Rigged: 77 million Elderly and Disabled Americans won’t be getting an inflationary increase in their minimum subsistence check due to the way Washington chose to calculate an index but the Rich are getting their TPP at the expense of us all.
Why do Americans put up with this?
How the Media Corroborates People's Gloom and Doom
It isn't just people with their negativity bias who tend to focus on bad events, as discussed in previous posts; it is even ingrained into the news. It doesn't take a statistical analysis of news to know that "if it bleeds, it leads," and the worst events that news reporters can find are usually considered the most newsworthy. However, research backs up our intuitive understanding of the news.
Saturday, October 17, 2015 Beverly Hills, CA
More of the Clintons’ brand of wink and nod extortion for favorable treatment in Washington.
This is how it works, pump money at Clinton’s shell organizations or other entity (maybe even an entity once or twice removed from the final benefactor the Clintons’ and let the influence – and the money - trickle up. It’s textbook “Clinton Cash.”
Excerpt from the article:
Friday, October 16, 2015 Beverly Hills, CA
Attention: Thom Hartmann and America:
In early 2009, this Princeton, New Jersey-based payment processor announced Heartland's breach exposed information from approximately 130 million credit and debit cards to cybercriminals.
2009 to 2012 , 477 breaches affecting 500 people or more each have been reported to the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) under the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
...every day I watch and am eager to hear the MUSIC of Thom Hartmann~
Really think this is secretly MIND Control Music, as I have to hear the whole thing nose-to-tail...everyday....the expectations... sort of randomly changing the groove...do not change that due to someone not liking it...this is the Signature of Thom Hartmann~
Do Love the music...it's original...like nothing exactly I've heard..tho not familiar is Brilliant...keep that one going....please, JAY Q
Bernie is old enough to know that this country is a saviour to alot of folks.
Sure we have had alot of mistakes and failures BUT we have the freedom to speak about our mistakes and the American people are generous and good hearted to admit our mistakes.
One of Thom's callers recently was the former AL Governor Don Siegelman who was framed by Carl Rove for a crime he did not commit. (See www.free-don.org for details).
His continued imprisonment is an outrage, and a dsigrace to our democracy. I hope you will get informed and join me in requesting clemency for this honorable man from Obama's new Pardon Attorney, Deborah Leff - Office of the Pardon Attorney 202-616-6070.
I'm just waiting for the government to plant child porn on Don Siegelmans computer and charge convict and jail him for such. It WOULDN'T be the first time.
Former President and CEO of the International Oil Spill Control Corporation, Dr. Thomas B . Manton heroically fought to expose the truth about the massive Gulf of Mexico oil disaster, which was caused by a BP oil platform explosion in April 2010.