2016: How Rockefeller’s Oil Industry Conquered Medicine, Finance and Agriculture

“How Big Oil Conquered the World” is a brilliant piece of investigative journalism presented by James Corbett, revealing the immense extent to which the oil industry has shaped and is ruling the world as we know it. “From farm to pharmaceutical, diesel truck to dinner plate, pipeline to plastic product, it is impossible to think of an area of our modern-day lives that is not affected by the petrochemical industry. The story of oil is the story of the modern world. And this is the story of those who helped shape that world, and how the oligarchy they created is on the verge of monopolizing life itself.” Corbett carefully details the sordid back story of today’s “oligarchy.” While most people are well-acquainted with the Rockefeller name, few probably know the true history of the Rockefellers’ rise to power. Big Oil — An Industry Founded on Treachery and Deceit As […] Read More

Big Long Man’s Corn Patch

As soon as Big Long Man got back from the mountains he went to his garden to admire his corn and melons. He had planted a big crop for the coming winter. When he saw that half of the corn stalks had been shucked and the ears stolen and that the biggest melons were gone off of the melon vines, he was very angry. “Who stole my corn and melons?” he muttered to himself. “I’ll catch the thief, whoever he is.” He began to scheme. The next day he built a fence around the garden. But the fence did no good. Each morning Big Long Man found more corn stalks stripped. At last he thought up a scheme to catch the thief. He gathered a great ball of pine pitch and molded it into the shape of a man. He set the figure up in the cornfield and then […] Read More

Old Man at the Beginning

Crow – A story of the Crow People of Montana and Wyoming At the beginning of the world, there was nothing but water. It was dark in the world, and no one saw the water of the world. Then the Old Man of the Crow People came into the world, and he looked all around and said, “Is there nothing in this world but water?” Off in the distance, Old Man saw that there were two little ducks swimming about. These ducks had red eyes. Old Man called them to him. They came swimming, paddling in the world of water. Old Man said to them, “Is there nothing in this world but water?” The elder duck answered, “We have never seen anything in this world but water, but we think that there may be something down under the water. We feel it in our hearts.” “Dive down, Younger Duck,” said […] Read More