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  •  we are all share croppers now (10+ / 0-)

    how will college graduates pay off student loans with no jobs?

    the loans are as large as a mortgage as much as credit card debt

    working for the man and the banksters

    Debt Peonage has a well known history in our country because many of the early immigrants got out of prison when they came here (many had to work off their time here.)

    Breaking the Chains of Debt Peonage

    The corporate state has made it clear there will be no more Occupy encampments. The corporate state is seeking through the persistent harassment of activists and the passage of draconian laws such as Section 1021(b)(2) of the National Defense Authorization Act—and we will be in court next Wednesday to fight the Obama administration’s appeal of the Southern District Court of New York’s ruling declaring Section 1021 unconstitutional—to shut down all legitimate dissent. The corporate state is counting, most importantly, on its system of debt peonage to keep citizens—especially the 30 million people who make up the working poor—from joining our revolt. -
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    •  Nothing the government could do controls us more (1+ / 0-)
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      The elevation of appearance over substance, of celebrity over character, of short term gains over lasting achievement displays a poverty of ambition. It distracts you from what's truly important. - Barack Obama

      by helfenburg on Thu Feb 28, 2013 at 04:09:49 AM PST

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