Peace by Plebiscite: An Alternative End to the Israeli-Palestinian War
Proposes bypassing the governments of Israel and the Palestinians with a plebiscite in which Israeli and Palestinian populations would vote on the same day, each by majority vote, to accept or reject a Regional Peace Treaty. The current so-called peace process needs to be abandoned and a Regional Peace Treaty developed through the joint efforts of the European Union, Arab League, and the United Nations to end the war.
Wednesday, November 26, 2008
Let Us Go to Washington
A call to go to Washington for the inaugural, as a political act of support and as a warning.
Wednesday, September 24, 2008
Bailout Really Needed? Impose a Capital Security Tax to Pay For It In Full
Impose a Capital Security tax to cover the bailout costs in full. Just as Social Security and unemployment taxes cover the costs of labor security, the Capital Security Tax should cover the costs of capital security. This tax could consist of taxes on capital gains and financial transactions, the rates determined by the funds needed for current and future bailouts.
Tuesday, September 9, 2008(2 comments)
Real Change Means Changing Our Elections to Office
Let's make our elections more democratic and meaningful by enacting Voter Consent Laws, allowing voters to withhold their consent in elections to office, just as they can on ballot questions by voting "NO". Clearly, we must make are elections more democratic before we can seriously decide by elections to office what other changes are needed.