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Everyone Wants Profits — Including “Non-Profit” Groups

By Jonathan Newman Mises.org June 6, 2016   Everyone Wants Profits — Including “Non-Profit” Groups   What is a “non-profit” organization? Are they subject to economic calculation? What can economic theory tell us about their functions? With Hillary Clinton under fire for (among other scandals) using the Clinton Foundation as “a kind of globalist grift,” […]

Everyone Wants Profits — Including "Non-Profit" Groups

Federal Reserve Holds Yet Again

More Economic Data Leaking to Markets

By Paul-Martin Foss Carl Menger Center May 2, 2016    More Economic Data Leaking to Markets     A new ECB white paper has found evidence that many major market-moving data releases in the US are leaked in advance of their official publication, allowing some investors to profit from trading stocks and Treasury securities when […]


Fleecing the American Taxpayer: The Profit Incentives Driving the Police State

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute April 13, 2016   Fleecing the American Taxpayer: The Profit Incentives Driving the Police State       “The Founding Fathers never intended a nation where citizens would pay nearly half of everything they earn to the government.” ― Ron Paul If there is an absolute maxim by […]

Gimme Shelter (From the Tax Man) Disappearing Money and Opportunistic Candidates

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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.” […]


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 […]

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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 […]


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 […]

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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 […]


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 […]

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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 […]


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 […]

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