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Why Elections Never Solve Our Problems

April 18th, 2015 By James Corbett

The overall sentiment... will be appreciated by many of the readers of this column. The idea that these abuses are endemic to government itself, however, and not just examples of the abuses of tyrannical governments...well, that's a harder pill to swallow.

Last week we covered the false dialectic between nationalism and regionalism that is leading us inevitably toward a globalist nightmare. Globalism is exposed at last as nothing more than an extension of the nationalist urge; the desire to consolidate political and economic power in the hands of an elite few. It operates on the same principles and resorts to the same justifications for its existence. Both ideologies believe in organizing society under the purview of a centralized authoritarian system to which individuals must sacrifice their natural rights for the promised benefits of collective government. Both claim their authority comes from a "consent of the governed" and represents the "will of the people." Both make up their own arbitrary rules about how that consent is gauged or how people can shuffle the deck of figurehead representatives in that governmental structure. They only really differ on the jurisdictional boundaries of their presumed authority.
    
To fundamentally change the system, we have to question some of the core beliefs that has led us down this road. And none of these core beliefs is more fundamental than the belief in government.
    
Our entire lives we have been taught to believe that society without government is impossible. As in the conversation above (or the Pierre-Joseph Proudhon quotation that it's based on), many people can't even comprehend the idea that someone can be against both Cand...

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How Cash Is Being Outlawed

April 15th, 2015
By James Corbett

As various sites pointed out with regard to the Louisiana story, the government moving to ban cash is a further encroachment on property rights and due process. It is also a move that disproportionately hurts the poor...

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Defeating the Globalists

April 11th, 2015
By James Corbett

If the globalists want to undermine the nation-state through regional government, then we must work against them by preserving the nation-state and fostering national pride in the population.

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Greece Demands German Reparations For WWII as Grexit Nears

April 8th, 2015
By James Corbett

You know things are bad when even the progressives and socialists who voted you into power are calling you out for capitulating to the banksters.

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Welcome to the North American Union

April 4th, 2015
By James Corbett

The deeper truth is that none of these agreements, pacts, spontaneously arose out of the ether. They are the end result of decades of plans for a merger of national governments into regional entities that themselves will be subsumed behind the scenes by trade pacts, treaties and agreements...

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Why We Need to Stop Jeb 2016

April 1st, 2015
By James Corbett

Not only is Jeb a Bohemian Grove member, just like his father and brother, and not only is he a committed CFR-supporting globalist, as discussed above, but his administration is guaranteed to be a virtual carbon copy of his brother's.

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How Manipulation Rules the Markets

March 28th, 2015
By James Corbett

What many who are living through this age of jobless recovery know all too well is that these markets are hopelessly manipulated, and that the trading taking place in these markets is subject to the same parlor tricks that define the GDP numbers...

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What You Need to Know About The New Development Bank of China

March 24th, 2015
By James Corbett

China is a rising power. The US is in decline. Washington-led organizations like the IMF are no longer reflective of the true economic balance of power in the world, and thus the US is concerned about the rise of counter-institutions like the BRICS, the AIIB...

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How to Stop Hillary 2016

March 20th, 2015
By James Corbett

 Sadly, the Clinton's political record offers no divergence from the bloodthirsty quest for power that such a body count would suggest. Needless to say, both Bill and Hillary are admitted globalists, committed to "Poppie" Bush's vision of the New World Order.

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Big Oil Is Doing Just Fine

March 18th, 2015
By James Corbett

...for those who might have been celebrating the prospect of the oil price plunge taking down a few of the big boys, don't put on your party hats yet. Shell, BP and Total are still going to take a hit from lower prices, but they're likely to beat earnings expectations because of their trading desks.

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