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
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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
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
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
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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.