Corruption


In a Cop Culture, the Bill of Rights Doesn’t Amount to Much

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute May 5, 2015   In a Cop Culture, the Bill of Rights Doesn’t Amount to Much     Police officers are more likely to be struck by lightning than be held financially accountable for their actions.—Law professor Joanna C. Schwartz (paraphrased) “In a democratic society,” observed Oakland police chief […]

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Future Indictments Related to Export-Import Bank Likely, Agency Watchdog Says

By Melissa Quinn The Daily Signal April 16, 2015   Future Indictments Related to Export-Import Bank Likely, Agency Watchdog Says   As lawmakers debate whether to extend the life of the highly contested Export-Import Bank, the agency’s chief watchdog said today it’s likely more indictments could be issued as a result of more than 31 investigations […]

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Unsmiling Gen. Buhari Takes Charge in Nigeria

By Eric Margolis LewRockwell.com April 4, 2015   Unsmiling Gen. Buhari Takes Charge in Nigeria   Africa’s most populous nation has just achieved something very important. This week Nigeria’s voters handed a landslide victory to former president, Muhammadu Buhari. Equally impressive, the incumbent president, Goodluck Jonathan, became the first Nigerian leader in 55 years to […]


Brat won mostly without any official Tea Party help, Cantor’s dismissal sends shudders through Wall Street 2

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino Brat won mostly without any official Tea Party help, Cantor’s dismissal sends shudders through Wall Street     It’s been almost 2 weeks since Eric Cantor was shown the political door by Professor Brat and the country is still coming to terms with what it all means. Was Brat’s […]

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Lawrence Lessig: The unstoppable walk to political reform

  Lawrence Lessig: The unstoppable walk to political reform     Published by TED Seven years ago, Internet activist Aaron Swartz convinced Lawrence Lessig to take up the fight for political reform. A year after Swartz’s tragic death, Lessig continues his campaign to free US politics from the stranglehold of corruption. In this fiery, deeply […]


A First Look at a New Report on Crony Capitalism – Trillions in Corporate Welfare

  Source: http://libertyblitzkrieg.com By Michael Krieger A First Look at a New Report on Crony Capitalism – Trillions in Corporate Welfare   One of the primary topics on this website since it was launched has been the extremely destructive and explosive rise of crony capitalism throughout the USA. It is crony capitalism, as opposed to […]

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