Information Clearing House
-Consider this mind-twisting equation from a well-researched article in the current issue of “Vanity Fair” magazine: Private federal contractors now “absorb the taxes paid by everyone in America with incomes under $100,000.”
Viewed a bit differently, “more than 90 percent of all taxpayers might as well remit everything they owe directly … to some contractor rather than to the IRS.”-
Coprorate Crime reporter
-“There isn’t a politically correct way to put it, but this is what needs to be said: 9/11 was a personal tragedy for thousands of families and a national tragedy for all of America, but it was very, very good for SAIC,” Barlett and Steele write. “In the aftermath of the attacks, the Bush administration launched its Global War on Terror, whose chief consequence has been to channel money by the tens of billions into companies promising they could do something anything to help. SAIC was ready.” –
The Daily Mirror via Lenin’s Tomb
-THREE million council house tenants face losing the right to stay in their homes for life.
A Government report out tomorrow is expected to say the current system of social housing is out of date. And it looks likely to pave the way for major reforms including time limits on how long someone can remain in their council home.-
Government has become a racket for scamming the people and handing the tax revenue to their corporate buddies. Discuss.