By Steve Ahlquist on March 13, 2017
“But I was…” said Molly Henry.
“No. You cannot speak,” insisted Providence City Councilor Terrence Hassett, “It’s the rule of the chamber.”
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By Steve Ahlquist on July 22, 2015
The two party system is the problem, said James Patin of Worcester Socialist Alternative, and no one candidate, not Sawant, not Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein, and not even socialist-independent turned Democrat Bernie Sanders is going to be able to challenge the system in a meaningful way by themselves.
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By Steve Ahlquist on September 23, 2014
“As power and money continues to consolidate in the hands of fewer and ever more powerful corporate hands, and as the extinction clock for all life on Earth continues to count down, the revolutionary begins to seem less impossible and more imminent.”
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