Food Stamp Corporate Welfare

Millions of Americans are angry because food stamp recipients can use their benefits to buy junk food but don't realize that they are able to do so because corporate America wouldn't have it any other way.

Coca Cola, Kroger, Walmart, Kelloggs and other corporations have all lobbied the United States Department of Agriculture and congress to prevent any measures being put in place that would restrict SNAP use to healthy food choices. It isn't difficult to understand why this is the case. They want to make as much money as possible and won't abide anything that impedes their ability to keep turning huge profits.
via Freedom Rider: Food Stamp Corporate Welfare Black Agenda Report.

Simple Reform Could Save America from Wall Street

A Simple Reform Could Save America From Wall Street and Boost the Economy: What's Washington Waiting For?

"We're talking about a financial transaction tax (FTT) — a tiny tax of, say, less than half a percent: maybe 3 cents per $100 — on Wall Street trading. It's simple, more than fair, widely supported by the public, and long overdue."

Benjamin Franklin Called Traitor for Informing People About Actions of Gov’t

via Like Edward Snowden, Benjamin Franklin Was Called a Traitor For Informing the People About the Actions of its Government.

"In 1773, Benjamin Franklin leaked confidential information by releasing letters written by then Lt. Governor of Massachusetts Thomas Hutchinson and his secretary Andrew Oliver to Thomas Whatley, an assistant to the British prime minister."

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