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Black Pearls

“Black Pearls” is my ode to being tired of being poisoned.  You just can’t escape that tainted scent of profit in the air, the water and the food.  Asking people if they know they’re being poisoned is like asking if a fish knows the water is wet.  Corporations are, in effect, allowed to hold a gun to

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Analyst foresees expansion of participatory democracy

Researcher Juan Carlos Zambrana Marchetti said that the model of representative democracy or “corporate power” is in decline. WILLIAMS RAMÍREZ Newspaper Cambio, April 6, 2012   Facing the growing crisis of capitalism, and with it of representative democracy in various Western countries including the United States, participatory democracy projects itself with greater strength, implemented in

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Happy Easter from politicalcontext.org

We hope it will not offend the sensibilities of our non-religious readers to share this take on Jesus and Easter from a well-spoken progressive minister: Jesus was executed by the political and religious powers of his day because he and his followers wanted to establish a kind of heaven on earth: an idealized form of

Human Resources

Feigned indignation is the only kind left where decency is a threat to the raison d’etre of profit, an impediment, bred out of the masses as much as possible. And a well-established lust for flesh plus professional perception management will make cannibalism as acceptable as neoconservativism, especially when the product is processed. The objection it’s

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The ABCs of Atrocity

The indocrination of children into the culture of corporate capitalism begins even before they enter school, when their own parents, in effect, bind the feet of their morality by having them join in the guilty and tasty pleasures of murder. The ABCs of Atrocity sow the seeds of future perversity. Animals are the means we use to

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Bolivia takes the right steps to rebuild mutual confidence

Political analyst Juan Carlos Zambrana Marchetti suggests that reestablishing bilateral relations with the United States, given the impositions of the northern country, calls for a profound national discussion.   La Paz, Bolivia Newspaper Cambio, April ,1 2012 Political analyst Juan Carlos Zambrana made the following analysis following the discovery of armament in a diplomatic vehicle

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