This just in . . .

True Transformation Never Closes Its Doors

Sunday, June 21, 2015

In an article written to illustrate the ridiculously rapid and uncontrollable rising rental rates in Mountain View, CA, a writer humorously laments the fact that six-figure techies are now priced out, as are gentrifiers, who are now finding it too expensive to live in the very place they helped make unaffordable. Meanwhile, across the Bay, a substitute teacher that I call friend stumbles dizzily into my garage. He just got off work. His reward: watching a 24-year-old kid die of gunshot wounds.

San Jose to Host US Social Forum

Sunday, June 21, 2015

On June 24th through June 28th, the country’s most globally rooted convening — the US Social Forum — will be hosted in San Jose. The gathering of the nation’s leading economic and environmental activists is not a conference, although there is a part of it that is an event. The US Social Forum is a process where grassroots organizations come and build a collective vision for the future of the country.

Fast-track Hands the Money Monopoly to Private Banks — Permanently

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

It is well enough that the people of the nation do not understand our banking and monetary system, for if they did, I believe there would be a revolution before tomorrow morning.                                                                                                                                                                        — Attributed to Henry Ford

Free Trade Deals, Just Another Dirty Secret of the Government

Monday, June 8, 2015


“The TPP (Trans-Pacific Partnership) is not a secret”, according to President Obama. “Any member of Congress can look at it”. True, but no notes, no pictures, no copies, no discussion. So, of course TPP is not a secret, most everyone with access to any form of media has heard of it, but what's in the text of TPP, that's the secret.