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West Coast, East Coast: Silicon Valley Blurs the Distinction With Washington Presence

By Clark Mindock OpenSecrets.org March 8, 2015   West Coast, East Coast: Silicon Valley Blurs the Distinction With Washington Presence   Silicon Valley has staked its claim in Washington. From Capitol Hill to the White House, tech money is everywhere — and 2016 looks like it will be the industry’s biggest year yet. Tech may […]

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Bill Clinton And The Pedophile: The Sex Scandal That Could Destroy Hillary’s Presidential Ambitions

By Michael Snyder The American Dream   Bill Clinton And The Pedophile: The Sex Scandal That Could Destroy Hillary’s Presidential Ambitions   Why did a convicted billionaire pedophile named Jeffrey Epstein that pimped out underage girls to powerful men have 21 contact phone numbers for Bill Clinton?  And why did Clinton fly on “multiple occasions” […]


Grimm’s $2 Million Throwaway: Contributions Came In Despite Indictment

By John Sugden OpenSecrets.org   Grimm’s $2 Million Throwaway: Contributions Came In Despite Indictment   Less than two months after spending $2 million to be re-elected to the House of Representatives, Rep. Michael Grimm (R-N.Y.) announced he would resign his Staten Island seat. In April 2014, Grimm was indicted on 20 counts alleging various frauds; he pleaded […]

Grimm will officially resign from Congress Monday. (Flickr/House GOP)

The Tragedy of NATO: Economic Problems Embedded in Collective Security Agreements

Source: http://mises.ca By Patrick Barron   The Tragedy of NATO: Economic Problems Embedded in Collective Security Agreements   The economic phenomenon known as the “Tragedy of the Commons” instructs us that commonly held resources that are insufficiently protected will be plundered to extinction. The phenomenon was recognized in the early nineteenth century to explain why […]

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Ukrainian pol who wrote law severely restricting anti-govt protests, thrown in dumpster by protesters (Video)

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org   Ukrainian pol who wrote law severely restricting anti-govt protests, thrown in dumpster by protesters (Video)     The guy is lucky he’s not dead. It could have been much worse. I guess this is the Ukrainian version of tar and feathering. (A practice which is not by the way without merit.) I […]