Tag Archives: wall street

Meet BlackRock, the New Great Vampire Squid

By Ellen Brown Source: Web of Debt BlackRock is a global financial giant with customers in 100 countries and its tentacles in major asset classes all over the world; and it now manages the spigots to trillions of bailout dollars … Continue reading

Posted in Corporate Crime, Corruption, culture, Economics, elites, Financial Crisis, news, Recession, Social Control, Social Engineering, society | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Trust No One

By Michael Krieger Source: Liberty Blitzkrieg The title of today’s post is not meant to be taken literally. I trust plenty of people. I trust friends who’ve demonstrated their trustworthiness over the years. I trust my family. Having people in … Continue reading

Posted in consciousness, Corporate Crime, corporate news, culture, media, Media Literacy, news, Philosophy, Psychology, Social Control, Social Engineering, society, Sociology, State Crime | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Another Bank Bailout Under Cover of a Virus

By Ellen Brown Source: Web of Debt Insolvent Wall Street banks have been quietly bailed out again. Banks made risk-free by the government should be public utilities.   When the Dodd Frank Act was passed in 2010, President Obama triumphantly … Continue reading

Posted in Corporate Crime, Corruption, culture, Economics, elites, Empire, Financial Crisis, History, Inequality, Neoliberalism, news, Oligarchy, Recession, Social Control, Social Engineering, society, Sociology, State Crime | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Why Assets Will Crash

By Charles Hugh Smith Source: Of Two Minds This is how it happens that boats that were once worth tens of thousands of dollars are set adrift by owners who can no longer afford to pay slip fees. The increasing … Continue reading

Posted in Corporate Crime, culture, Economics, elites, Financial Crisis, Housing Crisis, Inequality, news, Oligarchy, Social Control, Social Engineering, society, Sociology, State Crime | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

No, This Is Not Another 1929, 1973, 1987, 2000, or 2008

By Charles Hugh Smith Source: Of Two Minds Basing one’s decisions on analogs from the past is entering a fool’s paradise of folly. Like addicts who cannot control their cravings, financial analysts cannot stop themselves from seeking some analog situation … Continue reading

Posted in Corporate Crime, Corporate Welfare, Corruption, culture, Dystopia, Economics, elites, Empire, Financial Crisis, Inequality, Neoliberalism, news, Oligarchy, Social Control, Social Engineering, society, Sociology, State Crime | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Weimar America, Here We Come! Virus Hysteria Adds $10 Trillion to the National Debt

By Mike Whitney Source: The Unz Review There’s no doubt that the Coronavirus is a serious infection that can lead to severe illness or death. There’s also no doubt that ‘virus hysteria’ has been used for other purposes. Wall Street, … Continue reading

Posted in Authoritarianism, Corporate Crime, culture, Dystopia, Economics, elites, Financial Crisis, news, Oligarchy, Social Control, Social Engineering, society, Sociology, State Crime, Technocracy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Who Profits from the Pandemic?

By Pepe Escobar Source: Consortium News You don’t need to read Michel Foucault’s work on biopolitics to understand that neoliberalism – in deep crisis since at least 2008 – is a control/governing technique in which surveillance capitalism is deeply embedded. But now, … Continue reading

Posted in Authoritarianism, black ops, civil liberties, Conspiracy, culture, Deep State, Dystopia, Economics, elites, Empire, Financial Crisis, Geopolitics, Health, Neoliberalism, news, Oligarchy, propaganda, Psy-ops, Science, Social Control, Social Engineering, society, Sociology, State Crime, surveillance state, Technocracy, Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Question Everything

By Michael Krieger Source: Liberty Blitzkrieg Crises, like pandemics, don’t break things in and of themselves; they show you what’s already broken. – Patrick Wyman Big macro crises in any form are scary, massively disruptive, and in some cases, literally … Continue reading

Posted in Authoritarianism, conditioning, Corporate Crime, culture, Dystopia, Economics, Empire, Financial Crisis, imperialism, Inequality, media, Media Literacy, news, Oligarchy, propaganda, Psy-ops, Social Control, Social Engineering, society, Sociology, State Crime | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments