Global Power Project, Part 6: Banking on Influence With Bank of America

Bank of America: Too Big to Fail, Too Big to Jail & Too Connected to Change This July, Bank of America was expecting to report an earnings increase of 32% from last year. The Washington Business Journal declared the bank among the top 10 “most improved brands” of the year. Bank of America is the […]

Global Power Project, Part 5: Banking on Influence with Goldman Sachs

Meet the Elites & Their Unparalleled Access to Policy-Makers Around the World Anyone who has paid even minimal attention to the global economic and financial crises gripping the world since 2007 has heard the name Goldman Sachs. One of the largest banks in the United States, Goldman Sachs was central to the process of creating […]

Engineering Empire: An Introduction to the Intellectuals & Institutions of American Imperialism

From Cold War to New World Order: ‘Containment’ to ‘Enlargement’ Educating yourself about empire can be a challenging endeavor, especially since so much of the educational system is dedicated to avoiding the topic or justifying the actions of imperialism in the modern era. If one studies political science or economics, the subject might be discussed […]

Large Corporations Seek U.S.–European ‘Free Trade Agreement’ to Further Global Dominance

“The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership is the latest plan of conglomerates to strengthen their grip over the planet.” A corporate world order is emerging, and like any parasite, it is slowly killing off its host. Unfortunately, the “host” happens to be the planet, and all life upon and within it. So, while the extinction […]