Corporatism Archive

How To Make A Microscope And Pursue Science From Home

You can create your own microscope, design and create your own inventions, and even print your own objects from home. Science and development doesn’t have to belong in just the hands of big corporations, and until the SEC’s rules about crowdfunding are validated: you

A Society Beyond The State

“We may have democracy, or we may have wealth concentrated in the hands of a few, but we can’t have both” – U.S. Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis Economic democracy is the only language in which political self-government may even be whispered. We have been falsely

5 Reasons Why World Problems Are Due To How Groups Work

With world problems threatening to spiral out of control, it is easy to blame others for what is going on. It is easy to forget that a lot of the problems found within our society can be attributable not to the personalities of those

The “Growth Is Good” Fallacy

The economic systems of the world today are all built on the concept of continued growth. A Google search on “continued growth and business” will bring up a list of companies, cities and state governments, all extolling the virtues of unlimited growth. Corporations proudly

Capitalism or Corporatism?

The United States is built upon an economic system to which we have applied the label “Capitalism.” We have been conditioned to believe in the virtues of this system, and we often accept this uncritically. We are told that capitalism is far better than

Plastic Is Actually Pretty Scary: BPA-Free Means Nothing

Recently, the health effects of certain plastics, specifically BPA (Bisphenol A), have come to light in the media. BPA is actually one of a group of chemicals known as “endocrine disruptors” or “xenohormones”, which mimic molecules normally used in cell signaling. This means that

Plastic Bottle Warning: Do Not Refill?

Many plastic water bottles and containers have a ‘Do Not Refill’ message printed somewhere on the label. This warning is not there due to the widely spread idea that chemicals from the plastic will leach back into your beverage, but for the sanitary reason

The Automated Surveillance State

With the shocking nature of the PRISM and other ubiquitous surveillance measures which have come to light recently since Edward Snowden’s leaks, it was easy to forget the question of how exactly they were watching us; using which measures and software. The answer to

The Collapse of the American Dream- A video of our times

In this entertaining, and often funny Cartoon, you will find FIAT currency and the hold that the banks have over us explained in one of the most entertaining pieces of informational animation that we have seen. Share widely to anyone who you think would

The Reality of US Wealth Distribution

This is a MUST SEE video, that cuts through the illusion of the “American Dream” as it is perceived in the popular press This video recently went viral, help keep this knowledge cascading around the internet.  Together we make a difference.