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US Is An Oligarchy Not a Democracy, Says Scientific Study
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, economy, finance, investments, labor, investors, law, lies, marketing, money, politics, society )

Kit
- 3 days ago - commondreams.org
A study, to appear in the Fall 2014 issue of the academic journal Perspectives on Politics, finds that the U.S. is no democracy, but instead an oligarchy, meaning profoundly corrupt, so that the answer to the study's opening question, "Who governs?
Want to Live Large in Israel? Look Outside the Big City
Business  (tags: real estate deal, Israel, Jerusalem, Old CityKeren Hayesod Street, Sderot. Real estate boom, landgrabs, dispossession, Palestinian land rights, occupatiion, displacement, al Nakba, illegal, theft, Palestine, border, dishonesty, corruption, money )

Jess
- 4 days ago - haaretz.com
TheMarker reviewed last year's most expensive deals in some of Israel's farthest flung towns. Were these homes steals at these prices, or did the buyers pay way too much given the location? You be the judge.
The Global Banking Game Is Rigged, and the FDIC Is Suing
Business  (tags: americans, banking, business, consumers, corporate, corruption, dishonesty, economy, finance, government, investments, law, money, politics, society )

Kit
- 6 days ago - truth-out.org
Taxpayers are paying billions of dollars for a swindle pulled off by the world's biggest banks, using a form of derivative called interest-rate swaps; and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation has now joined a chorus of litigants suing over it.
Lakota Solar Enterprises
Business  (tags: Lakota Solar Enterprises, Henry Red Cloud, Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota, Native American owned, green jobs, affordable energy, donate )

Dandelion
- 8 days ago - lakotasolarenterprises.com
Lakota Solar Enterprises located on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota, is one of the nation's first 100% Native American-owned and operated renewable energy companies. Helping those who can least afford it to have heat and green jobs for others.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Justice for Bogota Dog Who Had 3 Legs Intentionally Chopped Off With a Lawn Mower!
Business  (tags: violence, sadness, safety, humans, media, crime, dishonesty, activists, abuse, world, internet, animalcruelty, cruelty, dogs, endangered, protection, suffering, animalwelfare, animalrights, rescued, treatment, prevention, healthcare, health, investigation )

Kelly
- 10 days ago - yousign.org
A dog has lost three of its four limbs after it was run over with a lawn mower. The incident happened in Ciudad Bolivar, a district of Bogota, Colombia's capital. Workers from "Aseo Capital" company were doing their routine job, mowing the grass
The Rot of Wall Street Stinks All the Way to the Bank
Business  (tags: CEOs, economics, salaries, greed )

Freya
- 10 days ago - alternet.org
The U.S. is in a historical wage slump, while bank CEOs like Citigroup's Michael Corbat receives $16 million in bonus pay.
Monsanto Aliens
Business  (tags: abuse, business, corporate, corruption, ethics, genetic engineering, GMOs, humans, marketing, Monsanto, lies, money, technology, world )

Kathy
- 19 days ago - altheadlines.com
"I recognized my two selves: a crusading idealist and a cold, granitic believer in the law of the jungle" - Edgar Monsanto Queeny, Monsanto chairman, 1943-63, "The Spirit of Enterprise", 1934.
The Corporation   video
Business  (tags: The Corporation )

Dandelion
- 25 days ago - youtube.com
Development of contemporary business corporation, from legal entity that originated as govt. chartered institution meant to affect specific public functions, to rise of the modern commercial institution entitled to most of the legal rights of a person.
Tell Media It Is Time to Expose the TPP
Business  (tags: TPP, Negative effects, Trans-Pacific Partnership, environment, labor, intellectual property, media )

Dandelion
- 20 days ago - credomobilize.com
The TPP would undermine our nation's environmental, labor and intellectual property standards and ship American jobs overseas while dumping our wages and benefits overboard along the way.
These 10 Corporations Control Almost Everything You Buy
Business  (tags: Reddit, business insider, mega-corporations, control, consumers )

Evelyn
- 25 days ago - businessinsider.com
A chart we found on Reddit.com (click the graphic to see a larger version) shows that most products we buy are controlled by just a few companies. It's called The Illusion of Choice. Take time to see the "ECO" brands bought up by them too - see link
 
 
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