dialog from Kauai

2008-12-15 Richard Moore Friends, I’ve been falling way behind on keeping up with news developments, and with email generally. Instead, taking it easy here on Kauai, visiting with family, and reading biographies. I guess I’m trying to catch up on the things I missed because I wasn’t born yet. William McKinley, Neysa McMein, Dorothy Parker, … Read more…

Obama mania: some contrary views

2008-11-13 Richard Moore Greetings, I’ll be posting some thoughts on Obama, and what we might expect from his administration, but first I’d like to share several articles I’ve received on that same topic.  rkm _____ Tarpley: Obama – The Postmodern Coup  QUOTE Barack Obama is a deeply troubled personality, the megalomaniac front man for a … Read more…

rkm visiting California…

2008-10-23 Richard Moore Greetings, I’ll be visiting in California between Nov 3 and Jan 14. As usual, I’d be interested in considering opportunities to meet with people, give talks, lead dialog sessions, or whatever. In particular, I’d be interesting in engaging with a situation where a group of people, or a community, find themselves deeply … Read more…

red-pill news to Oct 13

2008-10-14 Richard Moore Jim Willie: Banking System Collapse Approaches Climax —————————————–  Give me enough balloons, it will fly! Bailout Fixes Nothing, Banking  System Collapse Approaches Climax Take all your money out of the bank. Take  six months living costs minimum, take small bills for food and gas purchases  and large ones for rent or mortgage … Read more…

Fears in China about the impact of global economic crisis

2008-10-09 Richard Moore http://www.wsws.org/articles/2008/oct2008/chin-o09.shtml World Socialist Web Site www.wsws.org WSWS : News & Analysis : Asia : China Fears in China about the impact of global economic crisis By John Chan 9 October 2008 Beijing is increasingly worried about the impact of the global financial storm and looming international recession on the Chinese economy. While … Read more…

Germany: Government fears crisis will spur political radicalisation

2008-10-09 Richard Moore If politicians now limit their role to providing “emergency aid, ignoring the dangerous effects on political moods,” Greven writes, “then the global financial crisis could also produce a crisis of our Western democratic system. Those profiting would be left-wing and right-wing populists and dangerous demagogues….” Heribert Prantl argues similarly in the Süddeutsche Zeitung. … Read more…

How to reach Naomi Klein

2008-10-09 Richard Moore Also, if you haven’t yet seen Zeitgeist: Addendum, I highly recommend it. Perhaps the best of the series… http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5r6-o1lpJHU -rkm ___________________________ From: “Gunther Ostermann” Date: October 9, 2008 1:11:29 PM GMT+01:00 To: “Richard Moore” <•••@••.•••> Subject: Re: re/ US elections: a waste of your time and energy You can reach her through her associate. Gunther Questions … Read more…

re/ US elections: a waste of your time and energy

2008-10-09 Richard Moore http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fTahZE4q90U ___________________________ US elections: a waste of your time and energy      https://lists.riseup.net/www/arc/cyberjournal/2008-10/msg00005.html ___________________________ From: Dion Giles  Date: October 7, 2008 4:21:54 PM GMT+01:00 To: Richard Moore <•••@••.•••> Subject: Re: US elections: a waste of your time and energy Absolutely true in spades.  Every issue that matters a damn is “off the table”.  Sixteen months to get … Read more…

Must see: Naomi Wolf

2008-10-07 Richard Moore An urgent call action from Naomi Wolf, whose latest book is being released,  Give Me Liberty, A Handbook for American Revolutionaries. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_XgkeTanCGI Naomi’s My America Project: http://myamericaproject.org Congressman Brad Sherman on CSPAN, says Congress was threatened  with martial law if bailout was not passed (video): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HaG9d_4zij8 ___________________________ subscribe mailto: •••@••.••• websites:  http://cyberjournal.org … Read more…

red pill news to Oct 4

2008-10-06 Richard Moore Engdahl: Titanic Shift in Global Capital Market Power ——————— Titanic Shift in Global Capital Market Power The worst financial crisis in US history is just now appearing in its real dimension. It spells  the end of New York’s reign as the globally dominant financial power, the  heart of the power of the … Read more…

