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It's about time someone slapped the hell outta the backside of the elephant in the room then kick back and watch the destruction. =)
Originally posted by PayMeh
What we all can hope for is that by some cosmic justice they take care of each other and leave us to rebuild.
"The threat is not just economic," Costa said. "It is strategic, as criminals today can influence elections, politicians and the military. In one word, they can gain power."
Did we ever burn those opium crops in Afghanistan?
Originally posted by Jean Paul Zodeaux
Global organized crime would be The United Nations themselves! This is a cabal of nations that have conspired to regulate the crap out of the individual, and in doing so have empowered a black market. Black markets wouldn't exist under a genuine free market because whatever is in demand people would be free to supply.
[edit on 17-6-2010 by Jean Paul Zodeaux]
Global organized crime becoming new superpower.....
Originally posted by zzombie
reply to post by bigfatfurrytexan
The CIA, British intelligence, Russian intelligence, Interpol .... are belong to the banks, they protect corporate interests..
Yes there have been certain families involved for hundreds of years in controlling the black markets. Look up who founded skull and bones at yale, and how they fueled the opium wars in china 200 years ago.
But the fact that it is illegal means that for most of these drugs, you only have a few choices of supplier. And the suppliers are the same people at the top. They run this scam on all willing participants. Well...willing at first. Once you are hooked, you aren't so willing. You then are just a "host" for the parasite.