As if Tom Perkins’ fearful plea that the richest in the United States weren’t enough hyperbole, now Home Depot co-founder Ken Langone is adding his voice into the Nazi-scare frenzy.
Liz Wahl’s recent resignation from Russia Today (RT), due to the network’s coverage of the Russian invasion of Ukraine territory, was nothing more than a secretive power play by neoconservatives desperate to revive Cold War tensions, according to a new investigation byTruthdig.
Photographic evidence has revealed that a Kentucky utility company has been dumping toxic coal ash wastewater into the Ohio River. Time-lapse photos and satellite images prove that Louisville Gas & Electric Co. has been violating its Clean Water Act permit almost daily for at least the last five years. The lawsuit calls for LG&E to pay $68 million in fines.
Tesla Motors has been making headlines for the past several days because of the legislative actions that are being taken against it in states like New Jersey. The incumbent automotive industry is shaking and scrambling to fight Tesla in every way that it can, save for straightforward innovation. Why? Because Tesla is going after the automotive industry on all fronts: production, distribution, and maintenance.
Countries in the European Union are working on implementing a financial transaction tax that would charge a fraction of a cent for every stock trade. Here in the United States, the push for a financial transaction tax has been met with harsh opposition, but the benefits far outweigh the cost. Ring of Fire’s Mike Papantonio speaks with Taylor Lincoln from Public Citizen about how this would work.
Ring of Fire’s Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder discuss Minnesota State Rep. Pat Garofalo’s incredibly racist tweet about the NBA.