The Panama Papers

Giant Leak of Offshore Financial Records Exposes Global Array of Crime and Corruption

ICIJ investigation – By The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists – Apr. 3rd, 2016

Millions of documents show heads of state, criminals and celebrities using secret hideaways in tax havens

In this story

Files reveal the offshore holdings of 140 […]

Nothing could be more obvious?

Want to Stop the Spread of Terrorism? Then Stop Creating More Terrorists

By Michael Payne – SOURCE NationofChange April 3, 2016 | Op-Ed

“The lesson to be learned is that when you commit acts of violence against other nations and their people you may be able to get away with it for some […]

Meeting of Minds on the Edge of Science and Spirituality

Collision and convergence in Truth and Beauty.

On July 14, 1930, Albert Einstein welcomed into his home on the outskirts of Berlin the Indian philosopher, musician, and Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore. The two proceeded to have one of the most stimulating, intellectually riveting conversations in history, exploring the […]

Oliver Stone on Hillary

Oliver Stone Makes Impassioned Plea for Sanders: ‘Hillary Clinton Has Effectively Closed the Door on Peace’

By Fantastic Word | April 1, 2016

When fear becomes collective, when anger becomes collective, it’s extremely dangerous. It is overwhelming… The mass media and the military-industrial complex create a prison for us, so we continue to […]

Satire and Samantha Bee

Criticizing Fox News and Speaking up for Samantha Bee —This Is How the Right Roars Back Author: Sophia A. McClennan, Salon Friday, April 01, 2016 9:45 AM

“You’re probably a Lesbian but if you have any kids I hope they die in the next Islamic terror attack,” I was told.

Most people think […]

Media after the 1987 demise of the “Fairness Doctrine”

How Do We Democratize Our Media via TruthOut – Mar. 29th, 2016

Reporters surround Donald Trump in the spin room at the end of the Republican presidential debate at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California, September 16, 2015. (Photo: Monica Almeida / The New York Times)

Join the movement for independent […]

New study outlines the perfidy of rent-seekers

Report: 74% Of Billionaire Wealth From Rent-Seeking

via ShadowProof by Dan Wright 2016-03-27

27 Mar 2016 Dan Wright

A new report by Dider Jacobs at the Center for Popular Economics offers a breathtaking estimate of how the rich have gotten richer in recent years. According to Jacobs’analysis, 74% of billionaire wealth in America was […]

FBI whistleblower exonerated & wins in Court

Appeals Court: FBI Whistleblower Wrongfully Terminated for Revealing Sex Trips By Agents Author: Kevin Gosztola Wednesday, March 30, 2016 12:45 PM * * * *

A federal appeals court ruled in late February that an FBI whistleblower, who reported fraud and sexual misconduct involving prostitutes, was wrongfully terminated in October 2010.

Lieutenant Colonel John […]

Lots of great episodes; but this one is outstanding

Star Trek: The Inner Light – Season 5, Episode 25