Category Archives: Oligarchy

Bullet Points: How Forever War Will End

By Kurt Nimmo Source: Another Day in the Empire Forget a popular movement to end the wars. As George W. Bush said during his murder spree in Afghanistan and Iraq, the antiwar movement at that time (far larger than what … Continue reading

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Surveillance Capitalism

By John Bucher Source: Adbusters The alarm beside your bed rings, triggered by an event in your calendar. The smart thermostat in your bedroom senses your motion and turns on the hot water, reporting your movements to a central database … Continue reading

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The Great Unraveling Begins: Distraction, Lies, Infighting, Betrayal

By Charles Hugh Smith Source: Of Two Minds The good news is renewal becomes possible when the entire rotten status quo collapses in a putrid heap. There are two basic pathways to systemic collapse: external shocks or internal decay. The two … Continue reading

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Stick to the Plan

Reclaiming central planning from the clutches of corporations By Brendan James Source: The Baffler What do you think the Russians talk about in their councils of state—Karl Marx? They get out their linear programming charts, statistical decision theories, minimax solutions, … Continue reading

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Understanding the American Dictatorship

By Eric Zuesse Source: Washington’s Blog The American dictatorship is by the aristocracy of the country’s 585 billionaires, and has been scientifically proven beyond any doubt, now, not only in the classic Gilens and Page study, which examined thousands of … Continue reading

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Ecuador Has Been Hit by 40 Million Cyber Attacks Since Assange’s Arrest

By Elias Marat Source: The Mind Unleashed The government of Ecuador claims that the country has come under a broad and concerted cyber attack, with approximately 40 million attempts to compromise web portals connected to public institutions ever since the … Continue reading

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A Land Uncharted: the Persecution of Julian Assange

By Kenn Orphan Source: CounterPunch “The freedom of the press is not safe. It’s over. And I think our republic is in its last days, because unauthorized disclosures of this kind are the lifeblood of a republic.” – Daniel Ellsberg The … Continue reading

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What the arrest of Assange means for human rights of all

  By Prof Marcello Ferrada de Noli, chairman of Swedish Doctors for Human Rights, SWEDHR Source: The Indicter We have repeatedly expounded the issue of right to existence as the primary of all human rights, and of human rights for … Continue reading

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