That the few have accumulated more wealth than most of the people on earth is not an accident. It is by design and we must be deprogrammed to not accept it.
Jon Stewart’s new Daily Show correspondent, South African Trevor Noah used his debut to poke at Black, economic, & American ignorance issues. A must watch.
The President has been promoting a grand bargain for some time now. He has been touting a balanced approach to solving our fiscal problems, our budget deficit and our national debt. Republicans on the other hand have been insistent in balancing the budget on the back of the middle class even as they want to […]
I was honored to be invited by Curt Gibby to speak at the “Third Saturday Seminar 2012-2013, Return of the Elders, Unleash your Wisdom”, a group that meets monthly to discuss our current politics. Before speaking, Curt had a well prepared PowerPoint of all the major local, national, and international events of interest. I was […]
Politics Done Right with Egberto Willies Saturday 12:00 Noon Central/1:00 PM Eastern Call In, talk and/or Listen: (646) 929-2495 Listen On Computer/Smartphone Live/Podcast: HERE This week’s show I must admit that my blog writing this week was not as intellectually stimulating as others. In putting this show together I realized I could have done better. […]
One can speak about income and wealth inequality with words that make this evil seem like just an antiseptic endeavor. One can try to continue to live under the delusion that in America if you work hard, if you have a great idea, and if you are smart about it, you have equal access to […]
It is not rocket science that income and wealth inequality has exploded since the inception of Reaganomics (voodoo economics according to George HW Bush).
If one watches CNBC or most financial channels, the impression is given that the free market as the best allocator of resources if left unfettered is the solution to all that ails the country’s economy. This god, the free market, will ensure that productivity and efficiency are rewarded. Additionally ones wage is somehow proportional to […]