The Myth of the Tragedy of the Commons

2008-10-04 Richard Moore http://www.monthlyreview.org/mrzine/angus250808.html The Myth of the Tragedy of the Commons by Ian Angus Will shared resources always be misused and overused?  Is community ownership of land, forests, and fisheries a guaranteed road to ecological disaster?  Is privatization the only way to protect the environment and end Third World poverty?  Most economists and development … Read more…

Responding to the collapse (Ireland)

2008-10-03 Richard Moore Greetings, FYI, here is my next article for the Southeast Voice, a regional free paper here in Ireland. rkm _________________________________________________ The smirking foxes who guard the hen house ______________ Responding to the collapse Richard K. Moore •••@••.••• Momentous events continue apace. Since my last article, EU governments proclaimed cockily that the financial … Read more…

Fwd, FYI: alert re/citizen lobbying

2008-10-03 Richard Moore Begin forwarded message: From: “Peter L. Thottam, Esq.” <•••@••.•••> Date: October 2, 2008 11:55:43 PM GMT+01:00 Subject: (1) Oct ’08; (2) Congress Reps who VOTED NO but are on fence to VOTE YES – Please call; (3) Anti-Bailout VOA videoclips Sender: •••@••.••• (1) Updated – October L.A. Activist Calendar  (click left)   (2) Please … Read more…

The financial rebellion: some very good articles

2008-09-30 Richard Moore Bernanke PROVED Paulson Plan Bankrupt http://market-ticker.denninger.net/archives/2008/09.html This is what Spitzer was working on in Washington when he was brought down. He was the only public official with sufficient clout who was willing to stand up to Wall Street and to Bush on this issue. http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2008/02/13/AR2008021302783_pf.html FINALLY Someone Said “No” by Richard C. Cook Posted on September … Read more…

Surprise: House defeats bailout!

2008-09-29 Richard Moore http://www.ourfuture.org/blog-entry/2008094029/house-vote-uprising-comes-wall-street-and-washington  House Vote: The Uprising Comes To Wall Street And Washington By David Sirota September 29th, 2008 – 1:17pm ET I’m scheduled to appear on CNN at 3:30pm EST to discuss the House’s extraordinary vote to reject the $700 billion Wall Street bailout. What I’m going to say is pretty simple: it’s … Read more…

Bailout: Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-OH) – video

2008-09-29 Richard Moore http://www.dailynewscaster.com/2008/09/28/marcy-kaptur-warns-there-are-domestic-enemies-to-the-republic/ http://tinyurl.com/4r4g5h Marcy Kaptur warns “there are domestic enemies to the Republic” September 28th, 2008 | Breaking News, Constitutional Crisis, Economy, Federal Reserve By: D. H. Williams @ 3:39 PM – EST Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-OH) warns the American people about Constitutional enemies of the Republic and the fraudulent trillion(s) dollar bailout… … Read more…

red pill news to 21 Sep 2008

2008-09-22 Richard Moore US oil pipeline politics and the Russia-Georgia conflict ——————————– World Socialist Web Site WSWS : News & Analysis : Europe US oil  pipeline politics and the Russia-Georgia conflict By Alex Lantier 21 August  2008 US media claims about Georgian democracy notwithstanding, a key factor in US backing for Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili … Read more…

