Income Surtax on Wealthy Taxpayers Likely in House 'Health-Care' Bill...
Obama Takes Bush’s Plutocratic-Socialism to the Next Level
By Chris Moore
As the federal government and the two-party regime running it have become ever more corrupt, the bubbles have become ever larger and more frequent. And it is these successively more frequent bubbles that have destroyed the American economy, bankrupted Americans, and simultaneously made these revolving-door federal government elite/plutocrat-socialists in both parties rich. Continue
Obamageddon is Coming!
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Food riots, tax protests, strikes and high unemployment all will characterize our economic future according to Gerald Celente. Continue
Is There Life After Democracy?
By Arundhati Roy
What happens once democracy has been used up? When it has been hollowed out and emptied of meaning? What happens when each of its institutions has metastasised into something dangerous? What happens now that democracy and the Free Market have fused into a single predatory organism with a thin, constricted imagination that revolves almost entirely around the idea of maximising profit? Continue
The Crooks Get Cash While the Poor Get Screwed
By Chris Hedges
Tearyan Brown became a father when he was 16. He did what a lot of inner-city kids desperate to make money do. He sold drugs. He was arrested and sent to jail three years later for dealing marijuana and PCP on the streets of Trenton, N.J., mostly to white kids driving in from the suburbs. It was a job which saw him robbed at gunpoint and stabbed in the chest. But it made him about $1,400 a week. Continue
Happy Co-Dependence Day
By Cindy Sheehan
In our heart of hearts, do we really think that Obama is an agent of change for the people? Have we not been fooled, yet again? So, we lay all of our hopes and dreams for a better life on one person and allow the inevitable heartache of betrayal to wash over us and once again drown us in disappointment when that person turns out to be just another politician. Continue
Biden: `We misread how bad the economy was: Vice President Joe Biden said the Obama administration "misread how bad the economy was" but stands by its stimulus package and believes the plan will create more jobs as the pace of its spending picks up.
Day of Reckoning for California and Ultimately for All of America: Will our nation’s largest debtors meet their massive financial obligations? Or will many ultimately default?