Banks Create Money Out of Thin Air, Not Out of Pre-Existing Deposits or Reserves

The battle to reform the American banking system needs to include reimposing the barrier between investment banking and depository banking (Glass-Steagall), pay incentives based on what is best for Americans and not just the top executives, the end of too big to fail, and other changes which are frequently discussed by financial writers. These are vital issues. Continue reading

Video: Galloway Speaks From Gaza

(PressTV) – At approximately 1820GMT on July 15 2009, the Viva Palestina US Convoy finally crossed into Gaza from the Rafah Crossing in Egypt. Headed up by the British Member of Parliament, George Galloway as well as former Congresswoman Cynthia Mckinney, the convoy was due to bring over US$1million of AID and humanitarian assistance into the besieged Gaza Strip. Due to problems created by the Mobarak Regime in Egypt they were finally only able to cross with half of that amount of aid. Continue reading

Video: Michele Backmann on the 2010 Census/Internment Camps

Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann has been a tad concerned about responding to the 2010 Census. “If we look at American history, between 1942 and 1947, the data that was collected by the Census Bureau was handed over to the FBI and other organizations at the request of President Roosevelt, and that’s how the Japanese were rounded up and put into the internment camps,” she told Fox News last month. Continue reading

How Cynthia McKinney honored America on the 4th of July from an Israel Jail

Former Congresswoman Cynthia McKinney returned home today after 6 days being held by the government of Israel while attempting with 21 colleagues to deliver humanitarian aid to Gaza on the vessel, the Spirit of Humanity. Continue reading

US remains silent over McKinney arrest by Israel

Nearly a day after the detention of former US lawmaker Cynthia McKinney by Israeli forces, Washington has yet to make a reaction. Continue reading

Israel Kidnaps Cynthia McKinney, Human Rights Workers

Today Israeli Occupation Forces attacked and boarded the Free Gaza Movement boat, the SPIRIT OF HUMANITY, abducting 21 human rights workers from 11 countries, including Noble laureate Mairead Maguire and former U.S. Congresswoman Cynthia McKinney. The passengers and crew are being forcibly dragged toward Israel. Continue reading

Congresswoman Introduces Bill To Ban Global Currency

In the wake of discussions of and hints at a move toward a new global currency, a Republican Congresswoman has introduced a resolution in the House “that would bar the dollar from being replaced by any foreign currency.” Continue reading

Video: CSPAN – They Want ‘Mama’ to Make it All Better – Rep. Marcy Kaptur

“While the banks get to run home to ‘Mama,’ and they are crying, we really have to ask ourselves what has ‘Mama’ given us here? What does it say about our values when we pump 100’s of billions of dollars into preserving wall streets bad boys, while ignoring the plight of the American people? Across main streets from coast to coast, people are losing their homes, but are Mr. Paulson or Mr. Bernanke giving them any bet on the upside? They’re not even helping them on the downside all their giving them is a bill for wall streets excesses.”

“I feel sorry for this country. Wheres the federal reserve? Wake up America, wake up America!”

September 17, 2008 C-SPAN Continue reading