Some thoughts on organic grassroots organizations / organisms

2008-09-19 Richard Moore Bcc: a few friends _____________ From: Tony Date: September 17, 2008 3:03:02 PM GMT+01:00 To: Richard Moore <•••@••.•••> Subject: Re: New Earth Intentional Community Feasibility Hi Richard I admire the energy that goes into [intentional communities] and have praised several in writing. My early take may be of more interest to you: Transnational network of research … Read more…

follow up re/attack on Internet

2008-09-11 Richard Moore http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=rFhbSolKWP0&fmt=18 Alex Jones, in his usual hard-hitting way, talks about Internet 2, ie the death of the Internet. rkm ___________________________ subscribe mailto: •••@••.••• websites:  http://cyberjournal.org http://www.governourselves.org/ http://escapingthematrix.org/ http://www.wakingthephoenix.org/ recent archives: http://groups.google.com/group/cyberjournal http://groups.google.com/group/newslog old archives:  http://cyberjournal.org/show_archives/ http://cyberjournal.org/show_archives/?lists=newslog Moderator: •••@••.•••  (comments welcome)

New attack on Internet underway

2008-09-11 Richard Moore Friends, The article below reports that Rense.com, a very popular alternative news site, is being systematically hacked by high-level agents. This is clearly a test case, to see how we respond, what defensive measures we take, etc. They want to refine their methods for larger scale attacks in the future. In recent … Read more…

dialog – Don Nordin + misc.

2008-09-07 Richard Moore ______________________________ From: “Kevin Carson” <> Date: August 16, 2008 7:29:52 PM GMT+01:00 Subject: Re: NY Times sums up Georgian operation http://www.nytimes.com/2008/08/14/world/europe/14georgia.html  On 8/14/08, Richard Moore <•••@••.•••> wrote: This seems to be Washington’s initial objective in launching the episode: to attempt to ‘isolate’ Russia by getting it expelled from the various global institutions, … Read more…

red-pill news to 21 Aug

2008-08-21 Richard Moore Heavy Rains Drowning U.S. Crop Production Hopes ————————– This posting is a bit late, as I’ve got about 700 messages in my in box. But  it’s relevant nonetheless. There is little doubt in my mind that these floods  were caused by HAARP, as a means of accelerating the program of global  genocide … Read more…

Phoenix interview: rkm

2008-08-17 Richard Moore Greetings, We’re still struggling to find out the best video formats for uploading, and this one isn’t as high-quality as we’re hoping to achieve. Nonetheless, after all this time, we thought we’d share what we have so far. We’ve been using my own interview as a test case… http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=3384273805060851702 all the best, … Read more…

dialog re/recent postings…

2008-08-16 Richard Moore bcc: some friends Greetings, People still send me items re/global warming. Here’s a response I sent to some of them: ______________________________      I first learned about the effect of co2 emissions back in the early ’70s, from a conversation with a researcher from Lawrence Livermore Labs. After that, I cheered for all the … Read more…

Ireland and the Lisbon Treaty

2008-08-11 Richard Moore Friends, In June, while I was in Ecuador, the people of Ireland voted on whether or not to accept the Lisbon Treaty, designed to increase the centralization of EU power in Brussels. Apart from Sinn Fein, the only sensible voice in Irish politics, all the political parties and the main media were … Read more…

Another note from Ireland

2008-07-23 Richard Moore Friends, A few of us were browsing some of the raw footage from the Phoenix Gathering, and I was amazed how much I didn’t remember, or perhaps didn’t ‘hear’ in the first place. There’s lots of very interesting material, in 30 hours of footage, and the problem will be deciding what to … Read more…

Greetings from Ireland…re/Phoenix

2008-07-09 Richard Moore Ref: http://www.wakingthephoenix.org/ ______ Friends, Sorry for being so slow in reporting back on Phoenix. June is probably the first month in cyberjournal history with no postings at all! The Gathering itself, and poor Internet connection in Vilcabamba, explains why no postings during most of June. The recent few weeks silence are due to … Read more…

Phoenix Project: progress report

2008-05-31 Richard Moore Bcc: some friends _____________ Greetings, I haven’t had much time to spend with cyberjournal recently because preparations for the Phoenix Gathering have been so intense. We’ve been bootstrapping the whole project, without funding or sponsorship, making things up as we go along. Amazingly, it has come together very well, even better than … Read more…