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People’s History of Stock Market Crashes: Timeline of Economically Significant Events

A People’s History of Stock Market Crashes 1946-2016: The View from Below Appendix A 1929-2016: 98 market interruptions due to negligence, misfeasance, malfeasance, malingering, fraud, theft, tax evasion, and other such avoidable tragedies. But as anyone can see, the rich … Continue reading

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AT&T will honor net neutrality for three years if regulators let it buy DirecTV

My Comment: Gee, remember back in 1984 or so, we broke up the AT&T monster into a bunch of little Baby Bells? It’s like they all metastasized, and are returning to eat us alive. http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-switch/wp/2014/05/18/att-will-honor-net-neutrality-for-three-years-if-regulators-let-it-buy-directv/?wpisrc=nl_pulse

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NYT: European Agency Warns of Risk to Humans in Pesticides Tied to Bee Deaths

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/18/business/international/europe-warns-of-human-risk-from-insecticides.html?smid=pl-share By DANNY HAKIM Published: December 17, 2013 LONDON — European food regulators said on Tuesday that a class of pesticides linked to the deaths of large numbers of honey bees might also harm human health, and they recommended that … Continue reading

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More fracking comments on shale gas exploitation

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/13/opinion/china-must-exploit-its-shale-gas.html?smid=pl-share The New York Times featured an opinion piece today asserting that China must start fracking to release natural gas reserves rather than rely on increasing their use of coal for energy. I guess the writer is unaware that fracking … Continue reading

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Insider’s Projects Drained Missile-Defense Millions

http://www.truthout.org/101208Y Mr. Cantrell, who received the bulk of the kickbacks, acknowledges his crime but he ticks off the failings of the system that he exploited: lawmakers who are eager to please contractors and campaign donors; unwillingness by the Army to … Continue reading

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