October 2011

60-40 that Occupy Wall Street is a Rove-Koch start-up...

Now that many of the Occupy Wall Streets actions are now focusing upon minor law violations and confrontations with authorities that have NOTHING TO DO with the intent of the ???ORIGINAL??? Wall Street protests, here are three things that I have to say:

Obama’s Chevron shooting indigenous Nigerian peoples from helicopters.

The following is an excerpt from page 89-90 of the book “The Tyranny of Oil” by Author Antonia Juhasz:

Aguinda v. Chevron, is Korea next courtesy of Obama’s Korean Free Trade deal?

The following is an excerpt from page 248 of the book “The Tyranny of Oil” by Author Antonia Juhasz:

Obama's student loan debt-relief plan. Not really the case at all.

Well I had hoped that the President would have given some relief to the outrageous school loan amounts. Not really the case at all. Because the people that really need, it will not see it at all.

Walker to Wisconsin Polluters: “Ooooooo,…AH! NOT IN THE HAIR!! Not in the Hair!”

Irreversible liquidation of your natural resources for a one time economic boost and the consequences that are a long term economic drag.

AP Article by Meghan Barr from the AP on the movement.

It's early and just the first cup of Joe... but wondering if anyone has any info on Meghann Barr from the AP and what her political leanings are. Initial searches don't come up with much.

U-Turn in Karzai’s Stand

The "Iron Heel" of Capitalism

I'm so glad that Thom brought up Grover Cleveland's 1888 State of the Union Address once again. That address inspired Jack London to write "The Iron Heel". It's available at Project Gutenberg, free for the taking/reading. It's only about 185 pages and is well worth a rainy afternoon's read.

It's hard to believe in 2011 that Grover Cleveland was considered "Pro-Business" when you read his 1888 State of the Union Address. Below is the first two pages of that address. You can almost hear the tone of Mr. Cleveland as you read it...

The Silver Lining about the corporations leaving us is that we can start over with out them controling our lives

40 Million Jobs

Co-op America



Sell Special U.S. Government T – Bills

Revenue used only for Co-op America Program

how to turn 999 into 99

it is not that hard ... Pailin could do it.

Why Aren't Republicans in Favor of Medicare for all?

Republicans got one thing right during their failed attempt to repeal Obamacare: Americans DO want more choice.

So why aren't they getting behind Bernie Sanders as he pushes for the one thing that can give Americans real choice -- Medicare-for-all?