American Corporatocracy: Wisconsin Style

This week, in the American corporatocracy, we witnessed Wisconsin Republicans, including their newly minted Governor Scott Walker (no relation to my brother), attempt to bust the unions. To do this, Walker and his Republican allies maliciously manufactured a financial crisis. For decades the lairs on the Right have been scheming to strip workers of their […]

Tonight I want to tell you, that I believe that net neutrality is the first amendment issue of our time

Senator Franken speaks about the importance in stopping the corporate takeover of the media. Several years ago, when I first heard about net neutrality, I thought it was a joke. Surely, something like this could never happen. Then, I remembered that I grew up in the time of Ma Bell and saw her demise (though […]