In America, the land where it is written that everyone is created equal, the top 1% of earners have more wealth than the bottom 90%. Think that's equality? Want to know something even worse: the few people in the world who are billionaires own more than the bottom 45% of the world's population. That means that 350 people own more than 2,600,000,000 people. Let's do something about that. We can start by voting...
"According to the American Civil Liberties Union more than 20 million works across the country now have their computer files, voice mail or e-mail searched by their bosses and nearly one-third of all newly hired employees are forced to undergo drug testing." -- Aquarian Weekly. The ACLU also reports that approximately 70% of employers require drug-testing on their employees (NBC News). What are we living in? A police-state? Do we have any freedom left anymore? "What we do with ourselves when not at the office is no one's business but our own." Damn straight!
Two guys are sitting at a bar talking politics. One asks the other, "What do you think Clinton should do with the abortion bill?" Says the other: "He should pay the goddam thing."
"In the late 1990's, the top positions in major economic, political, educational organizations: 20 black people and 318 non-black women held the 7,314 powerful positions. In 1994 not one Fortune 1000 company had a black executive. About 95% of the holders of the top corporate positions (from vice-pres. up) are white men." -- quoted from a friend's sociology
Due to environmental and health concerns, as well as bad advertizing, I don't support McDonald's. There's a website that has all you don't want to know: McSpotlight.
"As we must all soon die, in a way nothing matters. We might as all well do what we can to bring our own meaning to our lives. Freedom is just another word for nothing left to lose." -Sheldon B. Kopp: If You Meet the Buddha on the Road, Kill Him!
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