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11/21/17

Despite a gruesome, mounting death toll,
Tobacco Companies do everything in their power ...

to keep the profits rolling in ...

Replace the words "Tobacco Companies" with "Big Oil"
and it should become clear that the oil companies
have ripped the playbook right out of the hands of the tobacco industry.
No number of deaths will stop them from raking in profits
even while though know, full well, that they are destroying the planet.


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10/25/17

Pence breaks Senate tie and gives huge gift to Big Business

This is a great example of why Trump keeps Americans distracted with emotional issues.
It is so the Plutocrats can slip these things quietly by the voters with as little fanfare as possible.

Keep voting Republican ... the rich sure do appreciate your support


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7/16/17

Big Tobacco at war with humanity

Plutocrats kill humans for money.
It's what they do.
It's what they've always done.
And likely what they will always do ...

Unless humans figure out how to protect themselves


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6/27/17

A brilliant observation from John Fugelsang‏ ...

"Trump, who just signed a bill
allowing mining co's to dump coal waste into US waterways,
is outraged that Assad would poison his own ppl.
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6/22/17

In the battle over Net Neutrality,
Plutocrats resort to their weapon of choice ...

Verizon (an enemy of neutrality) takes over competitors and then shuts them up

That's one way to win the battle.
And they are well on their way ... to winning the war.


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6/7/17

And while everyone is being distracted by Trump's antics,
Republicans continue working away furiously
on the only thing that really matters to them ...

money


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6/1/17

This is why we can't have nice things America

And this is just one lucky success story.
Imagine how much is really going on that we'll never know about.


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4/24/17

Plutocrats kill their own people ...

for money

It's what they do - it's all they do.
And not one of them will ever lose a minute's sleep over it.


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4/22/17

Our Founding Fathers tried to warn us about banks:

John Adams
Banks have done more injury to the religion, morality, tranquility, prosperity,
and even wealth of the nation than they can have done or ever will do good.
 ”

Thomas Jefferson
"I believe that banking institutions
are more dangerous to our liberties than standing armies.
Already they have raised up a monied aristocracy
that has set the government at defiance.
The issuing power (of money) should be taken away from the banks
and restored to the people to whom it properly belongs.
 "

James Madison
History records that the money changers
have used every form of abuse, intrigue, deceit, and violent means possible
to maintain their control over governments by controlling the money and its issuance.
 "

Unfortunately, their warnings fell upon deaf ears.
The Plutocrats will continue to control the masses
by convincing them not to heed the warnings
of those who are trying to help them.


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4/20/17

The attack on science heats up for the sake of ...

profits

This page has been ripped from the playbook
of climate-deniers and the tobacco industry,
both of whom, have been able to find scientists
who are willing to sell out their integrity.

But I would like to point out how incredibly few scientists
are willing to betray their principles and their honor,
compared to say, politicians, lawyers, clergy, and car salesmen.


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4/13/17

More government action to help the struggling Big Corporations
who are being brutalized by college students.

Devos rescinds Obama memos

Thank God for Republicans.
What would we do without them to make sure our corporations survive?


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3/29/17

Scott Pruitt (EPA chief) comes to the rescue of Big Business ...

by rejecting Obama's proposal to ban a dangerous pesticide

"EPA scientists determined that exposure to the pesticide
through drinking water and other sources
could lead to memory and learning problems.
"

Now we see the real strategy behind the GOP: it's to make everyone ...

Republican

The article mentions 3 sources:
New York Times
Washington Post
Mother Jones

What a shock that Fox News (the only trustworthy non-fake news source)
isn't among them. Who would've guessed?

Pruitt said:
"The public record lays out serious scientific concerns
and substantive process gaps in the proposal.
By reversing the previous administration’s steps
to ban one of the most widely used pesticides in the world,
we are returning to using sound science in decision-making—
rather than predetermined results.
"

Sound science is science
that doesn't interfere with corporate profits.
Everything else is just fake science.

If you ever needed proof that we have travelled into an alternate universe,
Pruitt just provided it for you.


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3/24/17

Republicans sell out Americans to big business ...

again

You didn't really need all that privacy stuff anyway, did you?
I think we can all agree that privacy is vastly overrated;
especially when it gets in the way of corporate profits.


