Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.
Advanced Search
Author
Subject
Message
Special notice only

Advanced Search
  • Greetings all... if your interest was piqued by the recent discussion and analysis of Rolling Jubilee -- the OWS spinoff that is buying back consumer debt and canceling that debt -- there's an event this coming Sunday that can allow you to learn more and interact in a freewheeling environment with like-minded folks. Those folks will apparently include some of the organizers of the...
    bokushu Dec 12, 2012
  • Dear Rinsho, Thank you for your thoughtful response to my posting. I agree that demonizing anyone is likely to be counterproductive and that the best way forward is to encourage awareness of the social, economic and political problems that plague our society. As we see so clearly from our own Zen practice, with increased attention and awareness a shift in attitude and behavior...
    bokushu Sep 27, 2012
  • Dear Sangha, As you may know, today was the first anniversary of the Occupy Wall Street protests. The occasion was marked with various demonstrations throughout the financial district. If you're interested in reading a first-hand account of the day's events, feel free to visit my blog via the link below. Bokushu http://bokushublog.blogspot.com/
    bokushu Sep 17, 2012
  • Fetching Sponsored Content...
  • Dear Sangha, For those who have already seen the text below, I apologize for this duplicate posting, but there are a couple people in this Yahoo group who were not included in the previous distribution....and hence the duplication offered here..... Recently, there has been a lot of news coverage and discussion concerning singing foreclosure auction blockades in New York City. These...
    bokushu Apr 27, 2012
  • ...such auction blockade > >> next Thursday, 19 April at 1:00pm in Brooklyn. Anyone interested in > >> attending, please email me at timtucker1000@^$2.. to coordinate > >> the outing. > >> > >> -------------------------------- > >> In attendance: 19, somewhat lower vs prior...
    bokushu Apr 14, 2012
  • ...attending one such auction blockade next Thursday, 19 April at 1:00pm in Brooklyn. Anyone interested in attending, please email me at timtucker1000@^$1 to coordinate the outing. -------------------------------- In attendance: 19, somewhat lower vs prior meetings... perhaps due...
    bokushu Apr 12, 2012
  • ...between our government and the industries supposedly regulated by our government. And this revolving door does not depend upon party affiliation.... democrats and republicans alike adore the opportunity to privately profit from the contacts and influence they develop during their government "service" stints. This article offers just a few details of one particular case. A higher...
    bokushu Feb 1, 2012
  • ....and the swiftly revolving door between the lousy firms and the lousy regulatory agencies.... http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-01-04/wall-street-s-big-swingers-get-biggest-breaks-commentary-by-susan-antilla.html
    bokushu Jan 4, 2012
  • http://www.huffingtonpost.com/mobileweb/2011/12/16/occupy-wall-street-occupation-2_n_1153249.html
    bokushu Dec 16, 2011
  • Thanks for sharing your friend's intriguing and open minded comment, Rinsho. I disagree, however, that Occupy and its progeny are contributing to the stock market's problems. The market's action stems from the fact that investors have been trained to get whatever they want from governments and central banks to feed their speculative appetites. However, governments and central banks...
    bokushu Dec 15, 2011