Race wars, arrestee tracing and spy bills + this day in history w/the Nepalese royal massacre and our song of the day by Daniel Romano on your Morning Monarchy for June 1, 2020.
Can't wait for @mediamonarchy to go on the air tomorrow! Hell of a week to take off, eh?
#Racewar: "Didn't we always talk about wantin' to do that?" (Audio)
Getting the prisoners to turn on each other again is a great way to halt any uprising against a tyrannical warden
"Tomorrow you're homeless; Tonight is a blast" ... Jello got it right almost 40 years ago
Now I don't know which Stockholm syndrome patient to sympathize with: El Paso police officers just defused the situation by taking a knee with protesters. (Audio)
Maddow's "I'm Not a Real Journalist" Defense Prevails in Court
Many US Journalists Arrested After New York Times Falsely Claims That Doesn’t Happen In America
From Soft to Hard Fascism: “Get In Your House Right Now!”
Minnesota Public Safety Commissioner John Harrington says they've begun contact tracing arrestees. "Who are they associated with? What platforms are they advocating for? ... Is this organized crime? ... We are in the process right now of building that information network." (Audio)
Only in the USA: Heavily armed rednecks guarding residents against police and looters
Signs hoping to save some of these businesses
WATCH: Video shows a suspicious white man breaking windows at the #Minneapolis Auto Zone and then walking away from the scene. This looks like an effort to instigate trouble in order to blame the protesters for the consequences. (Audio)
Shots Fired During Police Accountability Protest At Denver Capitol
Today's revolution is made possible in part by the Nike Corporation, who remind you to "Just Do It," and by GloboCap, sponsoring civil unrest in both developing and developed nations around the world since circa 1989. "GloboCap ... we're everywhere you want to be!"
People are waking up! This young man says these bricks were conveniently stacked on the sidewalk for them to use! What’s going on here?! #SetUp #GeorgeFloyd (Audio)
Minneapolis Riots Are a Reminder that Police Don't Protect You or Your Property
This is the moment Minneapolis Police fired on our CBS News crew with rubber bullets. As you can see, no protesters anywhere near us - we all were wearing credentials and had cameras out. Our sound engineer was hit in the arm. (Audio)
The United States of America will be designating ANTIFA as a Terrorist Organization.
China’s new national security law bans secession, terrorism, and “foreign interference,” essentially making Hong Kong just like mainland China, where criticism against the government and the Chinese Communist Party is forbidden.
An estimated 860,000 people were set to become U.S. citizens — with many also expected to become first-time voters — before the coronavirus pandemic halted naturalization ceremonies. That could have a big impact on the 2020 electorate.
1,600 wannabe-snitches applied, will those names come out under sunshine laws?
We were JUST talking about this problem in New Mexico hours ago.
The city of Santa Fe plans to resume its pay-for-parking program next week after offering nearly three months of free parking during the COVID-19 crisis.
Senate Approves $38 Billion for #Israel Amid Historic Economic Downturn
US Democrats pull surveillance bill after Trump veto threat
Dems scrap vote on FISA bill after Trump threatens veto (Audio)
#ThisDayInHistory: #June1 w/Crown Prince Dipendra of Nepal shoots and kills several members of his family including his father and mother in the Nepalese royal massacre. (Audio)
+ 1st Scotch whisky, #BenedictArnold court-martialed, Census uses Hollerith punch cards, #Eichmann hanged, #SgtPepper/#BlackSabbath released, #CNN starts, #Dolphinarium massacre, #Flight447
Flashback: Marijuana Workers Join Union In California (Jun. 1, 2010)
Flashback: Privacy Fears Mount As Ad Targeting Grows (Jun. 1, 2010)
Flashback: TV Promotes Poor Diet, Study Says (Jun. 1, 2010)
+ #BrighamYoung, #NelsonRiddle, #AndyGriffith, #MarilynMonrow, #PatBoone, #MorganFreeman, #CleavonLittle, #RonWood, #PowersBoothe, #MikeJoyce, #AlanisMorissette, #BrandiCarlile, #AlanWilder, #SimonGallup birthdays
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