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The privatization scam
Posted By Rob Schofield On July 9, 2012 @ 8:43 am In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled
We’ve written a lot on this website about the ways in which corporate overlords are gradually buying up our core public structures  and converting them into private assets that can be squeezed and otherwise manipulated to maximize profits. Still, it’s always powerful to learn of new, brazen examples of this process in action.
Take for example this story on Blue NC  this morning documenting the relationship between a leading candidate for Governor and a private “infrastructure” company with a less-than-stellar record in a neighboring state. The formula is startlingly simple and works well with politicians of both parties:
Ah, the genius of the market.
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URL to article: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2012/07/09/the-privatization-scam/
URLs in this post:
 the ways in which corporate overlords are gradually buying up our core public structures: http://www.ncpolicywatch.com/2011/08/18/the-potter-strategy/
 this story on Blue NC: http://www.bluenc.com/mccrory-being-courted-out-state-contractors%3F
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