The US is not a democracy but an oligarchy, study concludes

“The central point that emerges from our research is that economic elites and organized groups representing business interests have substantial independent impacts on US government policy, while mass-based interest groups and average citizens have little or no independent influence.” By JC Sevcik   |   April 16, 2014 at 5:47 PM The …

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Fence Separate Rich from Poor in LA

“Los Angeles is building a tall steel (not mere mesh) Berlin type razor wire topped security wall around the poor (i.e. black and latino) sections of the city. This will make it easier to corral them and kill them when they riot. And they will riot when the government goes …

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“L’arba Sicula” – The ongoing crisis in Sicily -

Video translation: (both in Sicilian & Italian) “‘nnipinnenza – Isula sugnu, e Isula vogghju ristari” – Independence – An island, I am – An island I want to remain”(Sic.) “Dal 1945, al giorni nostri – un solo grido” – Since 1945, to our present day – one single cry” (Ital.) …

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House passes Ron Paul’s ‘Audit the Fed’ bill

THIS JUST IN: – a few hours ago…..I just stumbled across this article discussing the bill proposed by Ron Paul….the “Audit the Fed” bill, has passed the vote in the House of Reps – Here’s the article – House passes Ron Paul’s ‘Audit the Fed’ bill Get short URL email …

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Greece vote this weekend – could result in leaving the euro and return to the drachma ~

As you Greek watchers know – a critical vote is taking place in Greece this weekend ~ Depending on the outcome – Greece could possibly leave the euro and return to the drachma – This has the 17 united european nations on watch of this significant election that reaches world wide ~

Ocean water to drinking water ~ Local desalination project controversy

Soon I may be drinking sea water ~ In my neighboring town of Carlsbad, California, a huge water project is underway ~ Along the coast of  Carlsbad – the plan is to build the largest ocean water desalination plant in the United States – the largest desalination plant in the western hemisphere …

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