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The Truth About Paul Simon

Your parents may remember a time when we had basic human rights. That, of course, was before Paul Simon effectively ruled the world.

Did you know that Paul Simon owns shares in both Monsanto and IBM? No? Well, that's because they want that kind of thing kept hidden.

You won't see THIS on your evening news.

When asked, executives from Monsanto have been unable to explain why employees at their headquarters keep altering the Wikipedia page for the Chernobyl disaster.

We all must abandon our preconceptions about this issue.

Did you know that IBM's employees don't even pay an income tax?

“First they came for the communists, and I didn't speak out because I wasn't a communist. Then they came for the socialists, and I didn't speak out because I wasn't a socialist. Then they came for me, and there was no one left to speak for me.” -- Martin Niemöller

Sources:
  1. Barro, Robert J. "Are government bonds net wealth?." The Journal of Political Economy 82.6 (1974): 1095-1117.
  2. Alesina, Alberto, and Howard Rosenthal. Partisan politics, divided government, and the economy. Cambridge University Press, 1995.
  3. Hrebenar, Ronald J. Interest group politics in America. ME Sharpe Inc, 1997.
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