MFlowers

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Date registered: December 12, 2012

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  1. Crowdsourcing Our Way Out of the Crisis of Democracy — July 14, 2014
  2. New Initiatives to Really Address the Climate Crisis — July 5, 2014
  3. Creating a Cooperative Economy — July 4, 2014
  4. Enough Abuse! Mobilizing For Real Democracy in the US — July 2, 2014
  5. What The EFM Is Going On In Michigan? — June 27, 2014

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Jul 14

Crowdsourcing Our Way Out of the Crisis of Democracy

Repeatedly the people of the United States are shown how anti-democratic the government really is. By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers Originally published in Alternet More Americans are fed up with the phony democracy that exists in the United States. Across the nation people are engaged in democracy rebellions as many re-examine the nation’s roots, …

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Jul 05

New Initiatives to Really Address the Climate Crisis

We speak with Courtney White, author of “Grass, Soil, Hope” who has traveled the world and experimented on his own ranch to find ways to sequester carbon that are sustainable and also solve other problems related to the climate crisis, water management and food security. Though the evidence for these solutions is very strong, they …

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Jul 04

Creating a Cooperative Economy

As the failings of the capitalist economy become more evident, people recognize that there are alternatives. The cooperative economy though largely hidden is growing and is outperforming the capitalist economy when it comes to job and economic stability. The cooperative economy places capital in service of jobs instead of the other way around. To discuss …

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Jul 02

Enough Abuse! Mobilizing For Real Democracy in the US

Whether it’s a secret trade agreement, Detroit’s water woes, or action in Iraq, democracy has taken several hits in this country. By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers Originally published in Alternet Each week, the American people are confronted with new abusive anti-democratic actions by the corporate-run government. The underlying cause is the rule of money …

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Jun 27

What The EFM Is Going On In Michigan?

We take a look at the disturbing trends in Michigan. Emergency Financial Managers are being appointed by the governor to run cities and school boards, particularly in black majority communities, in a dictatorial fashion. As our guest Tom Stephens writes,”The Emergency Financial Manager regime imposed on Detroit is ‘an entirely new and unprecedented form of …

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Jun 26

Courage: Showing Solidarity With Whistleblowers and Defending Our Right to Know

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers Originally published in TruthOut This interview with Sarah Harrison of the Courage Foundation is based on a radio interview conducted by Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese on Clearing The FOG, originally heard on We Act Radio, 1480 AM in Washington, DC, and also available by podcast. Sarah Harrison is a British …

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Jun 23

Activists Quickly Organize to Oppose More War in Iraq

The American public is sick and tired of war — and the movement to end it is growing. By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers Originally published in Alternet In the last week, there has been a rapid march toward military action in Iraq despite widespread opposition to more war among the US population for a …

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Jun 20

Rising People-Powered Movement Of Movements Is Transforming The World

By Margaret Flowers Originally published in Kosmos Journal On a snowy weekend in January, activists for social, economic and environmental justice from across the United States gathered in a Chicago union hall to plan a Global Climate Convergence: ten days of action from Earth Day to May Day. Many of these activists had never focused …

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Jun 18

Trans-Atlantic Trade Agreement to Drive More Fracking in US

A sister trade agreement to the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is being negotiated in secret with the European Union. It’s called the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership but is known as TAFTA. Last month, a leaked memo showed that negotiators are pushing for the US to produce more oil and gas through extreme measures such as …

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Jun 15

Hawks Push For Iraq War, The Rule Of Law Prevents It

By Kevin Zeese Originally published in PopularResistance.org Obama Does Not Have the Authority to go to War Without Congressional Authorization The same people who got the US into the mistaken Iraq War are now urging President Obama to use military force in Iraq again. Republican hawks are using the violence in Iraq as a political …

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