The Progressive Commentary Hour – 07.19.22

1. Scapegoating and the Road to Political Persecution – Academy of Ideas

2. An Economic Hit Man Confesses and Calls to Action | John Perkins | TEDxTraverseCity
*John’s classic, Confessions of an Economic Hit Man (2004) spent 73 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list and has been published in more than 35 languages. It was a groundbreaking exposé of the clandestine operations that created the current global crises. The New Confessions of an Economic Hit Man (2016) brought the story of economic hit men and jackal assassins up to date at that time and chillingly home to the U.S. It went on to provide practical strategies for each of us to transform the failing global death economy into a regenerative life economy. The two books have sold more than 1.9 million copies.

3. Dr Gabor Maté Leaves the Audience SPEECHLESS | One of the Best Speeches Ever
*Rather than offering quick-fix solutions to these complex issues, Dr. Maté weaves together scientific research, case histories, and his own insights and experience to present a broad perspective that enlightens and empowers people to promote their own healing and that of those around them.

4. You’re Not Going To Believe What I’m About To Tell You – The Oatmeal