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Transnationals and other Biggest Players in the economic system are, to some extent, The State.  At a minimum, their interests are privileged over the Common Good -- which in the US has degenerated to meaning "the Right to make as much money as you can and keep it shall not be abridged."

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre
by ATinNM on Mon Jan 10th, 2011 at 12:30:43 PM EST
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