The Big List of Lies by our Leaders. Post it everywhere to change America.

Summary: Here's the big list of lies by our leaders. It's one of the most important posts among the 3,300 on the FM website. It should be posted in every home. America will change when enough Americans no longer accept leaders who lie -- even those of their own party. This goes up as a reference … Continue reading The Big List of Lies by our Leaders. Post it everywhere to change America.

Government officials’ lies erode the Republic’s foundation. Do we care?

Summary: Today we look at a vital indicator showing the decay of the Republic and point to the guilty parties. Our leaders lie to us, often and about serious matters. The price paid by them and us has come due. How we pay it will help determine our future. “Never believe anything about the government … Continue reading Government officials’ lies erode the Republic’s foundation. Do we care?

Are government unemployment numbers a “big lie”?

Summary: Today we look at an example of a recurring myth on the Right, that nothing the government does can be trusted. It's part of their long and highly successful program to delegitimatize our government (and unions too). These are the major institutions through which we can collectively resist the power of the 1%; without … Continue reading Are government unemployment numbers a “big lie”?

Why do we believe, when the government lies to us so often? When we change, the government also will change.

Summary: Our leaders lie to us because they can, because we don't hold them to a higher standard. This breaks from American's wild west traditions, where a man's background was unknown but his reputation was everything. This post lists five of the most outrageous US government lies since WWII. A complete list would require you … Continue reading Why do we believe, when the government lies to us so often? When we change, the government also will change.

Let’s stop the 2-minute hate on Putin & think before we reignite the Cold War

Summary: Americans cheer as our leaders restart the cold war, for reasons known only to them (just like the Iraq War). They need a casus belli, and have the ability (abetted by our gullibility) to produce one. In our eagerness for conflict, a defining characteristic of us since 9-11), it's easy to do. This post … Continue reading Let’s stop the 2-minute hate on Putin & think before we reignite the Cold War