Giants: Who Really Rules The World?

In this episode, Abby Martin looks at the reality of global power. We might think that politicians have the ultimate authority, but are they little more than front men? Could it be that behind the political showmen and women are the kingmakers who get to decide who does what and when? If this is so, […]

Scorpions of Capitalism – A Brief Analysis

A scorpionĀ asks a frog to carry it across a river. The frog hesitates, afraid of being stung, but the scorpion argues that if it did so, they would both drown. Considering this, the frog agrees, but midway across the river the scorpion does indeed sting the frog, dooming them both. When the frog asks the […]