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Divest or Decay: Stop Enriching Wall Street, Reinvest In US

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A chance meeting with the owners of two local small businesses reveals the exigent nature of empowering our community instead of enriching the rich... This is the reason why I am so staunchly opposed to corporations. Do you think McDonald’s or Starbucks would ever do something like this? Of course not; the reason d’être of corporations is to maximize profits first, last and always. The minute a privately held company goes “public”, gets listed on Wall Street and issues shares to equity holders is the minute that company loses its soul and becomes a virus of this earth. This is not hyperbole... by Teodrose Fikre

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In my run for U.S. Senate against Utah's Orrin Hatch, I posted many progressive ideas and principles that I internalized over the years. I'm leaving that site up indefinitely, since it describes what I believe most members of our species truly (more...)

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