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Un-PC Lego Making Toys Girls Like

By Ryan McMaken Mises.org January 23, 2016   Un-PC Lego Making Toys Girls Like   Lego — the company that makes stackable toy bricks — has become a toy powerhouse in recent years, even surpassing Mattel in toy sales during 2014. Lego has become so popular, in fact, that the company has problems avoiding “brick shortages.” […]

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Washington’s Bias Toward War

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute September 24, 2015   Washington’s Bias Toward War   College of William & Mary Professor and Ron Paul Institute Academic Board Member Lawrence Wilkerson examined, in an interview last week with host Paul Jay on the Real News Network, the connection between war and profits. War brings profits, and […]


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The Day The (Rock) Music Died On Knoxville Airwaves

By ChrisInMaryville May 10, 2015   The Day The (Rock) Music Died On Knoxville Airwaves     It appears that the freedom of choice for music fans in Knoxville and many surrounding counties has been dashed in hopes of growing corporate profits while maintaining a status quo ideology of people living in east Tennessee. The […]


Senator Feinstein’s husband stands to profit big from government deal

By Against Crony Capitalism January 17, 2015   Senator Feinstein’s husband stands to profit big from government deal   Boy is it good to have a spouse in the Senate. Even better if one is in the commercial real estate business like Richard Blum, Diane Feinstien’s husband is. Seems Mr. Blum’s company CBRE  just happens […]

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Doctor Explains: ADHD Only Exists to Make Money for Big Pharma

  Source: https://www.occupycorporatism.com By Susanne Posel Occupy Corporatism Doctor Explains: ADHD Only Exists to Make Money for Big Pharma     Richard Saul, behavioral neurologist at Castle and Connolly Best Doctor in Chicago, does not believe that attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) exists. Saul explains: “I have found more than 20 conditions that can lead […]


Minnesota cops don’t want to legalize medical marijuana for fear they could lose millions

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino Minnesota cops don’t want to legalize medical marijuana for fear they could lose millions     Pot is by far the most widely used illicit drug used in the United States. It is also bulky, odoriferous, and therefore relatively easy to detect. Much of our national law enforcement budget […]

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6 Major Corporations that Profit from U.S. Aid to the Egyptian Military

  Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino   6 Major Corporations that Profit from U.S. Aid to the Egyptian Military   Our foreign aid programs are big time vehicles for crony capitalism. One of the biggest beneficiaries of our foreign aid largess (after the ruling classes of the receiving 3rd world countries) is the good old American […]


Educated debt serfs: The massive scam (and bubble) which is the federal student loan program.

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino   Educated debt serfs: The massive scam (and bubble) which is the federal student loan program.     Over the next 10 years the federal government stands to make $184 billion in interest from college loans. The main beneficiary of these loans (aside from the government) is the American university […]

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A remarkable anti-crony capitalist video manifesto

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org A remarkable anti-crony capitalist video manifesto   Like I said I have no idea who this guy is. Saying that, this 12 minute analysis of our current crony capitalist system is damn good. It’s white lightning so be warned. Distilled and powerful. Published by minivanjack Notes from the video: Journalists and political partisans […]


Jesse Ventura: “No one should profit financially from war.”

Source: http://libertycalling.net Posted by  Judy Morris Jesse Ventura: “No one should profit financially from war.”     WASHINGTON, July 1, 2013 ― Former Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura ― author, Navy veteran, professional wrestler, visiting fellow at Harvard’s Kennedy School ― has never pulled his punches on politics. The title of his book “Democrips and Rebloodlicans,” which […]


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Congress doubles student loan interest rates

Congress doubles student loan interest rates   Published by RTAmerica Due to Congress’s failure to vote on whether or not to keep interest rates on student loans at 3.4 percent, on Monday that number doubled to 6.8 percent. Lawmakers had more than a year to decide on whether to alleviate the financial burden on college […]


NIH Vaccine Chief Gary Nabel Trades Dream Job for Big Pharma

By Dr. Mercola The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is actually the second-highest funding source for drug studies (first is the drug companies, themselves). Many assume NIH-funded studies are unbiased, but NIH accepts a great deal of money from Big Pharma and is deeply enmeshed with the industry, The revolving door between government and the […]