Why Occupy? A government/economics teacher explains why we MUST

with NEW PuppetGov video here. “Constitutional governments and aristocracies are commonly overthrown owing to some deviation from justice…the rich, if the constitution gives them power, are apt to be insolent and avaricious… In all well-attempered governments there is nothing which should be more jealously maintained than the spirit of obedience to law, more especially in […]

At for-profit colleges the poor pay more

Kaplan University  charges the following populations different amounts for a 180 quarter unit Bachelor of Science degree: $30,000 for active duty military, $41,000 for veterans, $50,000 for international students and $68,000 for low income Title IV eligible students.   Why do the poor pay more? Kaplan blames it on a government regulation called the 90/10 […]

4-minute video: US war-murders end with US War Criminals arrests

video here. Dr. Dahlia Wasfi’s 4-minute speech powerfully communicates what US wars are: criminal Wars of Aggression. The US mass-murders of millions of our brothers and sisters ends when critical mass of Americans understand and demand the arrests and removal from power of US War Criminals. The wars of today are all based on lies. […]

Portland Police Confiscate Childhood Dream

When he was a kid, Dan Kaufman had a vision: A sound system on a tricycle. It seemed like a silly notion, but it had a powerful effect on him. He had no idea if such a thing was possible, but – what a dream it was. Dan grew up – well, sorta – and […]

How an economics teacher frames Occupy’s economic argument, victory

with video here. (adapted from Open proposal for US Revolution: end unlawful wars, parasitic/criminal economics; a call for Americans to lawfully, non-violently, and literally turn around/revolve from the 1% crimes that kill millions, harm billions, and loot trillions of the 99%’s dollars) I’m going to discuss trillions of dollars in a moment. As an economics […]

Humanity’s Great Awakening: our “emperor has no clothes” breakthrough

with great 8-minute video here. Human beings with intellectual integrity and moral courage see, speak, and act for humanity’s Great Awakening: critical mass of the 99% recognizing “emperor has no clothes” facts that the “1%” are War Criminals who murder by the millions, corporate cartels that collude by the billions and banksters who loot by […]

Service Employees International Union (SEIU) is sponsoring “Good for Wall Street—Bad for Students,” a panel discussion and national webcast on the dangers of for-profit colleges

  For-profit colleges-such as The Art Institutes, Argosy University, Brown Mackie College, and South University-generate millions in profits for Wall Street.   Meanwhile students get the short end of the stick. Typically at for-profit schools, tuition is higher, debt is larger, and graduation rates are lower than at traditional schools.   That’s why the Service […]

Children should not be forced to recite the Pledge

Every day, millions of American children are forced to start their school day by reciting the Pledge of Allegiance. They are told by their principals that it is required, but it is not. The Pledge is considered to be an oath of allegiance and it is a “government-sanctioned endorsement of religion,” that “violates the Establishment […]

Setting the Stage for a Jeb Bush Presidential Draft

Republicans face a drawn-out nomination fight that could shred the party’s chances even against a vulnerable President Obama and Democratic under-ticket. But to the rescue last week came former Alabama Congressman Artur Davis, a four-term Democrat who urges Republicans to nominate former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush.

For-Profit Colleges: Separate but not equal and the New Jim Crow

School segregation and the doctrine of separate but equal were the law of the land until 1954 when the Supreme Court ruled in Brown v Board of Education: We conclude that, in the field of public education, the doctrine of “separate but equal” has no place. Separate educational facilities are inherently unequal. . Sixty years […]