"The public good is in nothing more essentially
interested, than in the protection of every individual's private rights." - Sir
"The George Walker Bush administration is totally
hostile toward the idea of stewardship of the our public lands." - Sari
"In terms of conventional economics, it may
actually be in an individual's
self-interest to engage in activities that render the earth uninhabitable.
Economically speaking, it would be more rational to destroy the planet in ten
years while generating income of $100 trillion, than to settle for a
sustainable level of $3 trillion a year." - Charles Eisenstein
"We are in fact nearing the culmination of a vast
historical process: the conversion into financial capital of a variety of other
forms of wealth that were never before the subject of purchase, sale, and
ownership, that were never before associated with money, but were instead held
in common, by a community or a society - the
Western history the first acts of tyrants were attempts to control the commons
which include the air we breath and
the water we drink.
inclosure is the process which was used to end traditional rights, and has
historically been accompanied by force, resistance, and bloodshed. It has been
referred to as "among the most controversial areas of agricultural and economic
history in England."
The Enclosure Movement was a push in the 18th and
19th centuries to take land that had
formerly been owned in common by all members of a
village, or at least available to the
public for grazing animals and growing food, and change it to privately owned
land, usually with walls, fences or
hedges around it.
The most well-known
Enclosure Movements were in the British Isles, but the practice had its roots
in the Netherlands and
occurred to some degree throughout Northern Europe and elsewhere as
Some small number of enclosures had been
going on since the 12th century, especially in the north and west of England,
but it became much more common in the 1700s, and in the next century Parliament
passed the General Enclosure Act of 1801 and the Enclosure Act of 1845, making
enclosures of certain lands possible throughout England, Wales, Scotland, and
The English government
and aristocracy started enclosing land claiming it would allow for better
raising of crops and animals (particularly sheep for their
wool). They claimed that large fields could be farmed more efficiently than
individual plots alloted from common land -- and the profit could be kept by
the aristocrats who now owned the legally confiscated land.
the beginning of commercial farming.
Ancient Rome had the Code of
Justinian which guaranteed to all citizens the use of the public commons which
included air, water,
wandering animals, fisheries,
wetlands and aquifers.
In the thirteenth century it was a capital
offense to burn coal in
It has never been legal in ANY culture
to pollute or destroy the common
environment upon which all humanity depends for sustenance until
"Deregulation and privatization are in reality
Trojan horses for corporate corruption." - Scott Trimingham
"Historic observation shows that any time you
mandate people's inclusion in a
private program, the only beneficiary is the corporation left free to feed
on that captive population." - Elizabeth Sholes
"Everywhere I turned I saw people who seemed quite
happy to make money doing things that drained and liquidated
infrastructure and productivity as a people and a
nation." - Catherine Austin
"In a speech on September 10, 2001,
Donald Henry Rumsfeld announced
that the Pentagon could not account for that $2.3 trillion.
Donald Rumsfeld also
announced his intention to outsource many defense jobs to private industry.
The idea at the heart of Rumsfeld's forgotten speech is the central tenet of
the Bush regime, following Milton Friedman's economic
ideas: that the job of government is not to govern but to subcontract the
task to the private sector, which will do it for profit. Let me translate that.
What this means is transferring our tax dollars away from governmental agencies
which are answerable to us to private contractors, which have no
accountability to us. Over 90% of
Blackwater funding comes
from state and governmental contracts, which means our tax dollars. But in
cannot be prosecuted for crimes they commit including murder
either under Iraqi laws or under US laws, as we learned when they killed
seventeen Iraqi civilians last September." - Davidson Loehr
When James Watt took over the Department of the Interior under Ronald Reagan he
began selling off America's resources, public lands, water and
During a Senate hearing James Watt, a 'Dominion theologist', declared that he
was giving away America's heritage because "I do not know how many future
generations we can count on before the Lord
Since the beginning of the environmental movement
corporate industrialists have established 'foundations', better known as 'think tanks', to counter the
reach of environmental law.
The list of industry sponsored
junk science promoters,
entities described as "think
tanks", include the Heritage Foundation, John M. Olin Foundation, Sarah Scaife
Foundation, Castle Rock Foundation, Charles G. Koch
Charitable Foundation, the Competitive Enterprise Institute, the American Enterprise
Institute, the Reason
Foundation, the Federalist Society, the Marshall Institute, the
Citizens for a Sound Economy, Citizens for the Sensible Control of Acid Rain, Mountain States Legal
Foundation, the Advancement of Sound Science Coalition and the Sagebrush Rebels.
