Tag Archives: war profiteers

A People’s Guide to the War Industry–2: Profits and Deception

“In our time, political speech and writing are largely the defence of the indefensible… Thus political language has to consist largely of euphemism, question-begging and sheer cloudy vagueness.” George Orwell

Kucinich: Three Members of Congress Just Reignited the Cold War While No One Was Looking

 In its dealings with the European Union, Ukraine could not even get concessions for its citizens to find work throughout Europe. The West does not care about Ukraine, or its people, except for using them to seize a strategic advantage against Russia in the geopolitical game of nations. By Dennis Kucinich  truthdig.com  December 16, 2014 […]

William Astore: ‘Shock Doctrine’ Americana: Endless War as the Ultimate Business Model

Disaster Capitalism on the battlefield and in the boardroom by William Astore  Published on Monday, October 21, 2013 by TomDispatch.com Posted by CommonDreams.org A U.S. Army Black Hawk helicopter in Afghanistan. (Photo: REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis) There is a new normal in America: our government may shut down, but our wars continue.  Congress may not be able to pass a budget, […]

Steve Clemens> Punished for Exercising Our Constitutional Rights?

Punished for Exercising Our Constitutional Rights? by Steve Clemens   May 16, 2012    Mennonista Trial on May 14, 2012 of nonviolent protesters at Alliant Tech Systems, manufacturer of weapons and war profiteer. The contrast between the two Judges couldn’t have been starker. Judge Peter Cahill and Judge Ronald Abrams both serve on the Hennepin […]

One response to Responses to Kevin Zeese> Chris Hedges Examines the Strategy of Occupy Washington DC

One response to Responses to Kevin Zeese> Chris Hedges Examines the Strategy of Occupy Washington DC Kevin Zeese January 31, 2012 I agree that opposition to war and empire need to continue to be near the top of the agenda of the Occupy Movement. The Freedom Plaza occupation has been aggressive on that protesting at the Armed […]

Video> Hartmann> Meet the 0.01 Percent … War Profiteers

Derrick Crowe, Brave New Foundation joins Thom Hartmann. Meet the top one-one hundredth of one percent – America’s war profiteers who are making enormous bucks hurtling our nation into one war after another. The Brave New Foundation has just launched a new campaign to expose the one-one hundredth of one percenters in America. Uploaded by TheBigPictureRT on Nov […]

Meet the 0.01%> Guess who makes more than a Goldman Sachs CEO!

Meet the 0.01%> The War Profiteers   Watch the Video | Share It With Your Local OCCUPY Group Dear Friend, While the growing Occupy movement targets the 1 Percent, we want to introduce you to the elite among the gang of the superrich: the war profiteers. Help give your local Occupy group the tools they need to fight corporate […]