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Payback Problem

Top Democrats are planning to block some of Trump’s cabinet nominees, or at least make the process a living hell. The writing was on the wall for this one, but it bears some deeper inspection. Of course the dems can … Continue reading

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“Bernie or Bust”

Dear Sarah Silverman. Dear Bernie Sanders. Dear Al Franken. Dear Hillary Clinton. Dear Mr. President. I know you would admonish all of us to ‘throw in the towel’ and get behind our candidate as a means to coalesce. We can’t. … Continue reading

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The Bank Job

A couple of the biggest banks in our nation have the honor of headline news recently: Wells Fargo and Goldman Sachs have both been held accountable for one of the best Bank Jobs ever: the housing bubble market. Reuters reports about a … Continue reading

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What ‘free stuff’ Looks Like

The idea of ‘free college’ in the US  has a lot of citizens up in arms about the whole ‘free stuff/socialist’ idea.   Here’s what ‘free stuff’ looks like at the local, community, individual level. I work in a local high … Continue reading

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Who’s Taking Care of U.S.?

Socialism is a big part of our national conversation, thanks to one presidential candidate, and many soundbites about the topic include the idea that ‘people just want to have the state take care of them.’      Well….what’s the choice? … Continue reading

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Yes, The US is a Socialist Nation

With one presidential candidate blatantly owning socialism as a way of re-directing our nation,  it’s extremely important to understand exactly what socialism is, and more importantly to realize we are already a socialist nation. A quick vocabulary discussion concerning socialism: … Continue reading

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Financial Criminals CAN be Prosecuted

Our economy is still recovering from the housing bubble collapse of 2007/2008.  People broke the law in order to create that bubble, willingly and blatantly (check out the movie The Big Short or read Matt Taibbi’s Griftopia for further enlightenment). … Continue reading

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The Importance of Socialism to Economic Balance

The Iowa caucus marks the beginning of the US presidential election cycle and this particular election is imperative to our future as a nation.  One candidate in particular is causing a stir because he blatantly speaks of socialism, an important … Continue reading

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Socialized Waste: US Military, Level – Expert

The United States is a nation full of socialist tendencies, its just a matter of where and how. Take for example this newly released report that demonstrates a huge amount of waste by our Department of Defense -we’re talking tens … Continue reading

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Finally, the US Might be Getting it Right

I wrote last week that our nation really needed to step up to the plate with regards to prosecuting those responsible for the Great Recession.  People willingly broke laws to engage in speculative behavior that sent our economy into a … Continue reading

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