Tag Archives: Glass-Steagall Act

Chris Hedges: The New Rules of the Game

“Should Bernie Sanders manage to evade the snares, traps and minefields laid for him by the Democratic Party elites, should he miraculously become the party’s nominee, the game of least worst will radically change.”

Noam Chomsky Takes a Look at Income Inequality in his new book

The philosopher casts a cold eye on the economic facts of American life in the 21st century. He looks at the 10 principles of concentration and power at work in America today.

▶ Glenn Greenwald on America’s Surveillance Society | Henry A. Wallace National Security Forum

In our quest to defeat terrorism, are we sacrificing free speech and creating a conformist society?    BraveNewFilms.org  June 26, 2015 Perhaps no one has stirred the pot on the reach of the national security state than journalist Glenn Greenwald when he released information about the NSA from whistleblower Edward Snowden.  A “surveillance society” is […]

Tomgram> Tom Engelhardt> Rebecca Solnit, Occupy Your Heart>Compassion Is Our New Currency

Tomgram: Rebecca Solnit             Occupy Your Heart Compassion Is Our New Currency Posted by Rebecca Solnit at 9:01AM, December 22, 2011.  Tom Dispatch The other evening, I took the subway to the very bottom of Broadway, reputedly the longest street in the world, for a rally of New York’s transit workers.  Their contract expires in mid-January and […]