Sunday, March 29, 2015

Steve M. — America's Oligarchs Want It All, And They Want It Now


Oligarchic "democracy" and the 2016 presidential. Picking the "right" candidate (pun intended). Plutocracy going for full plutonomy.

Crooks and Liars
America's Oligarchs Want It All, And They Want It Now
Steve M.

Read with the above for the associated relevance of the clandestine services and the deep state in influencing democracy.

Skip down to Valentine's interview of Kiriakou.

Counterpunch
A Conversation With CIA Whistleblower John Kiriakou
Douglas Valentine

Significantly, the authors of both articles don't see democracy in the US anytime soon. Vested interests are too powerful and the deep state is too entrenched.

2 comments:

Michael Norman said...

America is "over" if you are not in the 1% or 0.1%. We really need to think about getting out now.

Bob said...

Where will you go?