Orangutan with Legal Rights Begins New Life in Florida

https://youtu.be/oqWh7F63RVQ An orangutan called Sandra, who spent 20 years in an Argentine zoo, is being moved to a US nonhuman animal sanctuary after being granted the legal right to personhood and liberty. Lawyers won a landmark appeal for Sandra in 2014, arguing she is being detained in Buenos Aires illegally. by Almundena Calatrava edited by O … Continue reading Orangutan with Legal Rights Begins New Life in Florida

Why Rigged Capitalism Damages Liberal Democracy

by Martin Wolf edited by O Society September 18, 2019 “While each of our individual companies serves its own corporate purpose, we share a fundamental commitment to all of our stakeholders.”  With this sentence, the US Business Roundtable, which represents the chief executives of 181 of the world’s largest companies, abandoned their longstanding view “corporations exist … Continue reading Why Rigged Capitalism Damages Liberal Democracy

The Big Club

https://youtu.be/acLW1vFO-2Q The American Dream by George Carlin edited by O Society August 31, 2019 "There’s a reason education sucks, and it’s the same reason it will never, ever, EVER be fixed… Because the owners, the owners of this country don't want that. I'm talking about the real owners now, the BIG owners! The big wealthy … Continue reading The Big Club

Too Big To Fail (3): Mega Mossad

by Whitney Webb edited by O Society August 25, 2019 As billionaire pedophile and alleged sex-trafficker, Jeffrey Epstein sits in prison, reports have continued to surface about his reported links to intelligence, his financial ties to several companies and “charitable” foundations, and his friendships with the rich and powerful as well as top politicians. While … Continue reading Too Big To Fail (3): Mega Mossad

Too Big To Fail (2): Government by Blackmail

Appalling for both the villainous abuse of children itself and the chilling implications of government by blackmail, this tangled web of unsavory alliances casts a lurid light on the political history of the U.S. from the Prohibition Era right up through the Age of Trump. by Whitney Webb edited by O Society August 25, 2019 … Continue reading Too Big To Fail (2): Government by Blackmail

Too Big To Fail (1): Hidden in Plain Sight

Jeffrey Epstein is only the latest incarnation of a much older, more extensive, and sophisticated operation that offers a frightening window into how deeply tied the U.S. government is to the modern-day equivalents of organized crime. by Whitney Webb edited by O Society August 25, 2019 Despite his “sweetheart” deal and having seemingly evaded justice, … Continue reading Too Big To Fail (1): Hidden in Plain Sight

The Second Amendment and Madness

by Robert Parry edited by O Society August 10, 2019 The Right’s powerful propaganda apparatus sold millions of Americans on the dangerous and false notion the Framers of the U.S. Constitution incorporated the Second Amendment in the Bill of Rights so an armed population could fight the government the Framers had just created. As a … Continue reading The Second Amendment and Madness