BUILDING ON NADER 2000 Countering corporations locally Anti-corporate power, the signature issue of the Green Party’s Nader 2000 campaign, will continue to galvanize popular support for the 2001 local elections, the 2002 Congressional elections, and the 2004 presidential election. […]
What is the PTS? The conventional property tax is two taxes in one. One falls on buildings, the other on land. Some places don’t tax improvements at all, just sites. They did the Property Tax Shift (the PTS). Why is […]
ALBERTA, A LA ALASKA, SHARES OIL RENT Geonomics is … a way to have everybody pulling on the same end of the rope. Last summer’s expansive forest fires shed light on growing class resentment in the West. Old log-gers and […]
2000 Summer Fall 9 1&2
Important new book, Libertarian Party at Sea on Land by Harold Kyriazi. You can find out all about it right here.
The environmental tax shift evolved in three phases: from taxing pollution while untaxing income (a federal tax), thru taxing extraction while untaxing sales (a state tax), to taxing location while untaxing built property (a local tax). The last of these […]
Mason Gaffney’s Suicide List Sales-tax Suicides through History Now made public for the first time ever — Dr. Mason Gaffney’s personal list of “sales tax suicides”!! We have edited Dr. Gaffney’s notes slightly. Leaders retired, peacefully or not peacefully, by […]
Taxes Against Commerce — Why? Taxation of interjurisdictional e-commerce We admit that “interjurisdictional e-commerce” is a rootin- tootin’ fancy term. The basic point is, why do governments keep on trying to levy taxes against free market activities such as buying […]
Video images from a time-lapse camera orbiting Earth would show cities erupting, spilling onto farmland, emptying out their cores. A close-up would reveal cities infested by the car virus; the urban cell membrane dissolves, leaking out human habitat. The alert […]
2000 a b Winter Spring 8 3&4
News Archive with free access to all major
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1999 c d Summer Fall 8 1&2
ARWEP Alliance to Raise Wages and End Poverty PO Box 591292 San Francisco, CA 94159-1292 415/752-7044 President: Yisroel Pensack Secretary: David Giesen ARWEP engages in education and seeks to influence legislation. It advocates heavily taxing land values and untaxing wages, […]
Geonomics is … an economic policy based on the earth’s natural patterns. Eco-systems self-regulate by using feedback loops to keep balance. Can economies do likewise? Why don’t they now produce efficiently and distribute fairly? The answers lie in the money […]
1999 Winter Spring 7 3&4