Uploaded on Tuesday 19 December, 2017 to the erosion of liberty
Airport security checks in the world of today
A far cry from the laxity of the past, the consensus among air travellers today, however irate and apoplectic they may get over its inevitability, is that airport security is generally accepted as a necessary inconvenience factored into commercial air travel. The vast majority of security agencies at airports worldwide will focus primarily on checking and screening what contents are being put through by their passengers, whereas Israel, a country with an impeccable track record in safety, reinvents the rulebook with a reversal of priorities, insisting that security is best served by obtaining prior assurances on the human characteristics vis-à-vis perceived threat level before scrutinizing other elements. The logic follows that, if the vetting works well, the traveller is safe, as should all else be.
Ellen Hodgson Brown, President & Founder of the Public Banking Institute (PBI) and author of such books as "The Web of Debt", The Public Bank Solution", addresses the PBI 2012 conference in Philadelphia.
Victoria Grant, seen here aged 12 years old, addresses the first annual Public Banking Conference in Philadelphia, PA. Her father and she discovered that the debt money system was what was wrong with the Canadian economy and decided to do something about it.
The Bank of North Dakota was established by legislative action in 1919 to promote agriculture, commerce and industry. North Dakota is the only state to have escaped the credit crisis. For every year since 2008, it has run a budget surplus and it has the lowest unemployment figures in the US, the lowest default rate on its loans and the lowest foreclosure rate.
Mike Krauss, Chairman of the Pennsylvania Project, puts forward his proposal, based on the success of the Bank of North Dakota, to create a Public Bank for the state of Pennsylvania. Such a move would free the state from the clutches of the Fed, reduce the debt burden, boost investments and serve the public interest.
Most people hold the view that their bank deposits are safe with the big commercial banks, however, this assumption is not based on the facts. This video features official government documents detailing information that should sound anyone's alarm bells [edited].