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"Video Killed the Radio Star" & Corporate-Capitalism is Killing Free-Enterprise!


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Advocates of capitalism are very apt to appeal to the sacred principles of liberty, which are embodied in one maxim: The fortunate must not be restrained in the exercise of tyranny over the unfortunate…

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Greece: The Muscle of Corporate Capitalism

We Are All Greeks Now http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/we_are_all_greeks_now_20150712/ Posted on Jul 12, 2015 By Chris Hedges A demonstrator waves a Greek flag during an anti-austerity rally in central Athens on Friday. 41 more words

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Corporate-Capitalism: Next to Religion, the Ultimate "Opiate of the Masses!"


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Work, buy, consume, ad infinitum, and then drop dead from exhaustion and depression: the Merican existence, the Merican nightmare:

Constant Cravings

By freefall…

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if i were a big clever capitalist ...

I wasn’t sure whether to say “big bad”, “big diabolical” or “big disingenuous” …

In the end, I’ve settled for “clever”.  It’s fairly neutral.  I could’ve chosen “ingenious” too.   1,146 more words

Thinking Time

I have a new blogging project ahead of me . . . .

I have decided on a new project: I am going to read Adam Smith’s The Wealth of Nations. I am inspired to do this by the knowledge that I know very little about a thinker who is portrayed as the godfather of the global economy (i.e., the modern world), a construct whose structures, inequalities and dominant ideologies I find troubling. 359 more words

Economics

Greece: The Muscle of Corporate Capitalism

We Are All Greeks Now

http://www.truthdig.com/report/item/we_are_all_greeks_now_20150712/
Posted on Jul 12, 2015

By Chris Hedges

   A demonstrator waves a Greek flag during an anti-austerity rally in central Athens on Friday.  1,735 more words

Politics

▶ Chris Hedges | Wages of Rebellion: The Moral Imperative of Revolt, Parts 2/3

On Reality Asserts Itself, Chris Hedges and Paul Jay discuss Ferguson, Baltimore and the need to build a movement with candidates that targets white supremacy and corporate capitalism… 110 more words

Corporate Empire