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  • ernesto wrote a new diary post: Church Committee 2.0, Come In Please

    2013-06-14 11:32:15View | Delete

    At a time when nearly three-quarters of all U.S. intelligence gathering and analysis are being conducted by private corporations, we as a country have approached perilously close to what Franklin D. Roosevelt described as “the essence of fascism.” In light of public disclosures the last week or two concerning the extent of intelligence gathering activities [...]

  • ernesto commented on the diary post New Adventures in LIPA Privatization by Cynthia Kouril.

    2013-06-06 08:52:29View | Delete

    “…and called for privatizing LIPA, which would saddle ratepayers with approximately $4 Billion in orphan debt…” Very nice. Add that to the $6 billion levied in 1989 on ratepayers to be paid as a 30-year surcharge debt on construction and decommissioning of Shoreham Nuclear, along with nearly $70 million in payouts for CEO Wm. Catacosinos [...]

  • ernesto became a registered member

    2013-06-06 08:42:35View | Delete