Tag Archives: economy

A New Study Proves That We Are a Plutocracy


It’s no surprise to most Americans that the economy is struggling. Unless you are part of the corporate elite, things are not going well. Time and again we have been told by our leaders that they are working to help the middle class. But in reality our nation’s leaders are serving the one percent.

ALEC Is a Blight on Our Democracy


Most Americans believe we are a democracy, but unfortunately that is no longer true. These people believe the president and members of Congress are in charge of governing our country and that their vote determines who will lead us.

NAFTA Has Destroyed American Manufacturing


“Free trade” means unrestricted, uncontrolled access to our economy, tariff- and duty-free, for goods made for $4-per-hour or less. The U.S. cannot compete with these wages so we are forced to choose between going bankrupt, outsourcing nearly all of our manufacturing or simply selling out.

The TPP Will Be Devastating to America


After suffering through decades of failed policies on trade, we are once again faced with another “free trade” agreement. The U.S. is currently negotiating a the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). The TPP is poised to become the largest “free trade” agreement ever encompassing nearly 40 percent of our economy. The TPP has been negotiated in secret – except for 600 corporate advisors who get to see the text and work with the negotiators.

The Mainstream Media is Seeking to Deceive and Distract America


Two days after one of the most crushing defeats to democracy in McCutcheon vs. FEC, the media seems to have forgotten completely about it, and has gone back to reporting about Obamacare signups and a missing Malaysian plane. Rather than honestly educate the American electorate our media prefers to deceive and distract us from what is really going on in America.

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