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“It is not until people are reintegrated into the society, not until corporate and oligarchic control over our educational, political and media systems are removed, not until we recover the ethic of the common good, that we have any hope of rebuilding the positive social bonds that foster a healthy society.”
The cause of rising fascism is the economic elite and its wish to take more and more of the country’s wealth for itself.
Wall Street, Banks, and Angry Citizens: The Inequality Gap on a Planet Growing More Extreme
Resistance is not, fundamentally, political. It is cultural. It is about finding meaning and expression in the transcendent and the incongruities of life.
When we are not being amused by these debates among corporate lackeys we listen to retired generals, all making six-figure incomes from the weapons industry, selling the public on the imperative of endless war and endless arms purchases.
After Trump and Pussy Hats: the final stages of capitalism
A Common Thread By Carol Masters WAMM Newsletter February 2012 But until the occcupation of Wall Street, we had not yet been able to define ourselves as belonging to a collective group with shared interests; shared interests that cross religious, ethnic, and political lines. The proverbial cat was out of the bag, and […]
Blase Bonpane, Director of the Office of the America & Retired Episcopal Bishop George Packard join Thom Hartmann. Since the Occupy Wall Street movement started more than 3 months again – it’s taken on many forms. From physical occupations in cities across America – to occupying individual homes to help struggling homeowners avoid foreclosure – […]