KevinZeese

Author's details

Name: Kevin Zeese
Date registered: December 12, 2012
URL: http://www.ItsOurEconomy.US

Biography

Kevin Zeese, co-director of Its Our Economy, is an attorney who has been a political activist since graduating from George Washington Law School in 1980. He works on peace, economic justice, criminal law reform and reviving American democracy. His twitter is @KBZeese. He advocates for democratizing the economy as co-director of It’s Our Economy and works to oppose to war and shrink the military budget through Come Home America. Zeese co-hosts, Clearing the FOG radio which airs on We Act Radio, 1480 AM. Zeese serves on the steering committees of the Bradley Manning Support Network which advocates for alleged whistle-blower, Bradley Manning, and October2011.org which organized thee Occupation of Washingon, DC on Freedom Plaza and seeks to end corporatism and militarism.

Latest posts

  1. Escalating Anti-Russia Propaganda, Worker Perks Hard To Imagine & Racial Injustice — April 18, 2014
  2. Ukraine Fire Growing, Carter No KXL and Ukraine Through the Looking Glass — April 17, 2014
  3. Ukraine Coup Government’s Challenges, MSNBC Hiding The News, Divide Grows & Putin Trap? — April 16, 2014
  4. US Plutocratic Oligarchy, What $15 Minimum Wage Would Look Like & Mainstreaming Torture — April 15, 2014
  5. Closer to War?, We can save the planet, Growth killing us & Media criticism needed — April 14, 2014

Author's posts listings

Apr 18

Escalating Anti-Russia Propaganda, Worker Perks Hard To Imagine & Racial Injustice

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ESCALATING THE PROPAGANDA    John Kerry is all over the corporate media this morning  denouncing the leaflets handed out in the Ukrainian city of Donetsk  stating that Jews are required to register and officially identify themselves as Jewish or face deportation.  Israeli news has revealed that these fliers are fake, but what a great way …

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Apr 17

Ukraine Fire Growing, Carter No KXL and Ukraine Through the Looking Glass

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UKRAINE:  CAN THE FIRE BE PUT OUT? “In reality large chunks of the east of the country are now in open revolt,” reports The Guardian of events in Ukraine.  “3 dead, 13 injured as anti-govt protesters rally near Ukrainian military base,” headlines Russia Today.  Ukrainian protesters on the scene claim they came unarmed to a Ukrainian military base to request …

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Apr 16

Ukraine Coup Government’s Challenges, MSNBC Hiding The News, Divide Grows & Putin Trap?

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A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO OVERTHROWING THE REVOLT The headline screams from al Jazeera, “Ukraine’s rebel crackdown begins, as Russia warns of civil war.”  The Hill agrees, headlining, “WH backs Ukraine crackdown.” Is it a coincidence that, days after a visit to Kiev by our torture-loving CIA director John Brennan, the coup government in Ukraine …

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Apr 15

US Plutocratic Oligarchy, What $15 Minimum Wage Would Look Like & Mainstreaming Torture

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CONSIDERING OUR PLUTOCRATIC OLIGARCHY “A study, to appear in the Fall 2014 issue of the academic journal  Perspectives on Politics, finds that the U.S. is no democracy, but instead an oligarchy, meaning profoundly corrupt,” begins a piece by Eric Zuesse this morning.  What makes this confusing to so many is our controlled mainstream press insisting that we …

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Apr 14

Closer to War?, We can save the planet, Growth killing us & Media criticism needed

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MOVING CLOSER TO WAR? This morning the coup government in Kiev has threatened to use force to stop pro-Russian Ukrainians from holding government buildings in ten cities in Eastern Ukraine demanding a local referendum giving citizens an opportunity to join Russia, as did Crimea.   “Ukraine tries to clear pro-Russian rebels, deaths reported,” runs a headline …

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Apr 09

Banksters Not Accountable & US in Rapid Decline

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ADVENTURES IN BANKSTERLAND “A trial attorney from the Securities and Exchange Commission [James Kidney] said his bosses were too “tentative and fearful” to bring many Wall Street leaders to heel after the 2008 credit crisis, echoing the regulator’s outside critics,” begins a piece at Bloomberg this morning.   When even Bloomberg admits that Wall Street banksters are above …

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Apr 04

Criminalization of the Poor, Causing Unrest in Cuba & ACA Conscientious Objector

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THE CRIMINALIZATION OF THE POOR    The UN Human Rights Committee has harshly condemned the U.S. for its treatment of the homeless, calling it “cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment” that violates international human rights treaty obligations.”   Here in the “Land of the Free”, the homeless are routinely fined for sleeping, sitting, or standing too …

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Apr 03

Punishing Russia is Punishing Ourselves & Plutocracy Deepens in US

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PUNISHING RUSSIA:  OR HOW TO SHOOT YOURSELF IN THE FOOT British news reports this morning “Iran, Russia working to seal $20 billion oil-for-goods deal: sources.”  The more the USA tries to punish Russia, the more Russia goes elsewhere for trade.  This time, to a sworn enemy of the Empire.  Details of this deal are not known, …

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Apr 02

Corporate Accountability, Not Even Minimum Wage & Koreans Want Peace Treaty

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WHERE IS THE CORPORATE ACCOUNTABILITY?   Michael Moore is recommending the death penalty for General Motors executives.  We oppose the death penalty at LUV News, but do like to point out the hypocrisy when transnational corporations kill millions of their own consumers and hundreds of thousands of their own workers annually from known unsafe products and known unsafe …

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Mar 30

Waves of Nationwide Actions Planned at Key Historic Moment

Worldwide #WaveOfAction and Global Climate Convergence build popular movement as multiple crises escalate. By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, AlterNet  “Every wave on the ocean that has ever risen up and refused to lay back down has been dashed on the shore, but it is the very purpose of a wave to rise up, because once it …

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