The Armageddon Looting Machine: The Looming Mass Destruction From Derivatives Wednesday, 18 September 2013 09:28 By Ellen Brown, Web of Debt Blog | News Analysis (Image: Lance Page / t r u t h o u t; Adapted: RLHyde, aresauburn™, Pink Sherbet Photography).Think the world needs an alternative to corporate media? Click here to make … Continue reading GUILLOTINE THE BANKS!
September 17, 2013 At the Washington Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., 34-year-old Aaron Alexis killed at least 12 people before being killed by a police officer. Alexis was carrying an AR-15 assault rifle, a shotgun, and a semiautomatic pistol. “It’s hard,” said a law-enforcement official, “to carry that many guns.” Navy commander Tim Jirus reported … Continue reading Harper’s Weekly Review
Obama admitting he’s failed the 99%. He definitely wants to remind the 1% who he’s done well for though, doesn’t he? Published on Monday, September 16, 2013 by Common Dreams Obama Admits: Top One Percent Is Winning, Poor are Losing On His Watch Pressed by George Stephanopoulos, Obama confirms top one percent taking 95 percent … Continue reading Obama Admits: Top One Percent Is Winning, Poor are Losing On His Watch
Published on Monday, September 16, 2013 by Policy Shop / Demos Blog Six Reasons Another Financial Crisis Is Inevitable by David Callahan and Wallace Turbeville Five years after the fall of Lehman Brothers and the worst financial crisis since 1929, one thing seems certain: another meltdown of the financial system seems inevitable. Why? … Continue reading Six Reasons Another Financial Crisis Is Inevitable
Why America is the greatest country in the world… From “Newsroom”: Harsh language warning An answer without the bullshit This aired on HBO on a show called “Newsroom.” It’s a testament to the US’s dense and comprehensive propaganda system that you can watch US TV for tens of thousands of hours and never come across … Continue reading Why America is the greatest country in the world… From “Newsroom”: Harsh language warning
Published on Monday, September 16, 2013 by Common Dreams Commemorating the Financial Panic: It Ain’t Over Yet by Danny Schechter (Photograph: Linda Nylind for the Guardian)New York, New York It’s a form of nostalgic ‘how are we doing coverage‘ that aims to depoliticize the past or give us a grade, but not look too closely … Continue reading Batten Down the Hatches and Prepare for Round Two
AlterNet / By Les Leopold We’ve Got a Billionaire Bailout Society—And the 99% May Never Recover From It In Our Lifetimes Our financial system is sucking up the wealth of the nation and using it to cover its losses. September 12, 2013 | The odds are that we in the bottom 99 … Continue reading We’ve Got a Billionaire Bailout Society—And the 99% May Never Recover From It In Our Lifetimes