Louisiana State Trooper Carl Cavalier Needs Our Support

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG @Dee82442012 #JusticeForRonaldGreene LA State Trooper #CarlCavalier is soon to be fired after going public with allegations of brutality and racism within the department. Listen to clip of @rolandsmartin @RMUProduction #RolandMartinUnfiltered Join “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny,” Thursdays at 8 pm ET, beginning January, 2022.

Triple Digit Heat Waves: Mother Nature Issues Her Warning

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG @mikiebarb @henryfountain & @MrOlmos reflect on extreme heat in Pacific NW for @TheDailyNYT @nytimes. Warnings by @MargaretAtwood #Octavia Butler, Mother Earth & more, issue warnings we cannot afford to ignore. Join “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny,” Thursdays at 8 pm ET, beginning January, 2022.

The Power of Ideas: The Battle in America’s Schools

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG Repression in education is visible in @HandmaidsOnHulu & also evident in the U.S. today as #JanineJackson of @FAIRmediawatch & Stevana Sims of @BLMAtSchool explain in this article. #TeachTruth Join “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny,” Thursdays at 8 pm ET, beginning January, 2022.

Blind Indifference in Pursuit of Power: Over 200,000 Children Sexually Abused by French Clergy

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG @TangiSalaun & @IngridMelander of @Reuters reported on recent revelations that more than 200,000 (mostly boy) children were sexually abused by French clergy of the Catholic church, over the past 70 years, prompting me to wonder about the boy children of Gilead and the roads we travel in pursuit of power. Join “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny,” Thursdays at 8 pm ET, beginning January, 2022.

The Citizen’s Role in Ensuring Accountability: On January 6th

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG The issue of accountability has been a consistent theme of @gaslitnation hosted by @sarahkendzior @andreachalupa, as in this episode. If America hopes to avoid its descent into a world depicted in @HandmaidsOnHulu, insurrectionists at all levels must be held to account, for starters. Join “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny,” Thursdays at 8 pm ET, beginning January, 2022.

The Claremont Institute’s Fight to End Democracy

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG @JYSexton & @CanYouHearMeSMH offer insight on the role of The Claremont Institute in the attack on voting rights and election integrity. Join “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny,” Thursdays at 8 pm ET, beginning January, 2022.

When the Defender Needs Defending: Steven Donziger

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG @MMFlint interviewed @SDonziger, a lawyer who defended Mother Earth & now needs our support. The bizarre facts of this case of “corporate prosecution” remind me of how criminal justice is approached in @HandmaidsOnHulu. Join “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny,” Thursdays at 8 pm ET, beginning January, 2022.

Our Human Needs for “Community, Meaning, Purpose & Ritual” May Lead to Vulnerability to Cults

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG #ZaraZimbardo interviewed @AmandaMontell for @ciispubprograms on the issue of cults in our midst and her new book, Cultish. Good background on the pervasiveness of this issue. Join “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny,” Thursdays at 8 pm ET, beginning January, 2022.

“Slouching Towards Gilead,” by Megan Garber, The Atlantic

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG @megangarber uses @HandmaidsOnHulu to warn we should not be deceived by the banality of America’s creeping fascism for @TheAtlantic in “Slouching Towards Gilead.” Many thanks to @Ritzenhoffk for sharing this link.

“The Handmaid’s Tale: WHY NOW? Interdisciplinary lessons about Margaret Atwood’s Prophetic Dystopia.” By Karen A. Ritzenhoff, Ph.D.

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG @Ritzenhoffk offered a PPT, “The Handmaid’s Tale – WHY NOW?, on @HandmaidsOnHulu for last night’s launch of “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny.” It considers, among other things, the issue of resistance. Join the webcasts Thursdays at 8 pm ET, beginning January, 2022.