Guest Bloggers Wanted

This blog is my humble attempt to get people interested in thinking about and discussing this ‘profit before people’ philosophy that seems to be driving the world into the ground at the moment, and all of us with it.  The hope is to be able to reverse the equation back to ‘people before profit’.  If…

Isn’t life more valuable than money? Please join…

….If you answered ‘yes’ then please join us…. Lifeb4Profit and the Peopleb4Profit logo above represents a voluntary movement of individuals who are refusing to support the forces acting within our world that have put money ahead of the interests and wellbeing of the planet, its peoples, animals, wildlife and our environments. We’re saying we value…

Monsanto/Bayer Giant Moving to “Genome Edit” Fruits and More

By F. William Engdahl Global Research, January 19, 2019 Not surprising, Monsanto, today hidden behind the Bayer logo, as the world leader in patented GMO seeds and the probable carcinogenic Roundup herbicide with glyphosate, is attempting to quietly patent genetically modified or GMO varieties of fruits using controversial gene-editing. The “beauty” of this for Monsanto/Bayer…

Homelessness by Ashley

Help People Tis the season. Nope not Christmas, winter. Which means in our backyard there are people sleeping outside with very little protection from the elements. This makes me unbelievably sad. Sad that we, as a society, will let our most vulnerable people die unsheltered and unloved. We justify it because they are “addicts” or…

How the Market Makes Us Sick

Far from being a far-fetched pipe dream that human beings could never live under, pockets of anarchistic self-activity are what keep us sane in a profoundly insane world. This video mainly deals with how the capitalist system exerts massive amounts of pressure on individuals and gives the average person a million different things to worry…

Study Shows Same Wealthy Families Have Been Ruling for 800 Years

“Wealth and power in England has been in the hands of the same families for 28 generations or 800 years, according to a study by two economists using the educational status and surnames in England dating back to 1170. The results of the study show how incredibly entrenched wealth and power can be in a…

The Clinton Memo That Killed Half a Million People in Syria

Daniel Lazare (Consortium News) Fri, Jan 11, 2019 | 1800 words 7,930 134 11-13 minutes “half the population (of Syria) has been displaced, while the World Bank has estimated total war damage at $226 billion, roughly six years’ income for every Syrian man, woman, and child.” +++++++++ A Hillary Clinton memo that Wikileaks made public in 2016 has…

Yanis Varoufakis: Is Capitalism Devouring Democracy?

In is address to the Cambridge Forum in Massachusetts, Economist and fierce EU critic Yanis Varoufakis considers the need for a radically new way of thinking about the economy, finance and capitalism. WGBH Forum Network ~ Free online lectures: Explore a world of ideas Full credit: WGBHForum  

Noam Chomsky – The Crimes of U.S. Presidents

For those who might still be living under the illusion that ‘we’ are the good guys and ‘they’ are the bad guys, Noam Chomsky goes through some of the crimes of the post-war presidents. Interview is from 2003, so we need only imagine how much worse the situation is now as international greed and hubris…