Americans distract themselves with freak-show headlines while political institutions escape their control.
World War 2
The U.S. has an interest in protecting its political system from manipulation by foreign enemies or their paid agents. But treason and espionage are already illegal, as is bribery.
Let's replace the names of Confederate figures with those of patriots who upheld America's ideals.
A history lesson for Americans
In a State of Emergency, the President Can Control Your Phone, Your TV, and Even Your Light Switches
Under a little-known regulation that dates back to the 1930s, the president has legal power over electronic transmissions.
"The world is gonna end in 12 years if we don't address climate change and your biggest issue is how are we gonna pay for it?"
The future 1984 scribe debated pacifism with Dr. Alex Comfort in 1942.
CPAC panel underdelivers.
Centralized top down planning of the climate would work as well as it does for economies.
Anti-Iran deal but pro-trade, wants to encourage China to curb North Korea, and too experienced with the actual complications of governing to want to rethink World War II on the fly.
The ravages of Hiroshima; the misery of unfunny summer comedies
The 1943 cartoon Ration Bored
Those aren't Boy Scouts.
Friday A/V Club: Our Friendly Government Explains Why These Concentration Camps Are in Everyone's Best Interests
A propaganda film defends the internment of Japanese Americans.