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New “Hello” App Puts Facebook In Control Of Screening, Blocking Phone Calls   Recently updated !

By Chris Morran Consumerist April 22, 2015   New “Hello” App Puts Facebook In Control Of Screening, Blocking Phone Calls     Because we’ve somehow gotten to a place where we can no longer answer the phone without knowing exactly who is calling and why, Facebook is rolling out a new app, dubbed “Hello,” that […]

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Crony Capitalist Green Stuff – Alcoa Gets $269 Million DOE Loan For Already Built Aluminum Sheet Plant

By Against Crony Capitalism April 15, 2015   Crony Capitalist Green Stuff – Alcoa Gets $269 Million DOE Loan For Already Built Aluminum Sheet Plant     These sorts of loans are typically vehicles for crony capitalism. Think Solyndra. But in this case the market has already resolved the issue. The plant the taxpayer backed […]


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Wall Street’s War On Americans: First Scapegoat, Then Rob

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org April 12, 2015   Wall Street’s War On Americans: First Scapegoat, Then Rob   Richard Wolff explains how scapegoat economics works: http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/30032-scapegoat-economics-2015 The economic dissolution of the West is the story I document in The Failure of Laissez Faire Capitalism. Michael Hudson explains that having looted everything […]


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Goodlatte Predicts $11 Billion In New Taxes, Fees From Net’s New Rules (It’s really about Net CONTROL)

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism April 5, 2015   Goodlatte Predicts $11 Billion In New Taxes, Fees From Net’s New Rules (It’s really about Net CONTROL)     I’ll bet that when all is said and done “Net neutrality” will result in a lot more than $11 billion in new taxes. The directive from […]


CEOs Against Private Property

By Ryan McMaken Mises.org April 3, 2015   CEOs Against Private Property   The governor of Indiana last week signed the Religious Freedom Restoration Act, modeled on similar federal legislation. The Indiana statute states that a person’s religious beliefs may not be “substantially burden[ed]” by anti-discrimination statutes. In other words, if anti-discrimination laws could be […]

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“50 years on this street/78 years in Norfolk/100 workers/Threatened by eminent domain!”

By Against Crony Capitalism April 3, 2015   “50 years on this street/78 years in Norfolk/100 workers/Threatened by eminent domain!”     I am from Hampton Roads which comprises Newport News, Hampton, Suffolk, Portsmouth, Norfolk, and Virginia Beach. I was born in Portsmouth and grew up for the most part in Virginia Beach. Norfolk is […]