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3/15/17

You people don't need all that clean air and clean water anyway, do ya?
I think both are vastly overrated.



Before Obama left office, he tried to do whatever he could to help Americans.
And he must have known that Republicans would undo all the progress
and restore things to the way the rich wanted it.
And yet he tried anyway.

For all you Trump voters: it's a little late to cry now.
You let the wolves onto the rabbit farm
and the black guy with the shotgun has left.

You're on your own now ... good luck.

UPDATE

Republicans kill Americans for profit.
I have provided evidence to support that claim many times
including the Harvard study that estimated
that the Medicaid Refusal would cost about 12,000 lives per year.

The story above about Trump stripping the E.P.A. protections from Americans
is going to kill another 12,000 Americans per year.

Here's the science behind that claim

And here's more evidence

Keep voting Republican ... the rich sure do appreciate your support


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3/8/17

The wolves are ravaging America ... exactly as we knew they would

No more protection for consumers of drugs

You people didn't need those protections anyway, did you?
You know the Big Corporations would never put profits ahead of your health, right?
Besides, like they said, after some die or become deformed
they will know which drugs to pull off the shelves ... when they get around to it.


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3/6/17

You guys didn't need any of those environmental protections
that Trump has taken away and will continue to take away, did you?

Kids being killed by the millions worldwide ... for profits

Who needs clean, safe air and water anyway?
Especially when it hurts Big Corporation profits.

Keep voting Republican ... the rich sure do appreciate your support


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12/7/16

Apple settles hazardous waste case for half a million.

Why it pays to cheat


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10/6/16

In a world where we are constantly being bombarded with bad news ...

here's a ray of sunshine


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9/8/16

If this story doesn't make you puke
then you might want to take your "moral compass" in for repair:

half a million cows slaughtered ... to increase profits

Mull that last story over in your head while realizing that
millions of people still starve to death in our modern world.

Worldwide death toll from starvation

But American corporations are guided by one motive, and one motive only ...

Profits


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9/2/16

The conquest of America by the Plutocracy continues unabated.

Even PBS (public broadcasting) has succumbed

Say it ain't so!


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8/28/16

Plutocrats tighten their stranglehold on human civilization



Global Warming and Corporate Domination
are coming at us like freight trains;
yet we seem unable to wake up the millions of useful idiots 
who are making our demise possible.
I wish I had the answer.
But I have as much trouble convincing people of the facts ...

as you do


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5/15/16

Do you want to know what life was like in America over a century ago
when the Plutocracy controlled America?

This should give you a good idea

But as you can see, this story occurs in the 21st century.

When the Plutocracy regained power (beginning around 1980)
America was dragged back into the pre-enlightened era.
The voters have the power ... but not the intellect to defend themselves.

We aren't all that different from a herd of powerful water buffalo
who are preyed upon by a small group of lions.
The buffalo have the power to stop being victimized.
But they still haven't figured it out yet.
Then there are times, when they get mad enough ...
that they do




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4/7/16

The release of the Panama Papers
represents one of the most powerful strikes ever
against the forces of evil (The Plutocrats).

But as this story makes clear (in its reference to China)
they control the media (and just about everything else).
They are already cutting off the lines of communication.
In America they are trying to bury, or at least minimize, the story.

The masses simply have not advanced far enough
to stand a chance against the evil that has controlled them for ...

the past 10,000 years



Reread the text in the picture above. Now recall the last line in the story ...

"the real scandal isn't the law-breaking—
it's that so much of what Mossack Fonseca did was perfectly legal.
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The Plutocrats have legalized theft.
We MUST regain control of our government
or the price for failure might be ...

another 10,000 years of Hell


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4/4/16

Plutocrats exposed ... 20 TRILLION dollars!



Now watch the forces of evil go to Defcon 1 ...

Expect massive distractions


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2/22/16

The merchants of death are doing better business than ever;
and who do you think is leading the pack?

We are ... who else?

Death has always been, still is, and likely will continue to be,
one of the biggest moneymakers that the Plutocrats possess.


