Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Glenn Greenwald
"When the establishment class fails a huge portion of the population for enough time and to enough of an extent, sooner or later they will decide that it is the ruling class that is their enemy."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Capitalism only asks whether fascism is profitable."
Common Dreams staff
Jair Bolsonaro
"This is a dark day for Brazil; Brazilian democracy is now in complete crisis"


With the savage and incoherent Trump spewing his increasingly racist bile on Muslims - and his ugly GOP fellow-travelers really not far behind - consider the inspired petition by a Scottish activist to bar Trump entry to the U.K. "for his continued, unrepentant hate speech and unacceptable behavior (that) foments racial, religious and nationalistic intolerance." In the same spirit of turning away from darkness toward light: Re-imagine John Lennon, killed 35 years ago today.