Trilateral Commission Pacific Asian Group complete membership listing

This is the most current (August 2009) list of members of the Pacific Asian Trilateral Commission (TC) and their titles. The "trilateral" (North America, Europe and Asia) group is the source of most Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) philosophical stands on globalization. TC describes its group membership:"The Japanese Group of 85 members expanded in 2000 … Continue reading Trilateral Commission Pacific Asian Group complete membership listing

Trilateral Commission European Group complete membership list

Here is the most current (August 2009) official list of members of the European Trilateral Commission (TC) and their titles. The "trilateral" (North America, Europe and Asia) group is the source of most Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) philosophical stands on globalization. TC describes its group membership:The European Group, which includes members from Austria, Belgium … Continue reading Trilateral Commission European Group complete membership list

Rich get richer and richer and richer in the worst inequality crisis since 1930s

Emmanuel Saez has updated his famous work: "Striking it Richer: The Evolution of Top Incomes in the United States", Pathways Magazine, Stanford Center for the Study of Poverty and Inequality, Winter 2008, 6-7 Saez is a professor at the University of California, Department of Economics, 549 Evans Hall #3880, Berkeley, CA 94720. Much of his … Continue reading Rich get richer and richer and richer in the worst inequality crisis since 1930s

Trilateral Commission membership – the complete official North America Group roster

This is the most current (August 2009) list of members of the North American Trilateral Commission (TC) and their titles. This group is the source of most Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) philosophical stands on globalization. For example, Sen. Diane Feinstein (D-CA) is a prominent member of CFR and former member of TC. She also … Continue reading Trilateral Commission membership – the complete official North America Group roster

Public option not open to everyone

The so-called public option in the House bill is not an alternative for anyone offered an employer's plan, or getting VA, Medicare or Medicaid. It is only allowed for people uninsured, and was one of many choices. The public plan would have taken years to implement under the House Bill, and was really an extra … Continue reading Public option not open to everyone

Hundreds of gays killed in occupied, so-called freedom-loving Iraq

Operation Iraqi Freedom is the name the U.S. military uses to describe the occupation and attempted colonization of Iraq. Some 4,331 American soldiers have died as a result of this blunderbush attack and 31,156 wounded - many severely, amputations, blindness, paralysis. A trillion dollars have been spent financing this offensive (good word), more than universal … Continue reading Hundreds of gays killed in occupied, so-called freedom-loving Iraq

Huffington Post releases memo outlining deal with White House and drug kingpins

A memo obtained by the Huffington Post (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/) today seems to confirm that the White House and the pharmaceutical lobby have secretly agreed to a wide-ranging deal that both parties were denying over the past week. In a flurry of responses everyone from the drug manufacturer lobbyists to spokespawns for the White House seemed to … Continue reading Huffington Post releases memo outlining deal with White House and drug kingpins

Ban books and internet sites – is that why 4,331 Americans died for Iraqi "freedom"?

The Iraq government decision to control the flow of information both in print and online have raised fears of a crackdown on free speech reminiscent of the regime of ex-dictator Saddam Hussein. AFP reports that a decision to screen imported books plus plans for Internet filters are being seen as a sign that the years … Continue reading Ban books and internet sites – is that why 4,331 Americans died for Iraqi "freedom"?