December 9, 2016
Samuel C. Spitale
Continued from Part 7: Slashed and Spent
“We have always known that heedless self-interest was bad morals; we know now that it is bad economics.” –Franklin D. Roosevelt
The Powell Memorandum “sparked a business and corporate rebellion that would forever change the lands...
December 22, 2015
Continued from Part 13: The Lyin', the Rich, and the Brand Warfare
“This is a government of the people, by the people, and for the people no longer. It is a government of corporations, by corporations, and for corporations.” --Rutherford Hayes
Top Corporate donors to co...
December 10, 2015
Continued from Part 3: Increasing Poverty, Declining Health
“[Profit] is always highest in countries which are going fastest to ruin.” --Adam Smith, The Wealth of Nations
“Inequalities are inevitable under capitalism,” explains Hedrick Smith in Who Stole the Ameri...
December 9, 2015
Continued from Part 4: Return of the Robber Barons. Or, Why the Rich Get Richer
"Debt is the fatal disease of Republics, the first thing and the mightiest to undermine governments and corrupts the people." --Wendell Phillips
In The Tyranny of Dead Ideas, Fo...