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12/11/15

Yet another monopoly is created: Dow Chemical and DuPont merge

Many jobs will be lost and taxpayers will be cheated (again)
out of billions of dollars of badly-needed revenue ...

But the "shareholders" (the rich) will be ecstatic

Weak government combined with unrestrained capitalism:
it's what keeps the rich ... rich
(and everyone else poor)


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11/23/15

The rich drive another dagger into America's dying heart



My analysis of this story (2 pages)


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9/20/15

With all the writing I do about horrible human beings,
from politicians to religious leaders to criminals,
it would be pretty hard to single out one guy as the worst.

but THIS guy would certainly make the final cut



Oddly, Martin Shkreli doesn't fall into any of the categories
that I listed above (religious leader, politician, or criminal)
But what this rich, greedy little bastard is doing ...

should  be a crime


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9/17/15

In Missouri, the Democratic Governor vetoes new Republican laws
but Republicans override his vetoes ...

and grant police powers to corporations

They also took away the rights of local citizens to control minimum wages.

It's a good thing Missouri is controlled by Conservatives
who make sure that big government stays out of their personal lives
and protects them from predatory lenders and big corporations.

Let's recap:
So now corporations have freedom of religion just like individuals;
they have freedom of speech just like individuals;
and they have police powers (which individuals do not).

Republicans are in the midst of creating a society that,
if it were a novel about the future ...

would be sold in the "Horror" section


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7/20/15

Big Tobacco is still at it



This reminds me of the Big Oil companies and the global warming debate.
They too are more than willing to sacrifice countless lives in pursuit of profits.

But in a democracy, it is the people who are ultimately to blame.
As long as we keep electing the politicians of The Plutocrats ...

they will keep killing us


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7/8/15

Here's a solution to the Greek financial crisis
from one of the leading economists in the world.

Thomas Piketty interviewed by a German journalist (5 pages)

And here's an opinion by Economic Nobel Laureate, Paul Krugman
who discusses the possibility that America may follow the path of Greece ...

if Republicans are able to have their way

The culprits always turn out to be ... The Plutocrats


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6/9/15

Here's another way the rich are sticking it to the most vulnerable Americans ...

Many hospitals charge 1,000% more than Medicare


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5/20/15

The dumbing-down of America ...

who's doing it and why


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2015

With the passage of next year's budget,
Congress has handed over to the rich
another nail to be hammered into the coffin of Democracy (video-1:22).



We've all heard about the twin disasters:
cuts to Dodd-Frank and the deregulation of Wall Street;
but how did Science fare?

And the light for humanity just keeps getting dimmer and dimmer

There is no time in human history - that I would rather live in;
and no place I would rather be - than right here and right now.
This is what I was born for - this is where I need to be.

Set phasers to ... Vaporize


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3/17/14

Wall Street bonuses return with a vengeance



So the money IS there.

But it doesn't "trickle down" as promised
because the Wall Street people
who are already making big salaries for producing nothing tangible
(only producing more wealth for the wealthy)
get gigantic bonuses to supplement their already bulging salaries ...
while the poor fight for survival.

And contrary to Fox News propaganda,
the poor often work multiple jobs
that actually do produce tangible products.


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2/19/14

The Congressional Budget Office's report on the Minimum Wage

Why the Republicans lied about it (1 page)

The CBO report finally opened my eyes, to what is really going on:

The REAL reason why Republicans are distracting us (2 pages)


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12/4/13

A.L.E.C. (American Legislative Exchange Council)
wants to fine homeowners who install solar panels.

A.L.E.C. calls them "freeloaders"


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2009

In 2010 and 2011, mainly German and French banks in pursuit of high profits
made massive loans to Greek firms.
When the banks recognized that this was a high risk,
they were bailed out by transferring the debt
from the banks to the public institutions
like the European Central Bank and the International Monetary Fund.
Now the ECB and the IMF are trying to force the Greek government
to cut pensions, education, salaries, and health care
to pay for the bail out of the banks.

DEJA VU!

Is that not what happened to America in 2008?

The Plutocrats always find a way
to transfer wealth from the masses ... to themselves


The greatest enemies that humans have ever had, still have,
and will likely continue to have for a long, long time are ...

