Monthly Archives: November 2017

Where Do We Go From Here? MLK50 Symposium

Really looking forward to this: Where Do We Go From Here? MLK50 Symposium A Symposium and Luncheon hosted by the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law and the National Civil Rights Museum Featured Keynote Speaker: The Honorable … Continue reading →

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“Durenberger, Prince, Vetvick: Ranked voting passed its test with flying colors”

Oped in Twin Cities Pioneer Press. … Continue reading →

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Global War on Cash and The Blockchain: A One-Two Punch for Complete Control

“Cold hard cash”.  Paper currencies and coinage have been around for centuries.  So why is there a “war” against cash, all of a sudden?  Sure, governments and the central and private banks which control them can claim that this war is meant to prevent crimes and illicit activities, but are there deeper, longer term reasons involved?  Especially considering what “money” is and how it has the capacity to so uniquely dictate human energy?  Could the aim toward complete digitization of cash involve the wanting of complete control over each individual’s economic affairs, and thereby, every person’s ultimate existence?
And how do Bitcoin, other cryptocurrencies and the blockchain in general fit into all of this?  Are, say, the simultaneous push for killing cash and introducing cryptocurrency trading via mobile phones in India purely coincidental?
In this latest episode of Money and Fear, a consideration of the War on Cash will accompany a wider

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“Senate GOP campaign arm stole donor data from House Republican”

Politico: Staffers for Senate Republicans’ campaign arm seized information on more than 200,000 donors from the House GOP campaign committee over several months this year by breaking into its computer system, three sources with knowledge of the breach told POLITICO. … Continue reading →

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Grijalva asks to end confidentiality of workplace misconduct settlement

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Dem lawmaker: Pelosi harassment response set women back 'decades'

Her defense of John Conyers as ‘an icon’ squandered the party’s moral authority, Rep. Kathleen Rice says.

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Conyers accuser says he ‘covered the whole thing up’

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“Santa Fe ordered to implement ranked choice voting”

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Update on DNC v. RNC Consent Decree: “Judge allows DNC to depose Spicer on election night activities”

Politico: A federal judge said Wednesday that he’ll allow the Democratic National Committee to depose Sean Spicer, the former Republican National Committee communications director and White House spokesman, on whether he violated a 35-year-old consent decree barring the RNC from engaging in … Continue reading →

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House Oversight Committee Holding Hearing Today on Voting Machine Cybersecurity

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