Category Archives: El Predicto Speaks…

Fuck John Galt. Go Johan Galtung!

Who’s John Galt? A bad fictional character, and pretty much the complete opposite of everything we know about real live capitalists. He’s also pretty much the opposite of this guy, who has his finger firmly on the pulse of a … Continue reading

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Drumpf, the accidental psychic

Wow! Four years ago, look who accurately predicted the future: Yes, the world is indeed laughing at the United States of Amnesia…right now.

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A few random thoughts on the US election farce

So, this happened. Der Drumpf groped Ms. Liberty, and now she’s in hiding, because the last thing she wants is those wrinkly little shrimp fingers in her…well, you know. And who can blame her? After all, he’s brought out the … Continue reading

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Burusas is busted!

Manuel Rosales, in the striped shirt, is led off a plane to face arrest upon arrival in Venezuela. Well, looky-looky. What have we here? Looks like one of Chavecito’s old enemies (and losing would-be rivals for the presidency) is finally … Continue reading

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“El Colombia” is captured!

A photo of “El Colombia”, real name Leiva Padilla Mendoza, is shown on Venezuelan state channel VTV. A little BIG good news, and a major break in the Robert Serra assassination. Caracol reports that the chief paramilitary suspect has been … Continue reading

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Robert Serra names his assassins

Who says dead men tell no tales? Not I. And not the Argentine journalist Fernando Vicente Prieto, who wrote the following article for the Correo del Orinoco about the recently slain young Venezuelan deputy, Robert Serra: It’s been 48 hours … Continue reading

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Festive Left Friday Blogging: Hmmm, let me think…

…do I really want to do an FLFB entry today? Oh. Wait. I do: Posted because this is a nice photo of Gustavo Petro, and I like it. And there’s some good news on the horizon for him, too. It … Continue reading

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Festive Left Friday Blogging: Not bad for an old Tupamaro!

First FLFB post of the new year goes to…Pepe Mujica, for a positively brilliant contribution to South American economic integration: The president of Uruguay, José Mujica, has offered Bolivia and Paraguay the use of a harbor on the Uruguayan Atlantic … Continue reading

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A few random thoughts on Chelsea Manning

So. THIS happened. The soldier we all knew as Bradley Manning has officially come out as transgender, and will henceforth be known here as Chelsea, in accordance with her expressed wishes. Of course, her coming-out has been greeted with the … Continue reading

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Statement from HIJOS Paraguay on the sham election

From my Facebook feed this morning, a link of interest to those following the Paraguayan coup and sham election. It’s from HIJOS Paraguay, the Paraguayan equivalent of a similarly named group from Argentina comprised of the children of persons disappeared … Continue reading

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