@GreggGraison @WajahatAli Native American genocide, The Alien & Sedition acts, human captivity, Jim Crow, The Confederacy, The Pinkertons, The Engineered Starvation of 1893, Henry Ford and the Capitalists who funded and profited from WW1 & WW2, The German American Bund . . .
@GreggGraison @WajahatAli countless massacres and lynchings of African Americans, multiple red scares, blacklisting, Hoover and COINTELPRO, the assassination of transformative civil rights heroes, The Vietnam War, The John Birch Society, "Reaganomics" A/K/A the defunding of the middle class . . .
@GreggGraison @WajahatAli the John Birch Society, union busting throughout all the 70s, 80s and 90s, "The War on Drugs," the exporting of working class jobs, the advent of government subsidized high-tech to further concentrate monopoly power, "The War on Terror" . . .
@GreggGraison @WajahatAli The Tea Party, The Kochs, Erik Prince and the largest private mercenary force on Earth, racist "militias," Donald Trump and the advent Postmodern American Fascism, the Seditionist Caucus, The January 6th coup attempt, AND THAT'S ONLY A TASTE. You must be deaf, blind and ignorant.
@GreggGraison @WajahatAli I see you consider yourself to be a traveler. How long have you been removed from the United States? Has it been the last 25 years?
@GreggGraison @WajahatAli Do you read history or do you just read about history from second-hand sources who are presenting fiction as fact? Do you believe the roads here are paved in gold, because nowadays you can barely drive your gaddamned car over them without fear of disappearing into a sinkhole.
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