A Modest Health Care Proposal

by Dmitry Orlov Club Orlov (March 28 2012) Edge of the World by Paul Scott Thomas http://pcdn.500px.net/5950573/589fbd72ae66851b19c66046df3a3cf01cfa8e49/4.jpg The US Supreme Court has taken up the issue of so-called ObamaCare: the controversial plan to extend private health insurance to all citizens, with a stiff tax penalty for those who refuse to purchase private health insurance. I … Continue reading A Modest Health Care Proposal

Small business owners’ opinions differ …

... from big business concerns by Thomas H Greco Beyond Money (March 27 2012) Devoted to the liberation of money and credit, and the restoration of the commons We should not confuse capitalism and corporatism with "free markets", which I hope will always be with us, nor should we believe that mega-corporations are the same … Continue reading Small business owners’ opinions differ …

U(P)SA – The United (Police) States of America

Man Arrested, Charged With Assault For Pointing Finger At Cops Disrespecting a police officer is now a crime by Paul Joseph Watson Infowars.com (March 27 2012) A Fredericksburg man faces two counts of assault for allegedly pointing his finger at police officers, another example of how any behavior except complete subservience to law enforcement is … Continue reading U(P)SA – The United (Police) States of America

Trained for Success, Bred to be Eaten

by Dmitry Orlov Club Orlov (March 26 2012)   http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-pxxdX8OPM80/T3CaCR7CbbI/AAAAAAAAB1c/h-HNA1SR6f8/s200/BruegelPietertheElderTwoChainedMonkeys.jpg I ended my last post with a provocative question: Why is that reasonably rational individuals who are able to follow an argument and who are unable to refute it are at the same time incapable of making the transition from thought to action? What is … Continue reading Trained for Success, Bred to be Eaten

Why Barack Obama is the More Effective Evil

Black Agenda Report (BAR) executive editor Glen Ford made the following presentation at the Left Forum, Pace University, New York City, March 17. On the panel were Gloria Mattera, Margaret Kimberley (BAR), Suren Moodliar, John Nichols, and Victor Wallis. The discussion was titled, The 2012 Elections: Lesser Evil or Left Alternative? by Glen Ford Black … Continue reading Why Barack Obama is the More Effective Evil