The International Monetary Fund just cut its expectations for global output by 0.2 percentage points for both 2016 (now 3.4%) and 2017 (now 3.6%). It’s the third time the IMF has cut its forecast in less than a year. As it turns out, folks in DC are worrying about the same issues troubling Wall Street (paywall): A heady […]
Maboloc, C.R. Consumerism and the Post-9/11 Paranoia: Michel Foucault on Power, Resistance, and Critical Thought (2015) Philosophia (United States), pp. 1-12. Article in Press. DOI: 10.1007/s11406-015-9682-7 Abstract This paper intends to closely examine Michel Foucault’s take on power, resistance, and critical thought in the modern state, using the market-driven consumer economy and the paranoia-induced post-9/11 […]
“They are manufacturing fear,” Moses said, gasping. “We survivors have asked them to stop this violence. What do they want from us?”
Cato’s life is the story of how, at the improbable height of crisis, a dream came true. And it is also the story of how the dream failed.
“Why don’t we drug test all the members of Congress here,” McGovern asked. “Force everybody to go urinate in a cup or see whether or not anybody is on drugs? Maybe that will explain why some of these amendments are coming up or why some of the votes are turning out the way they are.” […]
Source: Iceland Sentences 26 Corrupt Bankers To 74 Years In Prison | LoanSafe.org http://www.loansafe.org by Maurice Bedard (Source: AmericanNewsx) – Iceland just sentenced their 26th banker to prison for his part in the 2008 economic collapse. The charges ranged from breach of fiduciary duties to market manipulation to embezzlement. When most people think of Iceland, […]