Posts Tagged by New York City
|July 11, 2014||Posted by Staff under Corruption, Economic Principles, High Cost of Land|
Shady magnates and corrupt politicians from all over the globe stash their ill-gotten gains in condos on prime sites.
|March 27, 2014||Posted by Scott Baker under Editorials|
Polluters will pay, once Scott Baker, Novelist and President of Common Ground NYC, gets his way, a way to benefit all life on Earth.
|March 25, 2014||Posted by Scott Baker under Editorials|
No longer are well-connected companies mere parasites, now they’re full-fledged econ-eaters! How much will be left when they’re done?
|March 22, 2014||Posted by Scott Baker under Editorials|
The various goals most of us want are not mutual contradictions but feasible, as this new video shows.
|January 31, 2014||Posted by Scott Baker under Editorials|
Abby Martin of the popular RT TV show, “Breaking the Set”, invited New Yorker Scott Baker to appear and explain Geoism.
|January 5, 2014||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
New York City charter schools in low-income neighborhoods, whose numbers are on the rise, show some of the most impressive achievement gains.
|December 13, 2013||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
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.
|November 1, 2013||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
New York City routinely permits private property owners to acquire public land without paying for it. Do charge them, and all owners, rent for land. But don’t tax anyone’s efforts.
|January 9, 2007||Posted by Staff under Archive, Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Corporate Welfare Funnels Money from Taxpayers to Elite Everything I Know About Incentives I Learned in New York City Thanks to Greg LeRoy of Good Jobs First for circulating the below article, which originally appeared in State Tax Notes. You’re […]
|January 9, 2007||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Government Seizures of Private Property After 19 Months, Government Finally Returns Seized Car — Damaged Here is a news announcement on the idiotic implementation of “forfeiture” laws — this update comes from the American Civil Liberties Union. NEW YORK– The […]
|August 24, 2005||Posted by Lindy Davies under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Land and Justice — Part 2 by Lindy Davies Last week, I made the (perhaps surprising) statement that treating land, the opportunities freely supplied by nature, as a private asset is the root cause of poverty and environmental degradation. That’s […]
|October 18, 2004||Posted by Fred Foldvary under Archive, Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Fred Foldvary’s Editorial Freeze! Police Tactics Endanger the Public by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor If an armed gang in street clothes attacks you in New York City, it is dangerous to try to defend yourself. They could be the […]
|August 19, 2003||Posted by Staff under The Progress Report|
Interpreting the East Coast Blackout THE BLACKOUT — LIGHT DAWNS! We are pleased to welcome a new writer, Catherine Orloff. by Catherine Orloff After the massive power blackout of August 14-15, a crucial question is WHY this country’s electric infrastructure […]
|October 27, 2002||Posted by Staff under Archive, Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Fights Over Land Rights Continue New York’s Community Gardens in Danger by Helen Drusine reprinted with permission from Earth Times News Service The Lower East Side of New York City, or ‘alphabet city’ as it more commonly called, was for […]
|May 13, 2002||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Shift the Property Tax This guest editorial originally appeared way back in 1979. The politicians did not take the author’s advice, so cities such as Chicago have deteriorated. Now the author is running for Governor of Illinois. His recommendations are […]