Tax Cuts for the Rich Didn't Work
The facts are in, the experiment concluded, the theory tested and the results are in: tax cuts for the wealthy don't create jobs. Say it again: tax cuts for the wealthy don't create jobs.
Tuesday, September 6, 2011(48 comments)
Importing Poverty to the US
There was a time when the US could have led the world into an enlightened age of environmental and social enhancement. We could have exported our abundance and wealth creating ways to forge a better world for ourselves and our children, grandchildren and all of humanity. Instead we have squandered that possibility. In lieu of exporting our knowledge and vision for a better world our leaders chose to import poverty
Monday, August 8, 2011(3 comments)
What is Quantitative Easing?
The Fed and Wall Street like to give complicated sounding names to their quackery to make it seem like they are doing something intelligent and good for the economy. Giving the name "quantitative easing,' or QE, is typical of this tendency.
Saturday, April 23, 2011(2 comments)
Sustainability -- A Slogan or Reality
Have we reached the end of unsustainable practices and policies? Have we been able to effectuate meaningful change that will prevent the annihilation of modern society? Perhaps not.