Jeff Monson: US a police state, George Orwell’s 1984 happening before us

They want to scare us, saying "they are out to get us, we are doing it for your own protection,” they make us scared of one another. Scared of what our neighbors are doing. via Jeff Monson: US a police state, George Orwell's 1984 happening before us — RT Op-Edge. Never heard of this guy …

No Budget Deal on the Backs of the Elderly, the Children, the Sick and the Poor

We demand a budget that makes sure that the wealthiest Americans and most profitable corporations pay their fair share. via Send a Message to President Obama, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and House Speaker John Boehner: No Budget Deal on the Backs of the Elderly, the Children, the Sick and the Poor. | Friends of …

Chris Hedges quote

We now live in a nation where doctors destroy health, lawyers destroy justice, universities destroy knowledge, governments destroy freedom, the press destroys information, religion destroys morals, and our banks destroy the economy -- Chris Hedges Don't forget judges, CEOs and "regulatory" agencies!

Fooling themselves

The "elites" are adept at fooling themselves into thinking they know best.  This "superiority" that they bestow upon themselves is a convenient justification for keeping "us commoners" in the dark, and keeping themselves in power.