"Sampling the Product." *LINK*
Posted By: karibkween In Response To: What's the difference? (karibkween)
Date: Tuesday, 24 May 2011, at 1:14 p.m.
In Response To: What's the difference? (karibkween)
Pimp or Pusher sampling the product is always a bad idea.
"There's an axiom evolutionary biologists used to like: "ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny," or the development of the embryonic individual repeats that of its species' evolution. Does the ontogeny of this alleged assault echo the phylogeny of the International Monetary Fund? After all, the organization was founded late in World War II as part of the notorious Bretton Woods conference that would impose American economic visions on the rest of the world."
The part of this "extraordinary essay" that applies to "First World Nations" that are now experiencing what "Third World Nations" have been screaming about for decades; what is merely understood as an "immigrant" legal/illegal problem. If only they would 'WAKE UP!"
The Poor Starve, While the Rich Eat Their Words
What makes the sex scandal that broke open last week so resonant is the way the alleged assailant and victim model larger relationships around the world, starting with the IMF's assault on the poor. That assault is part of the great class war of our era, in which the rich and their proxies in government have endeavored to aggrandize their holdings at the expense of the rest of us. Poor countries in the developing world paid first, but the rest of us are paying now, as those policies and the suffering they impose come home to roost via right-wing economics that savages unions, education systems, the environment, and programs for the poor, disabled, and elderly in the name of privatization, free markets, and tax cuts."
The colonialism behind the IMF sex scandal
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