The Plutocrats


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11/9/04

The worldwide pillaging of the world by America's Plutocrats
is far beyond anything you could ever imagine

Confessions Of An Economic Hit Man (~14 minutes)

On a related note, this video about a hypothetical modern-day British Empire
only emphasizes the economic domination of the planet by the United States.

Modern-day reunited British Empire (5:51)


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4/28/17

The Plutocracy is not a single group of individuals.
It is an ever-changing conglomeration of groups
who work together to pillage the masses.
Nomi Prins exposes one of the most powerful groups within the Plutocracy ...

The Bankers




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4/28/17

Fascism has been rising all over the world.

The United States

Macedonia

We are being prepped for war.

By whom?

By whom else ... The Plutocrats.

They kill humans for profit ... it's what they do


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4/4/17

The greatest insanity in Earth's history ... war




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4/1/17

Now that Conservatives have gained control over all branches of government
and over most state legislatures and governors,
these stories from Paraguay and Venezuela should send a chill up your spine ...

Consolidation of Power in Paraguay

and further north ...

Venezuelan Plutocrats attempting to seize control of a Democracy

Maduro is a "Socialist" in the same way
that Kim Jong-un is a Democratic Leader.

Fascism is on the rise all over the world.
We are being prepped for war.


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2/26/17

In the war between humanity and the Plutocracy
one of the first goals that the people must achieve is to expose the enemy.
But convincing the rest ... that's going to be a lot harder.

Meet Robert Mercer: he is the rightwing US computer scientist
at the heart of a multimillion-dollar propaganda network.



From the article:
"In military circles this is known as 'psyops' – psychological operations.
(Mass propaganda that works by acting on people’s emotions) 
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It worked for Hitler, and 90 years later, it worked for Trump.
The masses must learn to think rationally
if they are to develop the skills necessary
to defend themselves against these psychological operations.


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1/27/17

Trump's election has added to the rise of fascism around the globe.
I've noticed that leaders are finally beginning to realize
that the world is moving closer to war.
Now, I have none other than Gorbachev himself in agreement with me;
not to mention the scientists who moved the "Doomsday" clock
to 2 minutes before midnight (the closest it's been since 1953).



Where my narrative differs from everyone else's,
is that I identify, what I consider to be, the true culprits ... the Plutocrats.
Without understanding the real motivation behind the push to worldwide war,
our ability to stop it shrinks to almost nil.

It is the uncontrollable greed of Plutocrats, worldwide,
that I see driving humanity toward the cliff.
The thin line of defenders braced at the edge (the Rationalists)
cannot withstand the assault alone.
We must find a way to get the herd to understand
what is really going on, who is behind it, and why.
But even then, we still have to find a way to convince them to turn around.
And the tragic reality of that is ...

that is something that has never been done


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1/25/17

American Democracy is weakening



Regarding the United States,
I'll agree that Trump was not the cause - but the result.
Losing Democracy is usually a process.
Certain events contribute to that process to different degrees.
In the U.S. the biggest factor in losing our Democracy
was undoubtedly, the Citizens United Supreme Court case in 2010,
in which 5 conservative judges sold out our Democracy to the Plutocrats ...

for 30 pieces of silver


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1/6/17

I rail against the Plutocracy as often as I can in an attempt to warn people,
who humanity's true enemies really are.
Plutocrats have been destroying civilizations, retarding advancement,
and killing humans since we first transitioned from hunter-gatherers
until the present time, not just in America, but in every society on Earth.

China is no exception. They now need umbrellas for protection ...

when it snows

Like American Plutocrats, they have no intention of reducing profits.
That's why their people have to walk around
wearing surgical masks and carrying umbrellas.


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10/25/16

Historical income tax rates for the top 1%




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9/14/16

The attack on science and scientists by Republicans ...

is worse than we thought

As the article stated, this puppet for the rich
has been getting reelected for decades.
If the people are too stupid to protect themselves
from predators like this guy ...

then we have to do it for them


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7/1/16

Daily Kos writer Jon Perr was featured in podcast #377

The Bailout (7 pages)

Writer Jon Perr responded to my podcast

Here is our final email exchange (18 pages - including original)


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4/7/16

If they ever make it possible to revoke Nobel Prizes
this guy should be first on the list.



