Your vote does not matter
We are rapidly approaching a world run by corporations. The average citizen opinion is irrelevant and so is his vote.
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Freedom of Information work from IP Watch has brought about the release of a pile of e-mails detailing relations between the US Trade Representative and various industry lobbies that have been wish-listing the Trans Pacific Partnership process. Although often heavily redacted, the e-mails let slip the occasional gems – such as …
Be quiet citizen Coward. That nice gentleman from
miniluv the NSA who so kindly monitors all your communications to protect you from Terrorism and Paedophilia will send the thought police thought police for you. You'll be in the joycamp Land of The Free before you know what's hit you. We are at war with Terrorism and Paedophilia. Surveillance is our ally. We have always been at war...
"What is TTIP? Six reasons why the answer should scare you...The trade negotiations are an assault on democracy."