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If Greed Is Good, What in Hell Can Evil Be?

How would you say “we’re all screwed!” in Greek? I’m no linguist, but it seems we’ll learn soon enough, though it may well be too late.   +++++++++++++++++   We Are All Greeks Now Truthdig * Monday, July 13, 2015 … Continue reading

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This Ain’t No Party

block quote A global coup d’etat has taken place such that governments no longer govern the world, or even their little bits of it. The nation state — yes, even America and China — has been usurped as the preeminent … Continue reading

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A Revolution-in-Waiting?

“Man’s mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.” –Oliver Wendell Holmes “Disbelief in magic can force a poor soul into believing in government and business.” –Tom Robbins So … if we all stop believing in … Continue reading

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Grand Theft American Style

This is a rather sketchy article (I may need to check out Packer’s book for more details), but it does remind us that the way things are has not always existed, not entirely. And that our current problems were not … Continue reading

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