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Bush, 'Brownie', FEMA and Katrina: Interview with Russ Baker

Thom Hartmann interviews Russ Baker, editor of WhoWhatWhy and the author of Family of Secrets, on his five part investigative series on the corruption that led to FEMA’s disastrous response to Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans ten years ago. 54 more words

USA

summer feeder pigs

clouds grow but withhold water
cool now but has been hotter
day by day we speculate
wonder what will be our fate

changes flow down from the top… 77 more words

POETRY

Corporations all buy themselves; stock exchanges shut down

NEW YORK – Closing permanently, the New York Stock Exchange yesterday announced that all corporations listed on the exchange had succeeded in buying up all their shares, and hence there was no reason for the NYSE to continue its existence. 721 more words

Corporations

TTIP: A contract to bypass democracy

The EU and the US are on the path of creating a free trade agreement. The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, TTIP, is expected to stimulate the economy through the standardization of legal regulations.  425 more words

Politics

Fat Cats and Obesity

I’m going to show you how you can lose weight, reform the nation and lessen global warming all at the same time.

How am I going to do it? 1,859 more words

America

News You Really Need To See: "Italy's Eni Finds 'Supergiant' Natural Gas Field Off Egypt"

“Italy’s Eni Finds ‘Supergiant’ Natural Gas Field Off Egypt”

The Associated Press, August 30, 2015

http://bigstory.ap.org/article/fc84c97ac51440e09c0e1a4deddc4ae8/eni-says-its-found-supergiant-natural-gas-field-egypt

“The Italian energy company Eni SpA announced Sunday it has discovered a ‘supergiant’ natural gas field off Egypt, describing it as the ‘largest-ever’ found in the Mediterranean Sea.  169 more words

News You Really Need To See

A brief history of the US

A creature of habit

When he was in his mid-sixties he developed an unusual habit. Many mornings—if he got down the stairs before his wife—he would go out to his car, take off his pants, and, naked from the waist down, drive around the small town in… 503 more words

The Real World