Category Archives: News To Make You Furious

News To Make You Furious- Genocide. But don’t worry, it’s just a small one.

According to GenocideWatch.org, there are 5 genocides happening right now (Syria, Sudan, Congo, Ethiopia, and Burma), 6 imminent ones, and 10 more where early warning signs of genocide are apparent.  That’s enough to make anyone Furious, but who needs genocidal … Continue reading

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News to Make You Furious- Watch out for the Trolls!

Watch out for the Trolls, they’ll get you… they got us! This month we offer for your outrage an issue that’s big enough to be a problem for everyone but also hits very close to home.  You’re no doubt aware … Continue reading

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News To Make You Furious- Jeff Sessions plays “Dukes of Hazzard” for real

What made us Furious in 2014? A little-known law enforcement technique called “Civil Asset Forfeiture”, an abusive aberration of justice allowing police to stop people and seize their property without charging them with any crime, then switching the basic presumption … Continue reading

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Why We Needed A Science March In The First Place

Millions worldwide, and tens of thousands in Portland alone, took to the streets recently.  Was it an anit-war protest, a tax resistance protest, a “throw the bums out” protest?  No.  Embarrassingly, these millions were in the streets to support science.  … Continue reading

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Sit Down. Shut Up.

The Legislative push to keep you quiet.  And Compliant. Republicans greeted the election of Barack Obama with the wise counsel and universal respect necessary to give his agenda a fair chance to succeed.  Of course that’s horse puckey; they proudly … Continue reading

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News To Make You Furious- 2016’s Buffet of Bile

Your Car Matters covers the spectrum of funny to quirky to serious, but we always try to bring you things you may not have seen elsewhere.  This preference for the overlooked led us to start our News To Make You … Continue reading

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News To Make You Furious presents…

The News That Makes Us ALL Furious… PROPAGANDA!   With all the fake news in the news, an article about propaganda seems a timely fit for “News To Make You Furious”.  After all, what is there about a targeted pattern … Continue reading

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News To Make You Furious- Greg Palast’s “Best Democracy Money Can Buy”

It seems like a column called “News To Make You Furious” is an exercise in redundancy these days.  The last year (at least!) of news has been a virtual volcano of vitriol as our nation’s election system has sputtered and … Continue reading

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News To Make You Furious- Wells Fraudo

There’s always a LOT of horrible things to choose from for News To Make You Furious, but the things that actually make us most Furious aren’t the ones that are just bad, but where there’s an obvious solution that’s being … Continue reading

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News To Make You Furious- The Dumbing Down of America

Where does the word “idiot” come from?  It goes back to the inventors of democracy, the Greeks, who coined the term to describe people who didn’t (or couldn’t) participate in public life.  Athenian “idiots” lived under laws and rules written … Continue reading

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