Fascism

Articles involving crony-capitalism and tyrannical government.

Police Officer Ashamed of His Tenure

From copblock.org: Date of Interaction: 2006 to 2013 Police Employees Involved: Houston Police Department Firstly, I would like to thank you for spending the time to read this post. I am using a moniker/alias for my name as well as not providing names of those officers involved simply for my protection. As you will see…

“Belgium” Buys $381 Billion In US Treasuries

As Russia continues to dump them. Zero Hedge reports: what Zero Hedge first observed, is the country that has quietly and quite rapidly become the third largest holder of US paper: Belgium. Or rather, “Belgium”[sic] because it is quite clear that it is not the country of Begium[sic] who is engaging in this unprecedented buying spree…

Obama’s Billion Dollar Helicopters

Fucking insane. The Daily Beast reports: The Pentagon has awarded a contract to begin development of the most expensive helicopters ever made. Each helicopter will probably cost at least $400 million. The entire project, to build at least 23 helicopters, has been estimated to eventually cost between $10 billion to $17 billion. By comparison, the project could pay the combined…

Marijuana, Economists and Crumbling Cartels – Oh My

It looks like Keynesian economists finally got something right!  Well… sort of anyways. The London School of Economics has put out an 82 page report condemning the war on drugs.  The report basically summarizes everything we already know to be true about the war on drugs, so there isn’t much point in going over the details.  What…

Men Who Work Full-Time Earn Less Than 40 Years Ago

(CNSNews.com) – The real median income of American men who work full-time, year-round peaked forty years ago in 1973, according to data published by the U.S. Census Bureau. In 1973, median earnings for men who worked full-time, year-round were $51,670 in inflation-adjusted 2012 dollars. The median earnings of men who work full-time year-round have never been…

Must Watch: Under Our Skin, Documentary on Lyme Disease

Lyme disease is caused by a spirochete bacteria, very similar to syphilis.  And like syphilis, it can cause all sorts of inflammatory and neurological disorders if left untreated.  These disorders can mimic everything from ALS, to Multiple Sclerosis, to Fibromyalgia, to Parkinson’s disease.  (It’s worth noting that none of those diseases I just listed have…

Psychiatry – A Documentary On Pseudoscience

Another interesting documentary.  This one deals with the history of psychiatry.  It makes quite a few interesting points, notably that there exists no biological test for any mental illness, no mental illnesses have ever been cured by psychiatric treatment, and that metal illnesses themselves are simply declarations made by the psychiatric community of behaviors they deem to be abnormal.