This week I received an email blast from FAIR that really upset me. They have a tax calculator that evaluates each presidential candidates policies relative to family incomes. The calculator is decidedly biased. Many are circulating it through back channels. This has a material impact voters' decision process. Unfortunately, the presumably Liberal site that has the calculator is misinforming in the same mode as Right Wing hacks. We will discuss this today.
Egberto Willies is a political activist, author, political blogger, radio show host, business owner, software developer, web designer, and mechanical engineer in Kingwood, TX. Egberto is an ardent Liberal that believes tolerance is essential. His favorite phrase is "political involvement should be a requirement for citizenship". He believes that we must get away from the current policies that reward those who simply move money/capital and produce nothing tangible for our society. If a change in policy does not occur, America will be no different than many oligarchic societies where a few are able to accumulate wealth while (more...)