The Rise & Fall of the American Empire

How the Great Fortunes Grow: The State Lends a Helping Hand, a review of Wealth and Democracy: A Political History of the American Rich, by Kevin Phillips. Intresting sounding book best summed: Ranging from chapter to chapter across oceans and centuries, Mr. Phillips constructs a complex analogy between the United States at its superpower zenith […]

Some Defenitions

terrorism The unlawful use or threatened use of force or violence by a person or an organized group against people or property with the intention of intimidating or coercing societies or governments, often for ideological or political reasons. the systematic use of violence as a means to intimidate or coerce societies or governments unlawful, in […]

Some Defenitions

terrorism The unlawful use or threatened use of force or violence by a person or an organized group against people or property with the intention of intimidating or coercing societies or governments, often for ideological or political reasons. the systematic use of violence as a means to intimidate or coerce societies or governments unlawful, in […]

Dead End IT

Intresting comment in the Is Programming a Dead End Job? Real money always has been, and probably always will be, in starting a business and skimming off the top of other workers. Once you can pay other people less than you can get for their work, you have escaped the limit, and your “job” is […]

Dead End IT

Intresting comment in the Is Programming a Dead End Job? Real money always has been, and probably always will be, in starting a business and skimming off the top of other workers. Once you can pay other people less than you can get for their work, you have escaped the limit, and your “job” is […]

Smells like Texas “They’ve eliminated

Smells like Texas “They’ve eliminated the middle man. The corporations don’t have to lobby the government any more. They ARE the government.” Hightower used to complain about Monsanto’s lobbying the Secretary of Agriculture. Today, Monsanto executive Ann Venamin IS the Secretary of Agriculture. Truly disgusting. What a retchid state the US is ataining under Bush. […]