On the Cutting Room Floor: America’s Democracy

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG @Dorothy410berry As @TheDemocrats fight among themselves, @ezraklein a @nytopinion writer, picks apart a debate sparked by @davidshor, and democracy hangs in the balance. Join Thursdays, 8 pm ET, from 1/13/22, “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny.”

Dreaming of Justice for Trump: Homicide, Genocide & Crimes Against Humanity

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG A congressional panel in Brazil is planning to charge its president with homicide, genocide and crimes against humanity, says @jacknicas of @nytimes. When will Americans follow suit? #ChargeTrump Join Thursdays, 8 pm ET, from 1/13/22, “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny.”

In Defense of Black Migrants: Haitians at Del Rio

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG Civil rights groups press for change in U.S. policy toward Black migrants reports @esullivannyt of @nytimes, but I wonder if country can be saved from itself. Join Thursdays, 8 pm ET, from 1/13/22, “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny.”

Bystanders Ignore Woman Being Raped: On Finding Courage

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG @alexisbledel Bystanders ignored woman being raped reports @byEduardoMedina of @nytimes. Whether fear or disregard, it’s not the courage we need to avoid our own @HandmaidsOnHulu. Join Thursdays, 8 pm ET, from 1/13/22, “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny.”

Neo-Nazis Infiltrate German Military & Prep for Social Collapse

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG @kbennhold reports on neo-Nazi infiltration of German military forces & prep for “Day X” for @nytimes in strategies that replicate far-right extremists in the U.S. Join “If America Fails?: The Coming Tyranny,” Thursdays at 8 pm ET, beginning January, 2022.

Neo-Nazis Infiltrate German Police

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG @kbennhold reports on neo-Nazi infiltration of German police forces for @nytimes in chilling overlap of developments in that country and the U.S. 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.

On Remembering the “Day of Rage” – Jan. 6th

@ASoulAFire @JaniceOCG @handmaidsdaily @nytimes provided this 40-minute video of the #J6 “Day of Rage,” so we can remind ourselves of the horror. Americans have short memories and it seems many humans need to repress violence. This is something we should not forget.