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Scott Baker is a Managing Editor & The Economics Editor at Opednews, and a blogger for Huffington Post, Daily Kos, and Global Economic Intersection.

His anthology of updated Opednews articles "America is Not Broke" was published by Tayen Lane Publishing (March, 2015) and may be found here:
http://www.americaisnotbroke.net/

Scott is a former President of Common Ground-NYC (http://commongroundnyc.org/), a Geoist/Georgist activist group. He has written dozens of articles for Common Ground's national publication, GroundSwell, and has advocated for the Georgist Land Value Tax to public and political audiences.

A complete list of his publications can be found here:

http://www.cooperative-individualism.org/georgists_unitedstates-ba-be.htm


He is also New York State Coordinator for the Public Banking Institute

http://www.publicbankinginstitute.org/find_a_chapter, which seeks to promote Public Banking. The PBI is chaired by another OEN blogger, Ellen Brown. Scott has appeared on TV/Radio and in in-person Presentations to explain the principles of Georgism, Greenbacking, and State Banking. These may also be found on his personal blog: http://newthinking.blogspot.com/

Scott has a dozen progressive petitions on Change.org which may be found here:
http://chn.ge/10nUAmJ

Scott was an I.T. Manager for a major New York university for over two decades where he earned a Certificate for Frontline Leadership.

He had a video game published in Compute! Magazine: http://www.atarimagazines.com/compute/issue55/dark.php

Scott is a graduate and adjunct faculty of the Henry George School of Social Science in New York City.

Scott is a modern-day Renaissance Man with interests in economics, science and all future-forward topics.
He has been called an "adept syncretist" by Kirkus Discoveries for his novel, NeitherWorld - a two-volume opus blending Native American myth, archaeological detail, government conspiracy, with a sci-fi flair http://amzn.to/10nUoDV

Scott grew up in New York City and Pennsylvania. He graduated with honors and a Bachelor's degree in Psychology from Pennsylvania State University and was a member of the Psychology honor society PSI CHI.

