Keith and Matt Taibbi, “Countdown” contributor and editor at Rolling Stone, discuss his recent op-ed for the magazine that outlined his proposed list of demands for the Occupy Wall Street protesters. http://current.com/shows/countdown/
1. Break up the monopolies
2. Pay for your own bailouts.
3. No money for private lobbying
4. Tax hedge-fund gambers
5. Change the way bankers get paid.
Matt Taibbi & Bill Maher Great Clip
“Goldman Sachs the worlds most powerful investment bank is a great vampire squid wrapped around the face of humanity relentlessly jamming its blood funnel into anything that smells like money!”
I hope my friend MC Yogi does a 2012 version of Vote for Hope. Until then this Vote for Hope Video is EXCELLENT! I first heard the song and met MC Yogi at the Democratic National Convention in Denver, Colorado. I was there at the invitation of the Convention to premiere “Y Yoga Movie” August 2008. Seems like a lifetime ago. This past week i have felt glimmers of the Obama I loved and supported… Maybe change is back on the table… Time for us to REMEMBER CHANGE & MAKE IT HAPPEN!
Please share your thoughts, comments and feelings here regarding your hopes, dreams and inspirations for change we can believe in! Time to begin the conversation and take advantage of a Guttenburg press moment as an “agent of change” (Eisenstein)
Full Disclosure of Our Representives
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