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Anarchy In The UK

Thirty-six years ago, the Sex Pistols created a defining moment of the 1970s. While they weren’t the first punk band, their Anarchy In The UK anthem resonated in the depressed cities and towns of ‘Middle England’. 677 more words

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On Reaganomics

“Reaganomics” is a term used to describe the series of economic reforms President Ronald Reagan enacted during the 1980s, while the economy did expand as a result, the full impact of Reaganomics would not be felt until the 1990s, when a budget surplus was produced. 758 more words

Conditional Tax Incentive: A New Tax Policy Designed to Increase Employment

In a nation where the unemployment rate keeps dropping, but we still can’t seem to get enough people employed, something’s gotta give. Some states have responded in various ways. 1,728 more words

Economics

Income Disparity: Food Fast Style (How About Some Higher Wagers With That CEO Pay?)

One of the nation’s leading fast food chains offers the perfect case of income disparity.  In 2012,  Bloomberg published a piece with a 44 year old 20 year MacDonald’s employee as its underlying human story.  711 more words

Bloomberg

Wisconsin's Burden (Stale Pale Male Scott Walker)

“Duuhmm…” (heavy breath) “…well, it’s about jobs and…” (sigh)

Wisconsin’s Burden (Stale Pale Male Scott Walker)

Scott Walker for Prez?
Vote for him at your peril… 280 more words

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