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The American System

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Feb 2021

February 17, 2021

February 18, 2021

In Milwaukee Town Hall, Biden Presses Case for $1.9 Trillion Pandemic Rescue Bill, Including $15 Per Hour Minimum Wage to Create 7 Million New Jobs and Put Coming Recovery on Stable Basis; He Cites 69% Support for Rescue Bill Shown by Latest Poll; Sees KKK-Type Groups as Biggest Domestic Terror Threat; Capitol Attackers are Demented and Dangerous; No Defunding of Police, but More Resources; He Told Xi that US Will Demand Human Rights for Uighurs of East Turkestan, and Promises Repercussions if Beijing’s Oppression Continues;

A Stunning Example of Republican Malfeasance and Incompetence: Texas ERCOT Power Authority Wanted Deregulation and Austerity, so They Failed to Weatherize and Winterize Energy Production; When a System Using Equipment Designed for Temperate Climate Had to Contend with Extreme Cold, Many Components Failed; ERCOT also Reflects Desire of Greedy Financial Interests to Avoid Federal Regulation; But an Isolated Grid Has Problems Bringing in Electricity from Neighboring States;

China Has Been Buying Up Energy Assets in US, Starting with Oil, and Broader Implications of Chinese Control of US Power Generation Must Now Be Investigated; Committee on Foreign Investment in US (CFIUS) Must Get Busy Repatriating Domestic Energy Resources Now Controlled by Genocidal Beijing Communist Regime; 

Rep. Benny Thompson and NAACP Sue Trump under Grant-Era Ku Klux Klan Law of 1871; Rush Limbaugh, a Protégé of Buckley and Roger Ailes, Dies at 70; Official GOP Continues to Splinter