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Five Actions we can take against Income Inequality

Developing pay disparity is one of the most serious issues confronting countries of all shapes and sizes. Indeed, even the world’s wealthiest and most complex nations, for example, the United States are not invulnerable from this scourge. 589 more words

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Alguns mitos, equívocos e objeções comuns ao capitalismo parte 2

Continuando um post antigo, seguem mais alguns mitos, equívocos e objeções comuns ao capitalismo.

Três mitos a respeito da Grande Depressão e do New Deal… 789 more words

Politics

Thanksgiving in the White House

Thanksgiving as a national holiday dates back to George Washington’s proclamation in 1789, which named the last Thursday in November as a national day of Thanksgiving.  346 more words

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Sweet Potatoes for Presidents

Thanksgiving became an official holiday in 1863 during Abraham Lincoln’s administration, and most U.S. Presidents have put sweet potatoes on their holiday tables ever since. 234 more words

Food

“I’ve never accepted compensation…for federal service…”

by Thomas Schwartz

In a recent CBS 60 Minutes interview, president-elect Donald Trump told Lesley Stahl, “I’m not going to take the salary.  I’m not taking it.”  The annual salary of the President of the United States is currently $400,000 plus other provisions for expenses such as entertaining and travel.  555 more words

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Once upon a time in America

Once upon a time in America, elections, even the most bitterly contested elections, included high flying rhetoric and deeply held principles to counter balance the general mud-slinging.  404 more words

Quotes 11/6/16

Have an amazing restful Sunday!!

About the time we can make the ends meet, somebody moves the ends.

Herbert Hoover

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