America’s Long Misguided War …

... to Control the Greater Middle East by Charles Glass The Intercept (April 23 2016) https://prod01-cdn04.cdn.firstlook.org/wp-uploads/sites/1/2016/04/SelmanDesign-TheIntercept-MiddleEast-01-article-header.jpg Illustration: Selman Design THE CONVICTION that invasion, bombing, and special forces benefit large swaths of the globe, while remaining consonant with a Platonic ideal of the national interest, runs deep in the American psyche. Like the poet Stevie Smith's … Continue reading America’s Long Misguided War …

Panama and the Criminalization of the Global Finance System

Michael Hudson interviewed by Sharmini Peries CounterPunch (April 18 2016) SHARMINI PERIES:  Within a week the eleven million documents called the Panama papers, published by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, has become a household name. The documents are connected to the Panama law firm Mossack Fonsesca that helped establish offshore accounts for some of … Continue reading Panama and the Criminalization of the Global Finance System

Why US Government and Saudi Arabia …

... Don't Want Americans Knowing the Truth about 9/11 by Tyler Durden via TheAntiMedia.org {1} Zero Hedge (April 22 2016) In a rare show of bipartisanship, President Obama and top Republicans in Congress have come together {2} to shield Americans from knowing the truth about who was behind the 9/11 terror attacks, which took the … Continue reading Why US Government and Saudi Arabia …

The Problem Isn’t …

... That Sanders Doesn't Know How to Break Up the Banks It's That He Does by Gaius Publius Down With Tyranny (April 12 2016) https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-YCVlWgJL4nk/VwwcbKbRzAI/AAAAAAAACtw/Sd5f2jNbvEoU4ltZBSwaO67-7wRyvzvSg/s400/Blankfein_Cfs0ag0UYAE26qw.jpg Lloyd Blankfein, CEO of Goldman Sachs. Why isn't he in prison? {1}Friends in high places, a great many of them {2}. I've been wanting to write for a while about … Continue reading The Problem Isn’t …