POLITICS

Could El Salvador’s Bitcoin Adoption Spark Economic Crisis?

The El Salvador Bitcoin surprise was the green light seen around the world. When El Salvadorian President Nayib Bukele announced during the Miami Bitcoin conference that his country would be the first to accept Bitcoin...

Fox News’ Jesse Watters Terrorizes Washington Square Park, Proving NYC Is Back

As children played in Washington Square Park's fountain, a Fox News camera crew distorted the public land into simulacra, intellectual property, and political ideology. Fox News anchor Jesse Watters on Wednesday confronted a woman wearing...

Republican Party Apparatus Will Accept Political Donations in Cryptocurrency

House Republicans will accept cryptocurrency as political donations. The National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC) announced on Thursday plans to process crypto donations through BitPay. "We are focused on pursuing every avenue possible to further our mission...

BlackRock’s Gobbling of Homes Is Fueling Neo-Feudalism. Why Does Only the Populist Right Understand...

The dystopian nightmare of billions of propertyless workers serving a minority of landowning elites is already here. But many Americans awoke to this reality following a Wall Street Journal report outlining how BlackRock and...

WATCH: Pro-Palestinian Protesters Do Donuts in Greenwich Village and Fist Bump NYPD

A motorcade of pro-Palestinian protesters barreled through Washington Square Park on Sunday evening. Activists chanted “Allahu Akbar,” lambasted the Israeli government with antisemitic rhetoric, waived Palestinian flags, and fist bumped New York City police...

Did the CDC Reveal COVID-19 Mask Wearing as a PR Performance of Late Capitalism?

Mask off. The CDC yesterday announced that fully vaccinated Americans no longer need to wear masks at indoor or outdoor gatherings. Those living directly under the American Empire, rather than one of its proxies or...

What the CIA’s ‘Intersectional’ Recruiting Ad Says About the Aesthetic of Empire

The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) this past week integrated identity politics themes into those of American military conquest. “I am a woman of color. I am a Mom. I am a cisgender millennial who has...

Derek Chauvin Inmate Says Convicted Cop Is Not Safe in General Population

A prison inmate at Minnesota Correctional Facility at Oak Park Heights, the five star maximum security prison where Derek Chauvin is being held, believes the convicted ex-cop is not safe with the general population.  “First...

Sinking Beaches, Foreign Capital, and Scams Galore: Why Florida Is America’s Doomed Future 

Thousands of party-crazed Americans raged in South Beach during Spring Break, twerking, fighting, stripping, and drinking. Outraged tweeters presented them as Floridians, but Miami arrest records prove most came from out of town. As a Florida...

Joe Biden’s Immigration ‘Crisis’ Is the Simulation’s Déjà Vu

There is nothing new in the Biden immigration 'crisis.' The American political system and mass media have transformed the subject of immigration into déjà vu: This recurring feeling like the United States political economy reproduces...