As more of the working poor & middle-class Americans come to the realization that they were had by capitalists/plutocrats, the pitchforks will be sharpened.
One hopes you are having or have had a happy Labor Day barbecuing with friends and family. Enjoy today but going forward it is imperative that one fights to reestablish the power of the American worker. The American worker is the one responsible for the economic vibrancy of America. Wealthy capitalist Nick Hanauer gave a wonderful TED […]
Maureen Taylor’s message is succinct and prescient There was a gem that many missed at Netroots Nation 2014. That gem was a well-received speech by Detroit activist Maureen Taylor. I recorded her on Thursday of the event, uploaded it to YouTube, and then went on to another panel. As I recorded I remember thinking that […]
Cliven Bundy is no patriot. Real patriotism does not have to be asserted. It is implicit. It is seen in how one lives their life. It is abiding by laws.
Inasmuch as the data absolutely show the economy under Democratic Presidents outperforms GOP Presidents, you will not believe the professors’ conclusion.
Data reveal that states whose politicians generally preach small government are the most dependent on the federal government for jobs and GDP.
Dr. Danielle Martin is the most articulate spokesperson for Obamacare to date. She likely does not even realize that she is. She did not allow misinformed Senator Richard Burr (R-NC) to spew lies without pushback. Moreover, she was knowledgeable in both Canadian and American health care. The problem is that she is a Canadian. Where […]
The Daily Show mocks states that oppose Medicaid Expansion The Daily Show mocked those that oppose Medicaid Expansion. Jon Stewart’s start of the Al Madrigal piece was great. In 2012 the Supreme Court ruled that the Affordable Care Act did not destroy the country or the constitution. But the did allow states to opt-out of […]
David Brooks New York Times piece “Capitalism for the Masses” is a blood boiler. Macroeconomic math is very simple. There is one mathematical fact. If the wealth of the rich is growing at a consistently higher rate than the rate of the economy’s aggregate wealth creation and that rate differential is not completely attributable to […]
Founding Father James Madison A few weeks ago I wrote this article on one of the seeds responsible for the assault on the American fabric masses of Americans have fought for, a real democracy for all. The article partially blamed Lewis Powell for today’s dysfunctional government inspired by the “Powell Memo”. After all, that memo was a blueprint […]