Under Oath, Apple Lies to the World About Paying Taxes

On May 21, 2013, Tim Cook, the chief executive of Apple, appeared before a United States Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, investigative subcommittee, which had completed an inquiry into how Apple avoided tens of billions of dollars in taxes by shifting profits into Irish subsidiaries that the subcommittee’s chairman called “ghost companies.” At the hearing, Cook …

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The True Purpose of the US Senate

Hi, Have you ever wondered why the U.S. Senate (and Congress) in general is so out of touch with the people? Why does it feel like they serve other interests other than the will of the people? Answer: The Senate was never intended to serve the people. It was intended to serve the rich. James …

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Confirmed: State Department Labels Human Rights as “Obstacles”

By now, we should all be familiar with the 1948 State Department memo written by Kennan which states: We should cease to talk about vague — and for the Far East — unreal objectives such as human rights, the raising of the living standards, and democratization. The day is not far off when we are …

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Orwell on Political Speech

Excerpts from Politics and the English Language by George Orwell, 1946 The word Fascism has now no meaning except in so far as it signifies ‘something not desirable’. The words democracy, socialism, freedom, patriotic, realistic, justice have each of them several different meanings which cannot be reconciled with one another. In the case of a word …

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Orwell on the Freedom of the Press

The role of concentrated power in shaping the ideological framework that dominates perception, interpretation, discussion, and choice of action is too familiar. I’d like to review on one of the most perceptive analysts of this process, George Orwell. Orwell is famous for his searching and sardonic critique of the way thought is controlled by force …

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Confirmed: DNC Had The Right To Rig 2016 Primary

On April 28, 2017 a transcript was released from the hearing at a federal court in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., on the lawsuit filed on behalf of Bernie Sanders supporters against the Democratic National Committee and former DNC chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz for rigging the Democratic primaries for Hillary Clinton. In full admission to these charges, …

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James Madison’s Ideas on Protecting the Opulent Minority Against the Tyranny of the Majority

James Madison,  fourth President of the United States (1809 – 1817) is hailed as the “Father of the Constitution”. He and the rest of the forefathers understood the dangers of democracy all too well, so they set out to create a system which would protect their interests, in other words the interests of the ruling …

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