'Right to Know' defeated in Washington state, but will be back on ballot in 2016, say proponents. Opposition to 'Right to Know' funded by biotech companies, including Monsanto and DuPont Pioneer, and members of Grocery Manufacturers Assoc...
Florida Center for Investigative Reporting: A new report criticizes Florida's public-private economic development in several states, including Florida.
Directory of TED talks, and a recommendation.
A new documentary film lays out the shocking facts of Inequality in the USA and how we can reverse the trend -- once again. You will want to see this film, so ask local theaters to get this film as soon as possible!
Nick Hanauer, a multimillionaire venture capitalist who helped fund internet start-ups and giants like Amazon.com, gave a TED talk recently that was deemed "too political" to be released. The talk was about income inequality and the myth that the rich are the job creators. After public criticism it's now up on YouTube. Click through to see the video here.
Mr. Donald Gilliland, a Florida Today's Community Columnist, wrote on February 2, 2012 that the wealthy are the ones who pay most of the federal income taxes. It's unclear exactly how he arrived at that conclusion because when I checked his sources, I came up with something completely different. By Ollie George.
"Alternative to the Chamber of Commerce, which is increasingly anti-citizen, pro-corporate control."
President Obama gave a superb State of the Union speech to the nation on January 26, 2012. Read full text here.