A generation of idiots and the tools we worship

Many readers may not know this but in 1949 Albert Einstein, the great scientist of the 20th century, wrote a piece for the economic journal, Monthly Review, entitled: “Why Socialism”.  In it, he calls for the establishment of a social and economic system that puts people before profit.  He also speaks of the “predatory phase” […]

Wikileaks: from US cables: US.: "Oligarchy and armed forces, the decisive power" — Henry Kissinger genoicdal murderer

  The following was published recently by Julian Assange and Wikileaks.  It gives the reader an idea of the imperialist meddling in Ecuador in the 1970’s that would subsequently lead to the democratic election of Jaime Roldós Aguilera and his subsequent assassination by the Central Intelligence Agency in 1981. It is important to note, as […]

Land For Those Who Work It

by Esther Vivas Esther Vivas is an activist in a variety of social movements in Barcelona and maintains a blog at esthervivas.com where this article first appeared. The land is a source of wealth for a few, here and on the other side of the planet. In the Spanish State, the housing boom has left […]

COUP D'ETATE BY JUDICIAL BRANCH AND WASHINGTON D.C. BELTWAY LOBBYIST/ATTORNEYS WHO BECOME GOVERNMENT ATTORNEYS.

As the election will be held on November 6th, in less than six days, we are aware that our citizens are faced with the real crisis in that our Republic is in danger due to their complacency to the expansion of the power of government and the control of the oligarchy of Washington D.C. Beltway […]

Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission releases report but never identifies the 'mystery investor who shorted the market by $20 billion

To get to the heart of what went wrong with the report released  on January 27th, 2011 the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission released its report on the Wall Street debacle and the pirated loot.  On page 254 of the report, it is reported that the largest investor in a cash fund managed by Bank of […]

A “Smart Power” Coup in Honduras

By SAUL LANDAU and NELSON P. VALDÉS “If the American nation will speak softly, and yet build and keep at a pitch of the highest training a thoroughly efficient navy, the Monroe Doctrine  will go far.” -President Theodore Roosevelt, 1903 “I am going to teach the South American republics to elect good men.” -Woodrow Wilson, […]