The acceptance of his "trickle down" policies was most likely
the main cause of America's demise ... in only one generation.
He convinced leaders that wealth would trickle down; and he was right.
Trickle was an accurate choice of words.
He convinced leaders that government should give tax breaks and other incentives
to the rich, and that by doing so, everyone below would benefit.
Now we see that only the wealthy benefitted.

Friedman said give us a dollar and you'll be better off.
Well, we gave him a dollar and we got a nickel back.
He said, see - without us you wouldn't have that nickel
(but without him, we would still have our dollar).

and the Plutocrats constantly fight ... to get that nickel back.

They should exhume what's left of Friedman's carcass right now,
and pry that Nobel Prize out of his rigormortis fingers with a crowbar ...
and then disinfect the crowbar.


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1/18/16

Do you recognize either of these two bastards?



The one on the left is Rupert Murdoch (owner of Fox).
The one on the right is Charles Koch (owner of Koch Industries)

One thing that both have in common is that they sacrificed everything,
worked incredibly hard, and then against insurmountable odds ...

were born into very rich families

If you want to learn how they both did it, here's the scoop ...

Murdoch's silver spoon

Koch's silver spoon

I think the key is: when your stork is flying over The Hamptons ... kick it

The Hamptons


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1/11/16

World History ... in one paragraph

One tribe (or country) arm themselves with flags in one hand and holy books in the other
before dispersing into a neighboring tribe (or country) to kill them and take all their stuff.
The instigaters of this constant mayhem are the sole beneficiaries of it ...

the Powerful Predators in each society (the Plutocrats).

From this one paragraph, the rest of world history can be derived.


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12/22/15

If you want to understand politics better than most people around you
but you have a busy life with work, family, etc. ...

this one essay by Bill Moyers is the only one you will ever need to read


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10/11/15

The consequences of the 2010 "Citizens United" Supreme Court case
have been devastating to American democracy.

This is now what we have become

Franklin Roosevelt's "New Deal" was the worst blow ever suffered by the rich.
It has taken nearly a century, but the rich have finally put things back to the way ...

that God meant for them to be


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10/8/15

The War on Science



Who's behind the War on Science?

The usual suspects ... The Plutocrats (the ultra rich and their enablers)


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10/6/15

Why can't Americans have nice things?
Why are our roads crumbling?
Our schools closing?
Hospitals going out of business?
Jobs going overseas?

Why can't the world's richest country
elevate the lifestyle of its citizens
to that of other advanced nations?

It's because of these guys


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4/28/15

One of the greatest enemies in America's history,
has always been, still is, and likely will continue to be,
for a long, long time to come ...

the American Conservative movement

What is it?

It is a marriage of Plutocrats and the politicians who serve them.
The tentacles of the Plutocracy extend everywhere, ensnaring through propaganda,
the useful idiots  that it needs to survive in a Democracy.

These idiots are drawn mainly from the pool of:
Conservative Christians (usually found in the Republican party).
They are Christians who follow none of the teachings of Jesus Christ.
The God they really worship is called "Greed."
That is why the "Prosperity Gospel" is so successful in their sect of Christianity.
The pool also includes most Southerners, white racists,
and other Americans who are easily brainwashed by Conservative propaganda.

This is how the modern Conservative movement first got started

And this is how the modern Conservative movement has evolved


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3/6/15

The Plutocrats not only control the Supreme Court ...

but most of our judicial system as well

I like her remedies:
"Let’s start with nonpartisan elections,
the public financing of judicial campaigns ...
and merit-based selection of judges,
a system that can include nonpartisan screening commissions,
gubernatorial appointment, and retention elections ....
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2015

By the way - hear anything lately about the "Panama Papers?"

Told ya so

This should be one of the biggest stories of our lifetime;
but the Plutocrats control the media,
and they shut that story down as quickly as possible
after only one leader went down.
Did you hear any American names?

Neither did I

Keep the sheep screaming about bathrooms
and what outrageous things Donald Trump is saying,
and they won't even notice while their pockets
continue to be picked clean.


