Fleeced

Fleeced

How Barack Obama, Media Mockery of Terrorist Threats, Liberals Who Want to Kill Talk Radio, the Do-nothing Congress, Companies That Help Iran, and Washington Lobbyists for Foreign Governments Are Scamming Us-- and What to Do About It

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Analyzes power abuses by the American government, wealthy corporations, and high-profile celebrities, in an account that addresses topics ranging from sub-prime mortgages and the secret purchases of Dubai to corporate salaries and the 2008 election.
Publisher: Pymble, NSW ; New York : HarperCollins e-books, 2008.
ISBN: 9780061644979
0061644978
9780061644962
006164496X
Characteristics: 1 online resource.
Additional Contributors: McGann, Eileen
Contents: President Obama : what would he do?
How the liberal media downplay terrorism
The liberals' secret plan to muzzle talk radio
The do-nothing Congress is still doing nothing! : House Democrats scale back the congressional workweek
it's too burdensome!
Foreign companies and American pension funds that help Iran build the bomb
The new lobbyists : peddling the agendas of foreign governments, oppressive dictators, and foreign corporations to the U.S. government and the American public
The Dubai-ing of America
The plastic fleece : credit card company abuse
Teachers are leaving the profession
too much stress, too little pay
Released from Guantánamo, they kill again
How hedge fund billionaires live off tax breaks
How the teachers' union rips off its members
Re-building luxury second homes in flood areas again and again
at our expense
The subprime loan crisis : why the greedy are going free
How Halliburton rips off the Pentagon : while some fight for freedom, others use war to get rich
Blocking toys that poison children from being sold in America
and being made in China
How the company Bill Clinton works for fleeces the vulnerable elderly
From movie lights to lighting up : how films induce teens to smoke.
Summary: Analyzes power abuses by the American government, wealthy corporations, and high-profile celebrities, in an account that addresses topics ranging from sub-prime mortgages and the secret purchases of Dubai to corporate salaries and the 2008 election.

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ShivasIrons
Jul 29, 2011

Somewhat useful for information purposes, but there are too many instances where the authors' get mired in their own personal bias.

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