Greed is the desire to have a lot with the absence of producing anything of value. Too often we treat the greedy as makers when in fact they are the takers.
Many think that when anyone criticizes the super rich—specifically the multimillionaires and the billionaires—that it stems from nothing more than wealth envy. While that may be true for a few who themselves were unable to attain that feat, for most it is about equity and fairness. Most remember the speech about greed given by Michael Douglas’ character […]
The article shows what would seem to be godless behavior by Ed Young not only for what seems like negligence but a callousness unbecoming of a pastor who forgot what pastoring means.
It is amazing that a kid can change one’s immediate perception. But more importantly one should note what one can learn just giving them space to articulate their thoughts.
We are not experiencing a failure of democracy. The failure we experience is the failure of the institutions of a plutocracy. And unfettered Capitalism is at the root.
A good understanding in a very nuance manner about the battle between capitalism and democratic socialism in America,
We must allow neither Democrats nor Republicans to tell us we cannot afford Medicare for All. A betrayal of the poor and middle-class should come at a cost.
This is the time we must be on the alert. They want to kill Medicare for All. The time is now and we cannot allow them to sabotage progress.
The reality is that we blame Donald Trump for too much. He is really just the instantiation of all that is evil in throughout the country, a reflection.
The working poor caller understands the extractive nature of our economy and assigns blame appropriately.