Mighty Mississippi

A walk along the the river bank can reveal terrible truths of our society. Such inundation of consumerism leaves one with few places to escape the cumulative damage. The process is known but hidden, with facts buried in loopholes. Regulatory laws composed by industry lawyers, intended only to silence substantial critique. With each daylight cycle … Continue reading Mighty Mississippi

Theory of Corporate Influence and Exploitation: Part 1

1.0: (A) Wealthy corporate stockholders exert pressure onto a collection of business leaders to produce more profits with the least possible expense incurred to their corporate holdings and interests. (B) A wealthy individual decides they need to make more profits with the least possible expense incurred to their personal holdings or interests and decides to … Continue reading Theory of Corporate Influence and Exploitation: Part 1

Fracking is a shortsighted solution to our energy needs

October 3, 2012 Daniel Barron Freeport, Illinois Hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, is a shortsighted approach to solving our economic and energy needs. The deeper implications of the fracking process and natural gas consumption boom establish a weak and misleading justification for unfounded benefits the industry, and their interest groups, would like us to believe. 1. … Continue reading Fracking is a shortsighted solution to our energy needs