But it was impossible to save the Great Republic. She was rotten to the heart. Lust of conquest had long ago done its work; trampling upon the helpless abroad had taught her, by a natural process, to endure with apathy the like at home; multitudes who had applauded the crushing of other people's liberties, lived to suffer for their mistake in their own persons. The government was irrevocably in the hands of the prodigiously rich and their hangers-on; the suffrage was become a mere machine, which they used as they chose. There was no principle but commercialism, no patriotism but of the pocket. : Mark Twain

Fanning the Flames of Dissent By Charles Sullivan The government has fallen so completely under the spell of the corporations that it is virtually indistinguishable from them. The people have been shut out of the process and are left to fend for themselves, much like the victims of Hurricane Katrina last year. Fanning the Flames of Dissent

The Corporation One of the best and most important documentary films to be made in many years. This Is A Must Watch This is an extraordinary film about the creation of the American corporation, its legal organizational model, its global economic dominance and its psychopathic tendencies, and its incredible ambition to influence every aspect of culture in its unrelenting pursuit of profit. The Corporation

Sir! No Sir! If you ever wanted to end a war. You need to know this story. A must watch short flash video – Sir! No Sir!

Kingdom Coming: The Rise of Christian Nationalism By Michelle Goldberg Across the United States, religious activists are organizing to establish an American theocracy. A frightening look inside the growing right-wing movement. Kingdom Coming: The Rise of Christian Nationalism

Caught in the Crossfire: The Untold Story of Falluja : Video The American attack on Falluja, and the subsequent costs to the people there, has been a humanitarian, social, moral and ethical disaster; yet the American government and media have largely ignored the plight of the innocent victims. The refugees of Falluja risked their lives in order to tell their story to the world through the groundbreaking new documentary film, Caught in the Crossfire. Caught in the Crossfire: The Untold Story of Falluja

Groups to Bush: Drop Iran-Israel Linkage Jewish community leaders have urged the White House to refrain from publicly pledging to defend Israel against possible Iranian hostilities, senior Jewish activists told the Forward. Groups to Bush: Drop Iran-Israel Linkage

Get ’Em While They’re Young The No Child Left Behind Act made sure that public schools knew who was boss — the feds. The law requires that the military be given the same access to students as any other recruiters, including those from colleges. Schools that barred military recruitment on campus were threatened with loss of federal funding. Get ’Em While They’re Young

Telcos Seek to Deceive Bloggers with Cartoon : It's the latest in the ongoing campaign by large phone companies to pull the wool over the eyes of the American public. Telcos Seek to Deceive Bloggers with Cartoon

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