Harvey Wasserman

Harvey Wasserman
Harvey Wasserman's latest book, America at the Brink of Rebirth: The Organic Spiral of US History, will be published in 2016.  His Solartopia Green Power & Wellness Show is at www.progressiveradionetwork.com, and he edits www.nukefree.org.

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Wednesday, November 05, 2014
The Corporate Coup d’Etat is Nearly Complete
The GOP/corporate coup d’etat is nearly complete. The Republicans now control the major media, the Supreme Court, the Congress and soon the presidency. Think Jeb Bush in 2016. All throughout America, right down to the local level, buried in a tsunami of cash and corruption, our public servants are...
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Friday, October 31, 2014
Twelve Ways Jim Crow is Winning in 2014
Jim Crow is already the big winner in this year’s election. The corporate elite needs him to gouge the planet, wage perpetual imperial war and rule the rest of us. So the voting rights of millions of student, elderly, black, Hispanic and other citizens are being lynched. Which may now decide...
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Monday, October 20, 2014
When Solartopia Transcends King C.O.N.G.
A green-powered future is our only hope. A planet run by King CONG —Coal, Oil, Nukes & Gas—cannot be sustained. But to get beyond it, our Solartopian vision must embrace more than just a technological transformation. It also demands social, political and spiritual transcendence. From Fukushima...
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Tuesday, September 30, 2014
How We Win on Climate Change
Okay, so we had this historic march a little while ago. It was.... ...joyous, beautiful, exhilarating, inspiring, life-confirming...and in many ways turning point. Now that the dust has settled a bit, we can see that it will change things for a long time to come. It proved to ourselves and the...
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Monday, September 22, 2014
Huge, Gorgeous Global March Shows How to Win the Climate Fight: At the Grassroots
The most hopeful, diverse, photogenic, energizing and often hilarious march I've joined in 52 years of activism—and one of the biggest, at 310,000 strong—has delivered a simple messag​e: we can and will rid the planet of fossil fuels and nuclear power, we will do it at the grassroots, it will be...
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Thursday, September 18, 2014
Corporate Personhood Is the Deadly Virus of Climate Chaos
Unrestrained corporate power is the Ebola virus of our global ecological crisis. Rooting it out will demand a whole new level of resistance. The worldwide march for the climate this weekend is focussed on moving us to a Solartopian energy supply , a green-powered Earth. But those who march must...
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Friday, September 12, 2014
Let’s Bury King C.O.N.G. at People’s Climate March
Above all, the worldwide People’s Climate March on Sept. 21 must bury King C.O.N.G.: Coal , Oil , Nukes and Gas . Which also means abolishing corporate personhood and saving the internet . The fossil/nuclear corporations have been given human rights but no human responsibilities. They’re about to...
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Sunday, September 07, 2014
Shut California’s Fukushima: Diablo Must Go
The catastrophe at Fukushima was not an accident. It’s unfolding again in California. The next west coast quake could easily shake the two reactors at Diablo Canyon to rubble. They are riddled with defects , can’t withstand potential seismic shocks from five major nearby fault lines, violate state...
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Tuesday, August 12, 2014
George Will Confirms Nixon's Vietnam Treason
Richard Nixon was a traitor. The new release of extended versions of Nixon's papers now confirms this long-standing belief, usually dismissed as a "conspiracy theory" by Republican conservatives. Now it has been substantiated by none other than right-wing columnist George Will. Nixon's newly...
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More than 48 percent of some 375,000 young people—nearly 200,000 kids—tested by the Fukushima Medical University near the smoldering reactors now suffer from pre-cancerous thyroid abnormalities, primarily nodules and cysts. Views
Sunday, June 15, 2014
Fukushima’s Children are Dying
Some 39 months after the multiple explosions at Fukushima , thyroid cancer rates among nearby children have skyrocketed to more than forty times (40x) normal. More than 48 percent of some 375,000 young people—nearly 200,000 kids—tested by the Fukushima Medical University near the smoldering...
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