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Thursday History Lessons

Posted in 1 by activecitizen54 on November 12, 2009

Thursday History Lessons

On to current events:

It’s a sad world where these kinds of actions are endorsed, endorsable and sensationalized.  There can be no doubt of this being a hate crime against persons of Arabic descent and Gays from the claim of the weekend warrior himself.

For a brief tour of the madaboutboys.com photos the link is here:

http://madabouttheboys.blogspot.com/2008/10/jasen-bruce.html

We all bid a not so fond farewell to Lou Dobbs who has resigned from CNN (thankfully) after coming under fire for his ignorant, racist, bigoted right-wing positions aired by CNN.  It’s a long time coming but thankfully Mr Dobbs will probably appear on Fox which is much more appropriate for his National Enquirer style of bigoted commentary.

As if we needed any more of a demonstration of Catholic Hate and the hate-mongering from the Cults of Jesus…

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/11/11/AR2009111116943.html?hpid=topnews

The Catholic Church working politics on this level is valid grounds to build momentum into the Tax the Church movement.

From the Huffington Post another piece of the Rape of America falls into place with commentary from Charles Gasparino.

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/charles-gasparino/robert-rubin-the-man-at-t_b_353571.html

Glass-Steagall Act of 1933 established the FDIC and included banking reforms that were intended to prevent speculation (investment banking separation) by financial institutions but was struck down by Depository Institutions Deregulation and Monetary Control Act of 1980.  Provisions that prevented Bank Holding Companies from owning other financial companies were repealed 11/12/99 by the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act that opened the door for the current depression.

http://www.creditwritedowns.com/2009/02/was-repealing-glass-steagall-the-cause-for-the-present-depression.html

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