Posts Tagged ‘corruption’

The corporate state came for human rights lawyer Steven Donziger — and we’re next

He is the first person charged with any misdemeanor to be held under home confinement for more than two years. He is the first attorney ever to be charged with criminal contempt over a discovery dispute in a civil case where the attorney went into voluntary contempt to pursue an appeal. He is the first person to be prosecuted under Rule 42 (criminal contempt) by a private prosecutor with financial ties to the entity and industry that was a litigant in the underlying civil dispute that gave rise to the orders. He is the first person tried by a private prosecutor who had ex parte communications with the charging judge while that judge remained (and remains) unrecused on the criminal case.

Mint Press is doing the best journalism around lately.

“I Was Living Like Scarface”: The Ludicrous Costs of the War in Afghanistan Revealed in New Documents, Testimonies

I had $50 million in cash. The most I ever had at one point was $24 million on hand, in $100 bills, sitting in safes in my bedroom. And there was hardly any oversight whatsoever. Once we signed that money out of the vault in Baghdad, it was up to me how to document that money was spent and where the money went…I had no requirement. Literally. I am not joking. No guidance and no requirement to provide documentation about where that money went.”

Crisis: The big pharmaceuticals’ “Holy Grail”

$10 Billion Bailout for Oligarch

The nation asks: Would guillotines be a more cost-effective solution?


In case anyone wonders whey they never went after Donald Trump for flagrantly flaunting the Emoluments Clause.

PUPPET MASTER & PUPPET

Democratic Socialists of America member Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez transferred $160,000 in campaign funds to a slate that includes “CIA Democrats”—right-wing congressional Democrats with intelligence and military backgrounds.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez funds the CIA Democrats

In 2018, the WSWS published a three-part series by Patrick Martin detailing efforts by the military-intelligence agencies to flood the Democratic Party with loyal operatives.

PS

$277,000 went to this paid shill.

My new article on #ForceTheVote has been picked up by Vocal in their Swamp section.

Democratic Party Exposed as Fraud

Also on OpedNews.

Jimmy Dore is trying to change history, and it may work. Keep the pressure on the corrupt Congress.

No vote for Nancy until M4A gets a vote on the floor of Congress.

Personally, I’d rather see Nancy in cuffs.