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Five Lessons Learned from the Scottish Referendum

Source: https://mises.org By Ryan McMaken   Five Lessons Learned from the Scottish Referendum   Government authorities in the UK have declared that the “Yes” campaign for secession has failed by a margin of approximately 55 percent to 45 percent. Yet, even without a majority vote for secession, the campaign for separation from the United Kingdom […]

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Red light camera industry fights citizen vote (Video)

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org   Both the city and the red light robot shakedown industry are fighting the citizens of a small town in Florida. According to the law, if enough signatures are gathered for a referendum (there were) there’s supposed to be a referendum come election time in Brookville. But since this referendum would determine whether […]


Will the Swiss Franc soon be backed by gold? (Again after 14 years)

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino   Will the Swiss Franc soon be backed by gold? (Again after 14 years)     If the voters of Switzerland do choose to back their currency with gold I promise you that there will be MUCH more interest in the Swiss franc. A gold backed currency? What a crazy […]

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Thou shalt vote Republican hypocrisy – the Blount County saga continues

Why does this story about the campaigning for this Thursday’s upcoming election, the Republican part officials regarding the Blount County political machine, along with many similar stories, in print and over the airwaves, remind me of an example used many times by the G. Edwards Griffin discussing the workings of a cartel? Source: http://www.bcpublicrecord.com Thou […]


Stop the Incumbents, Caution warning of the good ole’ boys, GO Blount County Defenders

GO Blount County Defenders Source: http://www.bcpublicrecord.com Watch out for the Good Ole’ Boys who are incumbent clones and will vote with the political machine of Blount County.

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Senators Voting Yes on Syria Resolution Received 83% More Money From Defense Industry

  Source: http://maplight.org Submitted by Donny Shaw Senators Voting Yes on Syria Resolution Received 83% More Money From Defense Industry   The Senate Foreign Relations Committee voted 10-7 (1 member voted “Present”) yesterday to approve a resolution authorizing the use of military force in Syria. The resolution would allow the President to use the Armed […]


Gang Of Ocho Immigration Bill Gets More Than 60 Votes Needed To Advance In The Senate – Update: The Pathetic 15…

Source: http://weaselzippers.us  Gang Of Ocho Immigration Bill Gets More Than 60 Votes Needed To Advance In The Senate – Update: The Pathetic 15… Currently it is 66-26 with a couple of Senators having flight delays. WASHINGTON (AP) — Immigration bill gets more than 60 needed votes to advance in Senate, roll call continues. Update: List of […]

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Landslide Vote for GMO Labeling in Maine Legislature

Source: https://www.commondreams.org By Lauren McCauley Landslide Vote for GMO Labeling in Maine Legislature Representative: “The people want to know what’s in their food, and they want to be able to make a choice that’s right.”   In a landslide 141-4 vote, the Maine House of Representatives voted Tuesday to advance bill LD 718, which would […]


East TN – Wheel Tax is latest ploy demonstrating hypocrisy of Republicans 1

Source: http://www.examiner.com By Tona Monroe Wheel Tax is latest ploy demonstrating hypocrisy of Republicans   Blount County voters will once again decide if they wish to pay a Wheel Tax, in the specially called election on June 11. The cost to the taxpayers for the special election will be at least $80,000, but saving money […]

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F2C2012: Aaron Swartz keynote – “How we stopped SOPA”

F2C2012: Aaron Swartz keynote – “How we stopped SOPA” Published on May 22, 2012 Aaron Swartz keynote – “How we stopped SOPA” at F2C:Freedom to Connect 2012, Washington DC on May 21 2012. Please support #PDFTribute papers uploaded by academics in honour of Aaron Swartz are being scraped here: http://pdftribute.net/