Monthly Archives: March 2013

On Hiatus

The Big Picture Report is taking an indefinite leave of absence in order for the editor (me) to devote more time to several other projects. A big Thank You to all who have been reading the BPR blog. I expect … Continue reading

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Why We Think What We Think

BPR Quote of the Day: “What is thought to be the responsible public opinion is, at any given time, a reflection of the needs and interests of the corporate technostructure.” John Kenneth Galbraith

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Near-Perfect Diversity

BPR Quote of the Day:

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Satan’s Home Town: Washington, DC

Hugo Chavez By Paul Craig Roberts/ paulcraigroberts.org/ March 12, 2013 On March 5, 2013, Hugo Chavez, President of Venezuela and world leader against imperialism, died. Washington imperialists and their media and think tank whores expressed gleeful sighs of relief as … Continue reading

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Must Be a Different Constitution Now

BPR Quote of the Day: “…The power to declare war, including the power of judging the causes of war, is fully and exclusively vested in the legislature…the executive has no right, in any case, to decide the question, whether there … Continue reading

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Place Your Bets

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Permanent Get Out of Jail Card

BPR Quote of the Day: Senator Warren is referring to the bank officials at HSBC who helped launder hundreds of millions of dollars to Mexican drug cartels and terrorist groups.

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What Are We Saving?

Daylight Savings Time 2013: Little Actual Savings By Andrea Ayres/ Policymic/ March 9, 2013 Daylight Savings Time (DST) begins this Sunday, March 10 at 2 a.m. That means that most of us will lose an hour of sleep as we … Continue reading

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Is the Game Over?

By Arlen Grossman/ The Big Picture Report “All resistance must recognize that the corporate d’etat is complete.” — Chris Hedges Is Hedges correct? Have we as a nation and a world gone so far overboard into global corporate capitalism that … Continue reading

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“The Devil Came Here Yesterday”

Hugo Chavez’s famous 2006 U.N. speech when he called President Bush “the devil.”

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