Movie Review: Wild Horses & Renegades

This new documentary ties corporate influence to abuse of land and wildlife. A few years back I wrote an article about the threat to America’s wild horses in general and the small herd of Mustangs on the Blackjack Mountain preserve in Oklahoma in particular. At that time I laid the blame for the ... Read more

Unnecessary Austerity, Unnecessary Shutdow

Reversing tax giveaways to the super-rich and the nation’s largest corporations could raise $4 trillion within a decade and avert possible government closures. By Chuck Collins, Alison Goldberg, Scott Klinger, Sam Pizzigati Institute for Policy Studies, July 25, 2011 “We’re ... Read more

An Economy Destroyed

The Enemy is Washington By Paul Craig Roberts Counterpunch, July 22-24, 2011 Recently, the bond rating agencies that gave junk derivatives triple-A ratings threatened to downgrade US Treasury bonds if the White House and Congress did not reach a deficit reduction deal and debt ceiling increase. The downgrade threat is not ... Read more