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Why Have Investigations of Wall Street Disappeared from Corporate Media? by Pam Martens and Russ Martens

The corporate media, most notably the Wall Street Journal, has no interest in investigating Wall Street. From Pam Martens and Russ Martens at wallstreetonparade.com:

Hurricanes, wildfires, the multiple investigations of Russia’s involvement in the 2016 presidential election and the calamity-du-jour in the Trump White House are gobbling up an outsized share of digital and print news pages at corporate media. 341 more words


The United States of Weinstein: Complicity, Greed and Corruption Is the Status Quo, by Charles Hugh Smith

The Hollywood pig was no aberration. From Charles Hugh Smith at oftwominds.com:

If integrity means more than any of these baubles, then prepare to fail. The theme this week is The Rot Within. 339 more words


Car-Bomb Kills "One-Woman WikiLeaks" Who Led The Panama Papers Revelations, by Tyler Durden

You risk it all exposing and telling the truth in this world. From Tyler Durden at zerohedge.com:

Meet Daphne Caruana Galizia, the journalist who led the Panama Papers investigation into corruption in Malta. 325 more words


ECB Suffers from “Corporate Capture at its Most Extreme”, by Don Quijones

Like the Federal Reserve, the European Central Bank (ECB) is a banking cartel. From Don Quijones at wolfstreet.com:

Many of these banks are implicated in the biggest financial crimes. 336 more words


Report: Renewable Energy Is Bigger 'Scam' than Bernie Madoff and Enron, by Thomas D. Williams

People are wising up to the fact that paying $2 dollars for $1 dollar’s worth of energy doesn’t make any sense. From Thomas D. Williams at breitbart.com: 358 more words


Empire Destroying Wars Are Coming to America Under Trump – Part 3, by Michael Krieger

How the American empire will implode, Part 3. From Michael Krieger at libertyblitzkreig.com:

The first two parts of this series focused on how Trump-specific factors could lead the American empire into another series of foolish and highly destructive wars. 325 more words


Power Corrupts: A Culture of Compliance Breeds Despots and Predators, by John W. Whitehead

Predation is what our rulers and betters do. From John W. Whitehead at rutherford.org:

Power corrupts.

Worse, as 19th-century historian Lord Acton concluded, absolute power corrupts absolutely… 433 more words