KPCB partner Mary Meeker, an investor and former financial analyst at Morgan Stanley, compiled this imaginative report to inform the discussion of America’s financial situation and outlook. USA Inc. examines the U.S. government’s income statement and balance sheet, interprets the underlying data and facts, and illustrates patterns and trends in easily understandable terms. This timely and comprehensive report also analyzes what’s driving federal revenue and the history of expense growth, and it presents some practical scenarios for how revenue and expense growth might change to help the country move toward positive cash flow. Read the full report to see why Mary and her co-contributors say, “We believe it’s especially important to pay closer attention to one of our most important investments.”
More controversy this week surrounding the practice of fracking. The US Department of Agriculturehas dropped the plan to require an extensive environmental review before handing mortages to people that plan to use the land for oil and gas drilling. This has outraged opponents of hydraulic fracturing, who say it eases up rules on the drilling method. To talk more about this Greg Palast, an author and investigative journalist, joins RT's Liz Wahl.
Thank you and Wake Up.rnrnThe film clip is from the 1981 film called Roll Over. Get out your popcorn mates, it's show time.rnrnThe plot is: An Arab oil organization devises a plan to wreck the world economy in order to cause anarchy and chaos.rnrnhttp://www.imdb.com/title/tt0083006/
Germany has one of the best school systems in europe. The way maths and languages are taught is very different to the way its taught in the US and UK.
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Mr Demonstrator von Greenpeace ist echt!
More and more networks will certainly be shutting down their analog service in the coming months, and time will tell if the "firm" deadline set to June 12th, 2009 for all US broadcasters to have switched holds firm this time around.
This is George Carlin, comedian, speaking an awful lot of truth. America is run by large corporate interests and they seek to keep the population stupid and inept so they can do as they please without opposition. It is not as much about money, as it is about power.
Here are some of the very important subjects that this comedy routine hintas at, educate yourself NOW while you still can:
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This short video makes it clear that Americans need new leadership on public education.
In 2002, UNICEF compared public education in 24 nations around the world. The U.S. ranked 18 out of the 24 nations.
Join ED in '08 to demand that every presidential candidate has a plan to improve America's schools.
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