Monthly Archives: September 2015

New Chapter: Recommended “pBDDiA” friendly publications, books, writers, sites, and Dot.orgs…

This Chapter will be a sort of an appendix of all the “stuff” I have come across and saved in the time I’ve been doing my research… this particular post will be to some “Name” magazines that have at least

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This is an article be the guy I was reading the night before 9/11…

…William Greider was the guy and his book was Fortress America which was a really great work on the MIC spending cuts and impacts from that in the Clinton and “post cold war” era… http://commondreams.org/views/2015/09/28/sanders-and-trump-offer-two-roads-out-establishment-politics-which-will-we-follow This is an article about

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For the “Failures of the Modern Two Party Duopoly” Chapter(s)…

A quote from the link and book linked to below: In the pages that follow, we identify two overriding sources of dysfunction. The first is the serious mismatch between the political parties, which have become as vehemently adversarial as parliamentary

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Education chapter links and comments…

http://www.progressive.org/section/public-school-shakedown This is a very good article on CRPE by Sarah Lahm- although this link only lets you read part of the article… http://www.progressive.org/news/2015/05/188152/secret-group-wants-take-over-your-school Her blog is: http://www.brightlightsmallcity.com/ A great article about Ohio’s charter school situation and our “Favorite Son’s”

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Militarization of Police Forces in U.S.- a new chapter…

http://www.allbookstores.com/book/compare/9781502512956 links to a book by David C. Couper titled Arrested Development there is no googlebooks preview. https://theintercept.com/2014/08/14/militarization-u-s-police-dragged-light-horrors-ferguson/ A quote from Greenwald’s article: In June, the ACLU published a crucial 96-page report on this problem, entitled “War Comes Home: The

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Energy Democracy links…

…for the new chapter- these and many other interesting links can be found by googling “Energy Democracy”http://www.centerforsocialinclusion.org/ideas/energy-democracy/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Energy_democracy http://unionsforenergydemocracy.org/ http://unionsforenergydemocracy.org/about/about-the-initiative/ http://www.shareable.net/blog/can-energy-democracy-solve-the-climate-crisis http://www.worldwatch.org/energy-democracy-bringing-power-people

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Some info and links on “Energy Democracy”… Another Chapter, Related to climate Change and much more

https://www.dissentmagazine.org/article/anti-fracking-new-york-global-algeria-poland And googling “Energy Democracy” should get good results…

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What to google, what to google…

reclaiming American democracy gets a lot of kindred types, I think… Notes on “Why Labor Moved Left” Such changes have left radicals inside the unions with little room for critical distance between themselves and union leaders who are struggling for

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A new Labor Movement… as part of the New Pro Democracy movement…

https://www.dissentmagazine.org/article/nelson-lichtenstein-labor-moved-left

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Mined links from long ago and far away…

https://www.adbusters.org/campaigns http://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/03/business/media/perseus-creates-new-service-for-authors-seeking-to-self-publish.html?src=me&ref=general http://www.adbusters.org/campaigns Google our democracy first … it gets lots of stuff, not my old blogsot blog though. http://cdt.org/issue/free-expression http://web.mit.edu/m-i-t/conferences/democracy/session4.html Pre Obamacare listings of contributions from health industries to legislators…http://www.opensecrets.org/lobby/lm_health.php# Uncle Yoge’s obit from Wooster paper http://www.the-daily-record.com/obituaries/2004/03/12/john-skalsky This person

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