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, […]

GET SERIOUS ABOUT SYRIA

By Saul Landau The Syrian conflict continued to boil — or boil over — when Syrian troops fired across the Turkish border on April 9, apparently killing either fleeing refugees or armed combatants. Then the UN team entered and began monitoring a shaky ceasefire – shaky because the Syrian National Council in exile and their […]

Michigan School superintendent writes Governor Snyder of Michigan requesting his school be turned into a prison

With cash starved public educational facilities and districts, it would come as no surprise that public schools currently being closed or on the ‘list’ might be turned into prisons.  After all, with prison population rising and with good pay for prison guards, communities all over the US just might go for the argument that converting ‘failing schools’ […]

Are You Ready?

Remember when we used to say, “Don’t trust anyone over thirty?”  Well, I have a new mantra.  Like Mulder said, “Trust no one.” I was really excited to hear about “Coffee Party USA.”  I signed up.  And then, I went to their site.  It is really polished.  It talks about lots of action and it […]

Ecological Nightmare in America?

  Yesterday, March 29, 2001, according to a report released from the Institute for Energy and Environmental Studies, “The French radiation protection authority, Institut de Radioprotection et de Sûreté Nucléaire (IRSN), estimates the radioactive releases of iodine-131 in Japan had reached about 2.4 million curies by March 22, 2011. That is about 160,000 times the […]

A friend asked about my thoughts on Ms Schiller and NPR

Bottom line is you are right it is very sad,  We need to stop hurting each other. The banks are crying about possibly losing $20.5 billion dollars because the new consumer safety bill will reduce their profit from debit card transactions from $0.44 to $0.12 per transaction.  The Banks could probably cover that if they […]

Gang Rape and Racial Harassment Exposed at Sonoma State University

KPFA’s program Women at Risk with Carmen Reed March 8, 2011 covers Racial Harassment and Rape at SSU. Students tell their personal stories of racism and gang rape and the continuing lack of support on the Sonoma State University campus. The interviews can be heard in the archives of KPFA—link below. Interviews start at 1:17:22 […]

Save our Schools schedules rally!

Grassroots “Save Our Schools” March on Washington & National Call to Action on July 28-31 This grassroots movement of teachers, parents, students, community activists, and “everyday working people” has been endorsed by educational voices like Diane Ravitch, Deborah Meier, Alfie Kohn, Joel Spring, Rethinking Schools’ editors, David Berliner, among many others. Diane Ravitch will be […]

The NEA Representative Assembly Proves the Education Agenda is a War Agenda

The NEA Representative Assembly Proves the Education Agenda is a War Agenda by Rich Gibson, July 2010Rouge Forum Rank and File Summary The 2010 Representative Assembly (RA) of the 3.2 million member National Education Association offers clear proof that the U.S. education agenda is a war agenda. It is an empire’s war agenda and a […]