Public Banking Institute: New Web Site Launched / Symposium Tomorrow

Jay Owen Reforming Global Finance, Community Development Solutions

Hi  – Check out our new web site – just in time for the Santa Fe symposium Saturday! Check Out Our New Website! After months of work, the new Public Banking Institute web site is finally LIVE. Click here to see it.  We have moved it to the Nationbuilder platform …

Game upgrade: Schools across the U.S. will soon start teaching real climate science

Jay Owen Sustainability News, Earth Systems Science

The map accompanying this article has school districts taking up real climate science in blue, presumably because they also are a close match to having a larger Democratic constituency in state government. The ones not adopting it are reliably Repugnican far-right in state governments: shilling for the oil and coal …

States seek currencies made of silver and gold

kristy Reforming Global Finance

“We publish this speech of Gijs Graafland, President of the Planck Foundation, Amsterdam, so as to encourage more “ out-of-the-box” thinking on how to re-sign our money and credit systems so as to reflect the realities of human communities and the ecosystems in which they are embedded. Hazel Henderson Editor–in …

Register Now and Join Us in Palm Springs, Feb 1-2, 2012

kristy Green Prosperity

Register By Jan 17 and Get Two Nights at the Esmeralda Resort Dear Clean Edge subscriber, The eighth annual Clean-Tech Investor Summit is just around the corner. We recently confirmed Mark L. Vachon, Director, GE Ecomagination for the closing Day luncheon Keynote and have finalized one of our best programming …

Restoring Economic Sovereignty: The Push for State-owned Banks

kristy Reforming Global Finance, Community Development Solutions

Ellen Brown February 15, 2011 www.webofdebt.com/articles “It is time to declare economic sovereignty from the multinational banks that are responsible for much of our current economic crisis. Every year we ship over a billion dollars in Oregon taxpayer dollars to out-of-state and multinational banks in the form of deposits, only …

A Little Populist Retribution: Making Wall Street Pay Its Fair Share

Ethical Markets Reforming Global Finance, News You Need

Ellen Brown, November 10, 2009 www.webofdebt.com/articles “Regular people know that they got done in by excesses on Wall Street, and they see a Democratic administration shoveling trillions of dollars to the same Wall Street banks that caused the mess. . . . What is overdue is a little bit of …

Chapter 1: Elites vs. the People – The 2004 Election

Ethical Markets Ethical Markets Originals

Chapter 1:  Elites vs. the People – The 2004 Election By Alan F. Kay, PhD © 2004, (fair use with attribution and copy to author) June 7, 2004 The Setting Today we see elites with wealth and power dictating the course of government for their own benefit.  The rest of …