The Decarie Report: May31: more

I can’t keep up with this. That’s why this is my second extension of the May 30 blog on the U.S. riots. https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/may/31/george-floyd-protests-reporters-targeted-by-police-and-crowds Besides France, there are protests in Britain. And in Montreal, the city I lived most of my life in, there are demonstrations planned for today. It’s hard

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The Decarie Report: May 30: Yes, things can get worse.

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/live/2020/may/30/george-floyd-protests-minnesota-governor-riots-looting-police?page=with:block-5ed257bf8f08f5e37301165a#block-5ed257bf8f08f5e37301165a https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/live/2020/may/29/george-floyd-killing-protests-minneapolis-minnesota-us-twitter-donald-trump-latest-news-live This is not just a couple of days rioting. It’s one aspect, just one of many, of a U.S. that is collapsing. And it’s not just a matter of the riots themselves. It’s the impact of a president who generates hatreds, fears and divisions on the web and

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The Decarie Report: May 23. a very ugly tomorrow

https://www.facebook.com/photo/?serving of kings and emperors. ___________________________________________________________________ https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/may/22/donald-trump-churches-mosques-synagogues-reopen This is pure politics. It’s a play for the evangelicals, many of whom have been ignoring the law and are cramming their churches anyway. Of course. Their concept of religion focusses on one thing – getting themselves into heaven while the rest of

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The Decarie Report: May 21: The meaning of evil.

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/may/20/climate-change-turning-parts-antarctica-green-say-scientists-algae Not to worry. Our oil barons who are real rich and smart say it’s good for us.______________________________________________________________ https://www.commondreams.org/news/2020/05/19/no-argue-noam-chomsky-roger-waters-monia-mazigh-and-100-others-canada-does-not?utm_term=AO&utm_campaign=Daily%20Newsletter&utm_content=email&utm_source=Daily%20Newsletter&utm_medium=Email This is the point I was making in my last blog. The U.S. is the major Nazi state of our time. In that it is the successor to the evils of

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The Decarie Report: May 12: Not a good day.

https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2018/oct/12/phone-misery-children-congo-cobalt-mines-drc https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2019/dec/16/apple-and-google-named-in-us-lawsuit-over-congolese-child-cobalt-mining-deaths https://www.worldvision.ca/about-us/media-centre/canadas-child-labour-problem And no, it’s not just China that does it. It’s done by our most highly respected capitalists in the western world with U.S.capitalists currently the leaders. One of the most brutal of such countries was Britain until well into the twentieth century. The British Empire of course

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The Decarie Report: May 7: The worst – but with worse to come.

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/may/07/i-made-millions-last-debt-crisis-rich-win-coronavirus-fair-tax And here’s an unusual source to understand our debt crisis. – and to warn us that it is going to get worse unless we get serious about taxing the very rich._________________________________________________________________ Think much about Brazil and it’s destruction of forests by America’s good friend it’s President? We may soon

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The Decarie Report: May 2: The final war?

https://rabble.ca/news/2020/04/trudeau-liberals-play-coy-support-corporations-abuse-offshore-tax-havens When are Canadians (and Americans and British and more than a few others) going to get  fed up with letting the super-rich get off every year with billions of  dollars that they should be paying in taxes? This is money we need for our hospitals, our schools, for our

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The Decarie Report: April 30: Yes. It’s worse.

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/apr/30/trump-executive-order-meat-processing-workers-coronavirus________________________________________________________________https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/30/brazil-manaus-coronavirus-mass-graves_________________________________________________________________ https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/30/trump-claims-china-will-do-anything-to-stop-his-re-election-as-coronavirus-row-escalates Find people to blame and hate. That was Hitler’s strategy behind his holocaust of Jews. That is Trump’s strategy in dealing with Latin Americans and, almost certainly, with Chinese. Does that  mean a monster war? Almost certainly._________________________________________________________________ https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/30/us-states-ban-abortions-coronavirus-leave-women-desperate Oh, of course. Christians believe in “Thou  Shalt not kill”

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The Decarie Report: April 28: Yes. This is real….

https://www.salon.com/2020/04/25/psychologist-john-gartner-trump-is-a-sexual-sadist-who-is-actively-engaging-in-sabotage/ The American people have a choice – an insane president or the other political party — both owned by billionaires who will plunder and starve them. Anyway, the evangelical Christians will continue to support Trump. After all, he is Jesus come back to earth for these final days. And

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The Decarie Report: April 23: The final days?

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/22/europe-had-hottest-year-on-record-in-2019-new-report-shows Don’t tell this to anybody in Alberta. It annoys them.  fashion-trump-is-blaming-immigrants-for-us-problems This is exactly why and how Hitler gained power by murdering Jews.________________________________________________________ https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/apr/23/coronavirus-unity-global-crisis-generation-x________________________________________________________________https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/apr/23/coronavirus-fight-to-vote-us-voters_________________________________________________________________https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/apr/23/pepsi-coke-bottled-water-consumer-reports_________________________________________________________________https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/22/iran-us-satellite-navy-boats-trump Trump is quite right. The U.S. has built the world’s most expensive military so it can attack other countries to steal their resources. So it has

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The Decarie Report: April 20/04: 75 years After World War 2…

……we have created 75 years of the world that Hitler failed to achieve.________________________________________________________________https://www.nationalgeographic.com/environment/2019/04/alberta-canadas-tar-sands-is-growing-but-indigenous-people-fight-back/ https://globalnews.ca/news/6832608/coronavirus-trudeau-alberta-bc-saskatchewan-energy-industry-orphan-well-cleanup/ https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/alberta-orphan-wells-cleanup-bill-12-1.5528257 Some of our news media are gushing about how a clean-up of a few oil wells full of destructive and poisonous water will create of vast paradise of clean water that will attract visitors from

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