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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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The Republicans trying to take billions from taxpayers to expand the military (even more) are not conservatives. Sorry.

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism March 26, 2015   The Republicans trying to take billions from taxpayers to expand the military (even more) are not conservatives. Sorry.     I didn’t need to see the ridiculousness of this past week to know that the GOP can’t be trusted to reduce spending. But the current […]


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Buried Within Omnibus Bill, a ‘Long-Term Blank Check for War Spending’

By Sarah Lazare Common Dreams Buried Within Omnibus Bill, a ‘Long-Term Blank Check for War Spending’   Analysts warn that “emergency” war spending fund, which was supposed to be temporary, has become permanent fixture that inflates Pentagon’s budget     The government funding bill that narrowly passed the House of Representatives on Thursday has been […]