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#Election2016 and the Trans Pacific Partnership

With Senator Sanders and Donald Trump winning in New Hampshire yesterday, the 2016 election suddenly became a lot more interesting. Donald Trump came out with some statements this morning concerning his and Sanders’ agreement on the TPP issue, to wit, … Continue reading

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Uruguay Stands Up to the Oligarchs

In a recent plot twist to the Oligarchical scheme of making us a “New World Order” under corporate rules, Uruguay suspended its participation of the Trade in Services Agreement, a partner of the TransPacific Partnership agreement which reflects pure corporate … Continue reading

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The Fight Isn’t Over, But We Can Count a Small Victory

I watched CSPAN last Friday with a combination of anxiety, hope, and not a little bit of desperation.  Thank you Nancy Pelosi (my home state representative) and others for standing up to the un-democratic process that would lead our nation … Continue reading

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Trans Pacific Bribery: Government By and For the Corporation

The Guardian (I stress, again, NOT a US newspaper) just published a quite insightful article concerning the connection between US Congress members and their rebuke of democracy by relegating the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) to a fast track passage. Here … Continue reading

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The Oligarchy at Work: Europe Caves for TPP Deal

The Guardian published this story on Friday:  EU Dropped Pesticide Laws Due to Us Pressure Over TTIP, Documents Reveal, it discusses the unprecedented reach of the oligarchy in making this deal happen.  (The thought that they are reaching out so … Continue reading

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Trans Pacific Partnership and The Financialization Revolution

It’s a bit of nepotism, but I am linking an article written by my brother in law because of its excellent summary of the Trans Pacific Partnership. TPP Trade Pact Fails On So Many Levels gives a brief examination of the … Continue reading

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Bad Religion: I’d Prefer an Atheist in Office, Thanks.

“It’s a bad religion, From a broken Nation. It’s a contradiction, I can’t take it anymore.” (Sully Erna, Tommy Stewart) Fox contributor Father Jonathan Morris made some interesting claims the other day concerning the feasibility of having an atheist as … Continue reading

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