To Comfort The Afflicted
And Afflict The Comfortable

To Comfort The Afflicted And Afflict The Comfortable

Wednesday, June 23, 2021

Observercast

Sharon Martin

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Looking For Answers

On one of the local television channels, every looted business got airtime. It’s easy to see where the station’s sympathies lie. On Twitter, policemen unload...

Is Putin’s Job Done?

Not quite. He’s still not back in the G-8, although the president is inviting him and a couple of other outsiders to the G-7...

Who’s Responsible?

More than 360,000 Oklahomans filed first time unemployment claims in March and April. About half of them have not received assistance. Many of them...

Our Money, Our Services

Privatization is capitalism’s end goal, a plan that funnels all taxes into private enterprise and publicly traded companies. That includes essential services – education,...

A Long, Slow Coup

It didn’t start with Reagan’s war on non-existent welfare queens or his shameful battle with the air traffic controllers union. But he had his...

Economic Justice

In a crisis, the limits and failures of a capitalist society become clear. Take GDP as one example. Gross domestic product is the value of...

Dear Governor

In a Channel 5 interview, you said that you weren’t going to shut down Oklahoma early and hurt business. Do you know what hurts...

Unite

When leaders lie, more concerned with their power than they are with our lives and deaths; When the rich look down, refuse to acknowledge that it’s our labor that makes...

Same War, New Front

Once again, the whole world is at war. It’s hard to fight an enemy you can’t see, whether it’s a virus or misinformation. Truth is...