43-second video: monetary, credit reform realizes this public transportation

ET3 develops leading-edge research for the public transportation that can be fully-funded with credit and monetary reform. This 43-second video shows their evacuated tube transport system with top speeds of 4,000 mph. Monetary reform creates money for direct payment of public goods and services; funding employment for infrastructure investment. This creates triple benefits of full-employment, […]

New allegations of racist practices at for profit colleges emerge

  On Wednesday April 11 2012 Courthouse news reported Joseph Simpson, a former dean at for profit school Anthem Career College, filed a lawsuit in Federal Court alleging Anthem fired him for protesting racist hiring practices and the cheating of workers out of overtime pay.   According to Courthouse news the complaint stated “Ms. Nash […]

Monetary and credit reform: full-employment, ending debt slavery

This is my paper for The Center of Process Studies’ conference, Money-Creation in a Finite World (free and open to the public, April 10-12, 2012; Claremont Colleges, CA): Money and credit as public services for full-employment, optimal infrastructure, ending debt slavery: Epic proponents, related history of US government and corporate media, partnership for Occupy victory It’s divided into these […]

In court filing, Washington Post admits telemarketing boiler room tactics at Kaplan U "

ON Dec 23,  2011 Judge Barbara Rothstein  dismissed a shareholder’s lawsuit against Donald Graham and the Washington Post alleging WaPO defrauded investors because  Kaplan U engaged in deceptive and unethical marketing practices.  The lawsuit: Plumbers Local 200 v  Washington Post, Donald Graham and Hal Jones,  was filed in US District Court in the District of […]

Tired Of All The Spin On The Economy?

The media will not explain, through interviews with people who actually understand the economy, what is needed to fix it.  Before even beginning to touch on what is needed, we need to know what the “economy” is.  One dictionary touches on it, but doesn’t quite get it right.  It says, “the wealth and resources of […]

The Corporate Education Act Becomes Law: Good bye liberal arts colleges

Is this true?  Or is it simply sardonic realism? Progressive Avenues www.progressiveavenues.org info@progressiveavenues.org 415-702-9682    July 27, 2011 By Luke Hiken     Republican lawmakers were ecstatic today to announce passage of the Corporate Education Act (CEA). The President expressed his support for the Act because the Republican sides of both the House and the Senate had backed it, and that […]

Revolt: US could create full-employment forever, but chooses Americans’ misery, decay, death

source: Carl Herman, Examiner.com Americans could have full-employment if government created money, and employed anyone interested for infrastructure improvement (hard and soft). Below is an article I wrote in 2009 (slightly revised) to explain this accomplishment is as easy as the sentence above describes. For my comprehensive explanations on economic solutions, read this and this (and here for foreign policy […]

Denial of Access to Impartial Courts

“Supreme Court refuses to consider ‘torture flights’ case, ending legal battle” Some sixteen years ago I argued and won before the U.S.Supreme Court, Martinez v. Lamagno and DEA, 515 U.S. 417 (1995) (suit against DOJ’s declaring a DEA employee within the scope of employment while driving negligently while drunk and having sex in Barranquilla, Colombia). […]

US Revolution unleashes trillions of our dollars for obvious economic solutions

source: Carl Herman, Examiner.com Under US political and economic Orwellian “leadership,” Americans are told: Our increasing national debt (public and private) is a “money supply.” Government is incapable of creating money to hire unemployed Americans to produce useful work, such as education and infrastructure, that return more to the economy than the cost of inputs […]

Here's a thought…

If we were not fighting three wars, perhaps we could offer significant tax rebates and/or other subsidies to assist people  buying fuel efficient hybrid automobiles.  Setting a goal for mileage would encourage efficiency, stimulate employment, and reduce our carbon footprint.  What we do not need are more oil spills, like the one that just occurred […]