|January 25, 2014||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Inequality / Concentration|
China catches up – or catches down – to the bad behavior of elites everywhere.
|January 5, 2014||Posted by Staff under Corruption, The Progress Report|
A guy with dirt on the US Chamber of Commerce and a Republican fundraiser for the 2010 elections needs an obscure federal judge to overrule the IRS.
|January 2, 2014||Posted by Staff under Corruption|
A brand label coveys prestige, but some clothes in Spain were counterfeited in illegal factories, like some prizes labeled Nobel.
|December 27, 2013||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Politics|
You hear theories about conspiracies but you never know what to believe, especially after some theories turn out to the truth.
|December 23, 2013||Posted by Staff under Corruption|
How much aid money never becomes food or medicine but ends up in a numbered Swiss account? Our attitude toward public funds needs to change.
|December 15, 2013||Posted by Staff under Corruption|
Our ruling class cheats the public pretty openly. Has any law enforcer the guts to indict a powerful couple like Blum and Feinstein?
|December 4, 2013||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Environmental|
Papua New Guinea has the 3rd biggest rainforest on Earth and laws that enshrine the land ownership of indigenous tribes. Yet government colludes with foreign loggers.
|November 27, 2013||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Financial|
Why silence low-level workers? What are the banking bosses trying to hide?
|November 21, 2013||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Crime, Politics|
History is a struggle of the memory. When evidence is stifled, and the official story repeated endlessly, we must question those who tell us what to think and think for ourselves. It’s how people discover geonomics.
|November 20, 2013||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Inequality / Concentration, Politics, Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
Forget conscience, just going by the bottom line, US taxpayers can afford to be charitable to the poor but not to the wealthy. Bigger picture, neither charity nor favors are needed once we share society’s surplus.
|November 19, 2013||Posted by Staff under Corruption|
Signing contracts with oily hands often lets any gain slip away, as companies find ways to minimize the share they pay landowners, sometimes legally, but even when not courts are too lenient.
|November 16, 2013||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Financial|
For their role in the crime wave that devastated the economy, why haven’t any US bankers gone to jail? Iceland jailed its banksters. Jail is just a first step. We must also stop sending our payments for land and resources to Wall St, but redirect them back to society.
|November 16, 2013||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Environmental|
Do the math. Millions of dollars are not much to oilsters raking in billion every quarter. Most of the money they get — some of the worth of Earth — is not for them alone but for Earthlings in general, eh?
|November 15, 2013||Posted by Staff under Corruption|
Federal and state officers are increasingly policing for profits. The ATF was engaging in churning operations. The same lucrative tactic happens on the highways where state police troll for cash. Yet another reason to decriminalize drugs. Police, like doctors, should work themselves out of a job by helping the rest of society wither away crime. Economic justice — enjoying a secure income — will make us all better behaved citizens.