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The Reagan Crack Arms Drugs Contra Iran Los Angeles Journey.

To stop Carter getting the credit for securing the release of the 52 US embassy hostages seized after the Iranian revolution, members of the Reagan… 29 more words

Americans For Prosperity

R is for Rentier by Michael Hudson

by Michael Hudson
Writer, Dandelion Salad
michael-hudson.com
April 5, 2014

Part R in the Insider’s Economic Dictionary.

Race to the bottom: A term for dog-eat-dog competition by which countries compete by cutting wage levels so as to produce in the cheapest market, not by raising wages and labor productivity. 1,986 more words

Politics

Thom Hartman: Three Decades of Reaganomics Has Created Massive Poverty

This is an interesting clip of the Thom Hartman show. He demonstrates how Reaganomics is nothing more than a tool to redistribute income from the 99 to the 1 percent, and that roughly 50 percent of the American people are living at or near the poverty line because of it, a figure that has gone up substantially since Reagan took office. 35 more words

Economics

Reaganomics vs Obamanomics...

Vance Ginn  exposes the difference  between the economic approaches of Ronald Reagan and His Oneness,  and includes Sen. Ted Cruz’s delicious comment regarding the two.

ICANN Envision #NetFreedom

I’m no technocrat. I don’t stand to claim that I understand the nitty-gritty behind the decision to relinquish American control of ICANN. I can claim that this may be a bold move on the part of the US Commerce Department & the Obama Administration. 565 more words

Realpolitik

Reaganomics, privatization, brought Swedes crumbling schools, hospitals, booming inequality

Voters…are returning to faith in cradle to grave welfare after eight years of center-right Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt, who cut income, wealth and corporate taxes. Sweden’s tax burden has fallen by four percentage points of GDP – now lower than France.

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Politics

Try Trickle-Up Economics

By CANTON WINER
COLUMNIST, The Fordham Ram

By now, you have heard about trickle-down economics. And unless you ignore basically all reputable data, you probably recognize that trickle-down is a sham. 422 more words

From FordhamRam.com