

Stars and channels: Sustainable Human, Allan C. Miller interviewed on the Ralph Nader Radio Hour, Breaking Points (Saagar Enjeti), Democracy At Work (Richard Wolff), The Jimmy Dore Show, The Real News Network, On Contact (Chris Hedges interviewing Jenny Chan from China), Reventure Consulting (on real estate bubble), Second Thought (real estate & American Dream change), Bloomberg (wealthy Jeremy Grantham seeing a system problem, really odd!), Graham Elwood, The People’s Party (thoughts for change)

Topics:

  1. Expanding Empathy **
  2. Pushing Back against Misinformation
  3. Our Insane Economy Leaving us Empty Handed
  4. Our Rulers’ Wrong Treatment of Our Financial Crises
  5. Worker Co-Ops Working well even during the Corona Crisis
  6. World: China Abusing Young Migrants Very Much Like the U.S. Did
  7. U.S. Housing Market Bubble Crashing ***
  8. America’s Looming Housing Crisis ***
  9. A Money Lord Predicting a Soon to Come Great Depression *
  10. Healthcare: Used to Rob and Enslave Us (when Biden could give us M4A TODAY!) **
  11. M4A: Politicians’ Healthcare Games **
  12. Corrupticians: Kamala Harris Cackling About the Political Farce She is Part of
  13. Humor: Jon Stewart on the Corona Lab Leak
  14. Media War: Consistent Profit-Wars Endorsement
  15. Empire: The Top Nation of Messing with Other Countries’ Elections
  16. Judicial System Improved by the D Party? Nope! (D = R)
  17. Force the Vote: Remember it being presented as faulty?
  18. People’s Party National Call 6/24/2021

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Wakeful Video Weekend 2021-05-30 (9 top + 6 good videos)

Summary: Don’t miss at least the first two of nine excellent interviews and reports. The nine cool shared videos are followed by links to 6 fairly good ones. Plus two article links at the bottom.

Stars & channels: Nina Paley, Second Thought, The People’s Party, Richard Wolff (Democracy At Work), The Jimmy Dore Show, Gabor Maté & Russell Brand, Steven Donziger & Chris Hedges (On Contact), Ron Placone, Abby Martin, Secular Talk, Ralph Nader Radio Hour, The Real News Network, …

Topics:

  1. Our World’s Criminal Lords Promoting Themselves
  2. Let’s Leave Meritocracy Behind
  3. Unemployment: Capitalism’s Obstacle To Human Lives
  4. $10 Billions of Our Tax Money Getting Gifted to the Richest Money Lord (Jeff Bezos)
  5. Israel/Zionism Well Criticized by a Jew
  6. Corporate Seizure of the American Judiciary
  7. Alternative Social Media: Open Source User-Focussed Panquake
  8. People’s Party National call
  9. Internet Law
  10. Leftovers (OK videos)

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The Humanist Report

Mike Figueredo’s Humanist Report is one of my regular video sources, but being still stuck in continued education courses for resurrecting a former career, I ran out of time putting together yesterday’s Video Weekend compilation. (Another reason was a lot of wasted time searching for reports explaining the British piracy committed on an Iranian super tanker, especially one revealing the truth on the alleged sanction violations (apparently the sanctions used as a justification don’t actually exist).)

Well, Mike put out a whole bunch of videos worth sharing last week (and some the week before). So, here, today comes a catch-up:

 

1. Switching from Private Insurance to Medicare for All is a Huge Win

You will keep your doctor (if you are currently lucky enough to have coverage of any kind). It’s PRIVATE insurances that take them away from you. Medicare lets you keeo them even if you lose or switch your job or start your own business. (and as an employer you won’t have to wrestle with private insurances to offer employees an acceptable healthcare plan, btw!):

(Note: If the video linked above gets deleted, you may search the Internet for The Humanist Report and the title: “Bernie Sanders Gloats After Poll Disproves KEY Health Industry Talking Point”)   Continue reading “The Humanist Report”

Woke Video Weekend 2019-07-14 (17 videos)

Another mix of best videos from this week. A really nice personal interview with Bernie. Deep insights into inequality and the fight for equality. More on censorship and the mass media brainwash. the generational shift from capitalism to socialism, class relations, abusive white supremacy, free speech, and removing the rich from power. Stars: Bernie anders, John Spritzler, Cornel West, Richard Wolff, David Harvey, Lee Camp, The Rational National, Niko House, Kyle Kulinski, ColdFusion, John Carlos Frey and Amy Goofman (on Democracy Now), cholitas on Redfish, and more.

Topics:

  1. A Nicely Personal Bernie Interview
  2. “Equal Opportunity”: The Sneaky Proposal of a Level Playing Field
  3. Economy: Capitalism/Socialism Generational Shift
  4. Class Relations Becoming Visible (and the Constant Counter Strikes from the Top)
  5. Media: MSM effing us & the Constant False Narratives
  6. Media War: Censorship on Youtube
  7. CIA Wants to Keep Torture Crimes Secret
  8. The Oligarchy’s War on Honest Politicians
  9. Cornel West Exposing Joe Biden & Kamala Harris
  10. Bernie’s People Power
  11. Media: Fox Celebrates Wage Slavery
  12. Why Progressive Organizations Don’t Advocate Removing the Rich from Power
  13. Revisiting the Banking Racket
  14. We Need Assange More than He Needs Us
  15. White Supremacy  Immigrant Discrimination
  16. Cholitas: Brown People Fighting for Human Equality

 

1. A Nicely Personal Bernie Interview

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A Broken-Bread Christmas

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This year, as on some prior occasions, my family had no time and energy to prepare for a festive Christmas break. So we went to a grocery shortly before they all closed on Christmas Eve to buy some tasty tidbits and breads. One star among the latter was a French baguette. Sadly, it broke on the way to the cash register. We noticed it but decided to buy it anyway. It was somehow symbolic for my whole life to me. We decided to make its fracture harmless by eating it first, long before its fracture could dry it out. We even made good use of the fracture by doubling it over in our shopping bag that it otherwise wouldn’t have fit into. Bendable bread. Neat. Best thing since sliced bread perhaps. 😉

Making the best of all circumstances, good, bad, and horrible — that’s been my life. It seemed suitable to celebrate a family holiday that way. Oh, and isn’t Christ supposed to have broken some bread to feed the many?   Continue reading “A Broken-Bread Christmas”

Political Awakening Video Weekend 08-12-2018 (17 videos)

Read the brief descriptions and pick the videos to watch and make your ears flutter. Political awakening and education of the first tier. Share widely and subscribe to notifications, so you don’t miss future ones.

Stars: Paul Jay, Cornel West, Richard Wolff, Harriet Fraad, Chris Hedges, Nick Braña, Abby Martin, Brian Becker, Jimmy Dore & Co, Thom Hartmann, Debbie Lusignan, Ron Placone, Kyle Kulinski (“Secular Talk”), Marc Steiner, Bill Black, Mike Papantonio (“America’s Lawyer”), Jamarl Thomas, and more.

Topics range from corruption through our thieving economy and rigged politics, actual (not fake) election fraud, fake news (Putin/Russia), a cure for both Trump Derangement Syndrome and Trump Denial Sundrome, as well as successful soundbite debating, to deep thoughts on what it means to be human, political humor, and the dawn of the People’s Party.

At the very least, don’t miss the final three: Cornel West’s profound speech, Jimmy Dore & Co’s humorous stage performance, and a conversation between none other than truth teller Chris Hedges and (future president) Nick Braña! 🙂

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