Posts Tagged ‘corporate’

Corporate America virtue-signaling is opportunist, dangerous and undermines the spirit of capitalism

Just in time for the Fourth of July festivities, which this year celebrates the 243rd anniversary of America’s independence, Nike decided to ignite a political firestorm the size of a Chinese fireworks factory, thereby further dividing the nation. The Fortune 500 tennis shoe maker, with $30 billion in annual global sales, announced it would cancel […]

Voices from Syria’s Rukban Refugee Camp Belie Corporate Media Reporting

AD-DUMAYR, SYRIA — A little over a year ago — just after the Syrian army and its allies liberated the towns and villages around eastern Ghouta from the myriad armed jihadist groups that had waged a brutal campaign of torture and executions in the area — I interviewed a number of the civilians that had […]

Chris Hedges: No future for our grandchildren unless we ‘overthrow corporate power’ (VIDEO)

Appearing on George Galloway’s political talk show ‘Sputnik’, Hedges decried how the “psychopaths” who run the world’s largest multinational corporations are “hurling us all over a cliff” in the pursuit of “short-term profit.” We’re going to talk about the destruction of the ecosystem that sustains life. And [that’s] what is happening in the hands of […]

Tulsi’s ‘No More Regime Change Wars’ is Message That Corporate Media Doesn’t Want You to Hear

By Philip Giraldi Voters looking ahead to 2020 are being bombarded with soundbites from the twenty plus Democratic would-be candidates. That Joe Biden is apparently leading the pack according to opinion polls should come as no surprise as he stands for nothing apart from being the Establishment favorite who will tirelessly work to support the […]

ORGANIC GRASS-FED FARMING VERSUS THE DANGERS OF CORPORATE FEED-LOT FARMING

Study at California State University’s College of Agriculture showed grass-fed beef beef is significantly more healthy than corporate factory feed lots. Grass-fed Beef provides more good fats, better protein, higher potential for vitamin A and E and cancer-fighting antioxidants compared to grain-fed beef. But most important grass-fed does not contain most of the poisons and […]

“Manufacturing Dissent”: The Anti-globalization Movement is Funded by the Corporate Elites

This article was first published in 2010. The author’s introductory quote was first formulated in 2001 in the context of the Summit of the Americas in Quebec City which was held a few months before 9/11 “Everything the [Ford] Foundation did could be regarded as “making the World safe for capitalism”, reducing social tensions by […]

Corporate Trade Tribunals Used By Mining Companies Against Communities And Governments

For decades now, corporations have used this power to demand massive compensation for public interest regulations and other government actions that may reduce the value of their investments. Widespread outrage over this “investor-state dispute settlement” system is among the key issues in the renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement. But this public outrage […]

Life or Death – Corporate Media or Honest Media?

Relying on the corporate media, including BBC News, to provide a reliable account of the world is literally a matter of life or death, on many levels. Imagine, for example, a Russian dissident living in the UK who had published copious evidence of Russian war crimes, and who had then sought political asylum in an […]

Assange Arrest: How Does British Corporate Media See its Future?

Nina Cross 21st Century Wire On Thursday I joined the supporters of Julian Assange outside Westminster Magistrate’s Court in London following his arrest by British police at the Ecuadorian Embassy just hours before.  The events of the 11th April and the background to Assange’s case are now well-documented.  Inside the court Assange was found guilty […]

Cities Should Stop Playing Amazon’s Game & Quit Offering Corporate Tax Incentives

Cities Should Stop Playing Amazon’s Game & Quit Offering Corporate Tax Incentives Above Amazon Corporate Welfare from Freedom Works Amazon will not build their second headquarters in Long Island City. AP Photo/Mark Lennihan New York City should count its blessings. Amazon’s decision to walk away from its plan to build a new headquarters in Queens […]

Amazon’s Decision To Pull Out Of NYC Is A Massive Blow To Corporate Welfare

Amazon’s Decision To Pull Out Of NYC Is A Massive Blow To Corporate Welfare Above Photo: Facing mass public opposition, Amazon canceled its New York City headquarters project. (Photo by Holger Hollemann/picture alliance via Getty Images) Amazon announced Thursday the company has canceled its bid to acquire nearly $3 billion in public dollars to locate […]

Three Months After The Midterms: Nick Brana Describes Dems’ Corporate Wave

Three Months After The Midterms: Nick Brana Describes Dems’ Corporate Wave Above Photo: From Socialistorganizer.com [Intro Note: The following discussion with Nick Brana, executive director of the Movement for a People’s Party and organizer for the Labor-Community Campaign for an Independent Party (LCCIP), is reprinted from the February 2019 issue of Unity & Independence, the monthly labor […]

The Silver Bullet To Stop The Corporate State Pillage

The Silver Bullet To Stop The Corporate State Pillage Above Photo: Shutterstock Every year a certain number of our soldiers decide they’d rather not be involved in shooting people they don’t know so that ExxonMobil can have more oil or Lockheed Martin can make more cash or MSNBC / Fox News can give their hosts […]

Expression on the Corporate Web: 2018 Year in Review

By Jillian C. York If 2017 was the year that corporate platforms were finally forced to recognize their outsized role on the Web, then 2018 should be remembered as the year that many such platforms began to reckon with it. From Facebook finally instituting an appeals process to Tumblr banning adult content, here are some […]

Say No to Government Grinches and Corporate Scrooges

John W. Whitehead, TRI Waking Times “Once upon a midnight clear, there was a child’s cry, a blazing star hung over a stable, and wise men came with birthday gifts. We haven’t forgotten that night down the centuries. We celebrate it with stars on Christmas trees, with the sound of bells, and with gifts… We […]

Send Mad Dog Mattis to the Corporate Kennel

Outgoing Defense Secretary Gen. James “Mad Dog” Mattis was famous for quipping, “It’s fun to shoot some people.” It remains a supreme irony that Mattis was widely considered the only “adult in the room” in the Trump administration. Compared to whom? John Bolton, the rabid neocon serving as national security adviser? That would be the epitome […]

Secular Talk: Kyle On Rebel HQ | Tucker Carlson, Deplatforming, Corporate Media, Green New Deal

Secular Talk: Kyle On Rebel HQ | Tucker Carlson, Deplatforming, Corporate Media, Green New Deal By Secular Talkyoutube.com Watch More:https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCuMo… Support The Show On Patreon:https://www.patreon.com/seculartalk Here’s Our Amazon Link:https://www.amazon.com/?tag=seculacom-20 Follow Kyle on Twitter:http://www.twitter.com/kylekulinski Like the show on Facebook:http://www.facebook.com/SecularTalk Clip from The Kyle Kulinski Show, which airs live on Blog Talk Radio and Secular Talk Radio […]

Break Free from the Corporate Prison

Waking Times Is this how humans are supposed to live? Raised to think as employees, then herded into cubicles where we toil all day to make other people rich? Then we go home too exhausted to make much else of our lives and so are programmed by the tv to consume? What is the greater […]

Corporate Welfare is Small-Scale Central Planning

By Patrick Tyrrell and Amanda Snell Amazon’s long search for its second headquarters has ended. New York and Virginia outlasted the competing cities. Twenty cities were finalists in the running to be the location of Amazon’s second headquarters when the company’s search began over a year ago. HQ2 will be an additional source of Amazon […]

We Can Stop Rigged Corporate Trade, If We Act Now

We Can Stop Rigged Corporate Trade, If We Act Now On November 30, leaders of the United States, Mexico and Canada signed the revised North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) at the G20 in Argentina. The new NAFTA is an updated version of rigged corporate trade that sells out workers and endangers the environment for […]

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