Jimmy Carter: US an Oligarchy Steeped in Corruption

Jimmy Carter

Jimmy Carter

Jimmy Carter: The U.S. Is an “Oligarchy With Unlimited Political Bribery”

Former president Jimmy Carter said Tuesday on the nationally syndicated radio show the Thom Hartmann Program that the United States is now an “oligarchy” in which “unlimited political bribery” has created “a complete subversion of our political system as a payoff to major contributors.” Both Democrats and Republicans, Carter said, “look upon this unlimited money as a great benefit to themselves.”

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Aug 1

Stephen E. Arnold: Elsevier Suffers Another Blow – Dutch Universities Start Full Boycott

Stephen E. Arnold

Stephen E. Arnold

Viva The Academic Publisher Boycott!

Elsevier is one of the largest and most well-known scientific journal database, but it is also the most notorious for its expensive subscription fee and universities are getting tired of it.  Univers reports that “Dutch Universities Start Their Elsevier Boycott.”  The Netherlands, led by state secretary Sander Dekker, want all scientific content to be free online.  In order to be published, the university or financier pays to be so.  All content by Dutch scientists will hopefully be open access by 2024.

In the meantime, the Association of Universities in the Netherlands has asked all Dutch scientists that work with Elsevier to resign from their positions.  As to be expected, some are willing and others are more reluctant.  The goal is to pressure Elsevier to change its practices.

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Aug 1

Lee Camp: McCain Steals Land from Native Americans

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Jul 31

JZ Liezskiewicz: Ethical Global Factory Sourcing

Categories: Commerce,Ethics
JZ Liszkiewicz

JZ Liszkiewicz

Ethical global factory sourcing.

Backed By Y Combinator, Maderight Matches Fashion Designers With Ethical Factories Around The World

Made Right: Global Manufacturing, Simplified

 

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Jul 31

Cynthia McKinny: PschDrugShooters

Cynthia McKinney

Cynthia McKinney

Someone has taken the time to catalog mass shooters in relation to the psychological drugs  they have been prescribed.

PsychDrugShooters

See Also:

Michael Moore: Are SSRI Antidepressant drugs causing School Shootings? Prozac, Luvox Investigation

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Jul 27