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Rootstrikers: Organization to Clean Up Politics

Via Scoop.it – Demand TransformationHOW DO WE CLEAN UP POLITICS? 1. Provide that public elections are publicly funded; 2. Limit, and make transparent, independent political expenditures, and; 3. Reaffirm that when the Declaration of Independence spoke of entities…

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What Austerity Hath Wrought (More Austerity and Complete Control by Oligarchs)

Via Scoop.it – Demand TransformationWhat’s the main impediment right now to jobs, jobs, jobs?Via www.theatlantic.com

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I tried to watch Game of Thrones and this is what happened – The Oatmeal

Via Scoop.it – Internet of the absurdWhat happens when The Oatmeal tries to pay to download Game of Thrones.Via theoatmeal.com

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The coming medical revolution. We need HYPERINNOVATION to fix Health Care Crisis

Via Scoop.it – Creating the FutureTechnology has the potential to transform our concept of sickness.   There’s nothing in the 2,000-plus page [Healthcare] bill that gets into this kind of hyper innovative individual medicine, biosensor leveraging, genome and…

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I have a bad feeling about this (Star Wars meets the RIAA/MPAA)

Via Scoop.it – Demand TransformationStar Wars meets the RIAA, the MPAA, Intellectual Ventures, and everyone else scheming to enthral the people with digital “rights” management and criminal prosecution of “file sharing.”Via raganwald.posterous.com

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The Real Goal Of Regulating Buffer Copies? So Hollywood Can Put A Tollbooth On Innovation

Via Scoop.it – Demand TransformationOne jaw-dropping leak is that that the treaty contemplates requiring licenses for ephemeral copies made in a computer’s buffer. That means that the buffers in your machine could need a separate, negotiated license for…

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