Gaian Democracies: Redefining Globalisation & People-Power by Roy Madron & John Jopling
Roy Madron: Biography
Radio Interview with Jane Taylor, from Resonance FM
Email address: rm(at)gaiandemocracy.net
Tuesday, August 26, 2008 at 04:35 PM
See speech in full at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1BVrqpeNTpI
Wake up, America. In 2001, the oil companies, the
war contractors and the neo-con artists seized the economy and
have added 4 trillion dollars of unproductive spending to the
national debt. We now pay four times more for defense, three
times more for gasoline and home heating oil and twice what we
paid for health care.
Millions of Americans have lost their jobs, their homes, their
health care, their pensions. Trillions of dollars for an
unnecessary war paid with borrowed money. Tens of billions of
dollars in cash and weapons disappeared into thin air, at the cost
of the lives of our troops and innocent Iraqis, while all the
president’s oilmen are maneuvering to grab Iraq’s oil.
If there was an Olympics for misleading, mismanaging and
misappropriating, this administration would take the gold. World
records for violations of national and international laws. They
want another four-year term to continue to alienate our allies,
spend our children’s inheritance and hollow out our economy.
We can’t afford another Republican administration. Wake up,
America. The insurance companies took over health care. Wake
up, America. The pharmaceutical companies took over drug
Wake up, America. This is not a call for you to take a new
direction from right to left. This is call for you to go from down
to up. Up with the rights of workers. Up with wages. Up with fair
trade. Up with creating millions of good paying jobs, rebuilding
our bridges, ports and water systems. Up with creating millions
of sustainable energy jobs to lower the cost of energy, lower
carbon emissions and protect the environment.
Up with health care for all. Up with education for all. Up with
home ownership. Up with guaranteed retirement benefits. Up
Wake up, America. Wake up, America. Wake up, America.