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Entries from September 30th, 2013

Rich Getting Richer. Poor Getting Poorer.

September 30th, 2013 · Comments Off on Rich Getting Richer. Poor Getting Poorer. · Capitalism, Corporations and Industry, Economics, Jobs, Labor, Lobbying, Politics, Populism, Taxes, Wall Street

In the United States today, the rich are getting richer and the poor are becoming poorer. The facts are clear. They are reported by government agencies, think tanks, universities, and by the media that report on such things as business and economics. Worse than income inequality, the United States, which had always been the beacon […]

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Putin and the Russian Economy

September 23rd, 2013 · Comments Off on Putin and the Russian Economy · Capitalism, Democracy, Economics, International affairs, Politics, Populism

In the Fall of 1952, Vladimir Vladimirovitch Putin was born in Leningrad, now St. Petersburg, to Vladimir Spirodonovich and Maria Ivanovna Putin. His father was at that time a factory worker and a member of the NKVD. The NKVD under Joe Stalin was basically the Russian Communist Gestapo. They infiltrated every segment of society, an […]

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The Health Care Lobby’s Last Ditch Attempt to Stop Obamacare

September 6th, 2013 · Comments Off on The Health Care Lobby’s Last Ditch Attempt to Stop Obamacare · ALEC, Corporations and Industry, Fascism, Health Care, Lobbying, Politics, Populism

The Patient Accessibility and Affordable Care Act, also known popularly as “Obamacare” heads into the home stretch of initiation this fall, October 1st, to be specific. And the forces arrayed against it and on the side of the for-profit health care industry and health insurance plans are pulling out all stops to prevent it from […]

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