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Why income taxes are a barbaric relic

I have read Armstrong Economics for a long time. And one thing that is mentioned often is economics precedes politics. 2016 looks to be an exciting year in the USA, where we throw out the old entrenched politicians and bring in those willing to serve the people, not their wallets. 804 more words

Corporate Income Tax

China's Crashing Stocks And Creaking Politics

THERE WAS A time when even financial markets in China were believed to be responsive to firm instruction and Party discipline. Yet China has become much more market driven in many spheres than it once was, even, incongruously, as President Xi Jinping has sought to exert greater control over every aspect of the body politic. 736 more words

Economy

The Real Cost of Fashion

If you have an hour and can find this on Netflix, it will raise your consciousness.

Can Xi Jinping turn China's economy around?

(This article was originally published by the Asia Society on ChinaFile.)

By David Schlesinger

When things hit their extreme, they can only move to the opposite direction — 物极必反 ( 462 more words

News

... So , What does Greece do Now ? [#economy][#euro]...

.. well , to be honest , they did not belong in the euro in the first place . Their finances were never in good enough condition to meet what are called the ” Maastrict Criteria ” for entering the Eurozone .. 166 more words

Personal Opinion

Ari Fleischer: How Republicans Can Win the White House

Fox News — Low growth, low wages and persistently high long-term unemployment have led tens of millions of Americans to lose confidence that Washington – or anyone – can do anything about it. 80 more words

Politics