Absentee farmland owners get piles of free money they don’t need. Are subsidies broken? Could dividends fix the funding problem?
Another political party makes real tax reform part of its platform, and it’s a party that could advance the cause big-time.
Want to put a price tag on paradise? Find out the price of an ordinary location in a world-class city, then subtract several thou.
The best transit system in the world doesn’t need any subsidies. Why should any system need them?
Before you’re strong enough to change the laws, is there some other social mechanism you could try?
When Wall St owned only mortgages, they were like landlords, interest was like rent. Now they are the actual rent-taking landlords.
Some want taxes that are neutral, that don’t force taxpayers to do one thing or another, but what tax would never do that?
Our ruling class cheats the public pretty openly. Has any law enforcer the guts to indict a powerful couple like Blum and Feinstein?
These news stories raise readers’ awareness yet need many readers, who need many more such insightful articles.
People feel OK demanding a raise for a low-level job but must learn to feel enough self-esteem to demand a non-work income — just like the rich do.
Putin tells his army to get ready to fight for the North Pole. Will Santa skadoodle early this year? Can’t nations get over this?
Do the math. A tax on carbon emissions gets paid mostly by who? The rich or the poor? But who gets the tax revenue?
Big Apple speculators now don’t have to pay for keeping lots vacant — a loophole in the principle of paying for what you take: prime sites.
UK comic Robert Newman makes some sound observations about the problem; as for the solution, he may come around.
You got to love it when good ideas get good coverage as happens Down Under about basic changes for economic justice.