Fed up with politics? Be HIP – Hawaii’s Independent Party is Official

By Sydney Sullivan

INDEPENDENT-VOTERS-OBAMACARTOONBravo! The Hawaii Independent Party registered last week and the Office of Elections confirmed they had gathered enough signatures to be a certified political party.  The party is led by former Maui Mayor Charmaine Tavares and Maui real estate agent Michelle del Rosario. This is a trend setting move for the rest of the country to follow.

How many times these last few years have we all bemoaned that the Republicans and Democrats are all the same? That they are a bunch of bank and big business bought and paid for politicians… that get nothing done … that the economy is still failing… that the debt is beyond repair and the buck just keeps passing along??? Well, Hawaii is doing something about it. It’s HIP!!!

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The Armageddon Looting Machine: The Looming Mass Destruction from Derivatives

TruthDig posted the latest Ellen Brown, Web of Debt examination of the financial market.

highrisk-435x235The Armageddon Looting Machine: The Looming Mass Destruction from Derivatives

Five years after the financial collapse precipitated by the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy on September 15, 2008, the risk of another full-blown financial panic is still looming large, despite the Dodd Frank legislation designed to contain it. As noted in a recent Reuters article, the risk has just moved into the shadows: Continue reading

The Greatest Cover-up of All Time – Wall Street and The Treasury Steal the Future

By DEADLY CLEAR
We are Americans first, not Republicans, Democrats, Unions, Government Workers, Corporate Employees, Retirees – WE ARE AMERICANS!  

WE Americans were scammed “big time” by Wall Street greed and elite wannabes.

Whether you are NYPD, Iowa, Detroit, Baltimore, Chicago, Florida, California, NJ, Washington, Maine or Oregon police (just to name a few), a fireman, teacher, government or corporate employee, FBI, CIA, Judge, prosecutor or clerk – your pension and retirement funds (FERS) were put at risk and are likely gone. Wake up. Continue reading

Bloomberg Profiles “The Big Short’s” Michael Burry

“Bloomberg Risk Takers” profiles Michael Burry, the former hedge-fund manager who predicted the housing market’s plunge. He forecast that the bubble would burst as early as 2007, and he acted on his conviction by betting against subprime mortgages. The former head of Scion Capital LLC was profiled in Bloomberg columnist and bestselling author Michael Lewis’ book “The Big Short”.  http://www.bloomberg.com/video/72756316/

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“Ironically, I’m in this book, ‘The Big Short,’ but I’m not a big short. I don’t go out looking for good shorts. I’m spending my time looking for good longs. I shorted mortgages because I had to. Every bit of logic I had led me to this trade and I had to do it. And I had to pull back on equities, because I saw what was coming I thought would affect everything.” Continue reading