We’re familiar with the arguments given to justify cutting money for some in favour of giving more to others. It seems from this article that this is also happening in Iran
To me it seeems very similar to the situation in Turkey, a country of similar size with a population that’s burdened down, having to struggle so much even to stay alive.
Have a look at this article and see what you think yourself.
We’re facing an interesting time ahead: the decisions we didn’t make/others didn’t make on our behalf in the past- will have repercussions galore …
The BigTech scene and our tiny role in their world- we’ll only count for much if we can join up together and make ourselves big enough not to ignore any more …
We hear all this talk about Trump & Wall Street crony influence – but let’s not forget:
Obama had a huge opportunity briefly – but he missed an open goal … and now we have this result …
I admit I’d not really considered this before I came axcross Jane Mayer’s piece here:
It’s edited slightly here:
Worth thinking avbout as we head into 2018- it might get even worse, somwhow if …
Seasonal Greetings! An example of how we can show we care enough about our fragile world
Two articles that are linked with much that’s been posted already. The WWW is not really open to criticism of itself, certainly the Bigboys like Mr Google, Ms Amazon, M. Apple, Snr.Facebook, all these huge world organisations run it mostly to make money for themselves by supposedly giving us all what we desire, using their “Market Forces”.
They are the successful users who cream off the profit while the rest of us are sadddled with debt till we die- like the students I posted about yesterday: In debt till they die and our planet is being trashed to enable this wholesale looting and shortterm profiteeering.
Finally, this little thing made for kids : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9GorqroigqM