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When will we stop blaming the poor and lauding the rich? The top of the socioeconomic ladder takes far more in welfare from the government than those at the bottom. 10 more words
My latest Detroit News op-ed takes on the “we must have public mass transit if we’re going to compete for companies like Amazon” argument. If giant tech companies think their employees need help getting around metro Detroit, they can run their own shuttle services like they do in Silicon Valley rather than asking the region’s taxpayers to foot the bill.
THE MONOPOLIZATION OF AMERICA: The Biggest Economic Problem You’re Hearing Almost Nothing About.
Not long ago I visited some farmers in Missouri whose profits are disappearing. 1,295 more words
We give welfare to corporations with seeming glee and abandon, but that’s only when the Public actually knows about it. Most companies and governments go to lengths to hide the deals they make for “economic development” from public information requests. 50 more words