Today he is an avid bicyclist and ride co-leader in a prominent bike advocacy organization.
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Syria crisis: the violence mapped by the UN, From FlickrPhotos
(67 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, October 14, 2019
Trump stumble into Foreign Policy Genius: Syrian Pullout the best decision he's ever made Trump's gut gets him a good result for once. Why the withdrawal is a very good thing for everyone.
Where is the DNC server hiding?, From FlickrPhotos
(13 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, September 28, 2019
The Other Subject of Trump's Call to the Ukraine - the DNC server Why has the focus of the Trump call to the Ukraine ignored the issue of the DNC server and Crowdstrike, clearly articulated by the president?
AFGE Participates in #StopFastTrack Rallies, From FlickrPhotos
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, August 27, 2019
HILL TV EXCLUSIVE, Full Interview: Bernie Sanders sits down with Krystal Ball HILL TV EXCLUSIVE, Full Interview: Bernie Sanders sits down with Krystal Ball. About Rising: Rising is a weekday morning show with bipartisan hosts that breaks the mold of morning TV by taking viewers inside the halls of Washington power like never before. One of the few intelligent in-depth interviews of a leading presidential candidate. Worth the half hour view.
Architects & Engineers call for Grand Jury Investigation of 9/11 Events, From ImagesAttr
(46 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, December 12, 2018
9/11 Alleged and Unprosecuted Crimes to be Brought before Grand Jury in Southern District of New York U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of NY agrees to present new evidence of 9/11 events to a Grand Jury, as demanded by counter-narrative 9/11 organization.
Time travelling strobist, From FlickrPhotos
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, October 19, 2018
Tales from future pasts: Musings on Time Travel An article on the possibility of Time Travel in the popular Next Big Future Science and Technology blog entitled "Quantum mechanics time travel indicates no grandfather paradox" got me to thinking about my interpretation of the Grandfather Paradox, and Time Travel in general.
Social media icons, From GoogleImages
(17 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, August 20, 2018
Social Media Sites Censoring shows User Distrust Fake news can be identified without the need for broad-brush censorship the MSM and now, social media sites, are practicing. We risk losing the free and open internet.
No war on Syria, From FlickrPhotos
(32 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, April 9, 2018
Open Thread: Trump contemplates attacking Syria...again Trump is careening into a wider war with Syria, and maybe Russia as well. Is this the end for all of us?
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, February 1, 2018
Swiss to Vote on State Money June 10, 2018 Monetary Reformer & award-winning film-maker Bill Still reports on a Swiss referendum to establish Sovereign Money in place of Bank Money. For those who need an introduction beyond Still's video, see my articles on the subject, of this short article on the Greenback Party, active in the post Civil War period to promote Lincoln's United States Notes.
Julian Assange in front of the Ecuadorian Flag, From FlickrPhotos
(13 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, January 29, 2018
Julian Assange May have Escaped In what will be certainly a short-lived exclusive if true, independent Journalist and Monetary Reformer Bill Still reports that Julian Assange has most likely escaped from the U.K.
Texas National Guard helping victims of Hurricane Harvey, From FlickrPhotos
(232 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Why I won't be sending any money to the Hurricane Harvey flood victims Texas has the perfect chance to practice what they preached when New York and New Jersey suffered under Hurricane Sandy. Tough love or tough luck, they should be on their own.
Donald Trump, From FlickrPhotos
(29 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, July 27, 2017
What if "Art-of-the-Deal" President Trump is smarter than all of us? What if Trump is 10 steps ahead of everyone else? Imagining Trump as a great, but under-appreciated progressive leader.
bankruptcy.jpg600 ├-- 341 - 32k - jpg, From GoogleImages
(32 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, July 3, 2017
How to fix Illinois' Debt problems...and any state's. Illinois is the latest state to teeter on bankruptcy, supposedly. But a realistic look at their finances and outside-the-bankster-box thinking, says otherwise.
Cementario Santa Mara Magdalena de Pazzis in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, From FlickrPhotos
(11 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, May 16, 2017
To defeat Trump, Make Puerto Rico a State Puerto Rico holds a key position in defeating Trump and his cohorts in the midterms, and beyond.
File:Le Pen, Marine-9586 (cropped).jpg - Wikimedia Commons737 ├-- 1024 - 102k - jpg, From GoogleImages
(27 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, April 30, 2017
Prediction: Marine Le Pen will win the French Presidency The polls are misleading. Here's why Le Pen will win the French Presidency, surprising pundits just as they were surprised about Trump's victory.
(14 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, March 23, 2017
The Simple Healthcare Plan for all that Ought to Please Everyone A simple healthcare plan for everyone that lowers taxes, allows people to chose their own doctors, and stimulates the economy. What's not to like?
Series: Economic Reform (97 Articles, 255046 views)
From ImagesAttr
(43 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, February 10, 2017
Is President Donald Trump Semi-literate? There's serious evidence that the President of the United States can't read much more than a menu, if even that. It's incredible, almost unbelievable, but the trail of evidence is long and deep.
Donald Trump, From FlickrPhotos
(31 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, January 22, 2017
What if "Art-of-the-Deal" President Trump is smarter than all of us? What if Trump is 10 steps ahead of everyone else? Imagining Trump as a great, but under-appreciated progressive leader.
Series: Politics (52 Articles, 161363 views)
(7 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, December 2, 2016
How to expose Fake News and still keep Alternative Media free Combating fake news needs to be done, but how to do it without enabling propagandists and elite filtering? And how to preserve alternative media? Here is one answer.
Bernie Sanders Speech to George Washington University, From ImagesAttr
(41 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, November 17, 2016
Our Revolution goes Viral on Facebook Senator Bernie Sanders live speech at George Washington University nearly brought down the server last night with nearly 30,000 views. It has more than 10X that just 7 hours later, and a post-speech video has a million views. Sanders lays out the issues facing all Americans and promises to hold president elect Trump to account.
You voted, but most Americans didn't., From FlickrPhotos
(4 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, November 10, 2016
About Our Recent Miselection... Elections aren't voting contests, they are choices a minority of voters make among a pre-selected pair of unrepresentative candidates. The process is broken and exclusive. Why Trump didn't win the popular vote and still won 3:2 the electoral college.
Series: Elections (11 Articles, 22290 views), Politics (52 Articles, 161363 views)

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