September 2010

American government building another Langley in Utah

I was watching the local news when a story about hundreds of new jobs were coming our way. It's about 100 miles west of SLC, out there in the nowhere desert. Then I noticed a headline this morning about the "White House Wants To Read Your E-mail". As a real good idiut, I put two and two together and well, that was too much for me. So I want to ask Thom, "What does this mean?" All the best. -GC-

Why you are a global citizen.

The oligopoly comprises the only set of major actors on the world stage, what it labels the “market". This ‘market’ is in fact a corporation within which members of the oligopoly struggle for dominance. Nations are, in fact, subsidiaries of this corporation. The citizen of a nation who is also an employee of a corporation thereby gains, according to natural law, access as a citizen to the global market.

Koch Tales 4: Dulles, George Wood & Wood River Oil

January of 1947 is said to be the official founding of the Central Intelligence Agency, followed by the amended National Security Act of 1947. There were four oil refineries in 1947 shipping from the Standard Oil dock at Wood River, a chief port on the Mississippi. They were Standard Oil Co., Shell Oil Co., Inc., Wood River Oil & Refining Co., and Ohio Oil Co.

Koch Tales 3: Zapata Wabash Oil Mesa Trust Foreclosers

Already I'm on my third Koch Tale, just laying the groundwork for the World Oil price-pumping daisy chain from Fort Wayne to Commonwealth Edison. However, many people will be more interested in the connections to the Wells Fargo Minnesota Mesa Trust 2001-5 Asset Backed Trust series which has of late been foreclosing mortgages like a bat out of hell. This Trust has recently transferred in Allen County, Indiana, property in a PLAT of which the Estate of Minnie Kryder has long owned an undivided 1/2 interest which has NEVER been cashed out.

America's Decline?


Just got done reading to page 176 in Thom Hartmann's "We the People" and have started a thread on the topic on the group "One Body of Christ Experiment" from Facebook. Hopefully there will be plenty of discussion and many new ideas.

Here's a link directly to the topic:

What the rich are fighting for.... themselves!

The Super-Rich Get Richer, and Everyone Else Is Going Down the Drain
"Only twice before in American history has so much been held by so few, yet they're going to keep their fat tax cuts."

AlterNet: The Super-Rich Get Richer, and Everyone Else Is Going Down the Drain by Robert Reich

I tried to tell someone in the chatroom this week that hedge fund managers were paying much less of a tax rate and here is the proof:

Obamas new pre exising policy saved my husband

I just wanted to let people know that if it were not for President Obama releasing 195 million dollars to Illinois and other states,my husband would have been left to die. It has been six months of hell for my husband who has a lesion on his spinal cord and lost his insurance last October when business got slow. He has had previous health issues with heriditary heart disease and was able to get insurance through work group. When business got slow he had to make a choice, pay almost 1200 dollars a month for health care or keep our house. He chose our house. In A

Looking For Land For An Experimental Progressive Community

I'm still looking for land for an experimental progressive community that I want to establish. I've heard Thom say at least a couple of times on the radio that good and cheap land is out there and that he used to own a whole lot of it in Vermont. Well that must have been years ago because I've found that that ain't the case these days. I've found none in the

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Trump Briefs His Buddies at Mar-A-Lago but Not Congress - WHAT?!

Thom plus logo Donald Trump refused to brief the only branch of government that has the power to make war about his attack on Iranian General Soleimani.