If the conservatives take the Senate, then the coming depression will occur sooner and more severe.

By StillModestCapitalist Most of us can agree that conservative economic policies, in general, are bad for the lower majority of Americans. We can agree that they contribute heavily to wealth concentration and related economic instability. They led directly to the Great Depression and the Great Recession. They have been preventing a true recovery. We have …

“Zeitgeist: The Movie” directed by Peter Joseph in 2007

By MikeZonta “Zeitgeist: The Movie” is the first film which is directed and produced by Peter Joseph in 2007. *PLEASE SHARE WITH EVERYONE* More information can be found here: http://www.zeitgeistthefilm.com http://www.zeitgeistmovie.com Voices: Jordan Maxwell, George Carlin and Peter Joseph. Source: “Zeitgeist: The Movie” directed by Peter Joseph in 2007

Congratulations President Widodo

By trashyharry The Old Wright Settlement and Camroden Associated Landowners offers Congratulations to Joko Widodo uopn the occasion of his Inauguration as the 7th President of Indonesia.We applaud the Wisdom of the Indonesian People for their Excellent Choice! As an Organization,OWSCAL is very Concerned with Conservation and Careful Management of Forest Resources.The Forests of Indonesia …

Girls To the Front: Women on the Frontlines of the Struggle in Ferguson

Girls To the Front: Women on the Frontlines of the Struggle in Ferguson

By noah In times of crisis, the term “protect the women and children” might still come to mind. However, when police responded to Ferguson residents with the excessive force of rubber bullets, tear gas, and arrests, women stood their ground and took a place at the frontlines of a long fight to challenge police brutality …

11-04-14 Drown the 1%-Rats with the VOTES They Tried to Suppress

By WSmith Make a STORM http://occupywallst.org/forum/what-is-the-american-democratic-ocean-but-lots-of-/ http://occupywallst.org/forum/beware-1-cons-conducting-anti-voting-campaign/ http://occupywallst.org/forum/if-ya-think-things-cant-get-worse-think-2010/ http://occupywallst.org/forum/if-ya-think-things-cant-get-worse-think-2010/ People, Make it Rain on November 4, 2014! Source: 11-04-14 Drown the 1%-Rats with the VOTES They Tried to Suppress

The next financial crisis may be just around the corner

The next financial crisis may be just around the corner

By Jerome Roos As growth stalls, stocks tumble and investors fret, the question is no longer if there will be another crisis, but when and where it will strike first. The headlines look eerily familiar: global growth is stalling, stocks are tumbling and peripheral bond yields are rising sharply. With the Federal Reserve expected to …

'Redskins' and Black Codes

By LeoYo Theodore Roosevelt, Walt Whitman and Andrew Jackson Were Proponents of Native American Genocide http://truth-out.org/progressivepicks/item/26889-theodore-roosevelt-walt-whitman-and-andrew-jackson-were-proponents-of-native-american-genocide Sunday, 19 October 2014 00:00 By Mark Karlin, Truthout | Interview Author Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz speaks about her book on the true history of how the United States became a nation and the Eurocentric racism used to justify it. The …

gold jinyu Oct. 20th gold price trend analysis

By goldhj International gold price dropt slightly last trading day. Price corrected itself around 1238 after failed to breach 1243. Gold is still facing a big pressure from upside although price kept rebounding. In today’s Asia trading time, gold went downside slightly then climbed to about 1236 again and correcting. U.S. September housing starts and …

What is the American Democratic Ocean but Lots of Drops

By WSmith Let it rain 11/04/14!!!! Get EVERYONE registered!!! Get EVERYONE out to Vote!!! We don’t have to surrender. The only REASON they (the 1%-GOP) spends so much money on liar ads & Voter suppression laws is to KEEP You from VOTING!!! Because when WE RAIN they (1%-GOP) drown!!! LET IT RAIN! PEOPLE, LET IT …

LA Anti-Apartheid Activists Are Gearing Up for Day 3 of Zim Blockade

By robb In solidarity with the Palestinian people’s call for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions against Israel’s decades long apartheid regime, LA anti-apartheid activists have been reaching out for weeks to the port workers and truck drivers who service the Port of LA and have successfully blocked the unloading/loading of Zim Savannah, an … → Source: …

Chile’s LGBT movement marches united

Chile’s LGBT movement marches united

By Monse Sepulveda by Monse Sepulveda The March for the Respect of Sexual Diversity in Chile on October 18. (Agencia Uno) Yesterday, Chile celebrated a historical moment: for the first time, the LGBT movement marched united to demand equal rights. Historically, there has been much reluctance to work together, but in 2013 seven organizations within …

Kobanê, the Kurdish struggle, and the dangers lurking ahead

Kobanê, the Kurdish struggle, and the dangers lurking ahead

By Jelle Bruinsma While ISIS has been driven out of Kobanê, dangers of U.S. imperial prerogatives lurk around the corner for Kurdish ambitions for democratic autonomy. Now that various reports confirm that the amazingly brave Kurdish men and women have succeeded in holding the town of Kobanê and even driving out the ISIS fascists, it …

boots on the ground? phht what about disease containment

By elf3 Ebola containment belonged in Liberia…”contain the threat before it attacks us at home” “stop the threat from spreading” help the people rid their country of the threat or reduce it to more manageable level” “teach the citizens there to fight the threat” ….all of this was preached for us for over a decade. …

Argh, Political Commercials Nonstop

By turbocharger I love how these local politicians act like they have the solutions when the vast bulk of real power has been consolidated at teh very top federal levels. When the federal policy- or lack thereof- tanks the economy again as it always does, the locals will be scrambling as they always are, desperately …