Tag Archives: oligarchy
American “Capitalism”= “Pay or Die”: The system we actually have is not the system we think we have.
In a very revealing appearance on Gary Dubin’s vital radio program—“The Foreclosure Hour”—Washington attorney Scott Stafne accurately gets to the core of what is behind not only the crisis faced by homeowners trying to save their homes from foreclosure via … Continue reading
THE HOLY FATHER IS RIGHT ON THE MONEY ABOUT “REDISTRIBUTION”
The headline of almost every news story about the Pope’s speech to the United Nations went with, in one form or another, the idea that the Pope wants redistribution of wealth from the rich to the poor, even though this … Continue reading
HOW TO WIN THE CLASS WAR WITHOUT FIRING A SHOT
Brilliant, dead-on analysis of the current state of play on the chessboard we call life by Chris Hedges at Truthdig–“Let’s Get This Class War Started“: “For every dollar that the wealthiest 0.1 percent amassed in 1980 they had an additional … Continue reading