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Russell Brand: ‘I don’t trust politicians & corporations in this country’ (Video)

info-pictogram1 Russell Brand has spoken to Newsnight about his “alternative to corporate hegemony”. Presenter Evan Davis quizzed the comic about his ownership proposals for General Motors but was told it was a “silly administrative quibble”.

10 Corporations Create Almost All Your Stuff

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Source: exposingtruth.com

By: Katharine J. Tobal

You probably knew some of these connections already, but the size and scope of these Russian-doll like corporations is hard to imagine.

Although many have heard of Nestle, fewer have heard of Unilever, which sells to two billion people around the world and can attribute the majority of its success to its ownership of Q-tips and Skippy peanut butter.

The confusion lays in companies like Yum! Brands, which owns KFC and Taco Bell. The company itself was actually a spin-off of Pepsi. All Yum! Brands restaurants sell only Pepsi soft drinks because of this special partnership with the soda-maker.

These 6 Corporations Control 90% Of The Media In America

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By: Ashley Lutz

Source: http://www.businessinsider.com/

This infographic created by Jason at Frugal Dad shows that almost all media comes from the same six sources.

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