Goldman Sachs, major investor in slaughterhouse and meat companies,
dominates the US government. Henry Paulsen, CEO of Goldman Sachs, has now been nominated to be the Secretary of the Treasury. As chairman of the board of Nature Conservancy he has steered NC into allowing slaughterhouse bound animals on its 'wilderness' tracts. The most devastating of environmental impacts is caused by the animal agriculture industry.
This week Goldman Sachs along with Maurice Greenberg's AIG bid to control the Canadian energy market by attempting to take Kinder Morgan's 43,000 miles of pipelines private, with a 13.8 billion dollar bid. Private equity firms
have dealings hidden from the public. Many Americans are
calling for the nationalization of American pipelines and energy
and utility companies, so important to national security.
War profiteering has been privatized in many cases as well. One
example is the Carlyle Group, cofounded by David Rubenstein,
which has attracted the private investment money of George H W
Bush, former UK PM John Major, and others. These men profiteered from
the sale of obsolete howitzers to the military. Gerald Ford rose
to billionaire status through the help of Sanford Weill of Citibank.
Republican presidents whose ascendancy to power has been
fraudulent, have descended from power with stolen monies.
Jon Corzine, governor of pharmaceutically dominated NJ, is a former CEO of Goldman Sachs. Goldman Sachs is also a major promoter of the war in Iraq and has many ties to Israeli capital. Israeli capital is also illegally
controlling ABC Disney through an extra-US holding company deceptively
While NPR twice reported the Bush nomination as if it were a done deal, it is not.
US senators can turn down the nomination.