The invasive nature of Bank of America's and Capital One's terms and conditions are another example of how corporations have run amok in America, with very little to stop them. But they're also symptoms of a larger problem: fascism in the 21st century.
When media conglomerates merge, they do not provide better service or better democracy.
I do not know if we can build a better society. I do not even know if we will survive as a species. But I know these corporate forces have us by the throat. And they have my children by the throat. I do not fight fascists because I will...
The corporations represented by the World Economic Forum are the agents principally responsible for destroying the planet, ravaging livelihoods, and literally starving people.
Why wasn’t more done to prevent this chemical spill? “We are so desperate for jobs in West Virginia we don’t want to do anything that pushes industry out.”
The examples of critical or game-changing information – well beyond your fingertips –are legion. So let’s not wax ecstatic over the information explosion without paying more attention to the information implosion into the special interest caves of dark secrecy.