Category Corporatism

Corporate Censorship

This high-level corporate censorship is all legal under current US law, and it’s something we’re all going to have to deal with as a species. Even if we manage to avoid extinction via nuclear holocaust or climate chaos, if these plutocrats keep advancing their ability to manipulate the way we think we’re looking at a […]

Great moments from the Obama administration: number 1

The First Betrayal PAUL STREET – Three months into Obama’s presidency, popular rage at Wall Street was intense and the leading financial institutions were weak and on the defensive. The nation’s financial elite had driven the nation and world’s economy into an epic meltdown in the period since Silverstein’s essay was published – and millions […]

Life in the Electronic Concentration Camp: The Surveillance State Is Alive and Well

  By John Whitehead, constitutional and human rights attorney, and founder of the Rutherford Institute. “Big Brother in the form of an increasingly powerful government and in an increasingly powerful private sector will pile the records high with reasons why privacy should give way to national security, to law and order […] and the like.” […]

Forget the New World Order, Here’s Who Really Runs the World

 by Jake Anderson For decades, extreme ideologies on both the left and the right have clashed over the conspiratorial concept of a shadowy secret government pulling the strings on the world’s heads of state and captains of industry. The phrase New World Order is largely derided as a sophomoric conspiracy theory entertained by minds that lack the […]

Camp Clark and the Demise of Free Speech

Camp Clark and the Demise of Free Speech by JASON HIRTHLER The threat of terrorism is being used to destroy the threat of democracy. I say threat of democracy because we live in a corporate oligarchy, as academics at Princeton feel compelled to point out once a year or so. The threat of terrorism is […]

QOTD: Corporate Confederacy

America’s major corporations are now the Second Confederacy Congress and the White House have joined in what history may consider the most disloyal political act since southern succession: making it possible for foreign tribunals to override the American constitution as well as state and local laws. Essentially our major corporations have become a Second Confederacy. […]

Percentage of Health-Uninsureds in U.S. Rises by 1.7%

  Since Obama First Promised to Lower It by 100% Eric Zuesse On 23 June 2015, Bloomberg news bannered “Uninsured Rate Falls to Lowest Since Obamacare Implementation” and reported that, “Last year, 16.3 percent of adults under age 65, or about 31.7 million people, lacked medical coverage, according to a CDC survey published Tuesday. That’s down from […]