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Firms that received federal funds to evict me on Christmas Eve 2009 say I am violating their privacy!

Firms that received federal funds to evict me on Christmas Eve 2009 say I am violating their privacy!

 

Back in 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010, well over a billion dollars of taxpayers’ money (maybe over $2 billion) was transferred by the federal government to the legal, real estate and eviction lock-up firms that handled the evictions.  In the case of many houses, if not most, the money paid for the foreclosure and eviction significantly exceeded what was owed.  This is just the type of travesties, which voters are allowing politicians to get away with. Did you notice that in the 2008 or 2012 Presidential campaigns neither party discussed doing anything about the idiocy of spending far more taxpayers’ money to make people homeless than was required to keep them in their homes? The politicians in both parties were also silent about cleaning up the corruption in the real estate-finance industry. 

In my case, I was pass due for $2133, yet the federal government paid several firms involved over $12,000 to make me homeless. The only reason that I got behind in my payments was that I had no income for eight months, but projects had started coming in by November 2009.   In fact, at the time they filed a eviction order, I had the money on hand to pay all that was pass due, plus late fees, but I was going to have refinance with a mitigation loan in mid-January to do it.  I also had the money on hand for the mitigation closing.  That is how I was able to move out most of my belongings, after receiving a notice from FannieMae’s attorney on 12/21/2009 to be out of the house by Christmas Eve – 12/24/2009.

Well, this beats the cake.  One of the firms involved with the Christmas Eve eviction is complaining that I violated THEIR privacy by mentioning it eight years later in the video I created about living in a tent for two years.  Their is no remorse . . . no offer to get me back on my feet.  Of course, all of this was public record in a state court, so I don’t see how it is a matter of privacy.   We will see what YouTube does.

  Update:  Now three firms or individuals have filed privacy complaints as of 6:20 PM on 3/7/2018!

Reckon it’s thar constitushunal rawt to screw other citizens and break the law!

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The complaint will be reviewed by the YouTube Team and may be removed pursuant to our Privacy Guidelines.

 

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Richard Thornton is a professional architect, city planner, author and museum exhibit designer-builder. He is today considered one of the nation’s leading experts on the Southeastern Indians. However, that was not always the case. While at Georgia Tech Richard was the first winner of the Barrett Fellowship, which enabled him to study Mesoamerican architecture and culture in Mexico under the auspices of the Institutio Nacional de Antropoligia e Historia. Dr. Roman Piňa-Chan, the famous archaeologist and director of the Museo Nacional de Antropologia, was his fellowship coordinator. For decades afterward, he lectured at universities and professional societies around the Southeast on Mesoamerican architecture, while knowing very little about his own Creek heritage. Then he was hired to carry out projects for the Muscogee-Creek Nation in Oklahoma. The rest is history. Richard is the Tribal Historic Preservation Officer for the KVWETV (Coweta) Creek Tribe and a member of the Perdido Bay Creek Tribe. In 2009 he was the architect for Oklahoma’s Trail of Tears Memorial at Council Oak Park in Tulsa. He is the president of the Apalache Foundation, which is sponsoring research into the advanced indigenous societies of the Lower Southeast.

12 Comments

  1. jesstowns@gmail.com'

    Richard– Please post a link for sending complaints to youtube about the complaint filed against your account.
    JT

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    • The only way I found was to send a message via feedback. There is no way to “complement” a video. I fixed the problem with not being able to access the new video. Someone screwed up at Youtube and blocked my new video, when they were trying to block the video with the privacy complaint.

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  2. Reillyranch@aol.com'

    Amazing
    With all the junk that is on YouTube and you are the one who gets censored. You said it’s just that one video but it beginning to look like another attempt to silence you. Unreal

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    • It’s unreal, but I am not surprised. The people involved with the Christmas Eve eviction should have been shipped off to a nice federal prison somewhere. However, the current corrupt system rewards such firms and punishes honest people.

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  3. redearth@hemc.net'

    There are many deep swamps that need to be drained. Keep speaking the truth! That trumpet call will bring the walls of these Jericho’s down!

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  4. Iwg42@hotmail.com'

    Hey Richard
    Cockroaches hate the light, so, shine on you crazy diamond!

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  5. Bellcamp221@yahoo.com'

    SHINE ON Oh Great Enlightener so all may See What Hids in the darkness. Momma always said “The Truth Always wins out in the end”. We are believers.

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    • wetfly76@yahoo.com'

      Oh Captain, my Captain, please do not stand down or take being bullied by any of these greedy hypocritical s.o.b.’s sir! I too ,am about to be adding my formal complaint to youtube about these modern day financial pirates seeking to bend us all over a barrel while they pick our pockets clean. Mr. Thornton Sir, it is an honor, and a privilege to have found your work and website, I commend you on your perseverance and courage to locate, speak, and stand up for the truth about what has been stolen from all of us, regardless of who’s political feathers it may ruffle! We’re all victims here, we’ve all been told hundreds of historical fairytales , essentially elaborate lies all told to appease ignorance and greed. I can think of very few atrocities that rise to this level of deception. The taking of your house on Xmas eve no less, sounds like a great way to try and silence anyone who dares to oppose the heaping helping of historical bullshit they’re still trying to sell all of us! Sorry for rambling guys, but this theft of our history has got to stop, and it will most definatly take the draining of several swamps to get ‘er done. Richard, I am with you sir, thank you for returning my true history back to me, it would be my great pleasure to assist you in any way possible. Saying you violated their privacy is akin to the thief getting stuck in the chimney while trying to break in suing the homeowner for not having a larger chimney. I love it, carry on sir and than again for all your hard work and effout, it certainly doesnt go unnoticed. H.U.A.

      Sincerely,
      Captain Chris Berglund

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  6. jamesrhodes666@msn.com'

    In the 1980s a group of combat veterans, including myself, began filing complaints and legal actions against the government regarding MIA issues-this-also-got me an eviction notice even though I was current on our house payments. Apparently what happened our mortgage holder sold our mortgage without giving us any notice. NO new payment book was provided to us, so we kept making payments, and checks were still being cashed-until the eviction notice. Seems it was MY fault I did not know our mortgage had been sold; it was MY fault the old lien holder did not transfer funds to the new mortgage holder….took a Congressional inquiry to get this corrected but only I was punished. Immediately after this was straightened out, I was fired from my teaching job because, without notice or hearing, it was alleged I had violated the LOYALTY clause of my state contract… justice-BS-worse now with this new group of isolation fascists.

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    • I was not involved in politics at all, but it was clear that there were powerful people doing a number on me. All I know is that a lot of Creeks and Seminoles with at least some military background, had similar experiences at the same time.

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