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Al Gore: Democracy Needs to Trump Capitalism or the Global Elite Will Triumph

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"The former vice president of the United States and rightful winner of the 2000 presidential election has a new visionary book just published that will largely be ignored by the mainstream media.

Why? Because it values democracy over capitalistic excesses. Because it proclaims that the elected officials in DC are just lackeys, in essence, for the moneyed elite. Because it details how the global corporations and financial institutions are now more powerful than nation states. And that's just the beginning of why you won't read much in the media about Gore's "The Future: Six Drivers of Global Change."

As Brad Blog quotes from a Jon Stewart interview with Gore on "The Daily Show" (one of the few outlets that will allow Gore free rein to state his anti-status quo viewpoints), Gore doesn't hold back:

Our democracy has been hacked. It's been taken over..."

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Gore calls out the "moneyed elite".  What in ... by Lester Shepherd on Thursday, Feb 21, 2013 at 2:42:33 AM
Gore is a hack.   M. Wizard is a hack flunk... by Ned Lud on Thursday, Feb 21, 2013 at 6:47:02 AM
Should have known from the content.  I do ndt... by Lester Shepherd on Thursday, Feb 21, 2013 at 12:48:51 PM
an Oscar and the Nobel Prize for bringing the fact... by M. Wizard on Thursday, Feb 21, 2013 at 12:50:31 PM
You think an Oscar and a Nobel Prize mean somethin... by Lester Shepherd on Thursday, Feb 21, 2013 at 8:36:19 PM
but much more often than not, they do. An Acadamy ... by M. Wizard on Saturday, Feb 23, 2013 at 3:08:53 PM
it is all about ur worship ofmoney.  Thought ... by Lester Shepherd on Saturday, Feb 23, 2013 at 3:49:13 PM
Lester's gotcha, man. He's got you with his spot-o... by Ned Lud on Saturday, Feb 23, 2013 at 4:45:53 PM
 time to get back to planet Earth.  I ho... by M. Wizard on Sunday, Feb 24, 2013 at 10:57:49 AM