"American Enterprise Institute
is heavily funded by corporate philanthropy." - Christopher Levenick, former
The purpose of industry sponsored
think tanks is to run
interference for their corporate industrialist funders and act as a counter
weight to public interest groups shining a light on the antisocial activity of
the destruction of the commons by corporate industrialists.
August 1988 Sagebrush Rebels morphe into Wise Use ! founded by Jewish American author
Alan Gottlieb: The Merchant of Fear
Gottlieb's right hand man, states, "It is our goal to eradicate the
environmental movement. We want to be able to exploit the
environment for private gain,
The Christian Broadcasting Network of Zionist
Marion Gordon Robertson
supported Wise Use ! making anti-environmentalism one of
it's main themes.
Wise Use !, basically a front group for the
resource extraction industry, propelled Newt Gingrich to the Speaker's
Wise Use ! spun off the Center for the Defense of Free Enterprise, Defenders of Property Rights, Property and Environment Research
Center and National
Legal Center for the Public Interest.
Wise Use ! helped install George Walker Bush and
Richard Bruce Cheney in the White House.
George Walker Bush installed Wise Use ! radical Gail Norton and Wise Use ! leader Thomas Sansonetti.
Other Wise Use ! followers took control of every
single federal agency that dealt with the environment.
environmental laws were no longer enforced.
Waivers and exemptions to
corporat polluters and campaign contributors becomes the standard.
George Walker Bush marketed Gail Norton as a lifelong conservationist
even though Gail Norton advocated an end to the enforcement of environmental
regulations while working for the Pacific Research Institute for Public Policy in 1989.
Gail Norton stated, in regard to the end of the enforcement of
environmental regulation, "I view that as something positive."
1996 speech Gail Norton listed federal incursions into the private domain as
These included American with Disabilities Act
requirements for wheelchair ramps, EPA requirements to remove
asbestos from schools
and the Fair Labor Standards Act.
Gail Norton has suggested that
no National Park, National Monument or National Forest
land should be exempt from mineral
extraction, oil extraction, and timber extraction.
rare and endangered species
are present it is declared they do not exist.
2002 After a eight year
drought water in the Klamath River is in short supply. Farmers in the area
seek redistribution of the water. Ecologists state that if more water is
taken there is a possibility that the king salmon
would go into sharp decline.
officials declare a commercial fishery failure along 700 miles of the
California and Oregon coast due to extremely low counts of king salmon.
"The Pacific Fishery Management Council voted April 10, 2008 to cancel
the chinook fishing season in an effort to reverse the catastrophic
disappearance of California's fabled run of king salmon." - John
"Gail Norton's five-year tenure as Interior secretary has
irreparably damaged our country. Under her leadership employees in the
Bureau of Land Management and the Forest Service have been
demoralized into leaving their positions - replaced by people who give away our
public lands to the energy and timber industries. Our national parks are in
their worst shape ever. When Gail Norton next visits her cherished Western
mountains. She will find the scenery altered; it now includes drilling rigs,
clear-cutting and new roads churned by off-road vehicles. Gail Norton's
oil and gas friends will probably
take good care of her; they owe her big time." - Crista Worthy
is no longer a public health agency. With the George Walker Bush
administration, whether or not environmental laws are enforced depends on who
you know." - former chief enforcement officer of the EPA Eric Shaeffer
"The George Walker Bush administration routinely mismanages scientific
information through distortion and omission whenever scientific truth is
inconvenient to its industrial allies. It's hard to decide what is more
demoralizing about the administration's politicization of the scientific
process - its disdain for professional scientists working for American
government or its willingness to deceive the American public." - Roger G.
Kennedy, former director of the National Park Service
current George Walker Bush administration has taken
intolerance of science
dissent to a new orbit. The repression against internationally renowned
professionals and experts in their fields just for exercising
method objectively is unprecedented." - Tom Devine, a Goldwater Republican
who monitors the treatment of federal whistleblowers for the nonpartisan
Government Accountability Project
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