"Freedom of the
press is not just important to
democracy, it is democracy." - Walter
A democratic republic is a form
of government in which people elect
representatives to represent their best interests.
A fiduciary relationship exists
between the representative
and the people.
a democratic republic to function
correctly Americans must have
access to accurate information pertaining to
decisions being made by their elected
representatives on their behalf so they may properly direct the
"Collective welfare demands
science rarely generates a unique
solution to any policy
Even after the basic
facts have been established judgments of
value will vary across citizens who hold competing understandings of the public
Unless citizens and
representatives possess empirically sound understandings of the dangers they
face and the likely effects of policies to abate them, they will not even
be able to identify, much less secure enactment of, policies that advance their
ends." - Motivated Numeracy and Enlightened Self-Government, Dan M.
Kahan, Erica Cantrell Dawson, Ellen Peters, Paul Slovic
"The survival of democracy depends on
the ability of large numbers of people to
make realistic choices in
the light of inadequate
A dictatorship maintains itself by
censoring or distorting the
facts, and by appealing, not to reason, not to
but to passion and
to the powerful "hidden
forces" present in the subconscious depths of
every human mind." - Aldous
Huxley, Brave New World Revisited
"In this sham democracy,
the ruling oligarchy, taking upon
itself a specific deleterious economic
system, is chiefly responsible for America's ills.
The legal system
is unjust, domestic violence is prevalent,
liberty is constrained, general
welfare has been replaced by widespread adversity, providing for the common
defense has been reduced to providing for a military-industrial corporate
complex." - John Kozy
for the application of technique are inherently amoral.
Systems of technique,
constructs, can not have a conscience.
techniques which are applied by
the dominant group.
corporation is an institutional system chartered to accomplish a
A corporate institution has
only one purpose = profit.
A government institution has only one
purpose = social control.
corporate and government institutions are
constructs designed to deal with the
Constructs of the human imagination can never fully
fullfil human needs.
"Without the State, the Corporation is nothing. The
state's power has not been reduced. It has been redistributed, more tightly
connected to the needs and interests of corporations and less so to the
public interest." - Joe
Corporations and agencies
are amoral and only constrained by
Both are in the business of social
engineering simply due to the fact that operating systems of dealing with the
public must be streamlined.
are reduced to black and
white terms and
oversimplified in the context
of winners and losers and how they will affect the next election." -
Scott McClellan, White House
James Madison wrote the objective of the
Constitution was to enshrine liberty
by securing "public good and
private rights against
the danger of faction."
"faction," James Madison meant "citizens actuated by a common interest
adverse to the rights of other citizens or
to the interests of the
"Problems of special-interest influence in Washington
won't be resolved through selective
spasms of morality when a scandal erupts." - Ron Brown
worn out by this ceaseless dialing for dollars.
We are dependent on special interests to
get elected." - Assemblywoman Loni Hancock
"Since 2000 the US Chamber of Commerce and its
advocacy branch, the Institute for Legal Reform, have spent more than
$200 million to influence legislation
and elections, most often at the state and local levels and most often
without revealing itself or its donors to voters. " - Michael Cuddy
Constitutional protections are
being ignored by the corporate sector.
Federal government power no
longer represents the American people.
Federal government power represents the
money power of the boards of directors that keep the moribund corporate system
alive - the plutocracy.
2005 Corporations registered to lobby on Capitol Hill increase
from 1,498 in 1998 to 4,013 by mid-2005.
2006 In California 30 previously
elected lawmakers go to work as lobbyists.
California state senator Joe
Dunn sides with the California Medical Association, voting as requested
on a controversial bill.
Three months later it is announced that Joe
Dunn is the new executive director of the California Medical
"My concern is these lawmakers are thinking about where
they are going to go next, and they don't desire to do anything while in office
that would offend any potential employer." - Robert Fellmeth, Center for
Public Interest Law
March 3 Senate homeland
security and governmental affairs committee
decides there is no need for an
independent office of public integrity.
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author feels that the falsification of reality outside personal experience has
forged a populace unable to discern
propaganda from reality and that this has been done purposefully by an
international corporate cartel through their agents who wish to foist a corrupt
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international corporate cartels desire to control the human race. The
international corporate cartel already controls the world economic system,
corporate media worldwide, the global industrial military entertainment complex
and is responsible for the collapse of morals, the elevation of self-centered
behavior and the destruction of global ecosystems. Civilization is based on
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American social mores and values have declined precipitously over
the last century as the corrupt international cartel has garnered more and more
power. This power rests in the ability to deceive the populace in general
through corporate media by pressing emotional buttons which have been
preprogrammed into the population through prior corporate media psychological
operations. The results have been the destruction of the family and the
destruction of social structures that do not adhere to the corrupt
international elites vision of a
perfect world. Through distraction and coercion the direction of thought of
the bulk of the population has been directed toward solutions proposed by the
corrupt international elite that further consolidates their power and which
further their purposes.
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