>Obama’s phony banking "reform"

>by Barry Greywsws.org (April 27 2010)Debate on the Senate version of the Obama administration's bank regulatory overhaul is expected to begin shortly. The House of Representatives passed its banking bill last December.Neither bill does anything to curb the power of the banks or limit their parasitic and socially destructive activities. What the media is calling … Continue reading >Obama’s phony banking "reform"

>Tipping Point (Part Three)

>Near-Term Systemic Implications of a Peak in Global Oil Production - Collapse DynamicsPosted by Gail the Actuarytheoildrum.com (April 14 2010)Recently, a 55 page paper called Tipping Point: Near-Term Implications of a Peak in Global Oil Production was published as the joint effort of two organizations, Feasta and The Risk/Resilience Network, with lead author David Korowicz:http://www.theoildrum.com/files/Tipping%20Point.pdfWeContinue reading >Tipping Point (Part Three)

>The Financial Terrorists Who Destroyed Our Economy …

>Will Pay Zero in Taxes - and Get $33 Billion in Refundsby David DeGraw, Amped StatusAlterNet (April 18 2010)Journalist David DeGraw has put together a devastating report {1} detailing how Wall Street continues to pillage the economy with the government's help. "The staggering level of theft continues unabated", writes DeGraw. "Our future is going up … Continue reading >The Financial Terrorists Who Destroyed Our Economy …

>A Still Moment

>Clusterfuck Nation by James Howard KunstlerComment on current events by the author ofThe Long Emergency (2005)www.kunstler.com (April 25 2010)George W Bush was onto something in the fall of 2008 when he remarked apropos of the Lehman collapse: "... this sucker could go down".It's my serene conviction, by the way, that this sucker actually is going … Continue reading >A Still Moment