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Top 20% of Earners Pay 95% of All Federal Income Taxes

‘Fair Share’? Budget Director Says Top 20% of Earners Pay 95% of All Federal Income Taxes – Guy Benson Quotes: ‘Fair Share’? Budget Director Says Top 20 Percent of Earners Pay 95 Percent of All Federal Income Taxes – Guy … Continue reading

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The Mother of All Reform

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Two Americas, Then and Now

Smart Charts » BillMoyers.com During the 1960s, poverty declined in the United States, partially because of a thriving economy and partially because of the measures implemented during President Johnson’s War on Poverty, but a significant portion of Americans were still … Continue reading

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James Cone and Taylor Branch discuss Martin Luther King

James Cone and Taylor Branch discuss Martin Luther King BILL MOYERS: King was identifying with labor and workers and felt that unions were an essential part of the civil rights struggle. TAYLOR BRANCH: Well, I think part of it is a natural … Continue reading

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God Regulated the Economy. Why Can’t We?

Wow, can you imagine this, God sticking His fingers into civil law to help the poor? My goal of reading through the Bible this year is refreshing my mind and sharpening my discernment on some important contemporary issues.  I am … Continue reading

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Noam Chomsky: Can Civilization Survive Capitalism? | 1

Noam Chomsky: Can Civilization Survive Capitalism? | Alternet really existing capitalist democracy – RECD for short Within the RECD system it is of extreme importance that we become the stupid nation, not misled by science and rationality, in the interests … Continue reading

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Distribution of Wealth in a Trickle Down Economy

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