* Osama bin Laden, brought to justice. Republicans said it would be rude to go after bin Laden on Pakistani soil, but President Obama did it anyway and SEAL Team 6 killed Osama bin Laden on May 1.
* Moammar Gadhafi, removed from power. The Bush administration signed a peace deal with Gadhafi, despite the Lockerbie bombing. President Obama supported the Libyan people who successfully removed Gadhafi from power, ultimately killing him.
* Iraq war, ended. George W. Bush said the mission was accomplished nearly 8.5 years ago, and in 2007 and 2008, Republicans like John McCain said wanted to stay there a thousand years, it that's what it took. Now we'll be out be end the of 2011. And that's a real mission accomplished.
" The rise of representative democracy involved a difficult and delicately executed trade-off of property security for the richest and historically most powerful actors in exchange for universal suffrage for the unpropertied masses."
Here is a good article, with a good history link to deep dive into the topic if you want (with a video link as well) about the ridiculous notion that Corporations are People:
“I uncovered the practices within a few days,” Egorova- Farines says. “They were not hidden at all.”
“Those activities constitute violations of criminal law,” Koch Industries wrote in a Dec. 8, 2008, letter giving details of its findings. The letter was made public in a civil court ruling in France in September 2010; the document has never before been reported by the media.
There is a littel snapshot of America for you... and they hate us for our freedoms.
"When they come dressed like that, they are not there to protect and defend our constitutional rights to peaceably assemble," Quigley said. "They are there to intimidate. Every demonstration is like a practice-run for state and local police to try out their new equipment and devices. They're all getting the federal anti-terrorist money, so if you go to a peaceful protest in Georgia, or Pittsburgh or New York or other places, you'll likely see the police using that as a pretext for a military-like response."
What would the police on Wall Street do if some protesters showed up armed...
This report is the first full accounting and analysis of this year's voting cutbacks. It details both the bills that have been proposed and the legislation that has been passed since the beginning of 2011."
The Justice Department would have been all over these local and state governments.
These Corporate/Republican Terrorists would be subpoenaed and interrupting day-time television on hearings having to defend their actions to the American people.
Given the rising costs, consumers may be better off without debit cards at all, says Dennis Moroney, senior analyst covering bank cards at TowerGroup consulting firm. “I never understood why people wanted debit cards in the first place,” he says."
It is just taken for granted that the American people will put up with this and adapt to whatever the Banks want us to do.
Here is my plan. Take back all the bail out money, arrest the executives and let the big banks collapse... and guess what, most people in America won't turn to ash!... then set new regulations on new banks so they serve the people of the United States on their daily commerce needs.