Occupy Wall Street: The View from Davos

  A British acquaintance has sent me a link to one of the background documents to be used when world leaders gather for the World Economic Forum in Davos Switzerland January 25th through 29th. The document is called Global Risks 2012. It can be downloaded from http://www3.weforum.org/docs/WEF_GlobalRisks_Report_2012.pdf The World Economic Forum is a Swiss non-profit corporation […]

Media Revolution: Why the mass media is almost universally trash; and why this must change, and is changing

Corporate and state ownership, dependency on advertising money, careerism, group think, staffing cuts, hyper-concision, syndication bastardization and non-democratic hierarchical power structures: need we say more? * The majority of people are now highly sceptical of the mass media, as well as corporate and political elites and all of our major social institutions, as global polls […]

US Revolution: Obama fascism is more unlawful than Bush fascism

Source: Carl Herman, Examiner.com Activist Post wrote a brilliant article to explain and document how the Obama administration has escalated the unlawful policies of the Bush administration. The unlawful policies of murderous wars and fraudulent transfer of trillions of taxpayers’ dollars to corporate elites by “leadership” of Democrats and Republicans leads America to one obvious […]

Project Censored/Media Freedom Foundation Attend National Peace Conference

Brian Murphy from Niagara University, Peter Phillips from Sonoma State, and Kristina Borjesson, author of “Into the Buzzsaw,” represented Project Censored at the National Peace Conference in Albany NY July 23-25. They presented a workshop entitled Managed News: Inside The US/NATO Military Industrial Media Empire. The presentation was attend by over 40 peace activists and […]

The Higher Education Fiscal Crisis Protects the Wealthy

Police are arresting and attacking student protesters on University of California (UC) campuses again. “Why did he beat me I wasn’t doing anything,” screamed a young Cal Berkeley women student over KPFA radio on Friday evening November 20. Students are protesting the 32% increase in tuition imposed by the UC regents in a time of […]