Ellen Brown: How America Became an Oligarchy

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Ellen Brown
Ellen Brown

How America Became an Oligarchy

Taking back democracy starts with money and banking.

EXTRACT

The stages of the capture of democracy by big money are traced in a paper called “The Collapse of Democratic Nation States” by theologian and environmentalist Dr. John Cobb. Going back several centuries, he points to the rise of private banking, which usurped the power to create money from governments…

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