New articles in Corporatism: fostering distrust of government and regulation

Matt Taibbi on why Obama is keeping 11,000 documents sealed. “The only thing that is clear is that there’s something odd going on, with the Obama administration asserting privilege over a volume of papers so large, it would make Nixon blush.” read

New articles in Corporatism: fostering distrust of government and regulation

Treaury Dept. (finally) cracks down on tax inversions. read

Watch Sen. Warren devastate Leonard Chanin (7 min.). watch

Nevada has 1000 secret firms. read

Jay Symololous: Obama on Panama Papers. “Totally contrary to the public statements by Obama, the U.S. has now become one of the only countries in the world where financial advisors actually promote that U.S.-based trust accounts will remain secret from international authorities read

New articles in Corporatism: fostering distrust of government and regulation

Mike Lofgren int. by Leslie Thatcher on book The Deep State. “…a hybrid association of elements of government and parts of top-level finance and industry effectively able to govern the US without reference to the consent of the governed. Its nodes are the national security agencies of government, Treasury, the FISA [Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act] court (whose dealings are so mysterious not even most members of Congress know what the court is doing).” read