• Is Biden's Vaccine Patent Waiver Theft or Savior? - Charles Sauer, Libertarian / Economist & President - The Market Institute / author of Profit Motive: What Drives the Things
  • How Do We Stop Corporate America From Shoving Fascism Down Our Throat?
  • Is the Gig Up On the Gig Economy? - Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Democracy At Work / Author of numerous books - his latest is The Sickness is the System (now also available as an e-book)
  • Moratorium On Evictions: Trump Judge Destroys Lives - Jennifer Epps-Addison, President & Co-Executive Director - Center for Popular Democracy
  • Republican Voter Suppression Has Metastasized - Ben Jealous, President - People For the American Way (PFAW)
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How Do We Stop Corporations From Shoving Fascism Down Our Throats?
Thom plus logo America has a serious fascism problem, but it goes way beyond the kinds of authoritarianism displayed by people like Donald Trump. It goes deep, now, into the very structure of corporate America.

There's been a lot of talk lately about fascism, generally in the context of Republicans denying people their right to vote or Donald Trump sending an armed mob to murder five people at the US Capitol to try to install him as America's first strongman dictator.

Indeed, authoritarian governance is a major aspect of fascism. But there's another piece to the puzzle, and it is playing out right now across America, and getting almost no coverage whatsoever.

Read more at HartmannReport.com.

-Thom
Thursday's Daily Stack Daily Stack
Hour One: Is Biden's Vaccine Patent Waiver Theft or Savior?
- Charles Sauer, Libertarian / Economist & President - The Market Institute / author of Profit Motive: What Drives the Things We Do @CharlesSauer @MarketInstitute
Article: "Operation Warp Speed" by Wikipedia.
How Do We Stop Corporate America From Shoving Fascism Down Our Throat?
Site: "popular.info".
Article: "Fasces" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Milton Friedman" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Robert Bork" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Copyright Clause" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Polygraph (duplicating device)" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Mercury dime" by Wikipedia.
Article: "2001 anthrax attacks" by Wikipedia.
Article: "What is China's Belt and Road Initiative?" by Lily Kuo and Niko Kommenda.

Hour Two: Is the Gig Up On the Gig Economy?
- Economist Dr. Richard Wolff, Democracy At Work / Author of numerous books - his latest is The Sickness is the System (now also available as an e-book) @profwolff @democracyatwrk
Article: "Sharing economy" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Victory in Europe Day" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Georgi Dimitrov" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Marshall Plan" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Understanding the Iran-Contra Affairs" by Brown University.
Article: "Operation Eagle Claw" by Wikipedia.
Article: "How do SARS and MERS compare with COVID-19?" by Yella Hewings-Martin.
Article: "Coronavirus" by Wikipedia.
Article: "The US and EU must waive the patents" by Lori Wallach.
Article: "Trump University" by Wikipedia.
Article: "Why McConnell Is About to Destroy the GOP" by Thom Hartmann.
Site: Tarbell.
Article: "History of Computers: A Brief Timeline" by Kim Ann Zimmermann.
Article: "History of mobile phones" by Wikipedia.
Article: "ARPANET" (Darpanet) by Wikipedia.

Hour Three: Moratorium On Evictions: Trump Judge Destroys Lives
- Jennifer Epps-Addison, President & Co-Executive Director - Center for Popular Democracy @jeppsaddison @popdemoc @cpdaction
Article: "Fact Sheet: The American Jobs Plan" by White House.
Article: "Fact Sheet: The American Families Plan" by White House.
Article: "The history of the GI Bill" by Ryan Katz.
Republican Voter Suppression Has Metastasized
- Ben Jealous, President - People For the American Way (PFAW) @BenJealous @PeopleFor
Article: "Declaration of Independence". "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.--That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed"
Bill: "H.R.1 - For the People Act of 2021" by Rep. Sarbanes, John P. [D-MD-3].
Bill: "S.1 - For the People Act of 2021" by Sen. Merkley, Jeff [D-OR].
Bill: "H.R.4 - Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2019" by Rep. Sewell, Terri A. [D-AL-7].
Article: "Trump Judges or Federalist Society Judges? Try Both" by Caroline Fredrickson and Eric J. Segall.
Article: "G.O.P. Bills Target Protesters (and Absolve Motorists Who Hit Them)" by Reid J. Epstein and Patricia Mazzei.
Article: "The Right to Crash Cars Into People" by Alex Pareene.
Article: "Stand-your-ground law" by Wikipedia.
Quote: "trickle down ain't working very well, man. " - Joe Biden.
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