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I Am Tired Of Corporate Greed Running And Ruining Our Country

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    37 lies Americans tell themselves to avoid

    confronting reality by Mike Adams, the Health Ranger, NaturalNews Editor (NaturalNews) Have you noticed the incredible detachment from reality exhibited by the masses these days? The continued operation of modern society, it seems, depends on people making sure they don't...
    Hiddenheart101 Hiddenheart101 56-60, F 2 Responses Sep 9

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    So tired. I see things

    that be wrong. And wonder why others dont. Then get a motel room. And see commercials. And noticed the virus. The creator of republican greed. Not all republicans were bad. But republican got redefined. Its now get wealthy plus tax breaks. Then try to...
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 3 Responses Aug 14

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    It’s no secret that the economy is messed up. For starters, income and wealth inequality have been growing steadily since the 1970’s. And with a globalized economy, the owners of the means of production can move those means of production to countries with lower wages. This...
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    EvesHarvest EvesHarvest 51-55, F 4 Responses Oct 30, 2011

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    Am surprised this group lives.

    And glad. And proud. Bordering on happy.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M Aug 14

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    Corporate Greed

    Let me start with a quote from Elizabeth Warren:"There is nobody in this country who got rich on his own. Nobody. You built a factory out there -- good for you. "But I want to be clear. You moved your goods to market on the roads the rest of us paid for. You hired workers the...
    OldRacer OldRacer 66-70, M 3 Responses Aug 23, 2013

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    Elizabeth Warren: The Woman Who Knew Too Much

    THIS IS A MUST READ! People like Elizabeth Warren are really the only hope we have left. She was put through the gauntlet for simply doing her job very well. She is running for senate in Mass, and she needs our support. Elizabeth Warren: The Woman Who Knew Too Much By...
    PHOTMAMA PHOTMAMA 26-30, F 9 Responses Oct 14, 2011

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    Mcdonald’s Worker Arrested After Telling Company President She Can’t Afford Shoes

    A woman who has been employed by the McDonald’s Corporation for over 10 years says she was arrested last week after she confronted the company president at a meeting and told him she couldn’t afford to buy shoes or food for her children. Nancy Salgado, 26, told The Real...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 2 Responses Oct 9, 2013

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    The Death Of The Twinkie: No, It Wasn't The Unions, Folks. . .

    Not mentioned above: While the company was filing for bankruptcy, the Hostess executives received salary increase of $ 7.6 million.
    EvesHarvest EvesHarvest 51-55, F 20 Responses Nov 18, 2012

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    Sorry It Is To Late

    they have gotten this country so screwed places have no choice but to bring those out side in as even MC d can not find help that want to work and not sit and get paid for nothing thank you NAFTA
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M 1 Response Aug 13, 2013

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    11 A courageous young mother Whose life was no

    walk in the park Working so so hard so her kids don't suffer She's my definition of a role model No older brothers or sisters No mama or papa Dreaming of leaving the gutter A beauty queen externally n internally Ageing quick working legally God bless her Life's a test not a...
    shabazz213 shabazz213 31-35, M Apr 16

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    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 1 Response Jun 28, 2013

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    Money talks and views vote Greed gets the power

    and it's not working out obviously
    rachelle1972 rachelle1972 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 30

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    War, What Is It Good For?

    I was watching "Born on the 4th of July" today. This movie is based on the true story of Ron Kovic, played by Tom Cruise. Paralyzed in the Vietnam war, he becomes an anti-war and pro-human rights political activist after feeling betrayed by the country he fought for. During the...
    Amantcul Amantcul 51-55, M 2 Responses Dec 9, 2012

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    Sad Reality: In America, Even Full-Time Minimum Wage Workers Live In Poverty

    GREED IN AMERICAIf you hold a minimum wage job in America, you will simply never be able to advance to a higher economic level, even if you’re working full-time. That’s what The Guardian stated earlier today, along with the grim proclamation that “the federal minimum wage...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F 1 Response Aug 22, 2013

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    I believe my mortgage was acquired fraudulently,

    does that help me get a modification?
    Misshimmary Misshimmary 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 13

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    Big Money Buys Us Elections And Elected Officials

    The Center for Responsive Politics has recorded 402 revolvers in the Obama administration alone and hundreds serving in Congress and different agencies. American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) is a shadow congress with over 2000 corporate members drafting business...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 18, 2012

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    Petition In Support Of Overturning Citizen's United Ruling

    Bernie Sanders is proposing a constitutional amendment aimed at overturning the Citizen's United ruling that gave corporations, both foreign and domestic, complete carte blanche in funding our elections. It suggests (gasp!) that corporations are not people! It goes even further...
    EvesHarvest EvesHarvest 51-55, F 4 Responses Dec 10, 2011

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    Modern capitalism isn't working.

    The greed has become too ingrained. But the alternatives have un appealing aspects.
    Mstroig Mstroig 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 9

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    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F Aug 22, 2013

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    Corporate Greed

    We think of corporate greed as the banks and Wall St. gambling away our college funds and retirement savings in 2009. We think of it in terms of the corporate lobbyists who collectively stuff billions into the pockets of our elected officials to bribe them to represent THEIR...
    musicbook musicbook 56-60, M 7 Responses Jul 24, 2013

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    Today, the Supreme Court did it again.

