The capacity to comply with abusive authority is humanity’s fatal flaw. Fortunately, within the human family there are anti-authoritarians—people comfortable questioning the legitimacy of authority and challenging and resisting its illegitimate forms. However, as Resisting Illegitimate Authority reveals, authoritarians attempt to marginalize anti-authoritarians, who are scorned, shunned, financially punished, psychopathologized, criminalized, and even assassinated. EMBED …[continue reading]

How the rich get richer – money in the world economy | DW Documentary

Exploding real estate prices, zero interest rate and a rising stock market – the rich are getting richer. What danger lies in wait for average citizens? For years, the world’s central banks have been pursuing a policy of cheap money. The first and foremost is the ECB (European Central Bank), which buys bad stocks and …[continue reading]

US refrains from calling China a currency manipulator but puts 9 nations on watch list

KEY POINTS The Trump administration has again decided not to label China or any other country as a currency manipulator. It said that no country meets the criteria to be labeled as one seeking to gain unfair trade advantages over the United States by manipulating its currency. But the report said that nine nations — …[continue reading]


THE IRREPRESSIBLE GEORGE GALLOWAY The irrepressible George Galloway answers questions about Russia and its “aggressive intervention” in everything everywhere. A purported journalist tried valiantly to get George Galloway to accept the mountains of nonsense the news media has piled up about Russia’s meddling in the UK, the US, the Middle East and every other place …[continue reading]

“I’m coming back” | Farage adresses EU Parliament

NIGEL Farage is returning to frontline politics in a new political guise called The Brexit Party. He is on a mission to rectify what he sees as the ‘establishment’s failure to deliver Brexit. The Brexit Party is a new right-wing party with a populist outlook. In a Twitter message it said: “The establishment have failed …[continue reading]