|March 23, 2015||Posted by Staff under Economic Principles|
Poor people in Chicago probably know better than to expect tax abolition to work in their favor, not without one key component ignored in the past.
|March 21, 2015||Posted by Scott Baker under Financial|
If the US must twist arms to get others to buy its debt, is their danger for the dollar, stress in the economy, or hard times ahead for Americans?
|March 21, 2015||Posted by Staff under Art and Letters, Economic Principles|
Hey, if you have to pay more to eat out in Washington state, should you tip less? Especially if your own wages are not keeping up with inflation?
|March 19, 2015||Posted by Staff under Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt, Taxes|
The 1% might be the ones who do-gooders want to tax but the 1% should be the ones reformers should want to quit financing in the 1st place.
|March 15, 2015||Posted by Callum Newman under Economic Principles|
While everyone is focussing on Greece, today’s missive begins with why you should actually be paying more attention to Spain.
|March 14, 2015||Posted by Staff under Environmental, Rent recovery or avoidance|
Canadians in British Columbia already get a dividend from a carbon tax. Can Americans be far behind? That’s up to the American people.
|March 13, 2015||Posted by Staff under Health|
A health hotline is very useful and popular. This one is publicly funded. Yet it was organized by a libertarian-leaning governor. Was he consistent or not?
|March 12, 2015||Posted by Staff under Activism, Health|
Corporations are powerful and power corrupts but they also get it right sometimes, setting an example we individuals might want to emulate.
|March 10, 2015||Posted by Staff under Inequality / Concentration, Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt, Taxes|
A new poll shows most Americans eager to tax the rich. A new study shows American taxpayers gift the corporations trillions. What’s wrong with that picture?
|March 10, 2015||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Patent Copyright, Politics|
The New York Times and the Washington Post and the Financial Times — the major newspapers — finally get MONOPOLY’s history right.
|February 26, 2015||Posted by Staff under Activism, Politics|
Long ago, politicians far away drew the borders of states in ways that violate natural features. Why not fix that now?
|February 24, 2015||Posted by Staff under Activism, High Cost of Land, Subsidies & Waste & Public Debt|
Even as taxpayers increase their subsidy to landlords, fewer houses get built. Again, those who don’t need the favors are those who win them.
|February 23, 2015||Posted by Staff under High Cost of Land, Inequality / Concentration|
From where do the corrupt businessmen get their money? And why do millennials expect all their income to come only from a job, not their region’s land?