Summary From A Dark Place – Poem By Resident Poet, A.D.

Here is a hard-hitting piece of free verse from our resident Irish poet, A.D. This offering speaks of the manner in which Capitalism exploits and diminishes the lives of the citizenry. Summary from a Dark Place   The patchwork sky is undecided, hold or release Trees wait patiently and shuffle in anticipation Troubled minions flit […]

Woody Guthrie – Gambling Man [folk]

Here’s one for all you folk aficionados. Woody is a legend slightly diminished by his Toy Story namesake (feckin’ animation). Have a listen to a true hero of Socialist USA. If you enjoyed this, please share

US Federal Machine Determined To Start War In Oil-rich Venezuela

The imperialist intent of the US Federal system is no secret to those who have been following geo-politics. The emergence of Trump has not created this corporate-run policy, it has merely intensified it. Trump has no shame. He cares little for what others think of him. In this, he is a product of a corrupted […]

Woody Guthrie – Grand Coulee Dam [folk]

This is one of Woody’s best known ballads. Is there an equivalent troubadour of the blue collar worker today in the United States? Perhaps Bruce moved in that direction at times, and Dylan certainly tackled some topical issues in his time, but have any presented as solidly working class and highlighted the continuing travesties being […]

Arlo Guthrie – City Of New Orleans [folk]

Arlo Guthrie is the balladeer son of Woody, no, not from Toy Story but from the proud folk tradition of the USA. Arlo is a great entertainer in his own right and performs this classic track admirably. The lazy rhythm is appealing of those who enjoy kicking back and chilling out with a beer or […]

US Establishment Again Using Proxies For Nicaraguan Instability

The US`s Fingerprints Are All Over Nicaragua`s Bloody Civil Unrest SEE ALSO The Salvador Option: The US Is Once Again Supporting Death Squads in Central America Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, Bloody protests against Nicaragua’s President Daniel Ortega’s government have the United State’s fingerprints all over it. Over 100 people have been killed since […]

Garcia Lorca – Anti-Fascist Poet Murdered By Franco

The Spanish world has produced many fine poets not known fully by those of us who don’t have the necessary language skills. It’s a source of great frustration for lovers of poetry to realize that there is so much in the way of fine writing that is unavailable to them. Garcia Lorca is one poet […]

Chinese Government Congratulate Venezuelan President Upon Election

It should come as no surprise that the Socialist leader of China would congratulate the Socialist President of Venezuela upon his re-election. What is most important about this seemingly innocuous story is that the Chinese (and Russian) offers of friendship and comradery will fly in the face of the attitude of both the US government […]

Connolly Was There – Dick Gaughan

This is a strong performance by the Glaswegian giant of folk music in the Celtic Isles. It is prefaced by a short intro to James Connolly, the Irish-Scottish socialist who was executed by British Army firing squad as he was tied to a chair due to his injuries. The Glasgow accent of Gaughan is great […]

Professor Speaks On Maduro Venezuelan Victory

Although incumbent President Maduro comfortably won the recent national elections in Venezuela, many western and western-controlled governments have refused to acknowledge the results as valid. These authorities are all Capitalist and therefore fervently opposed to any socialist success. Yet for all its troubles, most of which have been formulated by western imperialism to divide the […]

Russia And China Call For Respect For Venezuelan Election Results

After Nicolas Maduro’s resounding victory in the Venezuelan general election, there have been calls from two super-powers for other nations, most notably the US, to respect the results. The calls come as the US has tried to rubbish the election before they took place, and continues to pursue an agenda that would see the Latin […]