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12/16/14

The Plutocrats have found yet another way to stick it to ...

the most vulnerable Americans


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12/7/14

Recently I pointed out that Republicans now control the House, the Senate,
the Supreme Court, most state governor's offices, and most state legislatures.

Now, for the first time ever, they control most state Attorneys General

There is only one prize left that the rich have yet to capture
before they obtain complete control ... the presidency.

After the amazing abandonment of Obama by the Democratic party
in the Midterm elections (which cost them everything),
it looks like a complete Conservative conquest of America is only 2 years away.

Today the House passed the spending bill to keep the government functioning.
It deregulated the banks and allowed individual campaign contributions to increase ...

10 FOLD!

And if the Senate rejects it, they will be the ones accused of shutting down the government.

The Plutocracy's victory over Democracy is virtually complete.
The only way this can happen in a Democracy, is with the help of the ignorant masses.
They are doing far, far more damage to America than any foreign enemy ever has.
We must increase our efforts to spread rational thinking skills.
Deprogramming brainwashed Americans will be an incredibly difficult task.
Anyone who has "Fox Friends" already knows this.

But it's not like we have a choice


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9/25/14

How successful has the assault been, on FDR's New Deal?

See for yourself ...



Analysis

The first set of bars represents America under Truman (Dem).
The next two sets of bars should be combined because

1) there is little difference between them, and
2) both represent America under Eisenhower (Rep).

During this period, there was a slight, but unmistakable increase
in income going to the rich at the expense of everyone else.

Under presidents Kennedy and Johnson (Dems),
the advance of the rich stalled out and we experienced status quo.

Under Nixon (Rep) the rich were on the move again.
(that is only good news ... for the rich)

Carter (Dem) pretty much held the rich in check.

Then the Heavens opened up and the Lord sent the rich ... Ronald Reagan (Rep).
The graph tells the story better than any words ever could.
Bush senior (Rep) was able to keep the momentum going for the rich.

Clinton (Dem) succeeded in reversing the disaster slightly,
but with the election of Bush junior (Rep), the dam broke.
By the end of his presidency, America was in "The Great Recession."
The only things that prevented a repeat of the Great Depression
were the social programs instituted by FDR (Dem).

But Obama's election defied the consistency of the graph. Why?

For one thing, Republicans were able to prevent a recovery
by obstructing America in every way possible.
They even opened up a new tax loophole called "inversion"
to steal billions more from dwindling American tax revenues.

But that wasn't the only reason why this Democrat
was the only one who failed to stop the rich.
After the rich crashed the economy,
Obama sacrificed American taxpayers
by bailing out the giant corporations who had raided our nation's wealth.

So who is left to fight for us?

No one. We must fight for ourselves.

Democracy gives us the power to do so.
Unfortunately, many Americans have proven themselves to be
too stupid and gullible to use that power.
When any of the 99% of Americans (the non-rich) support Republicans,
they are cooperating in their own demise by voting against their own interests.
Until they develop the rational thinking skills necessary
to defend themselves from the lies of the Plutocrats,
they will continue to be ...

sitting ducks


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7/10/14

So how did the Bush tax cuts work out for America
when we look back and do the math?

You need to read this to get the full effect of what was done to us


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5/22/14

For those of you who might be having difficulty recognizing evil,
this documentary about the Koch Brothers should make things clearer (55:54)

They don't come any more rotten than these guys


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5/22/14

Here is a short video of the Koch twins (David and Bill) settling their differences.



What every kid needs to learn:
how to punch your twin brother in the back of the head while he is down.

A recipe for destroying children

Our country has paid a terrible price for the failure of Fred Koch ... to raise his kids.
Here is a man who never should have been allowed to breed:

Frederick Koch

Now that I think about it, I would like to amend my previous statement.
It was Frederick Koch's father
who never should have been allowed to breed.


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2/27/14

Would you like to find out if the Koch Brothers really believe
that global warming is a hoax?



Simply ask them to spend one-millionth of their fortune to purchase a ski resort.
I'll wager my sister's gold-embroidered snuff box ... that they won't do it.


