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Rampant Cronyism and Corruption

Fascist regimes almost always are governed by groups of friends and associates who appoint each other to government positions and use governmental power and authority to protect their friends from accountability. 320 more words

Britain First

Elon Musk's growing empire is fueled by $4.9 billion in government subsidies

During an event at Tesla’s design studio in Hawthorne, Elon Musk introduces a line of batteries for homes and businesses.

(Jerome Adamstein / Los Angeles Times) 154 more words

The Secret Group That Wants to Take Over Your School

Their work behind the scenes is every bit as dangerous for the future of education as ALEC’s.

By Sarah Lahm /  The Progressive

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Favoritism for a Few Politically Connected Cronies: The Problem With Ex-Im Bank  

From the Daily Signal, by Jim DeMint, May 2015

There are two types of businesses: successful ones that don’t need financial assistance from the government, and unsuccessful ones that don’t deserve it. 728 more words

The Elite, Or “TPTB”

A Multinational Trojan Horse: The Trans-Pacific Partnership

great sucking sound

by Dave Pruett | May 7, 2015

“The accumulation of all powers, legislative, executive, and judiciary, in the same hands, … may justly be pronounced the very definition of tyranny.” – James Madison in The Federalist Papers.

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