Bestselling Chief Economist goes public: US a criminal oligarchy

Source: Carl Herman, Seventy weeks on the NY Times bestselling-list was the outcome of Chief Economist John Perkins book, Confessions of an Economic Hitman. Here is a short version of his story; excerpt below from the excellent interview by the Daily Bell. I call for a “turn around” from the criminal economic system the US suffers under: a […]

Tonight I want to tell you, that I believe that net neutrality is the first amendment issue of our time

Senator Franken speaks about the importance in stopping the corporate takeover of the media. Several years ago, when I first heard about net neutrality, I thought it was a joke. Surely, something like this could never happen. Then, I remembered that I grew up in the time of Ma Bell and saw her demise (though […]