Thursday, April 18, 2019

Facts that privileged Americans don’t want us to know

The following facts should have been reported by the mainstream media, but unfortunately most of that media is controlled by the very people who have reason to hide the facts.
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Exclusive: Ex-Harvey Weinstein employee breaks silence on her memo that helped take down movie...

Lauren O’Connor was a literary scout at the Weinstein Company who worked closely with Weinstein. In 2015, she penned an internal memo about her boss that would later become famous.

Confronting the great American myth

The founders of the United States have the society they wanted—one that keeps people like them in power.
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SLAPP lawsuits: The biggest threat to the resistance you never heard of

Wealthy corporations must know they can’t SLAPP the public into silence.

Amazon’s tax avoidance has the company sheltering profits

The online retail giant has been sheltering most of its profits from the United State's tax system.

Bank of America to eliminate free checking account program affecting low-income customers

Bank of America, the second-largest bank by assets, will no longer be "the only brick-and-mortar bank that offered free checking accounts to their customers."

Hightower up against the corporate wall

Earlier this week, Creators’s Syndicate informed Hightower they were not going to distribute his weekly article.

No, big corporations shouldn’t get tax breaks to create jobs

The breaks seldom pay for themselves — and put employees of local businesses out of work.

The Great Forgetting

America’s refusal to fund and sustain its intellectual and cultural heritage has come with an enormous cost. We are now paying the bill.