Egypt’s hollow parliament

By Abdullah Al-Arian     The final step in the restoration of Egypt’s authoritarian system of government appears to be complete.   Ali Abdel Al is elected speaker of Egypt’s parliament [REUTERS] Egypt has been without a parliament since 2012. As the drastically reconstituted legislative body convenes this week for the first time in nearly four years,…

How Corrupt Is the American Government?

      Government corruption has become rampant: Senior SEC employees spent up to 8 hours a day surfing porn sites instead of cracking down on financial crimes Nuclear Regulatory Commission workers watch porn instead of cracking down on unsafe conditions at nuclear plants An EPA employee who downloaded 7,000 porn files, then spent 2-6 hours each workday watching porn. He’s been doing…