Wednesday, 11 May 2016

Testimony to the end of democracy in Europe

WATCH THIS WHILE YOU STILL CAN!!

This may well be disppeared from You Tube – I hope it will be copied many times!!

Here is more information on MEP Luke 'Ming' Flanagan


His Facebook page is HERE


Here is his message on Facebook: 

"The European Parliament have now requested that I remove the 'TTIP reading room farce' video from Facebook. 

"The basis for the request is that a member of Bernd Langes staff is identified. 


"The same staff that are already identified on the European Parliament website! 

"Please share, but be careful"


Caught On Tape: This Is What Happened When An MEP Tried To Read The TTIP Text


10 May, 2016


TTIP is just one of several phony “trade” deals written by corporate lawyers and lobbyists, and negotiated in secret between the Obama administration and various world leaders. This particular scam involves the U.S. and Europe, and it has seen increased public resistance and attention as of late, something I highlighted in the post, Leaked Documents Expose the TTIP Trade Deal as a Subversive Imperial Scam.

Now watch what happened when a MEP (member of European parliament) tried to read the thing. It’s very blurry, but you’ll get the point.





Democracy this is not

Noam Chomsky recently summarized the true purpose of these so-called “trade” deals eloquently in the following paragraph:



In the contemporary global order, the institutions of the masters hold enormous power, not only in the international arena but also within their home states, on which they rely to protect their power and to provide economic support by a wide variety of means. When we consider the role of the masters of mankind, we turn to such state policy priorities of the moment as the Trans-Pacific Partnership, one of the investor-rights agreements mislabeled “free-trade agreements” in propaganda and commentary. They are negotiated in secret, apart from the hundreds of corporate lawyers and lobbyists writing the crucial details. The intention is to have them adopted in good Stalinist style with “fast track” procedures designed to block discussion and allow only the choice of yes or no (hence yes). The designers regularly do quite well, not surprisingly. People are incidental, with the consequences one might anticipate.

Thanks for playin’ everyone.



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