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10/5/13

FACES OF EVIL



This is Kim Jong-un.
He inherited the people of North Korea from his father, so he is very rich.
He threatens America with destruction on a regular basis
hoping to restore the flow of extortion money that America used to pay his father.
He tested a missile that almost made it to Japan before crashing into the sea.



These guys are the Koch Brothers. They are the richest brothers in the world.
How do they use the fortune they inherited?
They invest hundreds of millions of dollars into Global Warming Denial
in order to protect and expand their oil empire.
They are more than willing to sacrifice the entire planet
to keep the money rolling in.
Why would anyone, who has more money than God,
be willing to destroy millions of lives just to get richer?

I don't know. You would have to ask them.
But before you do, make sure
that your acceptance into the witness protection program has been cleared.



The leaders of The Tea Party are willing to destroy the American economy
because the democratic process didn't go the way they wanted it to.



How much damage has been done to America by foreign threats like Kim Jong-Idiot?

Maybe a couple of senior citizens on the West Coast
got nervous and required respirators.

How much damage has been done to America from within
by powerful forces like the Koch Brothers and The Tea Party?

Incalculable

Neither the Koch Brothers nor The Tea Party have given any indication
that they intend to stop attacking America for their own gain, any time soon.

That means ... it is up to us to stop them


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4/3/13

The takeover of the Earth's resources by the richest humans is well underway ...
and accelerating (3:52)




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2013

A Tale of 2 Men

One man is old; very, very old. In fact, his expiration date has long since passed.
The other man is old; but only old.
But judging by his bulbous figure, he may exit before the older man.

Both of these men are quite well-known in America,
and both command large legions of followers.
One is a religious leader and the round one is a talk show host.
Both men are ultra conservatives.

Both of these men embarrass themselves on a regular basis.
They also embarrass other Republicans,
but because of the power they wield in that party,
there is little anyone can do about it.

Two men, are different in many ways,
but so similar in the damage they have done to our country,
because of the huge numbers of simpletons they have been able to influence.
In a Democracy, large masses of ignorant voters
can have a severe detrimental effect on that society.

So without further ado, I present two men
who never should have been on the national stage to begin with,
yet not only are they on it, they've dominated it for way too long;
two men whose damage will require decades to repair. I give you ...


Pat Robertson and Rush Limbaugh



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11/1/11

The One Percent

First, let's do our homework:

Read: "The distribution of wealth"

Watch: "The One Percent" (1:16:29)

Truly one of the greatest living heroes in America today ... Jamie Johnson.

His father, Jimmy Johnson, had the potential,
and even started to make an attempt,
but did not have the courage to follow through.

But all was not lost.
He would have a son, Jamie, who would fulfil that potential;
a son who did have the courage that the father lacked;
a son who would someday influence the world.

Did you notice how economist Milton Friedman blew his cookies (at: 1:05:05),
even though Jamie Johnson was bending over backwards trying to be polite?

Recently I read a story that claimed that in America,
if you earn at least $30,000 per year, you are in the top 1% globally.
Based on per capita income per country as recorded in the World Almanac,
I have no reason to doubt that figure.
So the rich (1%) might argue that the 99% should shut up
and be grateful that we have it as well as we do, here in America.

But what they are not telling you is:
if the rich weren't stealing U.S. taxpayers blind, by legalizing theft,
all Americans could be living much better than they are now.
So their argument is a Red Herring.

The One Percent hasn't only pillaged our country
but is currently spreading like a cancer all over the world.
They create jobs ... but they keep nearly all of the profits for themselves.

Labor practices

But wait - it gets worse.
For those Americans who don't care about what happens far away,
this one might hit closer to home (they charge a small fee to watch).

The Last Mountain (1:35:09)


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10/10/11

Robert Reich dispells 7 lies spread by The Plutocrats (2:46)




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10/11/09

Bill Moyers explains the reality that so few understand:
Our greatest enemies usually come from within (5:19)



Like the man said ... battle stations


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2005

George Carlin was far more than just a comedian.
He was way ahead of his time in his knowledge of politics.
Here he paints a very dark, but very accurate picture of reality (3:14)




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