    They reinforced the image of corporations with inalienable constitutional rights. Corporations (at least the closely held ones) now have had their religious freedoms recognized and endorsed. I'm talking about Hobby Lobby, the retail craft and hobby retailer, who objected to...
    icDavey icDavey 56-60, M 2 Responses Jun 30

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    And the world... Seriously all they care about

    is where they can get their next pay check from. The next thing they can exploit in order to achieve a steady flow of cash to pay their stockholders and just better their pockets. They don't get much regulations and seem to be exempt from the rules of the common folk. I had a...
    4NeonFun 4NeonFun 16-17, F 6 Responses Aug 10

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    Travel Agent Obliteration

    Me & my travel agent colleagues were bit by the corporate greed bug starting back in 1995. After many many years of receiving 10% commission on all airline tickets sold we were just suddenly notified that our commissions would be reduced by all the airlines. Starting in 1995 and...
    star2092 star2092 51-55, F 1 Response Oct 13, 2011

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    Hate To Say I Told You So, .... But

    "The end of democracy and the defeat of the American Revolution will occur when government falls into the hands of the lending institutions and the moneyed incorporations." Thomas Jefferson, 1816.
    AngryWhiteMan AngryWhiteMan 51-55, M 3 Responses Jun 4, 2012

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    Jeff Immelt As Chair Of The Jobs Council: Talk About The Fox Watching The Hen House!

    Forgive my cutting and pasting a letter from MoveOn.org, but this does a good job of laying out why GE CEO Jim Immelt shouldn't be head of the Jobs Council:  It's crazy, but the New York Times reported that while GE made over $14.2 billion in profits last year, they didn't pay...
    EvesHarvest EvesHarvest 51-55, F 14 Responses Mar 30, 2011

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    Lets face it. These bums in Washington are

    caught up in American Greed. They no longer care about you and I. They only care about those people / corporations that line their pockets. Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan once said" I could write effective campaign finance legislation in 45 minutes. However I couldn't find...
    horsess horsess 66-70, M 3 Responses Sep 8

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    Corporate Greed: UPS To Drop 15,000 Non-union Employee’s Spouses From Insurance Plan

      Boycott UPS and McDonalds!  UPS and McDonald’s may not have much in common, but in the last couple of days they have certainly found common ground in hating the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Well, they love to call it “Obamacare” like most of the Republicans. UPS came...
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F Aug 22, 2013

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    I work for a corporation,

    I know how they cuddle up to people just to get their money. People say they run America. I disagree. They run the government but they don't run America. We are what makes America.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M a week ago

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    Fast Food Workers - McWages

    McResources "Help" Line
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F Oct 24, 2013

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    You Cannot Eat The Whole Food Supply, Throw It Up And Distribute It As Food

    Sorry about the crude analogy, but that is pretty much how Corporate America works. With the Governments help, they dominate all economic opportunities, and then provide us with mediocre jobs and low wages. And yet the Republicans are still supporting these rich and powerful...
    ratburn ratburn 18-21 1 Response Oct 26, 2012

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    Here is one example: Student loans.

    When someone takes out a loan for college it must be repaid. It cannot be refinanced at a lower interest rate (thanks to Senate Republicans) nor can it be changed or discharged in bankruptcy. Much of the time those are mortgage sized loans that must be paid beginning six...
    CrazyWaterSpring CrazyWaterSpring 51-55, M 2 Responses Jun 17

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    EvesHarvest EvesHarvest 51-55, F 2 Responses Jun 20, 2012

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    New Study Compares Traders With Psychopaths For Antisocial Behavior. . .

    And the traders came out looking worse.http://www.forbes.com/sites/chrisbarth/2011/09/26/new-study-old-news-stock-traders-are-psychopaths/
    EvesHarvest EvesHarvest 51-55, F 11 Responses Sep 28, 2011

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    Naomi Wolf The End of America revisited New

    Hampshire Liberty Forum 2014
    Hiddenheart101 Hiddenheart101 56-60, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    The Control of power is what is

    and what continues to be. The "elite" Cabal of global control through Central Banking Gangsters aren't bothered by keeping their global manipulation a secret anymore. No need, as we have willingly allowed them turn our democracies into Police States in the name of protection...
    Gracie4u Gracie4u 46-50, T 3 Responses Sep 9

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    Wake Up And Take A Look.......

     Why is it easier to believe that 150,000,000 Americans are being lazy rather than 400 americans are being greedy!
    SpiceZ SpiceZ 56-60, F Jul 6, 2013

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    "occupy"

    I believe that there is justifiable anger at what's occurred in the United States of America in terms of stagnate wages, decreased upward mobility, wealth accumulation, Wall Street deregulation, mortgage shadiness, and a tax code that benefits the very wealthy & large banks...
    purpleparrot purpleparrot 41-45, F 1 Response May 17, 2012

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    A Canadian'S Version Of David Letterman'S Top 10

    This is what other countries think of us, in this case Canada .Do we look like idiots or what?A Canadian's Version of David Letterman's Top 10 10) Only in America...could politicians talk about the greed of the rich at a $35,000.00 a plate campaign fund-raising event. 9) Only...
    DanCan1 DanCan1 56-60, M 1 Response May 29, 2013

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    The U.S. Gov't Is Obligated To Work For We The People First And Foremost

    Because The U.S. Govt Is A Monopoly Of Our Currency And They Regulate Our Free Markets, They Alone Control Our Economy, Not Wall Street, Select Financial Institutions Or Corporations!! The U.S. Gov't is CONSTITUTIONALLY obligated to work for We The People, but they truly believe...
    tmajor tmajor 41-45, M 4 Responses May 18, 2011

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