In 2008 the crybaby corporations ran to Uncle Sam for a bailout — after crashing the economy. But conservatives pretend they don’t need government. How well could corporations do business without government laws, protections, regulations, and bailouts?
Residents of King County should try to attend special public meetings of the county Transportation, Economy, and Environment Committee to discuss proposed cuts in bus and trolley service. Wednesday, July 6, 6:00 p.m. Kirkland City Council Chambers 123 Fifth Avenue, Kirkland Tuesday, July 12, 6:00 p.m. King County Council Chambers 516 Third Avenue, 10th Floor, […]
A criminal gang has taken power. They’ve stolen elections; corrupted campaign financing; started illegal wars; tortured; held innocent prisoners without trial; invaded the privacy of Americans; politicized Justice; packed the Courts; reversed decades of judicial precedent; corrupted government agencies; crashed the economy by reckless deregulation, privatization, and mismanagement; bankrupted the US Treasury; manipulated and consolidated […]
I’m reading David Stockman’s book The Great Deformation — the Corruption of Capitalism in America. Stockman was Reagan’s Director of the Office of Management and Budget. He criticizes the GOP for its militarism and its whoring for the rich. He says there was no need to bail out Wall Street. The speculators who would have […]