Monday, February 10, 2014

Last Rites for America: Dave Lambert and Terry Doran discuss the decline of the U.S. empire

Indiana activists Dave Lambert and Tim Tiernan spent an hour last week discussing the decline of the U.S. economy, the rise of inequality, and increasing imperialist overreach as exemplified by drone warfare. They did so with Terry Doran, for his show Theatre for Ideas on local public access TV.

Related themes explored at length in this stimulating and erudite discussion were the overwhelming power of money in politics, the decline of real democracy in America, and the genocide committed against indigenous peoples of North America. You can watch the interview here.

Lambert also had some help from the late, great George Carlin in articulating some of these points