Michigan: template for neo-feudalism and corporate fascists policies

Picture of Governor Snyder of Michigan.  Are emergency managers to be as ubiquitous as the MI legislature proposes a second assault on Michigan Cities and Schools?  ‘Emergency managers’ is the poll-tested name given to the political supplicants of the Vichy fascists that operate in Michigan.  Much has been left out of both the corporate press and […]

The One Kent Coalition, a secretive organization that includes the DeVos family, continues to push legislation promoted by ALEC, the Mackinac Center and Michigan Leaders for Business to consolidate local government in a new corporate metropolitan oligarchy

The legislation, ostensibly introduced to eliminate barriers to economic development, would consolidate and centralize all local governmental authority and powers, transfer ownership of all public assets and property, and abolish local representative government in the state of Michigan.  A proposal may be on the ballot as early as November 2011.  The draft legislation (see link below) lists the broad powers the CEO and commission will have in a new […]